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5718

Saudi Author Said Al-Suraihi: The Arab Regimes Have "Swept the Dirt under the Rug" Rather Than Address Our Sectarianism

October 01, 2016

Saudi Author Said Al-Suraihi: The Arab Regimes Have "Swept the Dirt under the Rug" Rather Than Address Our Sectarianism

Duration:
03:32
Source:
Al-Arabiya TV (Dubai/Saudi Arabia)
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Saudi author Said Al-Suraihi, interviewed by the Al-Arabiya network, said that the crisis in the Arab world stemmed from the perseverance of tribal perceptions of the ruler as the sheikh or the surrogate of God, who cannot be taken to task. He accused the Arab regimes of keeping the sectarian problem "like a maid who sweeps the dirt under the rug" and of "exploiting the problem to gain a tighter grip on the people." The interview aired on October 1. Said Al-Suraihi: "No reasonable person could a...

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