Tag: middle-east

49 Why do Muslim refugees seek asylum in Europe and not in rich countries in the Middle East? 2019-11-08T20:27:06.230

35 What reason would the Obama Administration have for releasing $221M to Palestine, right before leaving office? 2017-01-24T14:09:13.493

28 Why did Arab spring and Iranian green revolution fail, but the European revolutions didn't? 2016-03-21T01:57:44.603

27 Why is redrawing the artificial borders not a viable solution to conflicted states? 2014-09-10T19:11:13.093

26 Why do the Palestinian refugees have special status among the refugees? 2015-09-01T09:31:49.893

19 Why are there never-ending wars in the Middle East? 2019-10-12T14:11:35.570

18 Were there any sanctions for the Khashoggi assassination? 2021-02-11T12:05:53.573

17 Why is nobody worried about Pakistan's nuclear program? 2015-04-06T13:58:02.847

15 What is the most democratic Arab country? 2015-07-20T09:51:14.373

14 Is Iran missile strike the first unanswered strike to the US after Cuban crisis? 2020-01-09T11:12:56.767

12 How many new settlements did Israel build in the last decade in the West Bank? 2015-07-31T10:26:42.613

11 Why is Hizb ut-Tahrir outlawed in Muslim countries but allowed in Western Countries? 2017-08-16T12:48:27.297

10 Are there any political parties in Saudi Arabia? 2015-05-24T02:31:24.400

10 Why US has a biased approach towards Shia Militants 2016-06-25T15:29:30.543

10 Does Saudi Arabia support Baathist resistance in Iraq? 2016-11-07T16:29:01.010

10 What has been the result (so far) of the new US sanctions on Iran? 2019-08-08T10:36:32.887

10 Which Arab countries have explicitly stated they support Trump's peace plan for the Israel-Palestine issue? 2020-01-30T21:51:48.203

9 How much international aid does the Palestinian Authority receive? 2015-10-25T08:28:48.410

9 Do Sunnis support monarchy and Shias support republic? 2017-07-17T16:00:36.050

8 How did the US approval ratings in the Middle East change over the last two decades? 2015-12-04T22:30:20.947

8 What is the reason behind Qatar isolation? 2017-06-08T01:16:47.750

8 Why is Iran determined by U.S. as the biggest state sponsor of terror in the world today? 2018-09-27T05:47:39.163

8 What is Blue and White's policy on the Arab rights in the (future) West Bank? 2020-05-24T14:46:05.577

8 What has Israel gained with the official diplomatic relations with UAE in the strategic defense area? 2020-08-26T00:42:45.140

7 Why do Iran and Saudi Arabia share the same "age of majority"? 2014-12-10T13:52:49.560

7 Why do we call the Syrian refugees refugees? 2015-09-01T08:51:27.037

7 How come ISIS does not attack China or Japan or other Asian countries? 2016-03-27T15:07:16.267

7 How did Wahhabism come into power as an influential movement in Islam? 2019-09-23T18:21:11.667

7 Why do the Palestinians in Gaza not declare an independent state? 2020-06-29T20:57:17.550

7 Why would F-35 sales to UAE/Bahrain only be made possible after they established diplomatic ties with Israel? 2020-09-16T13:34:31.143

7 Did any country indicate support for Armenia in the ongoing conflict with Azerbaijan? Do they have any potential allies? 2020-09-30T21:42:44.050

6 Why does ISIS have bombable infrastructure? 2014-09-26T21:26:26.810

6 How does the US justify its drone attacks? 2015-07-07T06:56:35.707

6 Why the West supports Al-Qaeda in Syria? 2015-10-02T16:21:15.223

6 Why are most Islamic countries less democratic/more corrupt than most Western countries? 2016-03-13T20:49:42.337

6 Why was Saddam Hussein captured but Assad is still spared by America? 2016-05-24T12:42:49.923

6 What has been Russia's response to the US strikes on Syria? 2018-04-17T17:47:20.337

6 Why would US NOT sanction Saudi Arabia over Khashoggi's possible killing? 2018-10-17T12:26:24.797

6 Yemen - why isn't the West distancing itself from the blockade? 2018-10-19T00:43:39.090

5 Why do so few Arab countries have nuclear energy power plants? 2013-08-26T12:57:46.947

5 Are Kurds hostile to the west? 2015-10-05T00:06:18.573

5 Why the west is supporting political Islam? 2015-12-16T09:02:02.000

5 Which countries are friends/allies in Middle East? 2018-10-17T10:41:47.583

5 Why is Oman interested in diplomatic relationship with Israel and vice versa? 2018-10-28T10:08:00.443

5 How are VPNs such a big industry in Iran despite internet censorship by the authoritarian government? 2020-01-22T16:10:58.023

4 What is the reason for the Shia-Sunni conflict? 2015-04-23T10:17:10.117

4 Why US is supportive of YPG despite their links with PKK 2016-05-31T04:42:40.450

4 What options does the US have in response to the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi? 2018-10-20T16:16:36.410

4 Can the US Congress prevent a military action against Iran? 2018-12-03T17:52:18.863

4 Is Arab Nationalism relevant today? 2019-01-06T19:30:04.460

4 How much influence does Saudi Arabia have over Nigeria? 2020-01-22T20:12:19.320

4 How much of a threat is Al Qaeda in the 2020s? 2020-01-23T12:07:46.753

4 What steps has Saudi Arabia taken to diversify its economy? 2020-04-11T12:13:08.837

4 Can all sanctions imposed by Trump administration be removed by Biden? 2021-01-17T16:57:34.100

3 When did modern Middle-Eastern terrorism start? 2017-08-31T14:19:20.080

3 Have some of Russian troops withdrawn from Syria since Putin's announcement in december 2017? 2018-05-23T14:56:33.347

3 Does Iran or Saudi Arabia have more regional influence in the Middle East? 2020-01-20T03:54:10.000

3 Does Iran have religious protections for members of the Zoroastrianism faith? 2020-01-25T12:25:49.673

3 How much influence did Donald Trump have on the Abraham Accords? 2020-09-22T20:35:32.210

3 The legal status of the State of Israel 2021-01-20T19:38:40.020

2 What are the potential benefits of a successfully implemented Islamic State? 2015-12-15T05:37:56.893

2 What are the military equivalent of the US marines in the Middle Eastern Countries? 2016-01-12T05:27:33.147

2 Is Saudi Arabia (and co) justified in sanctioning Qatar on the pretext of terrorism support? 2017-06-07T08:43:17.473

2 Implications of a Kurdish Exit from Iraq 2017-09-24T15:21:28.350

2 Saudi-Israel relations a reality? What are its potential effects? 2017-11-29T18:39:11.083

2 What role does the ideology Khomeinism play in modern day Iran? 2020-01-22T02:45:42.867

2 What are the cyber warfare capabilities of Iran's Revolutionary Guard? 2020-01-22T14:16:41.227

2 How does social security in Iran work and how good are the services it provides? 2020-01-26T14:14:34.413

2 Why did Saudi-Arabia not launch its own nuclear program in response to Iran’s? 2020-12-30T14:16:47.937

1 What are some books/articles I can read to better educate myself on Middle Eastern politics? 2016-07-16T13:06:20.167

1 Why did Saudi prince visit Israel? 2017-09-11T13:46:48.513

1 Syria: Why Is There A Civil War There? 2018-02-14T17:01:51.870

1 Have any Western governments officially conceded that becoming involved in the Arab Spring was a mistake? 2018-04-02T23:40:19.093

1 Is the PKK [still] a terrorist group? 2019-05-15T05:35:23.033

1 Why are there so few democratic governments in the Middle East? 2019-09-08T23:42:45.443

1 Iranian retaliation and UA plane crash: What has been the predominant reaction of the Iranians? 2020-01-09T22:22:57.330

1 Did the Bahraini uprising of 2011 accomplish anything? 2020-01-23T13:53:23.470

1 How much of a negative impact do bonyads have on Iran's economy? 2020-01-25T12:07:46.310

1 Does Soleimani official assassination create a precedent of foreign officials assassination? 2020-01-29T08:59:58.523

0 Is there a correlation between terrorism and invasion of the Middle East? 2017-03-24T21:41:45.937

0 What did we learn about Trump's strategy to achieve peace in the Middle East after his May 2017 visit to Israel and Palestine? 2017-05-29T08:40:20.883

0 Is enfranchisement the answer to the middle east problem, or is dictatorship necessary for stability in the region? 2017-08-17T13:21:22.280

0 Is the American government threatening Iran with war? 2018-05-24T21:58:45.280

0 Are Saudi Arabia's air defences actually working? 2019-09-17T06:57:20.937

0 Is the US securing oil fields illegal under the International Law? 2019-10-22T10:11:11.727

0 How well has Iran's nanotechnology industry developed and how much is it used for political goals? 2020-01-24T11:58:11.397

0 Are there any direct examples of wasta affecting the modern politics of Kuwait (2010s)? 2020-04-09T21:52:48.580