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By Hasan Abu Nimah - Jun 17,2014
Although we’ve become accustomed to astounding political occurrences in the region, the latest developments in Iraq are by far the most spectacular. It was hard to believe that the entire province of Nineveh and its capital, Mosul, Iraq’s second largest city, could f
By Hasan Abu Nimah - Jun 10,2014
When people find themselves in difficult situations beyond the control of their human abilities, they often say only God can help.
By Hasan Abu Nimah - Jun 03,2014
The recent Cabinet measures aiming at regulating official car usage, including the decision to withdraw cars from high government officials and cancel permits already issued authorising the use of such cars, is a step in the right direction. It should be pursued to the very end
By Hasan Abu Nimah - May 27,2014
Last week was a glorious season of celebration for Jordan and the Jordanian people. Almost simultaneously, the country had to commemorate its National Day, to memorialise the anniversary of the  Al Israa wal Miraj, the Prophet Mohammad’s nocturnal journey during which
By Hasan Abu Nimah - May 20,2014
The joy of travel, whether for business or for pleasure, is often lost by airport security complications.
By Hasan Abu Nimah - May 13,2014
Rainfalls last week were very heavy.
By Hasan Abu Nimah - May 06,2014
Many questions are yet to be answered about the failure of the peace mission of US Secretary of State John Kerry: Will the Americans give up?
By Hasan Abu Nimah - Apr 29,2014
Just three days before the critical deadline of April 29, marking the end of the 9-month-long period for negotiating a Palestinian-Israeli peace, PA President Mahmoud Abbas reaffirmed his terms for extending the talks for some additional time. Addressing the Palestinian Central
By Hasan Abu Nimah - Apr 22,2014
The kidnapping of our ambassador  to Libya, Fawaz Al Aitan puts the country suddenly before a painful human tragedy as well as a grave political crisis. Imagine the impact of the shock on the ambassador’s immediate  family, his wife and his kids with him in Tripo
By Hasan Abu Nimah - Apr 15,2014
Former Tunisian president Zine Al Abidine Ben Ali has just been sentenced to life in absentia by a Tunisian military court, for the fourth time in the last two years, mostly for complicity in the murder of protesters in the 2011 revolution that led to his quick ouster. Ben Ali h

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