Saudi Arabia

Wear a veil if you like – but don’t treat women like that

The Spectator 23 October 2014
By Rod Liddle

What sort of clothing do you wear when you go to the opera? I assume some of you do go to the opera, otherwise the Royal Opera House could be turned into a giant Wetherspoon’s

 

Why Islamic rebel states always fail

National Post 29 September 2014
By David Motadel, The New York Times

In the last few years, there has been a dramatic rise of a seemingly new type of polity: the Islamic rebel state. Boko Haram in West Africa, the Shabab in East Africa, the

 

Could mutual enemy ISIS bring Saudis and Iranians together?

Israel Hayom 24 September 2014
By Uzay Bulut

On August 4, 2013, the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIS) and Jaish al-Muhajireen ?wal-Ansar (JMA) launched a large-scale offensive in the Latakia countryside in

 

The Islamic State... of Saudi Arabia

Family Security Matters 24 September 2014
By Andrew C. McCarthy

The beheadings over the last several weeks were intended to terrorize, to intimidate, to coerce obedience, and to enforce a construction of sharia law that, being scripturally

 

Hamas Denies Claim Khaled Mashaal to be Expelled From Qatar

algemeiner 22 September 2014

Hamas has denied rumors that its exiled leader, Khaled Mashaal, might be forced to leave Qatar following the expulsion of several top Muslim Brotherhood members. Reports in

 

Qatar-Gulf deal forces expulsion of Muslim Brotherhood leaders

The Guardian 18 September 2014
By Ian Black

Qatar has pledged to expel exiled leaders of Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood as one of the conditions of an agreement forced on the wealthy Gulf state by Saudi Arabia, the United

 

Gandelman: Islamic State and the Nazis

News Herald 16 September 2014
By Joe Gandelman

Whither the Islamic State? That's a real double-edged question: where is the group otherwise known as ISIS headed, and can the United States and other civilized nations make

 

Turkey could take in Muslim Brotherhood leaders ousted from Qatar, Erdogan says

The Globe and Mail 16 September 2014

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has said that Turkey’s military is working on plans to establish a "buffer zone” against Islamic militants, on the country’s borders with

 

Where Did the Islamic State Come From?

algemeiner 16 September 2014
By Abigail R. Esman

The simple answer – and the one you’ll hear most often – is that IS, or Islamic State (formerly ISIS) emerged out of al-Qaeda, gathering strength through the ongoing civil war

 

Dozens of Christians Arrested at Prayer Meeting in Saudi Arabia

answeringmuslims 16 September 2014

Dozens of Christians arrested at a prayer meeting in Saudi Arabia need America's help, according to a key lawmaker who is pressing the State Department on their behalf. Some

 

Saudi Arabia's clerics condemn IS but preach intolerance

timesofmalta.com 11 September 2014

When Saudi Arabia's Grand Mufti Sheikh Abdulaziz Al al-Sheikh described Islamic State and al Qaeda as "kharijites" last month, he was casting them as the ultimate heretics of

 

ISIS IN ACTION: Photos of Islamic State savagery the media will not show you (WARNING: Very Graphic)

BareNakedIslam 11 September 2014

You’ve seen a lot of these photos already at BNI. Here are some more. As they say, a picture is worth a thousand words…

 

Saudi anti-Christian sweep prompts calls for US involvement

Fox News 11 September 2014
By Benjamin Weinthal

Dozens of Christians arrested at a prayer meeting in Saudi Arabia need America's help, according to a key lawmaker who is pressing the State Department on their behalf. Some

 

Muslim rapes daughter-in-law, Islamic clerics force the victim to marry him and treat her husband as her son

Atlas Shrugs 11 September 2014
By Pamela Geller

Remember this when Islamic supremacists, Muslimas and Islamic apologists insist that sharia "empowers” women: "Raped at gunpoint by father-in-law, clerics order to treat

 

Top Ten Quran Verses for Understanding ISIS

answeringmuslims 8 September 2014

Jihadists fighting for ISIS (the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria) claim that they are following the commands of Allah and Muhammad. Yet Westernized Muslims, politicians, and

 

Is Qatar the Foremost Supporter of the Islamic State's Sunni Jihad?

Breitbart 8 September 2014
By Jordan Schachtel

Following Al Qaeda’s September 11, 2001 attack against the United States, Qatar’s state-owned Al Jazeera was introduced to the U.S. public as the channel that received the tape

 

Saudi official: Western politicians and media linked Islam to 9/11, thereby driving Muslims to become terrorists

Pamela Geller 8 September 2014

When the confrontation begins, strike like champions who do not want to go back to this world. Shout, ‘Allahu Akbar,’ because this strikes fear in the hearts of the

 

Saudi Arabia’s expedient reconciliation with Qatar

Panorama.am 5 September 2014

Below is Iranian Diplomacy’s interview with Hossein Nooshabadi, Iran’s former ambassador to Oman. - Qatar’s support of the Muslim Brotherhood caused Saudi Arabia to set

 

Saudi religious police issue rare apology after beating British resident

Middle East Eye 5 September 2014

Saudi Arabia's religious police issued a rare apology on Wednesday after roughing up a British resident of Riyadh over paying at a women-only cash desk. The Commission of

 

Saudi arrests 88 in ‘anti-terrorism’ drive

Capital News 3 September 2014

RIYADH – Saudi Arabia has arrested 88 suspected extremists, more than half of them ex-Qaeda detainees who had previously been released, the interior ministry announced

 
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