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Why Syria is not Egypt

The civil war could lead to sectarian conflict across the Arab Middle East

The war witness

The Middle East was Anthony Shadid’s muse.

Schoolbus falls in river, 4 kids among 6 dead

Four children between the ages of eight and 11 were among six killed Saturday when a school bus plunged into the Kalvi river in Aldona village near here.

Always a welcome

How hotels become homes when conflict threatens?

The Syrian isolation

The crisis in Damascus takes a turn for the worse

Tahrir, Part 2

Cairo worries if its revolution will get derailed

Spring in their step

How Kuwait is different from Egypt, Tunisia, Yemen

Magnet on the Bosphorus

The increasing allure of the Turkish model

Tunisia rises

After the first elections of the Arab Spring, there is hope and concern

Yemen on the edge

Violence erupts again as Saleh desperately holds on


Op/Eds, Interviews & Reportage, 2008-2011



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