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· May, 2008

Stories about Middle East & North Africa from May, 2008

31 May 2008

Lebanon: Palestinian Children's Exhibition

Syria: Golan Cherries for Export

Lebanon: The Doha Agreement

Lebanese political leaders who met in Doha under the patronage of the Emir of Qatar Shaikh Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani reached an agreement last week. The full text of...

29 May 2008

Armenia: Bigoted Journalism

Iran: Hackers attacked several Arab language sites

Iran:”Propaganda against Shi'ites in Saudi Arabia

From the Diary of a Sinister Egyptian Spinster

Egyptian women have their own set of challenges, ranging from the right to marry themselves off to inequality in marriage and divorce rights. Marwa Rakha sheds light on the thoughts...

28 May 2008

Egypt: Torture Acceptable

Bahrain: A Tourist at Home

Bahrain: The Ideal Woman

Bahrain: Sectarian and Xenophobic

Bahrain: Shia Shrines

Bahrain: When sect determines your spouse

Coolred38 is an American Muslim living in Bahrain, and she often finds herself frustrated at examples of what she sees as bad and even harmful behaviour being justified by religion....

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