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It's high time we change the narrative—to change any narrative in which a person is killed, thrown off a balcony, arrested, imprisoned, taunted, interrogated, …
Saied will have to find solutions for this economic crisis if he wants to maintain popular support and keep a lid on protests.
Russia is betting on seeing the West’s options in Syria weakened, which would push them to adopt Moscow’s vision of a solution in Syria.
Without awakening the Palestinian civil society, the Palestinians will remain marginalized, lost, and ineffective.
The global community may be tempted to merely rehash the pre-coup power-sharing agreement, yet that outcome would do little to avert a future crisis.