Posts Tagged: Saudi Arabia
Some countries like Iceland are getting rid of outdated blasphemy laws, while other countries like Saudi Arabia are increasing their persecutions under such laws.
The nuclear deal with Iran, like Nixon's opening to China in 1972, has the potential to be a geopolitical game changer -- if it can get through Congress first.
A poll indicates that Saudi citizens seem to find the Islamic State’s repressiveness and barbarism less objectionable than the House of Saud’s corruption.
Supporting Saudi attacks on Yemen is a way for the U.S. to show the Saudis that Iran is still a mutual adversary.
The Saudi attack on Yemen has been a test run for the new Obama Doctrine.
Saudi Arabia’s perceived need to keep Iran at bay is distracting it from the danger that the Islamic State poses to its regime.
According to a poll, the same percentage of Arab citizens identify themselves as confirmed atheists as Americans.
Unification of the Middle East, though not a caliphate, would be ideal, but unity would be a step in the right direction.
Just like the Islamist State, Saudi Arabia flogs and prescribes hanging and stoning to death.
Ideological affinity makes it difficult for Saudi Arabia to distance itself from the Islamic State.