Stories by Rami Khouri

Rami G. Khouri is published twice weekly in the Daily Star. He was founding director and now senior policy fellow of the Issam Fares Institute for Public Policy and International Affairs at the American University of Beirut. Follow him on Twitter @ramikhouri. subscribe to Rami Khouri's feed

Posted on: Apr 3, 2015, Source: AlterNet

The men and women who conducted this diplomacy deserve great thanks from the entire world.

Posted on: Mar 10, 2008, Source: Middle East Online

It's the "Yellow Peril" all over again.

Posted on: Nov 8, 2005, Source: TomPaine.com

As France declares a 12-day state of emergency, a Beirut-based editor looks at the root causes behind ongoing youth riots.

Posted on: Nov 11, 2004, Source: TomPaine.com

The freedom fighter who kept the Palestinians together in exile was ill-suited to lead a nation. His departure clears the way for a new generation of leaders who can learn from his mistakes.

Posted on: Nov 18, 2003, Source: Pacific News Service

The new "Agreement on Political Process" for the return of sovereignty to Iraqis is flawed but fascinating.

Posted on: Oct 28, 2003, Source: Pacific News Service

U.S. soldiers in Iraq are themselves imported forces contributing to the instability of the region.

Posted on: Apr 2, 2003, Source: Pacific News Service

Beyond the suicide bombing attack on U.S. troops in Iraq lies the dangerous dynamic of an occupying army and the resistance it generates.

Posted on: Mar 30, 2003, Source: Pacific News Service

Between the distortion and cheerleading of American and Arab TV coverage, a viewer of both can piece together what's really happening on the ground in Iraq and in the minds of viewers -- nothing good.

Posted on: Nov 21, 2002, Source: Pacific News Service

Arabs in the Middle East see the plan to topple Saddam and occupy Iraq as the revival of the old ghost of European colonialism.