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Osama Al Sharif

Osama Al-Sharif is a journalist and political commentator based in Amman.

Twitter: @plato010 ​

 

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Syria now the center of a major international face-off

A week is a long time in politics, as recent events in Syria have underlined once again.

April 10, 2018

Why Israel is running scared

What frightened Israel so much that it killed at least 17 unarmed Palestinians and injured hundreds more, who were among the tens of thousands of peaceful protesters gathering along the Gaza Strip’s border with Israel last Friday?

April 04, 2018

Abbas ups the ante by going to the PNC

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas is taking preemptive steps in preparation for the possible unveiling of a new Middle East peace plan by the White House, which is most likely to be announced in the next two months.

March 13, 2018