Lebanon’s elections and the threat of war (Radwan al-Sayed, Al Arabiya)

As Lebanon neared the end of its elections and the announcement of its results, it was hit with two storms. The first was the storm of armed Hezbollah and Amal Movement supporters who took to the streets of Beirut under the pretext of celebrating the victory achieved by the “Shiite duo”, and the second was the US president backing out of the nuclear deal with Iran.


Morocco: Upholding religion and security (Radwan al-Sayed, Al Arabiya)

Morocco has recently severed all diplomatic relations with Iran. Three major Arab countries, Egypt, Saudi Arabia and Morocco are thus confronting Iranian hostilities by means of rupture of ties and boycott. For a while now, Iran has been a religious, political and strategic menace not just for Arabs, but for all Muslims across the world.


Jerusalem and Muslim-Christian relations (Radwan al-Sayed, Al Arabiya)

Earlier this month, Cardinal Tauran, President of the Pontifical Council for Interreligious Dialogue in the Vatican, visited Riyadh where he met with King Salman bin Abdul Aziz. His visit was considered historical.