Geopolitical conditions in the region might not change much during the tenures of the recently elected rulers.

According to the mainstream religions, Middle East is the region where the maximum number of prophets were sent by the God Almighty. Palestine specifically is known as the land of prophets. Jews, Christians…


Realities do not remain same in politics but in terms of Washington’s support for Tel Aviv, they have not changed a lot.

The end of World War II brought drastic changes in global politics, international organizations, the economy, and as well as geography. Talking about the Middle East, Balfour Declaration…


If there was a city on planet Earth that was free from all concepts of sins, crimes, and other similar thoughts, it was Lebanon’s Beirut. Back in the 1970s, people from across the globe used to travel here. Free flow of liquor, high intensity of open flirt, and diversity at…


The Syrian crisis is the worst humanitarian crisis of the century so far and millions of Syrians have lived a millennium in this decade.

Courtesy: The Guardian

If you compare the amount of investment to fuel this war compared to the money to alleviate the impact of this war on the Syrians. The…


What did I do to you?was the last question and were the last words the former Libyan dictator Muammar Qaddafi uttered before his death, almost ten years ago when the mob was beating him and dragging him on the road. The very dictator who ruled Libya for over four…


A numeral glance at the Yemeni conflict.

Courtesy: BBC

“I am Yemeni” and “They are from me and I am from them,” said Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) as stated in Al Bukhari. Then what has caused the present kingdom of the Al-Saud family to bomb the helpless in Sana? Whereas present Saudi Arabia…


Turning Tides in the Middle East.

Kyun ke saas bhi Kabhi bahu thi (Because a mother-in-law was once a daughter-in-law, too)’ has become an old narrative in today’s advanced era, where individualism is paramount. But not in the case of global politics. Iran and Israel both are trying hard to…


Is America back for the Middle East too?

It was 20th January of the year when Joe Biden was sworn in as the 46th president of the United States. And his recent speech, defining his foreign policy, makes it crystal clear that so far he is a man of his…


New World Order does not seem working for a better Middle East

The decade of the 1990s gifted the world unipolarity. United States of America emerged as the sole cultural, political, and economic influencer. Many theorists joined the race of predicting the future of the New World Order. Where two…


Normalizing tiesis an absurd phrase of today’s global politics.

Sovereignty, self-determination, and recognition are some of the most absurd terms when one considers the realities of world politics. And now normalizing tiesjoins the row. It is quite clear that the qualification of statehood is, a fixed territory, population…

Asadullah Raisani

Middle East Writer

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