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A man paints graffiti of people who died in protests on a wall in Cairo
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A man paints graffiti of people who died in protests on a wall in Cairo

The Middle East: a region that is a key source of global energy, a crossroads for international trade, and home to some of the world’s most intractable conflicts. The Lowy Institute provides in-depth analysis and commentary on key issues and emerging questions, including the deepening political and economic ties between the Middle East and the rest of Asia.

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