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Evolving situation in Yemen by Asif Haroon raja
Posted By: Asif_Haroon_Raja Created On: 22/Apr/2015 Views: 117 Replies: 0 
Sectarian and tribal divides in Yemen had sharpened during the long rule of President Gen Ali Abdullah Saleh. Arab spring followed by entry of Al-Qaeda made the internal situation in Yemen chaotic. Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) led Gulf States prevailed upon reluctant Saleh to make way for his Vice President Mansour Al-Hadi in 2012. Hadi got elected on February 21, 2012 election and received 99.2% Click here to read Full Article

Surging Chaos in Yemen (Part 2) by Asif Haroon Raja
Posted By: Asif_Haroon_Raja On: 10/Apr/2015 Views:130 Replies:0 
Conflict between the Houthis under Abdul Malik al-Houthi and the elected government of Abd-Rabbuh Mansour al-Hadi, now in exile, is seen as part of a regional power struggle between Shia-ruled Iran and Sunni-ruled Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA), which shares a long porous border with Yemen. The sectarian problem certainly looms in the background somewhere but is not the main factor. The ongoing war Click here to read Full Article
Arab Leaders are a Menace to Reality Check and People Are Dying by Mahboob A. Khawaja, PhD.
Posted By: Mahboob_Khawaja On: 9/Apr/2015 Views:126 Replies:0 
The Arab masses are the targeted victims of the Western-led coalition’s atrocities and instigated sectarian rivalries with unthinkable consequences to the present and future generations. To enhance the foreign proxy wars, the Arab-Muslim leaders are tragically entrapped in a vicious cycle of self- geared disastrous wars against themselves. The tragic side of the folly reveals moral and intellectu Click here to read Full Article
Surging chaos in Yemen (Part 1) by Asif Haroon Raja
Posted By: Asif_Haroon_Raja On: 9/Apr/2015 Views:134 Replies:0 
Harking back into the history of Yemen which stretches back to 3000 years, it will be worthwhile to know certain essential details about the country. It lies at the tip of Arabian Peninsula and it borders Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) to the north and Oman to the east. Yemen is strategically important because it sits on the Bab al-Mandab strait, a narrow waterway 40 km wide linking the Red Sea wit Click here to read Full Article
How to Stop Bogus Wars and Articulate Global Peacemaking? by Mahboob A. Khawaja, PhD.
Posted By: Mahboob_Khawaja On: 6/Apr/2015 Views:134 Replies:0 
There's no question that this "war" will continue indefinitely. There is no question that US actions are the cause of that, the gasoline that fuels the fire. The only question - and it's becoming less of a question for me all the time - is whether this endless war is the intended result of US actions or just an unwanted miscalculation. Why would anyone in the US government or its owners have any i Click here to read Full Article
New Cold War Gathering Steam by Asif Haroon Raja
Posted By: Asif_Haroon_Raja On: 6/Apr/2015 Views:127 Replies:0 
16 hours long marathon talks were held in Belarus between the delegates of Russia, Ukraine, Germany and France on February 15, 2015. A road map to peace in Ukraine’s war was finally secured. Hopefully, it will put an end to the escalating bloodshed in the region. The fruits of the talks are however yet to be seen on ground as the fighting between Kiev government forces and Russian backed Ukrainian Click here to read Full Article
Arab World: Political Disintegration and Search for Reason by Dr. Mahboob A. Khawaja
Posted By: Mahboob_Khawaja On: 1/Apr/2015 Views:124 Replies:0 
Terror is the engine of war. And terror is what all sides in this conflict produce in overabundance …….We torture hostages in our black sites and choke them to death by stuffing rags down their throats. They torture hostages in squalid hovels and behead them. We organize Shiite death squads to kill Sunnis. They organize Sunni death squads to kill Shiites. We produce high-budget films such as “Amer Click here to read Full Article
New Submission: Barbarians Are Coming - Western or Arabs? by Mahboob A. Khawaja
Posted By: Mahboob_Khawaja On: 24/Mar/2015 Views:146 Replies:0 
Moral and Intellectual Abyss The US and the Europeans see war as an instrument of political hegemony and control over the precious natural resources of the Arab-Muslim world. The super-ego American and the allied Europeans are missing sense of guilt for the vice and ruins of decade long occupation and destruction of Iraq and Afghanistan. To heighten the demands of human conscience, Arab masses vi Click here to read Full Article
Capitalist-technocratic psychopaths of imperialism vs. the psychopaths of Islamic State (IS) by Fazal Rahman, Ph.D.
Posted By: Unpolluted On: 18/Feb/2015 Views:218 Replies:0 
After failing to defeat the forces of Islamic State (ISor ISIS or ISIL, also known by its Arabic name Daish) in Iraq and Syria by massive aerial bombardments of the US and its Arab and Western allies, the American President, Barack Obama, has announced sending the American troops there for that purpose, again demonstrating his extraordinary trapeze abilities. Such escalation will inevitably lead Click here to read Full Article
QUID PRO QUO, DO GOOD AND HAVE GOOD Barrister Amjad Malik writes on an attack on French magazine and publishing cartoons
Posted By: Amjad_Malik On: 19/Jan/2015 Views:355 Replies:0 
Muslim as well western countries are in the grip of latest stir caused by the attack on ‘charlie Ebdo’ a satirical magazine known for its slur and satire publishing cartoons considered to be anti Muslims. Previously Sam Bacile’s fiction on the life of Prophet and knighthood status granted to ‘Satanic Verses’ fame writer Salman Rushdie which created an uproar in the Islamic world though the stalw Click here to read Full Article
The Charlie Hebdo Affair in France: Is it a matter of defendable free speech or sadistic desecration and humiliation of Muslims by Fazal Rahman
Posted By: Unpolluted On: 14/Jan/2015 Views:223 Replies:0 
During 2012, a desecrating, defaming, and slandering film against Prophet Muhammad, Islam, and Muslims-made in the US-sparked numerous angry riots in many Muslim countries, resulting in many deaths, injuries, and arrests. The current Charlie Hebdo affair in France is very similar in its nature and effects. This author had analyzed the nature and causes of the Muslim reactions to that film in his Click here to read Full Article

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