Qatar Accepts to Pay $20 Billion for Reconstruction of Syria, Turkish Spy Agency Supports Al Qaeda Affiliated Rebels
The American Center for Democracy (ACD) 4 November 2013
By Sami Kronenfeld and Yoel Gurzansky
The Revolutionary Guards are significantly involved in the international drug trade, both directly and through proxies.
An insider's insight into who carried out most of those Palestinian Arab terror attacks over the past decade
This Ongoing War 24 October 2013
Building bridges of mutual trust between neighbouring peoples who have deep issues between them is always going to be tough, as anyone with a passing familiarity with the generations-long conflict between the Arabs and the Israelis knows.
Shariah Finance Watch 16 October 2013
One of the most popular and most important subjects on SFW is the issue of Zakat.
Zakat is a form of tithing in Islam and is considered one of the Five Pillars of the faith. Essentially, every Muslim who is able to do so is required to give 1/40 of his wealth each year to the "needy” through the system of zakat. Today, most of the zakat payments, at least in the West, go through Islamic charities and mosques.