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Randa Takieddine
Randa Takieddine

Randa Takieddine is a Lebanese writer and the director of Al-Hayat newspaper office in Paris.

Can any US-French strike deter Syria’s brutal regime?

The shocking pictures of the recent chemical attack carried out by the Syrian regime has led US President Donald Trump to make insulting remarks against Bashar al-Assad. Trump received two phone calls...

The Cedar Conference and Macron’s trust in Lebanon

On Friday, the Cedar Conference will be held in Paris as part of French President Emmanuel Macron’s initiative to mobilize international support for Lebanon. It is also to show that France and...

How terrorism is threatening Islam in Europe

France has commemorated a hero from its security forces, Arnaud Beltrame, who died at the hands of a 25-year-old Moroccan criminal while trying to save hostages lives at the recent supermarket siege....

Lies as the distinguishing feature of Syria, Russia and Iran

The cruel Syrian war launched by Bashar al-Assad on his people seven years ago under the name of counterterrorism demonstrated that the culture of lies connects the three allies Russia, Iran and the...

Russia-America rivalry spreads to the oil market

A report by the International Energy Agency (IEA) has revealed an increase in US oil production raising questions about the share of OPEC and non-OPEC countries in the global oil market after they...

Significance of Saudi-Russian oil cooperation

Saudi Arabia and Russia have not enjoyed confidence with each other over the production of oil for several years now. OPEC records show that Russia never committed itself to cutting oil production...

The semblance of Chirac’s leadership style in Macron

Those who followed former French President Jacques Chirac’s era will see much of his diplomatic approach in the presidency of Emmanuel Macron. Chirac adopted a form of personal diplomacy where...

Iran, Israel and destroying the region

Western diplomatic circles close to Israel have been circulating information – supplied by the latter – which stipulates that Iran has stepped up its support and arms’ supplies to...