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Egypt's Political Turmoil Drives Foreign Tourists Away

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WWII Survivor Stirs Literary World With 'Outrage'

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King Abdullah: Jordan Needs 'Stable Middle Class'

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Man's Call To America: Turn Off That Air Conditioner

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