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MEED: Middle East Economic Digest;8/31/2012, Vol. 56 Issue 35, p4
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The article focuses on the news articles that were read most often on the website http://meed.com, including the Egyptian government's plan to launch a program offering money for weapons in the Sinai region, the resignation of Iraqi communications minister Mohammed Tawfid Allawi, and budget surpluses in Qatar for 2012-2013.


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