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The New Sectarianism is Abdo’s fourth book. CC image courtesey of Heinrich-Böll-Stiftung on Flickr

Perspective on political Islam

Isaac Serna January 25, 2017

Dr. Geneive Abdo, former Middle East correspondent, will speak at UTSA, on Jan. 25 (Wednesday) at 6:00 p.m., in the Hidalgo Room. A San Antonio native, Abdo will discuss her new book, “New Sectarianism:...

Tension in the Middle East after Israel attacks Gaza

April 16, 2013

On April 2, tensions rose in the Middle East after Israel carried out an airstrike in Gaza, a Palestinian territory, in the first bombing raid between the two countries since a ceasefire was signed last...

Obama sees tough road ahead on policy in Middle East

April 2, 2013

With the threat of missiles changing the Middle Eastern landscape a mere 40 miles away, President Barack Obama completed his first official trip to Israel on March 22. March brought new...

Commentary: A chaotic week in the Middle East

February 5, 2013

In the United States, we are in the middle of a heated debate over gun control. It seems there isn’t a week that goes by without a nationally publicized shooting. Meanwhile, in the rest of the world...

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