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Omani journalists imprisoned

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Omani injustice journalists jailed Continue reading

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SYRIA: US blames Russia for UN aid convoy attack

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The targeting of a  UN aid convoy delivering food relief to a rebel-held area near Aleppo marked the end of the  week-old ceasefire brokered by Russia and the US. The deal  collapsed with a new surge of Syrian government bombing. … Continue reading

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Our top fifty Arabs

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Our Top 50 most influential Arabs  With a business empire that has at one time or another involved banking, finance, real estate, the world’s most exclusive hotels, construction, technology, retail, aviation and media, Saudi Arabia’s Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal Bin … Continue reading

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Eid Mubarak 2016

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TO ALL OUR READERS . . .

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Marvellous Creatures travel to  Toronto

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Following its  success at the Museum of Islamic Art in Doha last year the internationally acclaimed exhibition Marvellous Creatures: Animals in Islamic Art has moved to Toronto, Canada, where it will be  on show at the city’s Aga Khan Museum … Continue reading

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Palestinian novel wins International Prize for Arabic Fiction

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A novel about Palestinian life in occupation and exile by Rabai al-Madhoun has won the ninth $50,000 International Prize for Arabic Concerto of the Holocaust and the Nakba, published by Maktabat Kul Shee (Haifa, Palestine), was named the winner by … Continue reading

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BOOK REVIEW

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THE FORGOTTEN SUMMER by Carol Drinkwater Reviewed exclusively for The Middle East Online by Rhona Wells With warmth, compassion and a deep understanding of la France profonde, Carol Drinkwater delves into one of the dark legacies of the French colonial … Continue reading

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EXCLUSIVE TO THE MIDDLE EAST ONLINE . . . Mipim 2016 round-up

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Rhona Wells reports from the South of France  The 27th edition of MIPIM, organised by Reed Midem, saw real estate executives and investors expressing a mixture of optimism and caution over the state of the global market. However, while there … Continue reading

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