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The Arab Spring
IWPR in-depth coverage of the revolutions and protest movements breaking out across the Middle East provides a platform for Arab journalists and activists to air their views on and analysis of the turmoil.
A new collection of photographs and texts offers a fresh perspective on the turbulence and conflict that have swept the Middle East and North Africa in the last year and a half.
Disconnect from conflict on the ground saps confidence in overseas political movement.
Alarm at downing of Turkish fighter plane, but no appetite for military intervention.
Rate of shelling has fallen since United Nations team arrived in the area, but locals fear government forces will hit back with a vengeance when monitors leave.
Number of monitors too small to affect regime’s actions.
2011 to 2012
28 Sep 11
27 Sep 11
If the opposition pursues an armed against the regime, the country might not survive.
26 Sep 11
Egyptian living in Jerusalem offers an intriguing take on Israeli society and the Palestinians.
23 Sep 11
President arrives at the end of a week in which scores of protesters have been reportedly killed by security forces.
21 Sep 11
21 Sep 11
They may be few, but protesters outside Bahraini embassy say their presence is vital.
20 Sep 11
Officers protest over prime minister’s criticism and threat to close their unions.
19 Sep 11
Many Egyptians are calling for a revision of the Camp David agreement - but Israel is in no mood for dialogue.
15 Sep 11
Exiled Syrian recalls the economic misery and corruption that prompted him to leave the country.
13 Sep 11
There are fears violence will distract from aims of revolution and be used by government as excuse for crackdown.
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