Given the ongoing political contentions in West Asia, Arab opinion is deeply divided.
31 Jan 2020 2:30 AM
Khamenei was tough and uncompromising in his remarks. He referred to the previous fortnight as "historical days".
22 Jan 2020 7:20 AM
Qabbous came to the throne in 1970 in a peaceful coup d’etat, engineered with the help of the British that sent his father into exile.
13 Jan 2020 2:15 AM
Through December, there were reports of Saudi-Iranian interactions to discuss a possible accommodation of their competing interests.
28 Dec 2019 2:08 AM
Observers estimate that Iran might have lost $1.5 billion due to the week-long blackout.
09 Dec 2019 12:41 AM
Bolton found himself increasingly excluded from policy relating to North Korea and Afghanistan.
19 Sep 2019 1:23 AM
Pakistani commentators now fear that if there is now any violence in Kashmir, Pakistan will be blamed and there could be a sharp Indian response.
17 Aug 2019 12:53 AM
President Trump later said that he had ordered a retaliatory attack on Iran, but held back when he learnt it would kill at least 150 Iranians.
27 Jul 2019 12:05 AM
A senior Iranian official has added that Iran could consider withdrawing from the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty as well.
26 Jun 2019 1:33 AM
There need not have been three summits — all members of the GCC and the Arab League are also members of the OIC.
04 Jun 2019 12:05 AM
Several US commentators believe that Trump is being encouraged by some of his officials to initiate a war againt Iran.
29 Apr 2019 12:05 AM
Religious parties freely invoked faith and even promised a “place in heaven” to those who voted for them.
15 Apr 2019 12:00 AM
The minister’s remarks resonated with the history, values and interests of the entire assemblage.
05 Mar 2019 12:05 AM
Given the painful history of India's association with the OIC, this announcement was nothing short of a bombshell.
27 Feb 2019 1:39 AM
Both countries are committed to establishing long-term energy ties based on investments and joint ventures.
18 Feb 2019 12:50 AM
With the US committed to withdrawal, Turkey faces two immediate challenges.
29 Jan 2019 12:51 AM
Russia will remain the sole major power in West Asia to shape the contours of regional politics.
27 Dec 2018 7:39 AM
Khashoggi welcomed the Arab Spring in 2011 as a renaissance in the Arab political order.
12 Oct 2018 2:05 AM
The bringing down of the Russian aircraft has created fresh uncertainties in the complex Syrian scenario.
03 Oct 2018 1:36 AM
Amid the pessimism and hopelessness that has shrouded West Asia over the past few years, Mr Zayani’s voice is an important “beacon of hope”.
11 Aug 2018 2:06 AM