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01 Jun
A Deeper Look at the Protests in Morocco [Updated]

June 1, 2017 Isabel Paolini Protests in the Rif region of Morocco have continued throughout the month ...

11 Jan
Millions Turn Out for Rafsanjani’s Funeral in Tehran

  Source: Xinhua Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani, President of Iran from 1989 to 1997, and a leading figure ...

05 Jan
Austerity Measures Spark Algeria Protests

Photo Credit: YouTube/KabylieTimes A shopkeepers' strike in Algeria's eastern coastal wilaya of Béjaïa devolved into violent ...

20 Jul 2016
U.S. Statements on Turkey’s Attempted Coup: A Timeline

On the evening of Friday, July 15, factions within the Turkish military attempted to overthrow ...

05 May 2016
Iraqis Seek End to Government Corruption though Analysts Remain Pessimistic

Photo Credit: Haider Mohammed Ali/AFP/Getty Images Protesters rallied by cleric Muqtada al-Sadr charged Iraq’s heavily fortified ...

21 Mar 2016
West Bank Govt Corruption Raised; Teacher Strike Continues

Photo Credit: Ma'an News Agency Thousands of Palestinian teachers have been protesting in the streets of ...

19 Feb 2016
Iraqis Frustrated over Pace and Substance of Abadi’s Reform Efforts

 Photo Credit: Reuters/ Khalid al Mousily Following last summer’s protests that called for political changes, Iraqi Prime ...

27 Oct 2015
Saudi Court Rejects al-Nimr’s Appeal, Death Sentence Upheld

Photo Credit: Reuters The Saudi Supreme Court rejected Sheikh Nimr al-Nimr's appeal, upholding his death sentence ...

05 Oct 2015
Leahy Cosponsors BICI Accountability Act; NDAA Features Bahrain Language

Photo Credit: J.Scott Applewhite/AP It has been confirmed that Senator Patrick Leahy (D-VT) is the newest ...

31 Aug 2015
Protests Escalate in Lebanon for Second Straight Week

Photo Credit: EPA Marching under banners of "#YouStink," tens of thousands of protesters reportedly converged on ...