Dr. Ali Al-Ghamdi

Dr. Ali Al-Ghamdi

Dr. Ali Al-Ghamdi is a former Saudi diplomat who specializes in Southeast Asian affairs. He can be reached at [email protected] or via Twitter @DrAliAlghamdi

Rohingya Muslims should only return to Myanmar under UN supervision

Global media has reported that Bangladesh has reached an agreement with the government of Myanmar that will allow hundreds of thousands of Rohingya Muslims to return to Myanmar. Rohingya Muslims have......

An earnest appeal from a Nobel laureate to Aung San Suu Kyi

The Myanmar military commander recently justified crimes committed by his soldiers and officers, such as murder, the burning of houses and villages and driving Rohingya Muslims out of the country......

US quits UNESCO in support of Israel

The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) is one of the most important and most useful international organizations for humanity. It was established in conjunction......

Weakness in controlling joint stock companies

Okaz newspaper recently published a report about the misappropriations discovered at Banque Saudi Fransi that led to a fall in the bank’s share price. According to the newspaper report, the......

Do Pakistanis need to pay the price for US failure in Afghanistan?

The United States of America began the war in Afghanistan in late 2001 after the mysterious terror attack, said to be carried out by Al-Qaeda, on the World Trade Center in New York and elsewhere in......

Most important decision for Saudi women in half a century

It would not be an exaggeration to say that the decision of Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman to allow women to drive is the most important decision for Saudi women in the modern history......

Pakistanis celebrate Saudi Arabia’s National Day

The Pakistan Repatriation Council (PRC) recently organized a seminar in Jeddah to celebrate the 87th National Day of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. A large number of members of the Pakistani community......

Humanitarian catastrophe in Myanmar

The United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres voiced concern over the happenings in the Muslim-dominated northwestern Rakhine state (formerly Arakan) in Myanmar. According to the news agency......