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COLUMNISTS
Randa Takieddine
Randa Takieddine

Randa Takieddine is a Lebanese writer and the director of Al-Hayat newspaper office in Paris.

COLUMNISTS
Randa Takieddine
Randa Takieddine

Randa Takieddine is a Lebanese writer and the director of Al-Hayat newspaper office in Paris.

RECENTLY PUBLISHED

Macron’s apology: A brave move

Friday, 14 December 2018

French President Emmanuel Macron seemed responsive with the complaints of the Yellow Vest Movement ...

Oil prices and approaching Iran sanctions

Friday, 19 October 2018

The price of Brent crude stands at about $84 per barrel, after having risen to $86 per barrel, as ...

The Rafiq Hariri trial and the future of Lebanon and Syria

Saturday, 15 September 2018

Listening to the results of the prosecution of the Special Tribunal for Lebanon that’s ...

Where is the dissociation policy in Lebanon?

Friday, 24 August 2018

Hezbollah has recently received a Houthi delegation in Beirut’s southern suburbs. This ...

The usual US blame game against OPEC

Thursday, 31 May 2018

US members of Congress have once again started blaming OPEC for raising oil prices. In fact, ...

Lebanon’s elections and the region’s challenges

Thursday, 10 May 2018

The recent elections have not changed the balance of power in Lebanon. Everyone knows that Hezbollah ...

The impossibility of changing Iran’s policy in the region

Thursday, 03 May 2018

After concluding his visit to Washington and before heading to Australia, French President Emmanuel ...

Can any US-French strike deter Syria’s brutal regime?

Thursday, 12 April 2018

The shocking pictures of the recent chemical attack carried out by the Syrian regime has led US ...

The Cedar Conference and Macron’s trust in Lebanon

Thursday, 05 April 2018

On Friday, the Cedar Conference will be held in Paris as part of French President Emmanuel ...

How terrorism is threatening Islam in Europe

Sunday, 01 April 2018

France has commemorated a hero from its security forces, Arnaud Beltrame, who died at the hands of a ...

Lies as the distinguishing feature of Syria, Russia and Iran

Wednesday, 14 March 2018

The cruel Syrian war launched by Bashar al-Assad on his people seven years ago under the name of ...

Russia-America rivalry spreads to the oil market

Friday, 09 March 2018

A report by the International Energy Agency (IEA) has revealed an increase in US oil production ...

Significance of Saudi-Russian oil cooperation

Wednesday, 21 February 2018

Saudi Arabia and Russia have not enjoyed confidence with each other over the production of oil for ...

The semblance of Chirac’s leadership style in Macron

Wednesday, 22 November 2017

Those who followed former French President Jacques Chirac’s era will see much of his ...

Iran, Israel and destroying the region

Thursday, 17 August 2017

Western diplomatic circles close to Israel have been circulating information – supplied by the ...

Will Le Pen be the new French President?

Monday, 06 February 2017

The possibility of Marine Le Pen being elected as President of France is no longer ruled out. ...

Mideast security fears may fuel oil flux

Thursday, 02 May 2013

Many oil producing countries and OPEC members are currently witnessing political and security ...

Cover-up: Europe and the Syrian oil embargo

Wednesday, 24 April 2013

The European Union has announced that it lifted an embargo on Syrian oil in order to help the Syrian ...

Israel’s natural gas flows, Lebanon waits for reserves

Wednesday, 10 April 2013

Israel’s Tamar field, lying 100 kilometres off the coast of Haifa in the Mediterranean, is ...

Chemical weapons in Syria, an untamed disaster

Thursday, 04 April 2013

The U.N. mission to investigate the use of chemical weapons in Syria received the news that the ...

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