Entries by Amira Mohsen Galal from 02/2012

Syria and 'The Great Game'

| Posted 02.15.2012 | UK Politics

The UN Security Council meeting on Syria in February 2012 should have made it clear that none of the members of the committee care for the suffering of thousands of people paying the price in Syria; it should also tell us that the game is ongoing and seems to be escalating.

Hezbollah Fights for Relevance

| Posted 02.27.2012 | UK

Since the heady first days of the Arab Spring, it has become increasingly obvious that things are not quite as they seem. Many of the idealistic, youth-driven uprisings have been manipulated to serve a much bigger regional game.