|Posted on December 28, 2013 at 10:00 AM||comments (0)|
As 2013 is heading towards folding its few remaining pages, some of our struggles and armed disputes will persist facing any looming comprehensive resolution and will mostly prevail during the first half of 2014 to the least. Residents of the Levantine are getting more and more indulged in the daily casual politics' talks. A morning coffee by the sidewalk of a bistro, a noon club-sandwich by the ...Read Full Post »
|Posted on December 15, 2013 at 2:35 PM||comments (0)|
She lived the life of a crown-less queen and talked about the public figures of our time as if she had just invited them to a gala dinner yesterday. She was eloquent, although she did not reach high school, charismatic despite her blushed traits whenever she was dragged into a debate, and chic yet a protagonist of a social revolt against the bourgeoisie's etiquette. In brief, she was as harmonious and incongruent a...Read Full Post »
|Posted on December 2, 2013 at 4:30 PM||comments (0)|
The economic crisis, which turned repellant between 2007 and 2008, did not only provoke the collapse of large financial institutions and the bailout of renown banks by national governments, but rather stood as a ravening scourge threatening the lives of hundreds of thousands of citizens across the globe. While member states in the European Union (EU), such ...Read Full Post »
|Posted on November 26, 2013 at 4:30 PM||comments (0)|
|Posted on November 12, 2013 at 2:00 PM||comments (0)|
The breakdown of the worldwide economic system, which traits emerged during the last decade of the twentieth century, and the protracted terrorism acts that pockmarked the post Soviet era pushed wealthy states to concert efforts in blocking the flow of migrants with all possible means. As the poor cluster lost hope in international humanitarian organisations, more breadwinners decided to pay their savings for a ris...Read Full Post »
|Posted on November 1, 2013 at 11:35 AM||comments (0)|
It is an awkward trilogy by virtue: one friendship was entrenched after a deadly animosity and another love affair was dumped following a sinful treason though it is apparently recovering well. Between the Caesar, the Ayatollah and the King, the Middle East risks not to subdue the challenges ahead.
"America's complete Israel support against the Arabs makes it difficult ...Read Full Post »
|Posted on October 25, 2013 at 6:55 PM||comments (0)|
The spokesperson of the Saudi Ministry of Interior had warned, on Thursday 24 October 2013, from calls for congregations and marches against the de facto driving ban on females, and denounced such activities as "disturbing the public peace and opening venues to sedition, which only serve the senseless, the ill-intentioned, intruders, and opportunity hunters".
The above-mentioned long list of accus...Read Full Post »
|Posted on October 20, 2013 at 7:15 AM||comments (0)|
Most of us are so attached to their computers, printers, cellphones, lunch paper wraps or napkins, and daily-use cosmetics that we can not function in case any of the items on the list ran out of stock.
A month ago, I received a mail from the boss' secretary headlined "not entitled for a vacation yet". The triage scheme I adopt during shift hours is very simple; this is what I thought at least....Read Full Post »
|Posted on October 13, 2013 at 2:30 PM||comments (0)|
Following the killing - which was interpreted as death - of previous president, Muammar Al-Gaddafi, putting an end to his 42-year authoritarian ruling, Libya immersed into a swamp of multiple quasi official - as well as completely unofficial - armed groups pockmarking the role of a government already eschewed from imposing its sovereignty.
Areas such as Zintan, Misrata, Benghazi ...Read Full Post »
|Posted on October 8, 2013 at 3:15 PM||comments (0)|
After an Indonesian rendezvous with his Russian counterpart, US Secretary of State, John Kerry avowed that the process of stripping Syria of its chemical weapons "has begun in record time", expressed "appreciative" tone for Moscow's initiative - and of course cooperation, and felt obliged to give "credit to the Assad regime, frankly"! After all, the US administration had always welcomed "a good beginning"...Read Full Post »