The truly historic nature of the UAE-Israel deal is in the fine print.
For Saudi Arabia, which leads the Sunni Muslim world, to act as brutally as it has in Yemen is a gross violation of Islam and constitutes crimes against humanity.
Religion and culture are deeply entwined. Wherever there are people, there is some form of religious faith.
China’s rise, the spread of Islam and the arrival of Europeans had a profound effect on the region.
Religion is proving an increasingly divisive factor in the politics of Asian nations.
Public sentiment is moving away from President Erdogan in Turkey’s largest cities, especially his hometown of Istanbul. This will have major political ramifications.
Using the Islamic lens is the focus of Western analysis when it comes to assessing Indonesia’s political present and future. This limits proper understanding.
UN and U.S. criticism put pressure on the Islamic world to speak out against China’s actions to rein in Islam at home.