Articles tagged with: Israel

Eyad Abu Shakra
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on : Wednesday, 15 Apr, 2015

Opinion: The Truth about “America’s Project”

With every day that passes, Operation Decisive Storm proves just how necessary, and hence, justifiable it is. The conspirators inside Yemen have made huge investments over the past few years in funding sectarian infrastructures, organizations, logistics, as well as tribal and interest-based relations woven with ex-president Ali Abdullah Saleh’s “family-run militia.” The militia that has fought under his banner defends his interests and the interests of those he chooses to befriend toda...

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Abdulrahman Al-Rashed
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on : Sunday, 5 Apr, 2015

Opinion: Iran, the Beast Unchained?

In my Op-ed yesterday about the framework nuclear deal between the West and Iran, I wrote an analysis of this topic’s previous chapter and sought to understand why Iran accepted the agreement—and at what price. But what is much more important than dwelling on the past is to look at the “new Iran” as a regime no longer subjected to the sanctions and constraints which have restricted its efforts over the past three decades. I believe that with this deal we are facing an agreement as...

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Abdulrahman Al-Rashed
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on : Saturday, 4 Apr, 2015

Opinion: Iran nuclear deal means change is coming

The nuclear deal is now a reality and one that should be dealt with as a fait accompli. Even before getting into the details of the nuclear deal between Iran and the United States,...

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Asharq Al-Awsat
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on : Saturday, 4 Apr, 2015

Iran president views nuclear deal as start of new relationship with world

Beirut and Jerusalem, Reuters—Iran's president said on Friday that a framework for a nuclear deal was just the first step toward building a new relationship with the world, a...

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Asharq Al-Awsat
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on : Tuesday, 24 Mar, 2015

Arab-Israeli political leaders reject Netanyahu’s apology

Jerusalem, AP—Arab political leaders in Israel on Tuesday rejected Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's apology for comments he made in last week's national elections that offen...

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Sawsan Abu-Husain
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on : Saturday, 21 Mar, 2015

Arab League seeking joint confrontation of terrorism: Bin Helli

Cairo, Asharq Al-Awsat—Leaders attending the upcoming Arab League summit must seek "joint Arab confrontation" of terrorism across the Middle East, the deputy secretary-...

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Asharq Al-Awsat
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on : Wednesday, 18 Mar, 2015

Netanyahu’s Likud surges to stunning Israeli election win

Tel Aviv, AP—Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's ruling Likud Party scored a resounding victory in the country's election, final results showed Wednesday, a stunning ...

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Asharq Al-Awsat
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on : Tuesday, 17 Mar, 2015

As Israelis vote, Netanyahu rules out Palestinian state

Jerusalem, AP—Israelis were voting in parliament elections Tuesday after a heated three-month campaign that focused on economic issues but ended with a dramatic last-minute...

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Asharq Al-Awsat
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on : Wednesday, 11 Mar, 2015

ISIS video shows killing of teen accused as Israeli spy

Beirut, Reuters—A video posted online by Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) militants on Tuesday showed a boy fatally shooting Muhammad Musallam, an Israeli Arab accused ...

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Asharq Al-Awsat
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on : Monday, 2 Mar, 2015

Netanyahu arrives in US, signs of easing of tensions over Iran speech

Washington, Reuters—The United States and Israel showed signs of seeking to defuse tensions on Sunday ahead of a speech in Washington by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netan...

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