The year 2016 was a bloody year for the Arabs. Wars, civil strife, economic downturn and a feeling of hopelessness cast long and dark shadows over most part of the Arab world. The Arab Spring which later turned out to lead to the autumn of the despots took the Arab ship into storms that if not overcome will further lead us into disintegration and fracture us beyond repair.
The spirit of the new generation has always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds and those in power should engage these spirits. We have to focus on this generation and give them the freedom to expressKhaled Almaeena