Arab Spring: 10 years on

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A cry for mercy: A snapshot of Aleppo during Syria’s uprising | Arab Spring: 10 years on News

In December 2010, protests erupted in Tunisia, triggering similar demonstrations across the Middle East and North Africa, including in Egypt,…

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Latin America

Arab Spring Cartoon: Citizen Journalism from Syria to Sudan | Arab Spring: 10 years on News

In 2011, Khalid Albaih’s cartoons about the Arab Spring went viral across the Middle East and North Africa. In this…

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Asia

Syrian refugees tortured in Lebanon: Amnesty report | Arab Spring: 10 years on News

A report by Amnesty International has documented alleged violations committed by mostly Lebanese military intelligence against Syrian detainees including fair…

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Europe

Syrian refugees’ plight in Lebanon 10 years after the uprising | Arab Spring: 10 years on News

Beirut, Lebanon – Abdul Rehman, a 21-year old Syrian construction worker and father of two, works painstakingly every day to…

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Africa

Syria launches COVID vaccine drive as Israel questions swirl | Arab Spring: 10 years on News

The Syrian government finally kicked off its vaccination campaign against the novel coronavirus in the war-torn country last week. Al Jazeera…

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Asia

UN warns of another ‘decade of desperation’ in war-torn Syria | Arab Spring: 10 years on News

The United Nations special envoy to Syria has called for the creation of a new international forum to resolve the…

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Asia

There is a long road ahead for Arab journalists and free speech | Arab Spring News

Most Arab journalists nowadays are imitating the proverbial three wise monkeys – see, hear and speak no evil – to…

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Asia

National courts lead the way in prosecuting Syrian war crimes | Arab Spring: 10 years on News

A German court last month convicted an alleged former Syrian intelligence officer after he was charged with crimes against humanity…

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Asia

Bahrain police beat minors, threatened them with rape: Report | Arab Spring: 10 years on News

Minors aged 11-17 arrested last month were beaten and threatened with rape and electric shocks, rights groups say. Bahraini security…

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Europe

From the Arab Spring to the Great March of Return | Arab Spring: 10 years on News

When I reflect on my 35 years of living in besieged Gaza, I often think of the outbreak of the…

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Africa

15 rights groups urge Biden to address Bahrain abuses | Arab Spring News

Donald Trump’s policies encourage authoritarianism in Manama, rights groups say; want Biden to reset relations. A group of 15 rights…

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Europe

Lives of youth ‘in jeopardy’ in Middle East, North Africa: UNICEF | Arab Spring News

A decade since Arab Spring protests rocked the Middle East and North Africa, many of its youth are in need…

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Latin America

Is Algeria’s Hirak dead? | Arab Spring: 10 years on News

The Hirak, the peaceful uprising that led to the fall of former Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika, is celebrating its second…

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Africa

‘Oil, arms sales, money’: What became of Libya’s revolution? | Arab Spring News

When the Arab Spring protests began 10 years ago, I was covering the Pakistani army’s war against the Pakistan Taliban.…

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Asia

Small protests mark 10th anniversary of Bahrain uprising | Arab Spring: 10 years on News

Small and sporadic demonstrations took place in Bahrain on Sunday amid a hefty police presence, marking 10 years since the…

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