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Mustafa Abdel-Jalil on Libya’s Revolution

Mustafa Abdel-Jalil on Libya’s Revolution

Rabat, Asharq Al-Awsat—While Libya today remains in a state of turmoil, the uprising against Gaddafi in February 2011 was one of the more surprising aspects of the ‘Arab Spring,’ and was one of the developments that raised hopes highest among observers...
Scenes from Cairo

Scenes from Cairo

On my most recent trip to Egypt I noticed how few passengers were on board the plane, especially in business and first class. As they say, “capital is a coward” that fears instability and uncertainty. The Egyptian newspapers were full of talk about the...