Canada ‘disappointed’ by British decision on ‘Jihadi Jack’

Monday, 19 August 2019

Canada says it is disappointed the United Kingdom has decided to “off-load their ......

IMF sees no credit crunch in Oman, advises speedy fiscal reforms

Tuesday, 12 February 2019

Oman is not facing a credit crunch but the Gulf Arab oil producer should speed up implementation of ......

IMF sees ‘breathing space’ in Middle East, Central Asia

Friday, 21 April 2017

Rising growth outside the troubled oil sector is offering some relief to economies in the Middle ......

Uruguay hunger strike leaves ex-Gitmo inmate ‘critical’

Tuesday, 11 October 2016

A former Guantanamo inmate resettled in Uruguay in 2014 is in critical condition from a ......

Why do militants attack educational institutions?

Wednesday, 27 January 2016

Azeem Ibrahim is Senior Fellow at the Centre for Global Policy and Adj Research Professor at the Strategic Studies Institute, US Army War College. He completed his PhD from the University of Cambridge and served as an International Security Fellow at the Kennedy School of Government at Harvard and a World Fellow at Yale. Over the years he has met and advised numerous world leaders on policy development and was ranked as a Top 100 Global Thinker by the European Social Think Tank in 2010 and a Young Global Leader by the World Economic Forum. He tweets @AzeemIbrahim


Radical Islamists demand segregation at Yemen university

Monday, 26 October 2015

Radical Islamist gunmen have threatened to use force against university students in Yemen’s ......

Europe moves to thwart recruitment of foreign militants

Thursday, 22 October 2015

Seventeen EU members including France, Germany, Britain and Belgium inked an international agreement ......

British runaway schoolgirl marries Australian ISIS fighter

Monday, 13 July 2015

A British teenager who fled the UK for Syria earlier this year has married an ISIS militant, who ......

Blocking Twitter is not the solution

Sunday, 12 July 2015

Abdulrahman al-Rashed is the Chairman of Al Arabiya's Editorial Board and former General Manager of Al Arabiya News Channel. A veteran and internationally acclaimed journalist, he is a former editor-in-chief of the London-based leading Arab daily Asharq al-Awsat, where he still regularly writes a political column. He has also served as the editor of Asharq al-Awsat’s sister publication, al-Majalla. Throughout his career, Rashed has interviewed several world leaders, with his articles garnering worldwide recognition, and he has successfully led Al Arabiya to the highly regarded, thriving and influential position it is in today. He tweets @aalrashed.


British teen girls who joined ISIS are now ‘running’ from the militants

Wednesday, 13 May 2015

The three British schoolgirls, who were believed to have joined the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria ......

Afghan museum seeks to remember anti-Soviet war

Thursday, 23 April 2015

The Jihad Museum in the Afghan city of Herat sits in a hillside garden, surrounded by blooming rose ......

Australia deploys 330 more troops to Iraq in training mission

Tuesday, 14 April 2015

Australia said Tuesday 330 troops were heading to Iraq for two years to train local soldiers ......

Watch Russell Brand blaming Britain’s ‘corrupt’ society for radicalization

Wednesday, 04 March 2015

Controversial comedian Russell Brand gave his opinion on jihadists leaving the UK to go fight ......

Prosecutions of suspected militants double in Morocco

Friday, 13 February 2015

Morocco prosecuted twice as many suspected militants in 2014 than in the previous year, the state ......

The ‘black swans’ flying over foreign fighters

Sunday, 08 February 2015

Andrew Tabler is a senior fellow in Program on Arab Politics at the Washington Institute for Near East Policy. His publications include "Syria's Collapse and How Washington Can Stop It" (Foreign Affairs, July-August 2013) and the 2011 book In the Lion's Den: An Eyewitness Account of Washington's Battle with Syria.