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By Daoud Kuttab - May 24,2017
In his summit speech in Saudi Arabia on Sunday, US President Donald Trump took an important undertaking to revisit how the US policy is designed, including his willingness “to adjust our strategies” if need be.“We will discard those strategies that have not worked,” he told King
By Daoud Kuttab - May 17,2017
Jordan and Palestine, as well several other countries, continue to suffer from the remains of an imported education system that was addressed in its home of origin but remained unchanged in these countries.The system’s most tangible conclusion is the general secondary examination
By Daoud Kuttab - May 10,2017
It started as a short video by Aarab Barghouthi, son of jailed Palestinian prisoner Marwan Barghouthi who is leading a hunger strike since April 17.The young Barghouthi took a spoon of salt, added it to a glass of water and drank the salt water.
By Daoud Kuttab - May 03,2017
Politics is defined as the art of the possible.
By Daoud Kuttab - Apr 26,2017
For all the efforts to improve the media scene in Jordan, certain acts tend to push advances backwards.In its annual report issued on the eve of Press Freedom Day, the Centre for the Defence of the Freedom of Journalists (CDFJ) gave mixed marks to Jordan for its record.On the one
By Daoud Kuttab - Apr 19,2017
Nearly 1,500 Palestinian prisoners are turning down their regular meals as of April 17 in a collective, non-violent protest through hunger strike.Palestinians outside the prisons and many around the world are endorsing the demands of some 6,500 Palestinians held in jail, includin
By Daoud Kuttab - Apr 12,2017
The question of the Jordanian police officer at Gate 3 of the King Hussein Sports complex was very clear.“Are you with Wihdat or Faisali?”“Neither”, I answered, “I am a journalist, we must be neutral.”The officer did not want any of this and asked me again which of the competing
By Daoud Kuttab - Apr 05,2017
Palestinian civil society organisations celebrated this week the successful results of the investigative committee that looked into the events of March 12 outside the court complex in Al Bireh.The investing committee was headed by a representative of the Independent Palestinian C
By Daoud Kuttab - Mar 29,2017
Once a year, leaders of the Arab world meet in one of the Arab countries’ capital for a day to go over statements and decisions previously agreed upon by their respective foreign ministers. The Arab summit has gone up and down in terms of importance.During Egypt’s Gamal Abde
By Daoud Kuttab - Mar 22,2017
For centuries, historic Christian churches have been unable to agree on a way to refurbish and restore the Church of the Holy Sepulchre in Jerusalem.



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