Paul McGeough

Paul McGeough is an Irish Australian journalist and senior foreign correspondent for The Sydney Morning Herald, specializing in Middle Eastern affairs.

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Saturday, June 2, 2012 - 1:31pm
Republicans Plot to Steal White House
There's a fiendish cleverness in perpetrating a fraud in broad daylight, at the same time as you tell the people that it must be done to guard against - you guessed it - fraud.
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Friday, April 15, 2011 - 12:33pm
Hospitals Show Ugly Truth about Bahrain, as US Looks the Other Way
Tiny Bahrain, a vital American ally in the Gulf region, is reimaging itself as a classic Cold War police state in the aftermath of the democracy uprisings across the Middle East and North Africa. The island's Sunni hereditary monarchy, which presents itself to the world as a ''constitutional monarchy'', was ahead of the reform curve that erupted in Tunisia in January - three months earlier it set about repressing political parties and arresting majority Shiite activists by the hundreds.
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Thursday, August 12, 2004 - 11:42am
Iraq: They Saw No Evil, Heard No Evil, and Certainly Will Not Speak of It
Now there is unambiguous proof of two things we knew were happening in liberated Iraq - Iraqi prisoners are being abused by the new, US-appointed regime; and the Americans, as a matter of policy, refuse to do anything about it.
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