Abdulrahman Al-Rashed, Author at ASHARQ AL-AWSAT

Articles written by: Abdulrahman Al-Rashed

Abdulrahman Al-Rashed
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on : Monday, 8 Feb, 2016

Opinion: The Problems of the Moroccan Curricula and Their Solutions

Singling out one reason for extremism involves exaggeration. However, the main cause of extremism is education curricula on the basis that they establish thought. When curricula teach radicalism, they produce militants. In addition to this, education is a huge area that can positively or negatively affect millions of Muslim students around the world. Morocco joined a list of countries which promised to reform the curriculum and King Mohammed VI personally chaired a ministerial meeting, the th...

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Abdulrahman Al-Rashed
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on : Saturday, 6 Feb, 2016

Opinion: Saudi Ground Intervention in Syria

The interesting statement made by the military spokesman and adviser to the Saudi Defense Minister Brigadier General Ahmad Asiri about Riyadh's readiness to fight on the ground in Syria raised many questions. Amongst them are: Is this a change in foreign policy? Why are we fighting in a distant land? Why are we fighting with the international coalition? If there is a desire to intervene, why don’t we fight the murderous Assad regime which is more brutal? Fighting on the ground in Syria appe...

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Abdulrahman Al-Rashed
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on : Tuesday, 2 Feb, 2016

Opinion: Breaking the Silence in Yemen

Ten months after the outbreak of war in Yemen, there are three powers positioned in the country. The first is the government and the Arab coalition forces, the second is the Houthi...

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Abdulrahman Al-Rashed
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on : Monday, 1 Feb, 2016

Opinion: A Leaked Telephone Call

Mousa Abu Marzook, a senior Hamas official, described Iran as a liar and a fraud in a telephone call that the media is talking about. It is closer to a statement than a leaked tele...

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Abdulrahman Al-Rashed
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on : Sunday, 31 Jan, 2016

Hopeless Negotiations, Yet Attendance is a Must

Despite losses endured after the Russian air force attacks, with the latest being at the cost of the southern Syrian town of Al-Shaykh Maskin, the Syrian Opposition’s delegat...

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Abdulrahman Al-Rashed
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on : Wednesday, 27 Jan, 2016

Opinion: The Key to the Syrian Crisis is in the Gulf

The US Secretary of State John Kerry who has stepped up his activity in the past few days in order to convene the promised Geneva conference is trying to obtain concessions that wi...

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Abdulrahman Al-Rashed
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on : Friday, 22 Jan, 2016

Opinion: Muslims! Which Ones?

The US presidential candidate Donald Trump has built part of his current success on playing on people’s fears of Hispanic and “Muslim terrorist” immigrants. As for the rest o...

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Abdulrahman Al-Rashed
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on : Monday, 18 Jan, 2016

Opinion: Educating the Refugees in Europe is More Important Than Feeding Them

There are more than a million people who represent a free gift to extremist groups, residing in Europe and far away from the refugee camps they left behind. Extremist groups reache...

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Abdulrahman Al-Rashed
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on : Saturday, 16 Jan, 2016

From Burning the Embassy to Arresting Sailors

Although most of Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump’s prattle is not worth thinking about, this time he has hit the nail on the head. Commenting on Iran taking 10 US ...

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Abdulrahman Al-Rashed
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on : Monday, 11 Jan, 2016

Opinion: Mass Starvation after Barrels and Chemical Weapons!

It is not surprising that the Syrian regime is deliberately starving thousands of people because it practiced this in the cellars of its prisons and against its opponents as a poli...

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