Ramadan Kareem to Muslims all around the world
The moon has made it official that Ramadan begins on Sunday, June 29th.
Ramadan Kareem from Beirut/NTSC
May this Ramadan be a blessed one for those observing it.
Source: Beirut NSC
ISIS, Islam and the human soul
ISIS has one way to view the world and intends that everyone else should fall in line. They fail to understand that, " there is no such thing as “mainstream” Islam, from which sects branched out."
Source: From Beirut to the Beltway
Top 5 Reasons US Aid to “Moderate” Syrian Fighters is Quixotic
The dangers of blowback from US intervention are so great and the danger of an ISIS victory in Syria so unacceptable that the US would be better off not intervening directly in this conflict.
Source: Informed Comment