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Commentary

Pessimism Reigns as Suffering in Gaza Continues

Middle East Policy Council, July 14, 2014

Palestinian civilian and militant casualties continue to rise as the Israeli military assault on the Gaza Strip enters its ...

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Journal Essay

Water Insecurity, Climate Change and Governance in the Arab World

Scott Greenwood

Summer 2014, Volume XXI, Number 2

The Middle East has been among the most arid regions of the globe for several thousand years. Nevertheless, recent extreme ...

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Hill Forum

U.S. Commitments to the Gulf Arab States

, April 23, 2014

The following is an unedited transcript of the seventy-sixth in a series of Capitol Hill conferences convened by the Middle ...

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Commentary

Middle Eastern Perspectives on the Ukraine Crisis

Middle East Policy Council, April 18, 2014

The Middle East’s media, with its own host of traumatic change to talk about, might be forgiven for overlooking ...

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Commentary

Newborns Should Bring Joy, Not Bankruptcy

Khalaf Ahmad Al Habtoor, April 7, 2014

Welcoming a new addition to the family marks one of the happiest moments in the lives of most couples. And ...

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Commentary

Statement by Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu on U.S. Efforts to Curb Freedom of Speech

Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu, April 2, 2014

I am writing today to express grave concern about a wave of legislative measures in the United States aimed ...

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