International

  • Ikhwan strategy is working

    + Pic Almost one and a half months have passed since the military coup in Egypt and the situation is worsening every passing day. Whom do you think is responsible for these calamities? This is a very complex situation. We cannot say...

  • Horror in Egypt : Saying it once, saying it again

    By Tariq Ramadan My recent analysis of the Arab uprising and the evolving crisis in Tunisia and Egypt has drawn abundant critical comment. My position with regard to the Arab uprisings, their history and the issues they raise, is quite pre...

  • Murderous Egyptian Bonapartes Pampered by Hypocrite Mentors

    Egypt at this sensitive juncture is looking, increasingly, like Algeria of 1991 when the Algerian people’s peaceful march to democracy was stopped in its tracks by Algeria’s power-hungry generals at the beck- and-call of American and French intere...

  • Let’s Salute Egyptians’ Defiance

    The military has no choice: kill the innocent people or leave. If they leave, the revolution will be complete. If they stay to kill, they will write another bloody episode of history, which will not be forgotten for centuries.

  • Fascism on the Nile

    Occupied Jerusalem: It has now become sufficiently clear that the Sisi regime in Cairo is just another carbon copy of Bashar el-Assad regime in Damascus. Common features are too stark and too conspicuous to ignore or downplay. In the past few d...

  • West is Scared of Tunisia’s Domino Effect

    The western world seems truly in mourning at the political demise of one of its most trusted-’moderate’ and kosher-Arab tyrants as Tunisia’s Zeinel Abidine Ben Ali has fled the country to save his skin from the wrath of his lo...

  • Israel is Murdering Scientists

    By Chandra Muzaffar In one of his regular Reflections dated 6 January 2011, the Cuban leader, Fidel Castro, explores the possibility that the recent assassinations of Iranian scientists could have been carried out by Israel’s secret ...

  • Israel is a renegade, lawless and murderous state

    Occupied Jerusalem Israeli leaders, including Prime Minister Benyamin Netanyahu, have been complaining about the increasing "de- legitimization" of the Zionist state across the world. Netanyahu, who is a skilled media operator, said t...

  • Egypt: Coup d'État - Act II

    By Tariq Ramadan For two years now I have often been asked why I have not visited Egypt, where I had been forbidden entry for 18 years. Just as often I repeated that on the basis of the information I was able to obtain confirmed by Swiss a...

  • Exposing the hypocrisy of Egypt’s liberal elite

    By Esam Al-Amin Every coup d’état in history begins with a military General announcing the overthrow and arrest of the country’s leader, the suspension of the constitution, and the dissolution of the legislature. If peop...

  • US Wants to Divide and Rule Muslims, Says Iran's Mottaki

    By Siraj Wahab sirajwahab@gmail.com MANAMA: Iran cautioned the Muslim world against falling prey to American machinations and dismissed allegations it is building a nuclear weapon. Speaking on the second day of the International Institut...

  • Roadmap for Obama in Egypt: help restore status-quo ante

    Though the world is aghast at how in these seasons of democratization epidemic world over, a army could give an elected President an ultimatum of 48 hours to clear the Tahrir Square of a million protestors and arrest and depose him and his gove...

  • Egyptians robbed of their Revolution

    Future historians will be entitled to describe it the heist of the century what Egypt's besotted generals have done to their people. Egyptians have been robbed, in broad daylight,  of the revolution they had sacrificed so much to bring...

  • Egypt: It is a coup d'état!

    By Irfan Ahmad Let's call a spade a spade: despite military's denial that it didn't plan to stage a coup d'état, what it did on July 3 was precisely a coup. The arresting visual of the announcement of the coup on ...

  • The bankrupt Ramallah regime

    Ocupied Jerusalem: The PA regime in Ramallah proves everyday that it is absolutely worthy of a prominent place in the dustbin of history. The matter here goes far beyond the scandalous groveling of that regime at Israel's and America's ...

  • Arab Shaikhs learn to behave

      If I have ever talked least of any rulers, it is the ones that control the main Arab Lands of Saudi Arab, UAE, Kuwait and Qatar. This is because I find nothing fascinating about them. They are tolerable because they have kept their ...

  • ElBaradei’s Democracy: How Egypt’s ‘Revolution’ Betrayed Itself

    It is unfortunate, but hardly surprising, that many of the idealists who took to Tahrir Square in January 2011 and spoke of equal rights for all, couldn’t bear the outcome of that equality.

  • West’s Imperial Lust in Afghanistan

    Historians through ages have regularly bemoaned Afghanistan’s tragedy as a victim of its geography. Its location as the gateway to India left it prone and vulnerable to the imperial lust of invading conquerors. There is, however, a ma...

  • Israel’s culture of lying and deceit

    By Khalid Amayreh Occupied Jerusalem: Israeli and Zionist leaders, irrespective of their party affiliation, are proven liars. The former Israeli Prime Minister, Golda Meir, for example, denied the very existence of the Palestinian people, ...

  • Juan Williams is adding to anti-Muslim hysteria in America

    Recently Juan Williams, a well known African-American journalist made an outrageous anti-Muslim caricature on the prominent FOX TV channel. He said that in an airplane when he sees anyone dressed in obvious Muslim dress, eg wearing hijab or tur...