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Iran’s willingness to take further risks will increase

I have a belief that nation states that feel like they’re either aggrieved or attacked become more risk-tolerant. We’ve certainly seen a high risk-tolerance by the government in Tehran…I suspect their willingness to take further risks will increase. William Tobey … Continue reading

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Kuwait: after riot, Interior Minister replaced

KUWAIT More than 1,000 “stateless” Arabs demonstrated in the city of Jahra demanding citizenship, with dozens of people arrested by the police, according to witnesses. The demonstration was broken up by security forces using smoke bombs and water cannons. Kuwait … Continue reading

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Libya: crowds rally in Benghazi, clash with police

In Benghazi, a crowd armed with gasoline bombs and rocks protested outside a government office to demand the release of a human rights activist. The demonstrators, numbering at least several hundred and possibly more, went to the central Shajara Square … Continue reading

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