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A Father Trying to Save His Son's Life From ISIS Was Killed in the Istanbul Attacks

A father attempting to save his son's life from ISIS had his taken by terror.

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Watch: Pharrell's "Happy" is Going Viral in Tunisia, Inspiring Hope For Country's Future

Try to watch without wanting to join in on the dancing.
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Tunisia's Constitution is a Win For Democracy in the Arab World

Tunisia just passed its first democratic constitution, and it's a victory for the entire region.
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This Photo Shows Just How Big Of a Step Tunisia Has Taken Towards Democracy

Just the beginning for the birthplace of the Arab Spring
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The Birthplace of the Arab Spring is Falling Apart

Tunisia, the country where the Arab Spring was born, has seen two political assassinations in the last six months. Now there are mass protests demanding the national legislature be dissolved.
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Adel Khedri Immolates Himself, Highlighting Failures Of Tunisia's Jasmine Revolution

Even after its revolution, Tunisia is deeply divided and the new government has failed to address the issues that matter most to average Tunisians.

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Ennahda Party: In Tunisia, Ennadha Evokes Memories of President Ben Ali

One year after the Ennahda movement took power in Tunisia, similar patterns of government are emerging one more.
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Embassy Attacks in Cairo and Libya Prove the Arab Spring Effectiveness is Up for Debate

For many, the 'Arab Awakening' movement widely known as the 'Arab Spring' brought drastic shifts within the global policy. The impact of this 'spring' is still up for debate.
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Egypt Presidential Election Results: Ahmed Shafiq Loses, Along With Democracy

Is this proof of the success of the Arab Spring? Or are these elections just a sham and is democracy still fleeting in Egypt?
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6 Quirky Facts About Real-Life Middle Eastern Dictators

In honor of Sacha Baron-Cohen's 'The Dictator,' consider this: Saddam Hussein was a poet, Ben Ali loved ice cream, and Gaddafi was a fashionista.
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In Light of Fatah-Hamas Unity Government Deal, Is There Still Hope in the Israel-Palestine Peace Process?

Despite a stagnating political process and mounting frustration with the long accepted two-state solution to the Israel-Palestine conflict, their remains cause for honest, yet cautious, optimism.

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The Arab Spring One Year Later: An Opportunity for America to Build Arab Relations

In the continued chaos of the Arab Spring, America has a unique opportunity to restore its image in the Arab world through diplomacy.
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A Year After Their Revolution, Tunisia Still Struggles With Democracy

Tunisians still have to overcome significant political barriers before they can achieve genuine democracy.
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Tunisia’s Minorities Should Not Fear Ennahda Victory ... For Now

Tunisia's minority groups should not necessarily be afraid of Ennahda, the country's Islamist party which secured 40% of parliamentary seats in the recent election.
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Hereditary Dictatorships Crumble in the Arab Spring

The Arab Spring revolutions have broken a vicious cycle of family rule in the Middle East.
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Revolution in Egypt? Why the Demonstrations Could Succeed

Egyptians have taken to the streets demanding change. Why this time is different and we could see regime change in Egypt.

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Interview with David Dietz (Part II): Making Sense of Tunisia

We ask David Dietz about the causes of the Tunisian revolution, whether we can expect spillover in the broader Arab world, and the implications for U.S. interests in the Middle East.
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What Tunisia's Students Can Teach the Rest of North Africa

Tunisia's riots are symptomatic of a broader trend: With unemployment soaring in the Maghreb, well-educated, but jobless students are using social media to mobilize and take to the streets.
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Snapshot of a New Tunisia: An Uneasy, But Hopeful Calm

David Dietz provides live on-the-ground Updates from Tunis during the Jasmine Revolution.