13.02.2012 [GroundReport] - by Global Voices February 13, 2012 Arabs join the rest of the world in mourning the death of superstar Whitney Houston, who was found dead in her hotel room at the Beverly Hilton Hotel, at the age of 48. Reactions on social media platforms ranged from
27.02.2012 [Christian Science Monitor] - Syria has long been criticized by the West for aiding and sheltering members of Hamas and other militant Palestinian groups, a stance that gives it legitimacy and prestige in the Arabworld while also letting it subvert neighboring Israel.
23.09.2012 [Jamaica Gleaner] - The United Nations General Assembly gets under way this week with renewed fears of a fresh war in the Middle East, and just a few days after violent anti-American protests in the Arabworld over an incendiary YouTube video insulting the Prophet
15.05.2012 President George W. Bush predicted Tuesday that the remaining authoritarian regimes in North Africa and the Middle East are unsustainable and will give way to movements driven by the quest for freedom and human rights.
According to a new report from the World Bank, the quality of education in the Arabworld is falling behind other regions and needs urgent reform. The report states that Arab... - 02.11.2008, AlJazeeraEnglish
24.09.2012 [Spiegel Online] - But the Arabworld will no longer be that simple." "The new actors include not only the radicals, but also those who are quieter, and perhaps even more comfortable to deal with. And those who, as they did in Libya, take their destiny into their own
24.09.2012 [Business Recorder (blog)] - The kingdom, which has almost no elected bodies, avoided the kind of unrest that toppled leaders across the Arabworld last year after it introduced generous social spending packages and issued a religious edict banning public demonstrations.
24.09.2012 [USA TODAY] - The uprising was inspired by the other revolts around the Arabworld against authoritarian rulers. With deadlock over an international response, the situation in Syria has rapidly deteriorated with routine torture, looming food shortages due to a poor
24.09.2012 [New York Daily News] - Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad condemned the anti-Islam film that sparked deadly protests across the Arabworld this month, but also called for a “humane atmosphere” that can quell the increasing violence. “Offending the Holy Prophet is quite
13.09.2012 [CNN (blog)] - Washington (CNN) - Is this week's anti-American chaos in the Arabworld going to be President Barack Obama's Jimmy Carter moment or Republican challenger Mitt Romney's John McCain moment? The unrest so far in Libya, Egypt and Yemen - embassies
28.02.2012 [AllAfrica.com] - I want you to take a step back a bit and just to look at this political earthquake in the Arabworld, as your Turkish counterpart likes to call it. How have you been adjusting to this new environment, and particularly the rise of political Islam
21.09.2012 [The Hill (blog)] - Just one day before violence erupted in Egypt and Libya, eventually spreading across the Muslim world, the largest U.S. trade delegation ever to the Middle East completed its historic visit to Egypt. Twenty-four hours later, protestors scaled U.S
24.09.2012 [Green Prophet] - energy, buildings, Carboun, data, IEA, World Bank, ArabWorld Carboun has released a powerful infographic which details how energy is consumed in the Middle East. Using data received from personal contributions, the World Bank and the International
24.09.2012 [Mother Jones] - In a sense, what they dubbed their "democracy agenda"—though it had little enough to do with democracy—played a distinct role in unifying much of the Arabworld in opposition to its Washington-backed one-percenters. In this way, the Arab Spring was
28.02.2012 [Aljazeera.com] - As scholars weigh the success or failure of their favourite political theories, citizens in the Arabworld continue to struggle, even in the cases of relative success. Most of the commentary on the anniversary of the remarkable Arab uprisings has
24.09.2012 [The Atlantic] - The Arabworld is either embroiled in a revolution or recovering from one. And a black president in America is no longer a dreamlike possibility but a humdrum reality. It's not hard to see why this U.S. election is capturing less attention than the
27.02.2012 [Middle East Media Research Institute] - ... 'improve their image in the media,' while we spend millions doing it? And while we are at it, [we must ask] why we don't even hear about the existence of the Israeli radio station Voice of Israel, which broadcasted to the Arabworld for many years?..."
27.02.2012 [Nieman Journalism Lab at Harvard] - He spoke about both the wave of revolutions in the Arabworld and the role of his network — now a global player — in the events of the Arab Spring. The video's above; after his remarks, he has a discussion on stage with MIT's Ethan Zuckerman and Joi
24.02.2012 [Aljazeera.com] - In the process, the satellite television market became pluralistic, diverse, and competitive long before new media took root in the Arabworld. Since the founding of the Middle East Broadcasting Centre (MBC) in the early 1990s, but more strategically
27.02.2012 [Register] - His concern about the rest of the Arabworld is that if they don't get down to work now then a generation of students will come out of college to find no jobs waiting for them, trigging another round of unrest. It shouldn't be surprising that the
28.02.2012 [The Daily Star] - Mikati also observed that, as a result of the growing rift between Syria and much of the Arabworld, Lebanon finds itself in a quandary. “They do not realize that taking a position [against Syria] would hurt our geopolitical interests
27.02.2012 [Onislam.net] - Between the culture of prohibition and guilt and that of reaction and victimization, between abandonment of responsibility and isolationism, what options remain for the Arabworld to reconcile itself to its cultural, religious and spiritual heritage?
27.02.2012 [JURIST] - Two recent sets of criminal legal proceedings taking place in the Arabworld have garnered much media attention. The first of these is the Iraqi criminal investigation of Vice President Tariq al-Hashimi in Baghdad, who stands accused of running
28.02.2012 [Al-Resalah] - On the conclusion of the conference of the International Committees of the Global March to Jerusalem, Berawi said “we conferred on the arrangements relating to movement and routes in the Palestinian territory, the ring countries, the Arabworld
28.02.2012 [Middle East Online] - Its presidency of the UN Security Council enables it to play a leading role in the defence and championship of worthy causes in Africa, the ArabWorld and worldwide. US Secretary Clinton cannot eschew praising the constitutional and political reforms
21.02.2012 [Washington Examiner] - The upheaval in the Arabworld has damaged Israel's strategic environment. Its peace treaty with Egypt, a pillar of national security for more than three decades, is in question. More important, the events in the Arabworld have deflected attention
21.09.2012 [Foreign Policy (blog)] - Of course, there's nothing new about explosions of hostility to the United States in the Arabworld; what's new is how far they're allowed to go. President Hosni Mubarak of Egypt was always prepared to stoke popular anger at Israel or even the United
09.02.2012 [Dubai Chronicle] - The UAE has the most extravagant people in the Arabworld with each of its 8.2 million people spending a whopping average of $21577 in 2010. Other oil-rich Gulf countries were ahead of the remaining Arab nations but far lagged behind the UAE
09.06.2012 The Arabworld on Twitter and Facebook. Here follow two great infographics about the state of the ArabWorld on Twitter and Facebook. Thank you to the Dubai School of Government, for releasing the content, and Khaled El ...
11.06.2012 The station hopes to capitalize on the schism in the Arabworld between Gulf Arab countries led by Saudi Arabia and Qatar, who are at odds with Iran and Syria and have called for international military intervention to oust ...