Ali Al-Arian

Ali Al-Arian

Israeli–Palestinian conflict

Why does Israel fear the BDS movement so much?

The growing boycott, divest, and sanction effort around the world continues to resist international pressure from Israel.

Why does Israel fear the BDS movement so much?

Israeli–Palestinian conflict

Who speaks for Palestine?

Last-gasp effort for the two-state solution leaves Palestinians out in the cold.

Who speaks for Palestine?

Israeli–Palestinian conflict

Francois Hollande: Two-state solution is the only way

France's Hollande tells representatives from 70 countries it is up to Palestinian and Israeli leaders to achieve peace.

Francois Hollande: Two-state solution is the only way

Palestine

Palestine: Growing Recognition

Amid efforts to bring the issue back to the negotiating table, 137 UN member nations have recognised State of Palestine.

Palestine: Growing Recognition

Israeli–Palestinian conflict

Summit tackles elusive Israel-Palestine peace

International effort to re-ignite moribund talks between Israelis and Palestinians under way in French capital.

Summit tackles elusive Israel-Palestine peace

Islam

Why Western attempts to moderate Islam are dangerous

An analysis of the dangers posed when Western governments and the Muslim establishment limit Muslim political activism.

Why Western attempts to moderate Islam are dangerous

Politics

Is Saudi Arabia warming up to the Muslim Brotherhood?

Amid continued ISIL expansion and a perceived threat from Iran, Saudi Arabia has been searching for new allies.

Is Saudi Arabia warming up to the Muslim Brotherhood?

Human Rights

Family decries life sentence for US-Egyptian citizen

The United States has come under criticism for not doing enough to secure Mohamed Soltan's release from Egyptian jail.

Family decries life sentence for US-Egyptian citizen

Longform

Interactive: Egypt's Lost Power

Al Jazeera tells the hidden story of how Egypt may become dependent on Israeli gas.

Interactive: Egypt's Lost Power

Middle East

Infographic: Iraq's electoral system

Millions of Iraqis will head to polls in 18 governorates to elect the parliament for a new national government.

Infographic: Iraq's electoral system

Middle East

Syrian refugees cling to stability in Iraq

Finding relative stability in northern Iraq, many Syrian refugees are in no hurry to return to their war-torn country.

Syrian refugees cling to stability in Iraq