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Like the youth in most Arab countries, Tunisians are indifferent to political life in their country and elsewhere. This indifference is the result of old policies and new successive disappointments, which have generated in them ignorance and coldness vis-à-vis what is happening on the Tunisian political scene. Although they played a key role in the …

The Lebanese military arrested two men in an attack on Shia mourners at the funeral of a Hezbollah commander where at least two people were killed, a security source reported by Reuters said. . The funeral was held in the Lebanese town of Khaldeh for the Hezbollah commander who was killed a day earlier, Hezbollah …

WWhen we were younger, my older sister Heba kept a picture on her dresser in our bedroom that always caught my eye. She said I was the redhead girl in the picture, but I was born with blonde curls and had light brown hair at the time. The girl in the photo was named Sara, …

Twelve months after the catastrophic explosion of the port which left more than 200 dead, thousands injured and left around 300,000 people homeless, Lebanon’s dramatic descent into the economic and political crisis is worsening. Lebanon’s economic collapse was so severe that the World Bank ranked it among the three most severe on record since the …

Twelve months after the catastrophic explosion of the port which left more than 200 dead, thousands injured and left around 300,000 people homeless, Lebanon’s dramatic descent into the economic and political crisis is worsening. Lebanon’s economic collapse was so severe that the World Bank ranked it among the three most severe on record since the …

WASHINGTON – The House Subcommittee on the Middle East, North Africa and Global Counterterrorism met on Thursday to discuss the “political paralysis of Lebanon, the economic crisis and the challenges of American politics. Representative Ted Deutch (D-Florida), chairman of the committee, said that the resignation of Prime Minister designate Saad Hariri two weeks ago after …

The Lebanese Saad Hariri finally apologized for not having formed the government until nine months after President Michel Aoun entrusted him with this mission. However, Aoun rejected the ministers proposed by Hariri, especially with regard to the selection of Christians, which the president considers his specialty. Aoun also wants to keep a third party at …

Once envied by the Arab world, Lebanon has become a hopeless case with no end in sight. Its political system is deadlocked, as its economy perishes with each passing day, forcing its leaders to advocate for emergency foreign aid to stay afloat, including food for its starving army. But the Lebanese, a shrewd people better …

The attention of politicians is on the elections next year “No plan B has yet been agreed,” said a source close to the presidency “Slow death” if we just wait for the vote – opposition figure BEIRUT, July 16 (Reuters) – France on Friday urged Lebanon to appoint a prime minister as soon as possible …

The attention of politicians is on the elections next year “No plan B has yet been agreed,” said a source close to the presidency “Slow death” if we just wait for the vote – opposition figure BEIRUT, July 16 (Reuters) – France on Friday urged Lebanon to appoint a prime minister as soon as possible …