Results for Category: Saudi Arabia

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Muslim scholar: Human rights policy needs to focus on religious scholars, not just activists

The Western world don’t go out of its way to protect Muslim democrats. James Dorsey discusses in this article the case of Sheikh Salman al Oudeh.

Gulf blockade: Qatar hugs and makes up with its warring neighbours – but will it last?

The reconciliation eased tensions. However, will it be a durable reconciliation? Mustafa Menshawy analyses the situation in this article.

Loujain al-Hathloul, The Brave Face of Resistance in Saudi Arabia

Loujain al-Hathloul is a brave young woman who believes in change and rights to all. Which is perceived by the authorities of Saudi Arabia as an act of terrorism.

Calling Houthis “Terrorists” Won’t Bring Peace to Yemen

A country said to be enduring one of the worst humanitarian crises in the world should be afforded measures making aid work easier rather than harder, said international NGOs.

Saudi Arabia Looks to End the Gulf Crisis, but can it?

The core issue of the Gulf crisis remains the same as it has always been. Qatar refuses to operate as a satellite state of Saudi Arabia.

Saudi Arabia sends Joe Biden Mixed Messages

Saudi Arabia loosens in some aspects and tightens others in her relations with Biden. To know more about the future relations with Biden, read this article.

The Muslim world’s changing dynamics: Pakistan struggles to retain its footing

Pakistan’s regional position is at stake due to frictions with Saudi Arabia and the recent Saudi-Turkish rapprochement.

Saudia Arabia is still not condemned over rights abuses by the international community

Saudi Arabia has removed some of the aspects of the male guardianship system, including allowing women to drive and travel without restriction, and women are being encouraged to obtain higher education and join the workforce.

Saudi rushes to improve its image in advance of G20 and Biden

Hosting G20 summit put pressure on Saudi Arabia to improve its human rights record and to compromise about war in Yemen. To find out more, read the following article.