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Arab Revolts

The Arab Spring Is Not Dead

Soumaya Ghannoushi | Posted 01.14.2017 | Home
Soumaya Ghannoushi

As the flames ignited from the dusty town of Sidi Bouzid in central Tunisia spread from one Arab country to another, it seemed as if Arabs had finally emerged out of the long dark tunnel where they had been forced to dwell for decades.

Tripoli Falls To Libyan Rebels

AP/The Huffington Post | By KARIN LAUB and BEN HUBBARD | Posted 10.21.2011 | Home

TRIPOLI, Libya (AP) -- Libyan rebels raced into Tripoli Sunday and met little resistance as Moammar Gadhafi's defenders melted away and his 42-year ru...

Yemen President's Injuries Will Prevent Him From Governing For Months: Official

New York Times | Laura Kasinof | Posted 09.01.2011 | Home

SANA, Yemen — A senior Yemeni official who was briefed on the health of President Ali Abdullah Saleh said that the president’s injuries would leav...

Why We Should Prepare for the Arab Spring to Fail

Katie Engelhart | Posted 08.01.2011 | Home
Katie Engelhart

In history, we're used to seeing events on an extended timeline: where a few years, or a few decades don't mean very much. In current affairs, that's harder to swallow.

The Arab Spring Reshuffles Turkey's Cards

Raghida Dergham | Posted 07.15.2011 | Home
Raghida Dergham

Turkish PM Erdogan finds himself today trapped between his friendships with unpopular Arab and Iranian leaders and the public in those countries who is now crossing into democracy and poised to accuse him of double standards.

Press in China

Jeff Danziger | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jeff Danziger