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What the U.S. should do in Iraq: Stop what is counterproductive
Source : Los Angeles Times-U.S.A  
Date : 2014-08-14
Author : Andrew Bacevich
From a moral perspective, President Obama's response to the plight of Iraqi minorities targeted for extinction by vicious Islamists is justifiable and even commendable. Yet the resumption of American military...
Would arming Syria's rebels have stopped the Islamic State?
Source : Washington Post  
Date : 2014-08-14
Author : Marc Lynch
Former secretary of state Hillary Rodham Clinton made news this weekend by suggesting that the rise of the Islamic State might have been prevented had the Obama administration moved to...
How ISIS leader Baghdadi toppled Maliki
Source : Al Arabiya TV  
Date : 2014-08-14
Author : Abdulrahman al-Rashed
Imagine if the terrorist Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) didn't confront Nouri al-Maliki's forces when it attacked Anbar around three months ago. Imagine if ISIS hadn't taken over...
Why has Iran turned its back on Iraq's Maliki?
Source : Al Arabiya TV  
Date : 2014-08-14
Author : Majid Rafizadeh
Iran, which exerts tremendous political, social and economic influence in Iraq, and is considered to be the most significant foreign force in Baghdad, has made a critical tactical shift with...
The Extremist Recruitment Riddle
Source : Asharq Al-Awsat  
Date : 2014-08-14
Author : Yousef Al-Dayni
There is horror and fear in the eyes of ordinary people previously unaware of extremism and terrorism. This is down to the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS), the...
The End of Maliki
Source : Asharq Al-Awsat  
Date : 2014-08-14
Author : Mshari Al-Zaydi
Nuri Al-Maliki, the outgoing Iraqi prime minister, could have been a historic hero, not just in Iraq, but for all Arabs and Muslims. However self-interest got the better of him,...
Donate for non-Muslims
Source : Kuwait Times  
Date : 2014-08-14
Author : Abdullatif Al-Duaij
Our government like the rest of the region’s governments claims to fight terrorism, and works according to its view and understanding to clip its wings and keep its bases in...
Protecting the environment
Source : Kuwait Times  
Date : 2014-08-14
Author : Labeed Abdal
The World Bank recently warned Kuwait of the environmental hazards by the unloading of ballast water by ships in the Arabian Gulf. The issue is specifically important to Kuwait since...
Uncivilized behavior of Kuwaiti, Gulf tourists
Source : Kuwait Times  
Date : 2014-08-14
Author : Shamlan Al-Essa
We read in the international, Arab and local press, as well as social media, about the shameful and improper behavior by some Gulf tourists, most of whom are from Saudi...
Iraqi roulette: Western intervention is a game of chance
Source : Al Arabiya TV  
Date : 2014-08-13
Author : Chris Doyle
Twelve months ago, chemical weapons were deliberately used on Syrian civilians in a sarin gas attack to the east of Damascus. It reignited a tempestuous debate about humanitarian intervention, the...
Removing Maliki: The end of a nightmare
Source : Al Arabiya TV  
Date : 2014-08-13
Author : Abdulrahman al-Rashed
We have not known Iraqi, regional and international enthusiasm like what we've seen in the past few days to remove Nouri al-Maliki from the Iraqi premiership. Shiites, Sunnis, Kurds, Arabs,...
A Race to the Bottom
Source : Asharq Al-Awsat  
Date : 2014-08-13
Author : Ali Ibrahim
It is odd that an organization that adopts an extremist ideology and is responsible for much bloodshed, such as Al-Qaeda, would feel embarrassed by another organization that outdoes it in...
Children do not deserve war
Source : Asharq Al-Awsat  
Date : 2014-08-13
Author : Aylin Kocaman
Issa is 10 years old. His whole life has changed since the Syrian conflict began. The streets where he lives are filled with destroyed buildings. He cannot attend school. Most...
Killer virus a global threat
Source : Gulf Daily News  
Date : 2014-08-13
Author : Yenus S
Human history has witnessed various forms of diseases of epidemic proportions over the centuries....
Middle East taking new shape?
Source : Arab Times  
Date : 2014-08-13
Author : Intisaar Al-Ma'tooq
Thousands of defenseless Yazidis have escaped to the top of Mount Sinjar following the siege of their town. They fled their homes because their only folly is their belief or...
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