A look at the secret sides of a polygamous marriage
Published October 23rd, 2012 - 12:00 GMT
Does polygamy make both sides of the equation content? The hidden facets of having multiple wives that can make things awkward and difficult; MP in Kuwait arrested for leading protests; and more thoughts about the assassination of Wissam al Hassan.
The name of Kuwaiti MP Musallam Al Barrack made headlines yesterday in Kuwait as one of the callers to the Nation's Dignity March. He has been arrested yesterday and is accused of insulting the Prince of Kuwait. But who is he exactly?
Muhanna Commentary on Wissam al-Hassan for NYT, Guardian
The target of last Friday’s massive car bomb on a quiet side street of Beirut was a puzzling candidate for assassination.
True, Wissam al-Hassan was one of Lebanon’s most important security chiefs, the head of the powerful Information Branch of the Internal Security Forces (I.S.F.) and a major figure in the murky world of Lebanese intelligence. But unlike most other assassination targets over the past seven years, he was not a politician.