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Iran

Inquiry needed into Marzieh Hashemi’s arrest

*** This is an edited article. Original article can be found by Abbas Farshori at https://thebestofafrica.org/5-reasons-why-we-need-to-talk-about-what-happened-to-marzieh-hashemi/ *** After ten days of …

Saudi Arabia and Iran by Simon Mabon

8/10 Is it regional rivalry or global power rivalry that continues to play out in the Middle East? Simon Mabon, a …

Djibouti: Saudi’s first foreign military base

In recent years, there has been a race to secure a foothold in the Horn of Africa. I went into …

Are there any lessons from Middle-Eastern masculinity?

The phrase ‘toxic masculinity’ has become somewhat of a cliche in the Western world. As a go-to catchphrase, it has …

Oman’s unique power balancing role

*** This article was featured in a paper presented by Shatha Sbeta to Middle East Dialogue in Washington DC *** …

How do religion and politics currently interact?

A few months ago, the Prime Minster of Israel, Benjamin Netanyahu, was visiting President Putin, attempting to illustrate a political …

Donald Trump – what should Arab millennials expect?

This year’s election of Donald Trump will determine the fate of many Americans and the rest of the world population. …

The Arab Spring – 5 years on

Five years ago, a series of unprecedented uprisings and demonstrations broke out in countries across the Middle East and North …