Khamenei’s universities: Exporting Islamic Revolution through soft power

Tuesday, 31 July 2018

Following the 9/11 attacks in the United States, the media was flooded with news of centers ......

Punish ignorant people who promote sectarianism

Friday, 20 July 2018

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


How Qatar, Iran colluded to force Shiite demography on Syria-Lebanon border town

Wednesday, 18 July 2018

A recent report by BBC on Qatar’s involvement in paying over $1 billion ransom to a terrorist ......

Shirazi religious channels, hijacking the Shiite sphere

Friday, 06 July 2018

Hassan AlMustafa is Saudi journalist with interest in middle east and Gulf politics. His writing focuses on social media, Arab youth affairs and Middle Eastern societal matters. His twitter handle is @halmustafa.


Muqtada al-Sadr and me: The evolution of a nationalistic populist

Wednesday, 06 June 2018

With Muqtada al-Sadr’s successful bid to win in the late Iraqi national elections, he has won ......

Collapse of mullahs’ state to bring down political Islamization

Tuesday, 15 May 2018

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


ANALYSIS: Iraq parliamentary election paves way for new faces on political scene

Saturday, 12 May 2018

Iraq's one-party rule collapsed in April 2003; a rule that was inherited by a political class that ......

The worst is yet to come for Iran

Monday, 07 May 2018

Abdullah bin Bijad al-Otaibi is a Saudi writer and researcher. He is a member of the board of advisors at Al-Mesbar Studies and Research Center. He tweets under @abdullahbjad


How Lebanon new vote rules will keep old guard in power

Friday, 27 April 2018

Lebanese will have a first opportunity in nine years to vote in a general election which started ......

Iran has recruited 80,000 Shiite fighters in Syria, says Israeli envoy

Thursday, 26 April 2018

Israel’s envoy to the United Nations said on Thursday that Iran had recruited at least 80,000 ......

In power for 15 years, Iraq’s Shiites split ahead of crucial vote

Wednesday, 25 April 2018

United in their fight against Saddam Hussein’s oppression for decades, Iraq’s Shiites ......

Voters and candidates in Iraq’s election: Here is all you need to know

Monday, 23 April 2018

Iraqis are set to head to the polls on May 12 for parliamentary elections. At the end of the ballot, ......

Bahrain sentences 24 Shiites to jail, revokes nationality

Thursday, 19 April 2018

A Bahrain court sentenced 24 Shiite citizens to prison and stripped them of their nationality after ......

Lebanese elections and regional dimensions

Friday, 06 April 2018

Radwan al Sayed is a Lebanese thinker and writer who attained a bachelor degree from the Faculty of Theology at al-Azhar University and a PhD in Philosophy from the University of Tübingen in Germany. He has been a scholar of Islamic studies for decades and is the former editor-in-chief of the quarterly al-Ijtihad magazine. Radwan is also the author of many books and has written for Arab dailies such as al-Ittihad, al-Hayat and ash-Sharq al-Awsat.


What did Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman say about Shiites in Saudi Arabia?

Tuesday, 03 April 2018

Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, speaking to the Atlantic, said that both Sunni and Shiite ......