Written by Iran Tracker
Understanding the Islamic Republic of Iran presents complex challenges. It requires knowledge of Islam, Shi'ism, and the peculiar interpretation of Shi'ism that Grand Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini developed to legitimize the formation of an Islamic state. It also requires an exploration of the ...
Written by Yoaz Hendel
Editors' note: Yoaz Hendel now works in the Israeli prime minister's office. This article was written before his government service; views expressed herein are his alone.
While the Obama administration has not reconciled itself to the futility of curbing Tehran's nuclear buildup through ...
Written by Rick Moran
President Barack Obama and Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki met at the White House on Monday to map out the future relationship between the two countries now that American combat troops will be out of Iraq by the end of this month.
While the president proclaimed that we leave Iraq ...
Written by George Friedman
With the Palestinians demonstrating and the International Monetary Fund in turmoil, it would seem odd to focus this week on something called the Visegrad Group. But this is not a frivolous choice. What the Visegrad Group decided to do last week will, I think, resonate for years, long after the ...
Written by Rick Moran
United Nations Security Council Resolution 1973, which authorizes a no-fly zone over Libya and the protection of civilians by all means necessary, is the culmination of a decade-long effort to radically strengthen the ability of the UN to intervene in sovereign nations through the ...
Written by Shimon Stein
Recent developments in
Written by Stephen Brown - FrontPageMag.com
’The burqa is not welcome in France.”
- Nicolas Sarkozy
French President Nicolas Sarkozy intention to rid France of facial coverings worn by Muslim women was realized on Tuesday when the French Senatevoted to outlaw all such veils in public spaces. The vote is regarded as eliminating a threat ...
Written by Eli E. Hertz
Arab Leaders Falsely Point to UN Resolution 194 as Proof that Arab Refugees Have a "Right to Return"
Written by RSN
June 9, 2009
Contributing Source: BrusselsJournal.com
Article: Wilders Appeals to Indigenous Vote of Right and Left Alike