practices like groundwater abstraction, extension of irrigated areas, and unpaid water bills.
Second, the state has increased public wages and employment, food and energy subsidies, and public works since 2011 in the region to demonstrate its commitment to social justice.
Its tolerance of a
eventually met Samir through a common acquaintance at the Bakery Owner’s Association ( BOA ).
He proved a stark contrast to the scheming caricature described at al-Rīf. Exuberant and cheerful, his energy is infectious, a smile never too far from his face. His public self-presentation was that of a