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The ‘Arab spring’ and the west: seven lessons from history | Seumas Milne, guardian.co.uk

If the Arab revolutions are going to take control of their future, then, they’ll need to have to keep an eye on their recent past. So here are seven lessons from the history of western Middle East meddling, courtesy of the archive of Pathé News, colonial-era voice of Perfidious Albion itself.

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