Home / OPINION (page 3)

OPINION

India-Pakistan Conflict: Aggravation

Gasanov Kamran After the terrorist attack by Jaish-e-Muhammad in the Indian province of Jammu and Kashmir, tensions between Pakistan and India continue to increase. New Delhi is still trying to get Islamabad to take decisive action against a terrorist organization, which was responsible for the death of 45 …

Read More »

Jordan’s lurid concerns over American pull-out

Jordan’s lurid concerns over American pull-out By Dr. Shehab Al Makahleh Though Jordan is a strategic ally to the US, American President Donald Trump’s tweets on December 19, 2018 to withdraw his troops from Syria shocked Amman which has started consultations with Americans and Russians in the aftermath …

Read More »

The forthcoming meeting between Kim Jong-Un and Donald J. Trump

Giancarlo Elia Valori The meeting between the leader of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea, Kim Jong-Un, and the President of the United States, Donald J. Trump, will be held in Hanoi, Vietnam, on February 27-28, 2019.  The primary aim, as stated by both Heads of State, is …

Read More »

Kashmir puts Chinese counterterrorism on the defensive

By James M. Dorsey Heightened tension in Kashmir and evidence of a Chinese military presence on the Tajik and Afghan side of their border with China’s troubled north-western province of Xinjiang are putting on display contradictions between the lofty principles of the People’s Republic’s foreign and defense policies …

Read More »

LIBYA- 2011. REVOLT OR REVOLUTION?

Nikolai Sologubovsky For the 8th anniversary of the counter-revolutionary rebellion inspired by NATO Alliance in the Libyan Jamahiriya (February 17, 2011) Recall what the Libyan Jamahiriya was at the beginning of 2011. Only numbers and facts: 1. GDP per capita – $ 14,1922. For each member of the …

Read More »

What should be the role of the Arab states?

Dr. Shehab Al Makahleh Achieving peace requires compromise and mutual confidence-building measures by both Palestinians and Israelis. Just as Israel is prepared to take Palestinian rights and interests into consideration, Israel also has legitimate rights and interests to be taken into account. Peace can only be achieved through …

Read More »

Arab States & Israel Diverge On Peace Process With Palestinians Following Warsaw Summit

By Terrance J. Mintner Egyptian President al-Sisi: ‘The failure to reach a fair and final settlement of the Palestinian issue represents the main source of instability in the Middle East’ Though U.S. President Donald Trump has yet to release his long-awaited Israeli-Palestinian peace plan, Arab states have already indicated …

Read More »