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Below is a roundup of some of the top articles and news highlights from around the Middle East and North Africa over the last week:

Egypt:

  • The United States announced on Wednesday that it will withhold some security assistance to Egypt “pending credible progress toward an inclusive, democratically elected civilian government through free and fair elections.” According to a briefing by senior
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Below is a roundup of some of the top articles and news highlights from around the Middle East and North Africa over the last week:

United Nations 68th General Assembly:

  • Numerous MENA leaders spoke at the UN General Assembly this week. For a round up of their statements, read our blog.

 

Bahrain:

  • Last week, Bahraini courts
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Below is a roundup of some of the top articles and news highlights from around the MENA region over the last week: 

United Nations General Assembly:

  • Various Middle Eastern leaders, as well as President Barack Obama, spoke at the 68th session of the UN General Assembly. For a round up of the first day’s MENA speakers, please click here, while full transcripts of each leader’s remarks can be found
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Government leaders and representatives from various MENA countries addressed delegates at the 68th United Nations General Assembly in New York City this past week. Topics included the need to eliminate the existence of weapons of mass destruction in the region, the Syrian crisis, and the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. Provided below are some remarks by the various leaders and representatives:

 

Sheikh Khalid Bin Ahmed Bin Mohammed Al Khalifa, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Kingdom of Bahrain

Despite ongoing protests, Bahrain’s Minister of Foreign...

Below is a roundup of some of the top articles and news highlights from around the MENA region over the last week:

Syria:

  • The United States and Russia agreed to a deal on Saturday through which Syria would destroy its chemical weapons arsenal by mid 2014. The United Nations Security Council would enforce the deal, though disagreements 
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Below is a roundup of some of the top articles and news highlights from around the MENA region over the last week:

Syria:

  • President Barack Obama asked Congress to postpone a vote on military action in Syria during a speech to American public on Tuesday, as the United States and Russia work on a plan for the Syrian regime to peacefully 
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