The Sword versus the Guardian
On May 10, 2021 the Israel Defence Force (IDF) launched its war of aggression against Gaza and called it the Guardian of the Walls. Hamas and Palestine Islamic Jihad (PIJ) countered it with their Sword of al-Quds (Saif Al-Quds).
The Guardian was based on the optimistic Zionist doctrine of ‘cities running under ...
Italian state’s security and counter-terrorism-oriented approach prevents it from adopting collaborative policies on Islam that do not criminalize Italian Muslims but aim at working with them hand-in-hand toward mutual benefits
One of the questions that arises about Imam Hussain’s (PBUH) movement, which is of great importance especially in the modern days, is whether he desired to form an Islamic community, and if so whether the people willingly wanted to accept his leadership or not.
As tensions between Iran and the United States continue to heighten under America’s hawkish President Donald Trump, latest reports have indicated that Trump's administration has been quietly pushing ahead with a plan to create a NATO-like security and political alliance between Arab countries to confront Iran.
Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu, a notorious warmonger, serial liar and supremacist racialist who used to lead the closest thing Israel has to a fascist party until parties even more extreme got elected to parliament, is attempting to bamboozle the clueless Trump into getting on a war footing with Iran.
At least one in four American Christians surveyed recently by Christianity Today magazine said that they believe it is their biblical responsibility to support the nation of Israel. This view is known as Christian Zionism.
Iranian former nuclear diplomacy team in nuclear negotiations has written an article published on Reuters, sternly warned the US government of the fallouts of withdrawal from the nuclear deal with Iran.
Born in 1946 in the Egyptian Province of Qena, Ahmed Muhammad Ahmed al-Tayeb is descended from Imam Hasan (PBUH). To forward his education, he went to al-Azhar University, and got his bachelor's degree in the field of Islamic Philosophy in 1969.
Grand Ayatollah Naser Makarem Shirazi was born, in 1926, to a religious family in Shiraz. He finished his school in Shiraz, forwarding his education in religious arena at the age of 14 in a religious seminary named "Agha Babakhan" in Shiraz. Thereafter taking some courses on related fundamentals, he started studying jurisprudence....
unity of Muslims is one of the most important political necessities of modern Islamic civilization which exceeded all other political thoughts of Imam Khomeini (RA). The late leader counted unity as the cause for appearance and continuation of Islamic system and a guarantee for survival of Muslims.
The idea of "Modern Islamic Civilization" was first proposed by the Supreme Leader of Islamic Revolution, Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei. To the seasoned cleric, the most important task assigned today to the Muslim world, particularly genuine scholars and intellectuals, is to make “serious and brave efforts” to breathe the ...
The dramatic recent Saudi-led hike of incitement against Iran and Hezbollah peaked when the government in Riyadh called for the Arab League to convene a meeting and issue a statement on behalf of all the Arab nations criticising Iran and calling for Tehran to stop meddling in the affairs of the Arabs and their ruling regimes. The Saudis also want the ...
An article that I published last week addressed a new breed of criminals committing acts of societal and political violence in a pattern of “gentlemanly” terrorism. The perpetrator seems well-mannered and civilised, not only while preparing to commit the crime, but also in daily life.
Shouldn't they recuse themselves when dealing with the Middle East?
I spoke recently at a conference on America’s war party where afterwards an elderly gentleman came up to me and asked, “Why doesn’t anyone ever speak honestly about the six-hundred-pound gorilla in the room? Nobody has mentioned Israel in this conference and we all know it’s American ...
The pending demolitions of Khan Al-Ahmar and Susiya, two Palestinian communities in the Israeli-occupied West Bank, along with the forced expulsion of their inhabitants, have been attracting international concern and protests.
Similarly, the recent eviction of a Palestinian family to make way for Jewish settlers in Sheikh Jarrah, a neighborhood ...
After decades of staunch opposition to Zionism and unfettered support for the Palestinian cause, tiny Bahrain appears on the cusp of becoming the first Gulf state to normalize relations with Israel, with one diplomatic source stating an official announcement could be made next year.
As the foreign power providing fertile ground for SDF in the Raqqa war, the United States government and its senior officialls should know that the military operation cannot have high civilian death tolls, and so much forbearance or false equivalence.