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In Egypt's Presidential Election, Real Drama Is on Sidelines. Former Islamist presidential hopeful and politician arrested. Aboul-Fotouh to be questioned by state security prosecutors (Bloomberg).
What Iran Is Really Up To in Syria. The recent flare-up with Israel gives Tehran and its Shiite allies a chance to further entrench their dominance (the Atlantic).
Saudi Ventures in American Entertainment are Promising, But Bigger Changes are Needed. Sue Obeidi, director of the Hollywood Bureau of the Muslim Public Affairs Council, offers her thoughts on the ramifications of Hollywood becoming more involved in the Saudi Arabian entertainment business (Variety).