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Dina al-Shibeeb
Dina al-Shibeeb

Dina al-Shibeeb is a former senior journalist at Al Arabiya English. She specializes in political affairs coverage on Iraq and Syria and is a former business reporter. She also writes different topics including lifestyle, features and offbeat picks. Dina’s twitter handle is @EpicofIraq.

COLUMNISTS
Dina al-Shibeeb
Dina al-Shibeeb

Dina al-Shibeeb is a former senior journalist at Al Arabiya English. She specializes in political affairs coverage on Iraq and Syria and is a former business reporter. She also writes different topics including lifestyle, features and offbeat picks. Dina’s twitter handle is @EpicofIraq.

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Arab-Americans, who wanted to see Bernie Sanders – an anti-establishment icon – in the ...

Iraqi MP: Parties protecting ‘casinos,’ ban alcohol to make profits

Tuesday, 25 October 2016

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