Mohammed Al Shaikh
Mohammed Al Shaikh

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

Mohammed Al Shaikh
Mohammed Al Shaikh

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


What should we expect if Biden is elected president?

Sunday, 11 October 2020

US Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden is considered relatively moderate among his fellow ...

Hezbollah’s responsibility for Beirut’s horrific explosion

Tuesday, 29 September 2020

You must doubt your judgement abilities if you believe that Hezbollah’s terrorist militia had ...

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

Wednesday, 23 September 2020

Following the UAE-Israel peace deal, Washington announced that Bahrain would be the next Gulf state ...

The Palestinian cause: A just cause with incompetent defenders

Tuesday, 22 September 2020

A meeting of the representatives of various Palestinian factions held shortly after the UAE-Israeli ...

Sudan has two economic options: Quick fixes or lasting reform

Friday, 28 December 2018

I am afraid that what is currently happening in Sudan might be the second wave of what is called the ...

Houthi retreat from Hodeidah: Beginning of the end?

Thursday, 20 December 2018

In my view, the liberation of Hodeidah from the Houthis and the latter’s withdrawal from it ...

Iranian regime is the basis of scourge in Middle East

Friday, 14 December 2018

One of Iran’s defensive tactics is to bribe and employ Arab traitors for stirring up unrest in ...

When the revolutionists regret it

Sunday, 18 November 2018

When asked on a television show about the current situation in Iraq and the state of corruption, ...

Countdown to mullahs’ belligerence begins

Tuesday, 13 November 2018

It seems that the United States is serious this time in putting pressure on the Iranian regime in a ...

On Iran and its siege

Thursday, 01 November 2018

Despite their refutation, I am utterly convinced that the Muslim Brotherhood and the mullahs’ ...

Qatar comes back empty-handed

Sunday, 28 October 2018

I said it and I will always say it that the Saudi Kingdom is not a banana republic like Qatar that ...

On men’s guardianship of women

Monday, 15 October 2018

In his recent interview to Bloomberg News, Prince Mohammed bin Salman said: “The rules of ...

Why Qatar is draining itself

Sunday, 07 October 2018

No matter how stubborn they are, I have no doubt that Hamad bin Khalifa and his son are now ...

What if Iran transforms into a civil state?

Sunday, 23 September 2018

The world today is the world of civil states, where peoples’ interests, security and comfort ...

Basra rises against the Persian enemy

Wednesday, 19 September 2018

I believe what has happened in Basra is a historic turning point that could be considered a sign ...

We all wish the war in Yemen ends

Thursday, 13 September 2018

All Saudis — from the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques to the average citizen — wish ...

Qatar and gambling on the impossible

Tuesday, 04 September 2018

It seems the isolation and marginalization which Qatar is living through is going to prolong and may ...

Will the Revolutionary Guards turn against Iran’s mullahs?

Thursday, 16 August 2018

After the first round of US sanctions against Iran came into effect, US President Donald Trump ...

Human development precedes democracy

Sunday, 12 August 2018

Democracy is not always the perfect solution in relations between government and the people and as ...

The Arab NATO directed at Iran

Friday, 10 August 2018

Reports have started circulating about an intention to establish a NATO-style security and military ...