The return of Saad Hariri: Back to square one in Lebanon?

Saturday, 24 October 2020

Almost a year ago, Lebanon’s Prime Minister Saad Hariri resigned as the Lebanese took to the streets ......

Rami Rayess

World Polio Day is a reminder of hope and a useful lesson for fighting coronavirus

Saturday, 24 October 2020

Looking back on 2020, silver linings are few and far between. The global coronavirus pandemic has ......

Dr Ahmed Al-Mandhari

Hassan Rouhani wants the US to surrender, but the pressure is on Tehran

Thursday, 22 October 2020

“Surrender.” That’s the only option Iranian President Hassan Rouhani offered America during his (now ......

Behnam Ben Taleblu and Erielle Davidson

Samuel Paty’s murder shows need for free speech, combating radicalization in mosques

Thursday, 22 October 2020

The world watched with horror the recent terrorist attack that claimed the life of a beloved high ......

Heba Yosry

Iran suffers as the Supreme Leader's house crumbles

Wednesday, 21 October 2020

While some may argue that Iran is a democracy, it is, in fact, a nation controlled within the Bayt, ......

Dr. Kamal Azari and Mohsen Sazegara

Saad Hariri’s bid to lead Lebanon is a disaster waiting to happen

Monday, 19 October 2020

Lebanon’s political class has continually failed to form governments that serve its people. The ......

Makram Rabah

Iraq’s Prime Minister al-Kadhimi should put the killers of protesters on trial

Thursday, 15 October 2020

Iraqi protesters have given Prime Minister Mustafa al-Kadhimi an ultimatum: he has until October 25 ......

Zana Gulmohamad

Artificial intelligence has been key to fighting coronavirus – it can do more too

Thursday, 15 October 2020

Artificial intelligence (AI) has the potential to revolutionize all aspects of human society as part ......

Munib Mesinovic

Lebanon-Israel maritime talks do not have to stop at the border

Thursday, 15 October 2020

The Lebanon-Israel border talks show that Hezbollah is under pressure. They could lead to more ......

Hanin Ghaddar

Coronavirus: How the Gulf economy has allowed women to keep their jobs

Wednesday, 14 October 2020

In Saudi Arabia and Bahrain, female citizens have kept their jobs amid the coronavirus at higher ......

Omar Al-Ubaydli