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· September, 2010

Stories about Middle East & North Africa from September, 2010

Jordanian Bloggers Promote Dialogue With U.S.

Jordanian bloggers advocate for dialogue and moderation rather than extremism in responding to U.S. misconceptions toward Muslims.

Jordan: Introducing the Bitter Khalto

Iraq: Inside a Hospital

Iraq: The Little Boy Who Could Not See

Iraq: The Endless Suffering of Iraqis

Bahrain: Who is Ali Abdulemam?

Bahrain: Access to Political Societies Websites Blocked

Bahrain: Human Rights Societies

Morocco: “Why Belle is a Peace Corps Volunteer”

A blog meme is making the rounds amongst female Peace Corps Volunteers in Morocco; though neither of the bloggers who posted the meme disclosed its origins, both women say that...

Egypt: “The Inevitable Mubarak Photoshopping Contest”

In its coverage of the 2010 Peace Talks–the latest round of direct negotiations between leaders from Israel, Palestine, Jordan, Egypt, and the US, Al Ahram newspaper used Photoshop skills to...

Russia, Israel, Syria: Missile Agreement

Iran:Derakhshan sentenced to 19.5 years in prison

Bahrain: Unwatchable TV

Iran:Facebook for Art

Morocco: Human Rights Activist Arrested for Buying Alcohol

Egypt: The US, Sharia Courts and Hysteria

Egypt: The Proposal

Kuwait: Earthquake Question

Saudi Arabia: Gay Saudi Diplomats

Iran: Strike at Bazzar

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