[Administrator's Note: Octavia is now writing articles for An-Nahar Newspaper each week and we will provide them here after they are printed.]
The Arab leader drama continues, this past week was Yemen’s turn. Judging by his badly burned face I’ll bet that Ali Abdallah Saleh was not making a fashion statement with his headdress. I listened to Saleh’s taped message as I watched his stiff demeanor and wondered, why? Why would he still want to speak? Who does he think he’s speaking to? Is he blind to reality or is he blind altogether? Media organizations ran portions of the message and some wondered if they did for the news value of the message or only the freak show aspect of it.
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