Middle East
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    by Michael Lerner The regime cracked down in advance of the Jan. 25 revolution anniversary, but five years on, President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi is more secure than his predecessor.Middle East,Abdel Fattah al-Sisi,Africa,Arab Spring,China,Egypt,Hosni Mubarak,inflation,ISIS,Muslim Brotherhood,natural gas,oil,Protests,Sinai,terrorism,tourism,Michael Lerner

    Published Date : Jan 22, 2016, 6:53 PM EST
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    According to the United Nations, as many as 20,000 Syrians have gathered at a border crossing with Turkey, fleeing an intensifying, Russia-backed government offensive against the city of Aleppo. 

    LAST UPDATE : Feb 05, 2016, 5:11 PM EST