Abdul-Ilah As-Saadi

Ashura 2016

Ashoura day: Why Muslims fast and mourn on Muharram 10

Sunni and Shia Muslims observe the event differently.


'We are happy that US forces have left Iraq'

Iraqis from across the country express their opinions about the US military withdrawal.

Arts & Culture

Arab stars to aid Iraqi refugees

Regional tour hopes to raise awareness for displaced families.


Displaced by force

The Palestinian refugees are the native Arab inhabitants of historic Palestine, which today is comprised of Israel proper, the West Bank and Gaza Strip.


The right of return

The question of Palestinian refugees has been one of the core issues facing negotiators in the Middle East peace process.