from From the Potomac to the Euphrates and Middle East Program

Weekend Reading: Action, but No Reaction in Syria, Morocco’s “Miracle,” and Cairo-Riyadh Blues

May 4, 2012

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Itamar Rabinovich says the United States is substituting symbolic action for real action in Syria--at the detriment of the Syrian people.

Aboubakr Jamai explains the Moroccan "miracle" of mild authoritarianism.

Sultan al-Qassami breaks down the Saudi-Egyptian relationship.