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All Posts Tagged With: "Saudi Arabia"

From Jihad to Rehab: Introduction

From Jihad to Rehab takes us inside a rehabilitation center in Saudi Arabia, where art therapy and religious re-education are being used to reform militant jihadists.

Jul 12th, 2011 | Comments

World Links: Haitian PM Ousted, Honduran Rivals Agree to Deal

A roundup of links to local stories of global importance from around the world.

Oct 30th, 2009 | Comments

World Links: Obama Addresses U.N., Co-Ed University Opens in Saudi Arabia

A roundup of links to local stories of global importance from around the world.

Sep 23rd, 2009 | Comments

World Links: Chechen President Denies Responsibility in Russian’s Murder, Former Pakistan PM Acquitted of Hijacking

A roundup of links to local stories of global importance from around the world.

Jul 17th, 2009 | Comments

World Links: Obama in Middle East, Chinese Firm Buys Hummer from General Motors

A roundup of links to local stories of global importance from around the world.

Jun 3rd, 2009 | Comments

Ten Worst Countries to Be a Blogger

The Committee to Protect Journalists names the ten worst countries in the world to be a blogger.

Apr 30th, 2009 | Comments

First Female Cabinet Minister

King Abdullah of Saudi Arabia shook up his kingdom by boldly appointing the first female minister to his government cabinet earlier this week.

Feb 19th, 2009 | Comments

From Jihad to Rehab: And Back

Eleven former Guantanamo inmates who underwent Saudi Arabia's rehabilitation program for former jihadists--featured in the Focal Point film From Jihad to Rehab-- have returned to the militant life.

Feb 4th, 2009 | Comments

From Jihad to Rehab: Nancy Durham: Filmmaker Notes

Canadian journalist Nancy Durham writes about the experience of reporting from Saudi Arabia.

Dec 17th, 2008 | Comments

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From Jihad to Rehab: Watch the Focal Point Episode

Watch the short documentary From Jihad to Rehab.

Dec 17th, 2008 | Comments

From Jihad to Rehab: Audio: Why Militants Quit

Interview with Dr. John Horgan, director of the International Center for the Study of Terrorism at Penn State University.

Dec 17th, 2008 | Comments

From Jihad to Rehab: Slideshow: Art Therapy

Slideshow of drawings done by former jihadists in art therapy.

Dec 16th, 2008 | Comments

About FOCAL POINT

FOCAL POINT is a new series of web-exclusive documentary shorts on international current affairs produced by Wide Angle, in collaboration with independent producers from around the globe.

Nov 15th, 2008 | Comments

Bedazzled Abayas

The clothing police are cracking down on streaks of vibrant color, bands of glittering crystal and sexy leopard skin prints popping up on the runway—or rather, in this case, in Saudi Arabia's marketplaces.

Oct 6th, 2008 | Comments
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