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Kersten Knipp

Kersten Knipp

Dr. Kersten Knipp is a journalist and author with broad experience in Internet, newspaper, radio, television and moderation. For 15 years he has been writing about international politics and culture. At first he wrote about Romanic countries. Ten years ago, he began to learn Arabic. Since then he mainly writes about the world between the Arabian Peninsula and the Maghreb. He is convinced that the region can solve its massive problems only through a liberal policy. Therefore, he concentrates mainly on politicians, intellectuals and artists who represent liberal positions. He writes about them, talks to them, and gives them face and voice in Western media.
Are Sudan's protests against Bashir regime doomed to fail?
Are Sudan's protests against Bashir regime doomed to fail?
For weeks, the Sudanese people have been protesting against President Omar al-Bashir. Though a diplomatic pariah, his Western back channel...