I am a programmer by profession. I like to comment on the the politics of the Middle East.
Extremists as well as ordinary Pakistanis become angry when anyone voices support for the persecuted Ahmedi sect.
This report is a "clever" move by Bush and Baker to provide cover for the the U.S. administration's war in Iraq.
The US needs to learn to talk, listen, and engage more and condemn less.
Palestinians can see for themselves who are their friends.
Sunnis and Christians should share power with Hezbollah to end the crisis in Lebanon.
U.S. officials call the situation in Darfur "genocide." Do they have an ulterior motive?
Do Israeli leaders realize the repercussions of an attack on Iranian installations? This military action will prove to be a disaster.
Gazans got a golden opportunity to improve their condition in the fall of 2005, when Prime Minister Sharon made a bold decision to pull out from Gaza.
A good leader tries to achieve consensus on sensitive issues. But it looks like President Abbas does not believe in consensus politics.
Islam must learn how to treat the Shias fairly, as Saudi Arabia seems to be doing, in order to reduce the tension in the Middle East.