The Arab world is living through a difficult time in its history. Mosques are bombed during prayer; there is terrible sectarian polarization; terrorists misuse the name of Islam and call themselves a state. Some Arab lands have unfortunately become failed states and terrorism seems to be everywhere. Last Friday, there were tragedies in countries on three continents — in Kuwait, Tunisia and France. People wonder what can possibly be done and what is next.
The tragedies should push us all to be alert to the upbringing, thoughts and paths of our childrenMohammed Fahad al-Harthi