The Sehwan bombing is a result of the Saudi-funded fundamentalism that has taken a grip in the country
Of all the initiatives of the Trump administration that have set the Arab world on edge, none has as much potential to disrupt the internal politics of American partners in the region as the proposal to criminalize the Muslim Brotherhood
The Bethlehem Icon Center is seeking to revive iconography that originated in Palestine, by offering classes for Palestinians and foreigners eager to learn this ancient Christian form of art
ISIS brutalizes women in the name of Islam — and it still has thousands of female slaves in its grasp
I’ve seen the dangerous route to Europe through Libya, with thousands of people at the mercy of cruelty for profit. But our leaders prefer to keep them there
As the ‘final offensive’ to retake the western half of the city begins, the underground networks of ISIS continue to attack in the ‘liberated’ eastern half.
Can Luxor-based auto mechanic Lekaa El Kholy help fix the status of women in Egyptian society?
From imprisoned journalists to the forthcoming referendum, tell us how the current climate is affecting you
It has taken more than two years and cost thousands of lives and billions of dollars to drive ISIS out of Anbar province in Iraq. Its cities now resemble bombed-out wastelands, and a smoldering anger at the central government lies beneath the surface.
The country is — slowly but surely — moving in a more inclusive direction.
The number of organized anti-Muslim hate groups in America nearly tripled last year according to a new report from the Southern Poverty Law Center, a left-leaning non-profit that tracks extremist groups.
Why is a marriage question dividing Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi and Sheikh Ahmad al-Tayyib?
A Christian has risen to the governorship of Jakarta and was expected to win reelection. But his faith has become an issue in this majority-Muslim land.
The majority-Muslim country is becoming both more Western and more Islamic.
ISIS’s campaign of genocide against minorities of the Nineveh province spurred urgent dialogue among political leaders across all dominations on a question vital to Iraq’s future.
Incumbent Ahok, a Christian from the ethnic Chinese minority, fights to retain office after a campaign charged with racial and religious intolerance
Some undocumented immigrants say they wouldn’t feel safe at a mosque given the uptick in anti-Muslim violence.
The Islamic civilization, once the world’s most enlightened, has lately been going through an acute crisis with severe consequences.
It’s fine to think that the group is bad, authoritarian, or illiberal. But the debate about designating it pits facts against ideology.
After years of byzantine internal disputes, Syria’s armed rebels are suddenly gathering into large, centrally directed organizations of the kind they always needed to threaten President Bashar al-Assad’s authoritarian regime.