A mob of up to 3000 regular people, the neighbors, marched on the house where the Shia were gathered.
Tom Friedman doesn’t understand the Middle East, though he has persuaded a big audience otherwise.
The ideas that this is some far left thing is a slander by Islamists.
American policymakers are likely to be carried away and to see rebel victory as the equivalent of a good and heroic victory for freedom.
Is there no one who remembers this recent history?
The weapons will be given to people whose politics encompass hatred for Jews, Christians, the West generally, and Women.
Rowhani will have little power.
Yusuf al-Qaradawi knows how to express his ideas clearly and persuasively.
Do you want to arm the Syrian rebels so they can establish another Sharia state?
You have a massive counterterrorist project costing $1 trillion but when it comes down to it the thing repeatedly fails.
The problem is not cynicism but naivete.
Moderate Muslims have been neglected and isolated by this project which has helped the radicals, Islamists, and pro-terrorists.
He knows how to deal with the West and will hopefully keep the money rolling in but cannot do anything and won’t try.
Demonstrators charged that police undercover agents entered the protest areas, threw stones, and then went back behind the police lines.
Put simply, who are the friends of Israel in the region and who are the foes?
If billions of dollars have not bought PA support for a two-state solution in 20 years why should anything change now?
In the 6400 words used by Obama, Islam only constitutes three of them.
You might think that six Khamenei followers might split the hardline vote but don't worry as that will be taken care of in the ballot-counting if necessary.
With a 'friend' like Erdogan, Obama’s policy toward Syria, Iran, the advance of revolutionary Islamism, and the Israel-Palestinian “peace process,” is in serious trouble.
America could be said to be building a united front against Iran, but at what price?
Even Muslim Brotherhood think-tanks have said that the Shia, and especially Iran, are more dangerous threats than is Israel.
The Obama Administration has turned to Islamists in the belief that they are best suited to guard US interests in the Middle East.
Obama wants Americans to believe that government is only the sum total of their efforts together. But that is nonsense.
The Palestinian Authority is in a box of its own making. It cannot win militarily against Israel, nor will it engage in serious diplomacy with Israel.
Perhaps if Western states studied its policies rather than endlessly criticized them they might gain from the experience.