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Objective observers of the Pan-Arab media scene know very well that the media is sometimes used to achieve certain political ends or to promote a particular viewpoint.
I am a Muslim; I don't want a mosque in New York President Obama, please get real. You are fighting the wrong battle.
Despite the urgent need for reforms, most Syrians have no stomach for regime change, Nehad Ismail explains why.
The intention behind this article is to set the record straight and to correct the distortions of Rifaat's role in Syria.
The question which is often asked is can the young Ribal Al-Assad unify the opposition and achieve real change in Syria?
Muslim suicide bombers in Britain are set to begin a three-day strike next Monday in a dispute over the number of virgins they are entitled to in the afterlife.
In conclusion and in the 21st century no one has to put up with bullying or sexual harassment at the work-place. The days when the boss can get away with bad behaviour are over.
Some call it Niqab and some call it Burqa. It is the full head to toe cover that Muslim women wear. There is no requirement in the Koran to wear this full cover. It is the Muslim men who coerce women to do so.
When I received the invitation by e-mail from the Conservative Arab Network to attend the book launch, I thought to myself 'I hope this is not another sycophantic book about Libya's dictator'.
In 1948 when Israel was established on 78% of historical Palestine, large numbers of Palestinians were made refugees. Some 500 villages were erased.
A book about al-Jazeera demolishes the myths, the misconceptions and the lies. Finally Al-Jazeera has been given a fair hearing by Hugh Miles' book Al-Jazeera (How Arab TV News challenged the World).
Hezbollah will declare victory no matter what and regardless of the results, consequences and cost.
The U.S., Russia, the EU and the UN must engage actively in helping both sides in resolving outstanding issues, applying the carrot and stick tactics to encourage the parties...
The unwise belligerent statements emanating from Tehran indicate a high degree of anxiety and fear that it might be the target of attacks by US and Israel.
The situation in the Middle East is tense and the outlook is grim, at least in the short-term. Of course we still have trouble brewing in Kashmir, Nepal, the Congo and Chechnya.