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By Hasan Abu Nimah - Feb 06,2019
Eight years ago, the Arab League suspended Syria's membership as it did Libya's.Both decisions were wrong, not just because they violated the league’s charter, but because by doing so, the body circumvented any possibility of addressing two major Arab crises in a responsible and
By Hasan Abu Nimah - Jan 29,2019
The prospects for a peaceful 2019 do not seem any better than what our region has been experiencing for decades.No amount of the usual seasonal good wishes for a happy and peaceful new year would make a difference while injustice resulting from aggression, lawlessness and occupat
By Hasan Abu Nimah - Jan 22,2019
I spent the last three days in Baghdad participating in a round-table meeting organised by the Baghdad Policy Club, which convened to discuss: Iraq and its neighbours — challenges and opportunities for a new regional stability.When I received the invitation a month ago, I wa
By Hasan Abu Nimah - Jan 15,2019
Late last week, there was another Israeli airstrike on Syrian targets in the immediate vicinity of the capital, Damascus. A day later, there was another attack on Gaza, something that happens on a regular basis.
By Hasan Abu Nimah - Jan 08,2019
Once again, the so-called “ultimate deal”, US President Donald Trump's long awaited plan for settling the Palestinian-Israeli conflict, has been delayed.
By Hasan Abu Nimah - Dec 18,2018
A European ambassador in Jordan once argued, insistently, that Israel can live with the Palestinian situation permanently.
By Hasan Abu Nimah - Dec 11,2018
The simple answer is most people do. We have been witnessing the demonstrations in France and Belgium against the economic measures taken by their governments, specifically rising petrol prices.Jordanians share similar grievances.
By Hasan Abu Nimah - Dec 04,2018
Although talking about youth as the future sounds novel, the reality is that this has been the case all along. One generation takes over from its predecessor.
By Hasan Abu Nimah - Nov 20,2018
The simple answer is because it crowns His Majesty King Abdullah’s relentless efforts in: Clearing Islam from bigotry and desecration, reaffirming the Jordanian tradition of promoting full understanding among followers of all faiths and combatting all and every trend of discord a
By Hasan Abu Nimah - Nov 13,2018
Two days ago, there was an Israeli military incursion into Gaza. An assassination squad crossed the border into southern Gaza in a disguised vehicle, to murder a resistance Hamas leader. They were detected just as they managed to hit their intended target.



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