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Hussam Itani

Hussam Itani

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Lebanon in the Pitch Dark

Two days ago, Moody’s Corporation lowered Lebanon’s credit rating to C—its lowest rating—indicating

Peak Sectarianism: The Lebanese Regime Devours Itself

On the eve of the collapse Lebanon is currently undergoing, the Lebanese political system's sectaria

Lebanon: Thwarting the Uprising or Sectarian Wars

The violent nights that Beirut and Tripoli have witnessed since June 6 were reminiscent of the spect

The US Protests: Is Liberal Democracy Saving Itself?

There is no doubt that US President Donald Trump is investing in his country’s escalating internal d

Lebanon: Pandemic on Regime's Side Against the Uprising

The coronavirus pandemic has already exacerbated the suffering of the Lebanese people.

Trump’s Plan: Imposing a Fait Accompli on Palestinians

Trump’s Peace Plan or Deal of the Century is a multifaceted package: A maneuver in both US and Israe

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