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    The leaders who could not lead

    Mahboob A Khawaja | Updated at 12:00am on December 09, 2019

    ONCE the Arabs were leaders in knowledge, creativity, science and human manifestation, progress and future-making — the Islamic civilisation lasting for eight hundred years in...

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    Arab businessmen and investors conference held

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:03am on November 17, 2019

    The 18th Arab Businessmen and Investors Conference took place at Ritz Carlton Hotel in Bahrain recently. Daffodil International University founder and chairman Md Sabur Khan...

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    Is this Iraq’s Arab spring?

    Stasa Salacanin | Updated at 10:00pm on November 08, 2019

    SINCE the beginning of October thousands of protesters, mostly young Iraqis, from central and southern Iraqi major cities have been voicing their opposition to the...

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    Retreat of the American empire

    Robert Fisk | Updated at 12:00am on October 25, 2019

    IN DAYS gone by, I used to compare the Trump presidency with the Arab dictatorships. He took preposterous pleasure in the company of Egypt’s Sisi...

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    Sins of the Arab leaders

    Elias Akleh | Updated at 12:00am on September 07, 2019

    AN AMERICAN friend asked me the following question: How is it that the large Arab World that extends from the Persian Gulf east all the...

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    What revolutionaries have learnt since

    Patrick Cockburn | Updated at 12:00am on April 24, 2019

    TWO very different political waves are sweeping through the Middle East and north Africa. Popular protests are overthrowing the leaders of military regimes for the...

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    Crisis-struck Sudan signs deals for $300m with Arab funds

    Reuters . Cairo | Updated at 12:00am on March 17, 2019

    Sudan has signed deals for loans worth $300 million with regional Arab funds, authorities said on Saturday, as the government struggles to cope with an...