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By Hasan Abu Nimah - May 15,2019
Aesop’s Fables, written by the Greek writer Aesop in the fifth century BC, is a great book of fun and wisdom that I read in Arabic at the age of 12. It contains short tales, fables, each illustrating a particular moral lesson.
By Hasan Abu Nimah - May 07,2019
Gaza has been under a brutal and devastating Israeli attack once more. Israel does not respect its part of the supposedly existing ceasefire agreement brokered by Egypt between the two warring sides.
By Hasan Abu Nimah - Apr 30,2019
While trying to market his plan for resolving the Palestinian-Israeli conflict, or maybe the wider Arab-Israeli conflict, Jared Kushner argues that a new approach is needed in response to the failure of previous peace formulas.While it is true that all previous peace formulas, in
By Hasan Abu Nimah - Apr 23,2019
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s threat to annex the Jewish settlements built on occupied Palestinian land has been widely criticised.
By Hasan Abu Nimah - Apr 16,2019
There are many reasons why I disagree with the current scaremongering over a purported threat to Jordan, posed by the so-called “deal of the century”, if it will ever come to light.Although we still do not know the exact text of the deal, the main features of the plan have alread
By Hasan Abu Nimah - Apr 09,2019
Just days before his country’s general elections, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu declared his intention to annex the settlements built illegally over the last 50 years on occupied Palestinian land.
By Hasan Abu Nimah - Apr 02,2019
US President Donald Trump’s decision to recognise Israel’s sovereignty over the Syrian occupied Golan Heights has been widely condemned and rejected: by the UN Secretary General, Europeans, Russians, individual Arab states, the Arab League’s Tunis summit, Turkey, Iran and many ot
By Hasan Abu Nimah - Mar 27,2019
His Majesty King Abdullah’s decision on Monday to cancel a scheduled working visit to Romania in response to its decision to move its embassy to Jerusalem comes as no surprise: King Abdullah is known for promptness and drastic action on such vital matters.
By Hasan Abu Nimah - Mar 19,2019
The Bab Al Rahmah (Gate of Mercy) building is part of Al Haram Al Sharif’s 144-dunum complex in the occupied city of Jerusalem.
By Hasan Abu Nimah - Mar 12,2019
The so-called Arab Spring that swept across much of the Arab world eight years ago appears to be having a resurgence.An incident in a remote Tunisian town in 2010 sparked a wave of rebellions across the Arab world.It was on December 17, 2010 when Mohammad Bouazizi, who had f



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