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Daud Abdullah

Egypt

The Egyptian video scam that duped the media

The viral video failed to raise suspicions in the media, when even a cursory analysis raises several red flags.

Politics

Qatar: Continuity in change

The emir has stepped down, but the country's enterprising forays and dynamism on the world stage look set to continue.

Politics

Discordant approaches to Islamic movements

As the US edges towards dialogue with groups such as the Muslim Brotherhood, neo-con rhetoric dominates British politics

Politics

Europeans divided on Israel

A poll conducted in Europe reveals growing disconnect between governments and people over the policy on Israel.

Politics

"Shocking revelations" on Jerusalem

The chief Palestinian negotiator appears disconnected from his own people and his wider Arab and Muslim constituency.

Politics

A "naive" approach to negotiations

The Palestine Papers reveal startling contradictions between private and public disclosures of Palestinian negotiators.

Politics

Israel's new war on Islamic sites

Media analyst says Israel's attacks on Muslim institutions reveals a disregard for peace.

Politics

'The UK is not a banana republic'

Analyst says apologies to Israel over arrest warrants undermine British judiciary.

Politics

'The UK is not a banana republic'

Analyst says apologies to Israel over arrest warrants undermine British judiciary.