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A Trojan Horse to Tear Up the Taif Accord

The political situation in Lebanon has been exceptional and inflamed for the past 50 years, with declared or dormant civil wars or cold truces amid sectarian jostling for power, and ensuing migration and displacement as a result of invasions and occupations. The Lebanese have come to see this su

When the ‘Great Satan’ Grows Tired

Joe Biden and Mustafa al-Kadhimi will not be able to hold a one-on-one meeting today.

Markets Are No Longer Worried About Inflation

Fade to Gray The good news, if the market is to be believed, is that we can forget about the inflation scare.