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Rami Rayess
Rami Rayess

Rami Rayess is a Lebanese writer and journalist. He is also a University Instructor and translator. He holds a Masters degree in political science from the American University of Beirut. He writes regularly to several newspapers and websites in both Arabic and English. He has recently published a book, “Readings in Crises of Lebanon and the Region.”

COLUMNISTS
Rami Rayess
Rami Rayess

Rami Rayess is a Lebanese writer and journalist. He is also a University Instructor and translator. He holds a Masters degree in political science from the American University of Beirut. He writes regularly to several newspapers and websites in both Arabic and English. He has recently published a book, “Readings in Crises of Lebanon and the Region.”

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Lebanon is doomed if its best people keep fleeing the country

Wednesday, 14 October 2020

Reports that Lebanese people are fleeing the country en masse reflect the country’s slide into a ...

Lebanon will benefit from fixing its maritime border with Israel

Friday, 02 October 2020

Lebanon’s contested maritime border with Israel is one of the most important of its seemingly ...

Prospects for Lebanon’s future dim as the worst is yet to come

Wednesday, 23 September 2020

Lebanon’s agony continues. President Michel Aoun’s comment that Lebanon is going “to hell” if a new ...

Some call for federalist system in Lebanon, but such a system would fail

Friday, 18 September 2020

Calls for federalism in Lebanon have flourished recently as certain pockets within Lebanese society ...

In Lebanon, Beirut's port needs rebuilding, but no one has yet stepped up

Thursday, 10 September 2020

Many hypotheses emerged after the Beirut port explosion last month, with some saying Israel was ...

Civil strife in Lebanon: The ground is fertile, time may be ripe

Friday, 04 September 2020

Security incidents around Lebanon over the last couple of weeks have raised deep concerns that ...

Lebanon’s new cabinet awaits international deal while the country is in agony

Tuesday, 25 August 2020

The resignation of Lebanon’s Cabinet shortly after the Beirut port blasts was not a surprising step. ...

An international probe into Beirut explosion seems far-fetched

Sunday, 16 August 2020

A week after the huge Beirut blasts, the Lebanese people have not discovered yet what happened and ...

Beirut explosion will hasten Lebanon's meltdown

Friday, 07 August 2020

Long years of corruption and mismanagement have dragged Lebanon to where it is now. The enormous ...

A turn to Iran for Lebanon would be a leap into the unknown

Thursday, 30 July 2020

As Lebanon slips further into isolation and its economic crisis deepens, Iran has offered to extend ...

Lebanon’s identity is under threat from the ‘Axis of Resistance’ – it needs support

Sunday, 19 July 2020

The Lebanon known to the world is withering away. The country that was previously compared to Europe ...

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