Category Archives: March 8 coalition

A Peek at Salam’s Controversial Cabinet

The main concern now is forming the cabinet. We will switch off our engines so that we can focus on reaching a good outcome. (Photo: Haytham Moussawi) Published Friday, April 12, 2013   As premier-designate Tammam Salam focuses on forming … Continue reading

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Posted on April 8, 2013 by Alexandra Valiente Monday April 8, 2013, no126Weekly information and analysis bulletin specialized in Arab Middle Eastern affairs prepared by neworientnews.comEditor in chief Wassim Raadwassimraad73@gmail.comNew Orient Center for Strategic policies   Tammam Salam problems begin … Continue reading

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Saudi Arabia Set for Lebanon Comeback

Najb Mikati attends a session of the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting 2013 on 25 January 2013 at the Swiss resort of Davos. (Photo: AFP – Johannes Eisele)   By: Nasser Charara Published Tuesday, April 2, 2013   Following the … Continue reading

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Jamil Al-Sayyed: On Miqati resignation and the war on Syria

River to Sea Uprooted Palestinian   The views expressed in this article are the sole responsibility of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of this Blog!

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Lebanon: Kingmaker Jumblatt Declares His Conditions

His second condition stands out most. Jumblatt doesn’t want Michel Aoun’s Free Patriotic Movement to control the lucrative energy and telecom ministries as they have in previous governments. (Photo: Marwan Tahtah)   By: Hassan Illeik Published Friday, March 29, 2013 … Continue reading

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What are Western Diplomats Telling March 14?

The West always talks about its support for national agreements and stability, and does not act as if it is concerned about whether this government stays or goes. (Photo: Al-Akhbar)   By: Nicolas Nassif Published Monday, November 26, 2012   … Continue reading

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Nasrallah: March 14 inciting sectarian war

Published Monday, November 12, 2012 Hezbollah chief Hassan Nasrallah called on Lebanese to practice restraint, urging Sunnis and Shias in particular to remain vigilant towards those who “insist on dragging the country into sedition.” Speaking in a televised address on … Continue reading

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