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The Problem With Syria's "Peace" Plan

Irwin Cotler | Posted 05.29.2012 | Canada
Irwin Cotler

Syria's acceptance of UN and Arab League envoy Kofi Annan's six-point peace plan -- while welcome on its face -- will be tested by its implementation. In this regard, this seemingly dramatic announcement invites serious skepticism, borne of experience and the lessons of recent history.

The Arab League: A Dictator's Paradise

Qais Ghanem, MD | Posted 04.26.2012 | Canada
Qais Ghanem, MD

This is a grouping of dictatorial regimes, the majority of which are ruled either by monarchies, or worse by military regimes that came to power by killing or removing the previous rulers of those countries. We are talking here about a rulers' club which has nothing to do with the Arab people, and that is why it should be called "The Arab Rulers' League."