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Tunisia revolt

Winds of change

Winds of change

Tunisia’s Jasmine Revolution has powerful resonances elsewhere in the Arab world, according to this Arab News editorial. And it hasn’t finished whipping up storms yet…

February 2, 2011 3:02
 
Tunisia revolt makes Islamist threat ring hollow

Tunisia revolt makes Islamist threat ring hollow

Though Arab governments have used the Islamist peril to justify draconian security policies and emergency laws that gnawed at civil liberties, the events in Tunisia may prove to be a turning point.

January 19, 2011 3:33