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Nicholas Noe
Nicholas Noe is co-founder of the Beirut-based media monitoring service He is also the editor of the 2007 book, Voice of Hezbollah: The Statements of Sayyid Hassan Nasrallah (Verso).

Entries by Nicholas Noe

When NGOs Call For Military Intervention in Syria: The Case of the International Crisis Group

(4) Comments | Posted September 15, 2015 | 1:28 PM

In July 2011, a mere four months into the Syria revolt, the venerable, Brussels-based conflict-mitigation NGO, International Crisis Group (ICG), released a lengthy report with the provocative title, "The Syrian Regime's Slow-motion Suicide."

"The situation has reached an apparent stalemate," the report's authors declared, "but it would be...

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The Battle for Southern Syria Has Been Joined and a Regional Conflict May Just Be the Main Event

(10) Comments | Posted February 12, 2015 | 7:59 AM

Beirut -- If reports in the Arabic media and now the English language media bear out in the coming period, an exceedingly dangerous new battle in the almost four-year-long Syria revolt/war is apparently now being joined.

According to several Lebanese daily newspapers, the combined military axis represented by...

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A Third Way on Syria Is Still Possible

(3) Comments | Posted May 31, 2011 | 6:38 PM

Beirut -- In yet another incredibly dangerous turn in the Middle East, "liberal interventionists" are once again joining forces with "hawkish" neoconservative voices to advocate for the collapse of the Syrian regime -- sooner rather than later.

Unlike in the run-up to the disastrous Iraq War, however, this Neo-LiberalCon consensus...

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The End of March 14?

(3) Comments | Posted August 11, 2009 | 4:50 PM

As Lebanon's Pro-US Coalition Fractures, New Opportunities for Peace Emerge

Beirut -- In the depths of summer, and with scant coverage by the US media, one would be forgiven for not having noticed a fairly significant development in Lebanon: the crumbling of the pro-US majority alliance known as March 14.

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