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Rutland Herald
Former ambassador sheds light on Syrians' valuesAlmost 30 years before he became the last U.S. ambassador to Syria, Robert Ford
Former ambassador sheds light on Syrians' values
Rutland Herald / Posted 20 hours ago
Almost 30 years before he became the last U.S. ambassador to Syria, Robert Ford visited there with a friend. It was 1983, and the U.S. had fired on Syrian troops as part of the ill-fated intervention in the Lebanese civil war. Studying Arabic in... Read more
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New Kerala
A model for Islam and Middle East today? ( - newkerala.com #63352Title: Saladin - The Life, Legend and the Islamic Empire; Author: John Man; Pub
A model for Islam and Middle East today? ( - newkerala.com #63352
New Kerala / Posted 10 days ago
Title: Saladin - The Life, Legend and the Islamic Empire; Author: John Man; Publisher: Corgi Books; Pages: 320 ; Price: Rs.499 Few historical figures end up being glorified more by their adversaries than by their own people - even centuries after... Read more
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The Washington Times
DANIEL PIPES: Sykes-Picot agreement from 1916 shaped modern Middle EastANALYSIS/OPINION: The Sykes-Picot accord that has shaped and distorted the mod
DANIEL PIPES: Sykes-Picot agreement from 1916 shaped modern Middle East
The Washington Times / Posted 15 days ago
ANALYSIS/OPINION: The Sykes-Picot accord that has shaped and distorted the modern Middle East was signed 100 years ago, on May 16, 1916. In the deal, Mark Sykes for the British and Francois Georges-Picot for the French, with the Russians... Read more
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Daily Mail
How beauty trends in Syria have changed over 100 yearslooks of recent years The Syrian war has seen the world's gaze turned towards
How beauty trends in Syria have changed over 100 years
Daily Mail / Posted 1 months ago
looks of recent years The Syrian war has seen the world's gaze turned towards the country in recent years, with analysis of its politics, its culture as well as its people - and now even its evolution of female beauty is going under the... Read more
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The Star
U.N. set to name coordinator on Syrian detaineesname a coordinator to probe the fate of Syrian detainees, a move sought by the
U.N. set to name coordinator on Syrian detainees
The Star / Posted 1 months ago
name a coordinator to probe the fate of Syrian detainees, a move sought by the opposition which accuses President Bashar al-Assad's government of torturing, starving and killing people in custody. More than 100,000 people are believed to be... Read more

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