July 13, 2012
Reading the Arab Spring Elections
Amir Taheri, New York Post
With results from Libya’s first free elections, we now have a snapshot of political opinion in almost all Arab Spring countries. (Only Yemen is yet to hold post-despot elections.) So what are the main features of that snapshot?
The first is the remarkable diversity of opinion in countries where many saw a simple Islamists-vs.-military-despots division.
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