Mohammed Al Shaikh
Mohammed Al Shaikh

Mohammed Al Shaikh is a Saudi writer with al-Jazirah newspaper. He tweets @alshaikhmhmd

The solution will be born from within Palestine, not from abroad

Israel has become a reality, and its military defeat on the ground is almost impossible. Simply put, Israel possesses a nuclear deterrent, while the leaders of the Palestinian factions offer nothing...

What should we expect if Biden is elected president?

US Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden is considered relatively moderate among his fellow members of the Democratic Party even though he served as vice president under Barack Obama with his...

Hezbollah’s responsibility for Beirut’s horrific explosion

You must doubt your judgement abilities if you believe that Hezbollah’s terrorist militia had nothing to do with the horrific Beirut port explosion, which destroyed one-third of the city.All...

New Arab-Israel deals will lead to progress on Israel-Palestine issue

Following the UAE-Israel peace deal, Washington announced that Bahrain would be the next Gulf state to sign a peace agreement with Israel. This agreement represents a sovereign decision that is...

The Palestinian cause: A just cause with incompetent defenders

A meeting of the representatives of various Palestinian factions held shortly after the UAE-Israeli peace agreement showed these factions for what they truly are and proved what we have often repeated...

Sudan has two economic options: Quick fixes or lasting reform

I am afraid that what is currently happening in Sudan might be the second wave of what is called the ‘Arab Spring’. This supposed spring often ushers in bloodshed and instability leading...

Houthi retreat from Hodeidah: Beginning of the end?

In my view, the liberation of Hodeidah from the Houthis and the latter’s withdrawal from it are a very important sign, not only for Yemen but for the Middle East as a whole.As it is known to...

Iranian regime is the basis of scourge in Middle East

One of Iran’s defensive tactics is to bribe and employ Arab traitors for stirring up unrest in their countries. These traitors sacrifice the security of their own countries in order to serve the...