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Complete country profiles and dossiers for Middle East Countries, including country briefings, vital statistics, political, economic and social conditions and the latest issues challenging each country.
  1. Afghanistan (20)
  2. Algeria (7)
  3. Bahrain (8)
  4. Cyprus (5)
  5. Egypt (50)
  6. Ethiopia (3)
  7. Iran (38)
  8. Iraq (29)
  9. Israel (65)
  10. Jordan (6)
  11. Kuwait (7)
  12. Lebanon (41)
  13. Libya (25)
  14. Mauritania (3)
  15. Morocco (8)
  16. Oman (3)
  17. Pakistan (31)
  18. Palestine & Palestinians (45)
  19. Qatar (7)
  20. Saudi Arabia (17)
  21. Somalia (4)
  22. Syria (39)
  23. Tunisia (7)
  24. Turkey (30)
  25. United Arab Emirates (15)
  26. Yemen (11)

Current Situation in the Middle East
Who’s in power in the Middle East, what kind of political systems are emerging, and what are the latest developments?

Current Situation in Egypt
Analysis and background information on the political transition in Egypt: latest developments, the balance of power, profiles of main players.

Cyprus: Country Profile
Country profile of Cyprus, the Mediterranean island nation divided since 1974 between Greek-backed and Turkish-backed Cypriots.

Internet Usage in the Middle East, 2000-2008
A chart of Internet usage in the Middle East by country, including growth trends, 2000-2008.

Syria at the 2008 Beijing Olympic Summer Games
Your Guide to the 2008 Beijing Olympics for Syria: SyriaÂ’s Olympic history and country profile, and SyriaÂ’s athletes at the 2008 Olympics by name and by sport, or game.

Somalia at the 2008 Beijing Olympic Summer Games
Your Guide to the 2008 Beijing Olympics for Somalia: SomaliaÂ’s Olympic history and country profile, and SomaliaÂ’s athletes at the 2008 Olympics by name and by sport, or game.

Saudi Arabia at the 2008 Beijing Olympic Summer Games
Your Guide to the 2008 Beijing Olympics for Saudi Arabia: Saudi ArabiaÂ’s Olympic history and country profile, and Saudi ArabiaÂ’s athletes at the 2008 Olympics by name and by sport, or game.

Qatar at the 2008 Beijing Olympic Summer Games
Your Guide to the 2008 Beijing Olympics for Qatar: QatarÂ’s Olympic history and country profile, and QatarÂ’s athletes at the 2008 Olympics by name and by sport, or game.

Palestine at the 2008 Beijing Olympic Summer Games
Your Guide to the 2008 Beijing Olympics for Palestine: PalestineÂ’s Olympic history and country profile, and PalestineÂ’s athletes at the 2008 Olympics by name and by sport, or game.

Pakistan at the 2008 Beijing Olympic Summer Games
Your Guide to the 2008 Beijing Olympics for Pakistan: PakistanÂ’s Olympic history and country profile, and PakistanÂ’s athletes at the 2008 Olympics by name and by sport, or game.

Oman at the 2008 Beijing Olympic Summer Games
Your Guide to the 2008 Beijing Olympics for Oman: OmanÂ’s Olympic history and country profile, and OmanÂ’s athletes at the 2008 Olympics by name and by sport, or game.

Morocco at the 2008 Beijing Olympic Summer Games
Your Guide to the 2008 Beijing Olympics for Morocco: MoroccoÂ’s Olympic history and country profile, and MoroccoÂ’s athletes at the 2008 Olympics by name and by sport, or game.

Mauritania at the 2008 Beijing Olympic Summer Games
Your Guide to the 2008 Beijing Olympics for Mauritania: MauritaniaÂ’s Olympic history and country profile, and MauritaniaÂ’s athletes at the 2008 Olympics by name and by sport, or game.

Libya at the 2008 Beijing Olympic Summer Games
Your Guide to the 2008 Beijing Olympics for Libya: LibyaÂ’s Olympic history and country profile, and LibyaÂ’s athletes at the 2008 Olympics by name and by sport, or game.

Lebanon at the 2008 Beijing Olympic Summer Games
Your Guide to the 2008 Beijing Olympics for Lebanon: LebanonÂ’s Olympic history and country profile, and LebanonÂ’s athletes at the 2008 Olympics by name and by sport, or game.

Kuwait at the 2008 Beijing Olympic Summer Games
Your Guide to the 2008 Beijing Olympics for Kuwait: KuwaitÂ’s Olympic history and country profile, and KuwaitÂ’s athletes at the 2008 Olympics by name and by sport, or game.

Jordan at the 2008 Beijing Olympic Summer Games
Your Guide to the 2008 Beijing Olympics for Jordan: JordanÂ’s Olympic history and country profile, and JordanÂ’s athletes at the 2008 Olympics by name and by sport, or game.

Israel at the 2008 Beijing Olympic Summer Games
Your Guide to the 2008 Beijing Olympics for Israel: IsraelÂ’s Olympic history and country profile, and IsraelÂ’s athletes at the 2008 Olympics by name and by sport, or game.

Iraq at the 2008 Beijing Olympic Summer Games
Your Guide to the 2008 Beijing Olympics for Iraq: IraqÂ’s Olympic history and country profile, and IraqÂ’s athletes at the 2008 Olympics by name and by sport, or game.

Iran at the 2008 Beijing Olympic Summer Games
Your Guide to the 2008 Beijing Olympics for Iran: IranÂ’s Olympic history and country profile, and IranÂ’s athletes at the 2008 Olympics by name and by sport, or game.

Egypt at the 2008 Beijing Olympic Summer Games
Your Guide to the 2008 Beijing Olympics for Egypt: EgyptÂ’s Olympic history and country profile, and EgyptÂ’s athletes at the 2008 Olympics by name and by sport, or game.

Bahrain at the 2008 Beijing Olympic Summer Games
Your Guide to the 2008 Beijing Olympics for Bahrain: BahrainÂ’s Olympic history and country profile, and BahrainÂ’s athletes at the 2008 Olympics by name and by sport, or game.

Algeria at the 2008 Beijing Olympic Summer Games
Your Guide to the 2008 Beijing Olympics for Algeria: AlgeriaÂ’s Olympic history and country profile, and AlgeriaÂ’s athletes at the 2008 Olympics by name and by sport, or game.

Sudan at the 2008 Beijing Olympic Summer Games
Your Guide to the 2008 Beijing Olympics for Sudan: SudanÂ’s Olympic history and country profile, and SudanÂ’s athletes at the 2008 Olympics by name and by sport, or game.

Your Middle East Guide to the 2008 Beijing Olympics: Armenia
Your Middle East Guide to the 2008 Beijing Olympics for Armenia: ArmenaÂ’s Olympic history and country profile, and ArmeniaÂ’s athletes at the 2008 Olympics by name and by sport.

Kuwait: Country Profile
Country profile of Kuwait, one of the Arab world's relatively open and politically vibrant societies.

Middle East In the Media
A weekly selection of news reports and analysis of the latest issues in the Middle East.

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