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Managing editor Rana Allam

The untouchable old guard

Some keep saying that the “third hand” has disappeared with the ascendency of the Muslim Brotherhood to power. I find it funny when people say that.

Rana Allam

A man looks at destroyed vehicles following two car bombs near the provincial government headquarters in Kirkuk. (AFP/ Marwan Ibrahim)

Iraq attacks kill at least eight

Baghdad, (AFP) — A spate of shootings and bombings targeting Iraqi security forces north of Baghdad on Monday killed at least eight people, while a prisoner on death row escaped from a police station south of the capital. The attacks, which killed four policemen and three anti-Qaeda militiamen, came after a deadly bombing targeted Iraqi …

Liliana Mihaila

Sinai Bedouins met with security officials in a village near the Al-Halal mountains, North Sinai. AFP

Open dialogue in Sinai

by Naser Al-Azazy Sinai Bedouins met with security officials on Saturday to discuss sentences handed down to Sinai residents in absentia under the Mubarak regime. The group met in a village near the Al-Halal mountains, North Sinai. The conference was organised by the Popular Commission to Defend the People of Sinai and was attended by …

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