Pakistan and Saudi Arabia: Why Kashmir Won’t Stop Riyadh’s Rush to Embrace India
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Pakistan and Saudi Arabia: Why Kashmir Won’t Stop Riyadh’s Rush to Embrace India

Pakistan’s government last month claimed a victory at the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation annual summit in Niger, announcing that the 57-member Muslim bloc had supported a resolution condemning India over its rescinding of Kashmir’s semi-autonomous status. In a statement on the final day of the summit on 28 November, Pakistan’s foreign ministry said OIC states had agreed…

The Gulf Kingdoms Are Finally Waking Up to Hindu Extremists’ Inherent Islamophobia
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The Gulf Kingdoms Are Finally Waking Up to Hindu Extremists’ Inherent Islamophobia

Three back-to-back developments over the past week prove that the Gulf Kingdoms are finally waking up to Hindu extremists’ inherent Islamophobia, the threat of which Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan has been warning about for a while now, suggesting that the rest of the world might eventually follow suit as more people become aware of…

Attack on Iran would be an Attack on Russia
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Attack on Iran would be an Attack on Russia

Russia is meticulously advancing Eurasian chessboard moves that should be observed in conjunction, as Moscow proposes to the Global South an approach diametrically opposed to Western sanctions, threats and economic war. Here are three recent examples. Ten days ago, via a document officially approved by the United Nations, the Russian Foreign Ministry advanced a new…

Here’s Why the OIC Invited India as Its Guest of Honor Then Slammed It Over Kashmir
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Here’s Why the OIC Invited India as Its Guest of Honor Then Slammed It Over Kashmir

India thought that it achieved a diplomatic coup after being invited by the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) as its guest of honor during this year’s summit in the UAE, but it actually found itself even more diplomatically isolated after the bloc refused to sell out its co-confessionals in Indian-Occupied Kashmir and ended up slamming…

Why Saudi Arabia and the UAE Are Targeting Turkey
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Why Saudi Arabia and the UAE Are Targeting Turkey

On 20 December, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan blasted United Arab Emirates Foreign Minister Abdullah bin Zayed al-Nahyan after bin Zayed retweeted a post accusing Fahreddin Pasha, the famed Ottoman governor who defended Medina against British forces, of having committed crimes against the local population, including stealing their property and the sacred relics of the Prophet…

The OIC Is the Muslim World’s Voice. Christian Countries Should Have One Too!
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The OIC Is the Muslim World’s Voice. Christian Countries Should Have One Too!

The Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (the OIC) bills itself as “the collective voice of the Muslim world.” Founded in 1972 as the “Organisation of the Islamic Conference” and adopting its current name in 2011, the OIC joins 57 Member States in what is billed as the second-biggest intergovernmental organization after the United Nations. The OIC’s declared mission…