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Sunni-Shiite conflicts

The Secret of the Iraq Inquiry

August 2, 2016 // Al-Ahram - Egypt - Arabic

The secret is out. The American-British invasion of Iraq in 2003 was a deliberate attempt to destroy Iraq and prepare a new path for the Middle East.

Obama’s Crisis with the Middle East Tango

February 29, 2016 // Asharq Al Awsat - Pan Arab - Arabic

Last week, I read an article I enjoyed by the American writer Thomas Friedman, about which Middle East the next American president will encounter. Before that, an Arab friend and scholar of international affairs in the United States gave me his opinion on my last article for Asharq al-Awsat on the legacy of Henry [Read more]

Barack Obama’s Three Iranian Gambles

March 20, 2015 // Liberation - France - French

Conservatives, reformers and the general population: All of Iran now aspires to have the sanctions lifted and, therefore, what other options would there be to a nuclear compromise on which the White House is working day and night?

Who Is Going To Fight with Islamists?

October 20, 2014 // Nezavisimaya Gazeta - Russia - Russian

<i>Everyone can send aircraft; infantry is what needed.</i> It is impossible to understand the current events in Iraq and Syria without considering such an important factor as Sunni-Shiite confrontation. The continual conflict is almost 1,500 years old, but now it is escalating. Barack Obama was accused of delaying [Read more]