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Osama Al-Sharif

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

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Iran’s regional agenda threatened by Astana process

Those who had hoped that the proposed peace talks on Syria, which opened in the Kazakh capital on Monday, would stumble at the last minute may feel miffed. They include a desperate Syrian regime, its main backer Iran, and a number of hard-line opposition groups.

January 25, 2017

Paris conference: Mourning the two-state solution

Throughout its tragic and tumultuous history spanning nearly a century (beginning roughly with the 1917 Balfour Declaration), the Palestinian national cause has never seen a more surreal and bizarre period as the one it finds itself ensnared in today.

January 18, 2017