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Salman Tanvir   ISLAMABAD: Ignoring the warning of the interior minister, Ch Nisar, the activists of PAT and PTI made their ways to the red zone Tuesday night. The federal government demonstrated a great deal of patience by not stopping the marchers from breaching the red zone. The army was deployed...

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August 18, 2014

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Sharif Nashashibi The expansion and barbarity of the Islamic State group leaves no doubt that it must be stopped without delay. On August 12 Amnesty International released a statement accusing the group of “ethnic cleansing” in northern Iraq. The next day, the UN said “all possible measures must be taken urgently to avoid a mass atrocity and potential...

Marwan Bishara When Ban Ki-moon called for an “end to the violence” in Gaza last month, his call fell on deaf ears. When he urged an “end to the madness”, Israel yawned. It wasn’t until the UN Security Council issued a mild presidential statement urging an “immediate humanitarian ceasefire” that the Israeli government snapped. Even...

Harun Yahya   When the conditions in a country indicate an inescapable vicious circle and when there are tensions within society, deep-rooted changes always lead to positive outcomes. Therefore, although the result of the presidential election in Turkey does not reflect everyone’s wishes, it needs to be regarded as an opportunity for a country that has for long...

Rasheed Abou-Alsamh With the shaky cease-fires that keep getting extended every 72 hours by both Hamas and the Israelis, the Gaza Strip and its inhabitants have finally been able to breathe a little and attempt to begin the long journey of recovery after a month of relentless Israeli pounding that left 1,945 Palestinians dead and the devastation of the enclave’s infrastructure. Credit...

 (Rizwan Haider)   Political uncertainty is on the rise, speculations are the center of talks regarding the ongoing political turmoil and its outcome....

Masoud Barzan Today the people of Kurdistan and Iraq are threatened by a fanatical and barbaric terrorist organisation that wishes to dominate Middle East. We have resolved to defeat this threat with the help of the United States and our friends around the world. There can be no overstating how perilous the situation is. The terrorist blitzkrieg of the Islamic State of...

Linda S. Heard   It’s indisputable that Hamas is winning in the court of global public opinion and understandably so, when almost 2,000 Palestinians have been killed, including over 440 children. The sight of toddlers’ mutilated bodies has even galvanized housewives in Kentucky to lend their support on social media to Hamas, which is becoming increasingly...

Ramzy Baroud   My old family house in the Nuseirat refugee camp in Gaza was recently rebuilt by its new owner, into a beautiful three-story building with large windows adorned by red frames. In Israel’s most recent and deadliest war on Gaza, the house sustained significant damage. A large hole caused by Israeli missiles can be seen from afar, in a part of the house...

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