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Sectarian Violence Will Trigger Public Reaction Against Militants. Dec 12, 2020 814
Fresh wave of sectarian violence. Sep 19, 2020 428
Wave of sectarian violence extremely dangerous, warns PPP. Sep 19, 2020 893
Provocations seek 'assassination of country': Berri. Jun 7, 2020 514
Parliament alive, mindful to safeguard interests of all citizens: NA speaker. Apr 11, 2020 841
MP Holds The Shiite Blocs Responsible For Not Approving The Election Law. Dec 20, 2019 289
Sectarian strife knocks on Lebanon's door. Joseph Haboush Dec 18, 2019 559
Iraq faces fresh uncertainties in wake of PM's resignation. Talmiz Ahmad Dec 4, 2019 941
Iraq parties in talks over new premier. Dec 3, 2019 817
Iraq on difficult but not impossible journey to reform. Osama Al-Sharif Dec 3, 2019 862
Iraq MPs accept Abdel-Mahdi resignation. Dec 2, 2019 396
Iraq Parliament Approves PM's Resignation. Dec 1, 2019 1088
Al-Sadr calls Iraqi parliament to make radical reforms or quit. Sarah El-Sheikh Nov 15, 2019 423
Senate Condemns Shiites' Invasion Of National Assembly. Jul 10, 2019 359
Shiites Movement Poses Threat To National Security a Reps. Jul 10, 2019 788
Sadr: The Politicians Of Parliament And Govt Insist On Sectarian, Ethnic And Partisan Divisions. Jun 23, 2019 140
Commission Asks US to Punish Saudi Arabia over Shia Executions. Apr 27, 2019 502
Hezbollah cabinet demand puts Aoun in hot seat. Dec 3, 2018 791
National Axis Bloc: Allawi Represents Shiite Component, And We Reject Any Candidate For The MoD Does Not Represent Us. Nov 24, 2018 236
Kuwait to enact Shiite family law. Nov 6, 2018 586
Shiites killing: Timi Frank seeks UN, USA intervention. Oct 31, 2018 663
Russia into the fold. Oct 29, 2018 1104
A man for all seasons. Oct 26, 2018 945
Saluted by honor guard, Iraq's new president takes office. Oct 4, 2018 395
Barham Salih elected as new president of Iraq, Abdul Mahdi as PM. Oct 3, 2018 318
Unbalanced Equivalence. Jul 31, 2018 1020
Iraq: Hikma Movement Surprisingly Refuses to Work With Shiite Alliance. Jun 17, 2018 387
Bahrain Shia Al Wifaq Condemns Law to Ban Dissolved Parties from Parliamentary Polls. Jun 14, 2018 379
Iraqi Shia Group Vows Revenge after Fresh US Sanctions. Jun 2, 2018 358
Al-Sistani's criticism of Iraqi politics behind low voter turnout: Candidates, observers. May 13, 2018 375
After Elections, Hezbollah's Domination of Lebanese Politics is 'Now Complete'. May 10, 2018 1537
Al Abadi first Shiite to be front-runner in Mosul. May 7, 2018 1582
All in the family: Lebanese politicians seeking to inherit their parents' seats. Mar 12, 2018 258
Senior MP: Iranian Embassy Raid Impossible without UK Police Ignorance. Mar 10, 2018 665
Iraqi mobilization forces will not be incorporated or dissolved: govt spokesman. Dec 18, 2017 858
Iraqi Sunnis remain alienated. Nov 4, 2017 1534
Iraqi Sunnis remain alienated. Oct 30, 2017 1531
Why the Kurdish referendum means the end of Iraq. Sep 28, 2017 1219
Parliament Speaker: Iran Not after Shiite Crescent. May 2, 2017 146
Bahrain takes step towards unified family law. Apr 19, 2017 498
Majdalani: Orthodox sect should have Senate presidency. Aug 9, 2016 162
Mehdi al-Hafez: The Parliament is still sectarian and does not want to pass the reforms. Aug 8, 2016 252
Bahrain Court Dissolves Main Shiite Opposition Group Wefaq. Jul 17, 2016 235
MP Calls To Form A Group Of Shiite Leaders, Headed By Hakim, To Draw A Draft Political Solution. May 4, 2016 305
Iraq's Government On Shaky Ground. Apr 16, 2016 797
Al-Sadr ends strike after cabinet reshuffle announced. Apr 1, 2016 196
Exclusion and violence in post-2003 Iraq. Kuoti, Yasir Report Mar 22, 2016 4214
Al-Jubouri and al-Sadr assert the move forward in the fight against corruption and waste of public money. Feb 21, 2016 236
The Prophet's Legacy. Jan 11, 2016 564
Embryo donation in Iranian legal system: a critical review. Behjati-Ardakani, Zohreh; Karoubi, Mohammad Taghi; Milanifar, Alireza; Masrouri, Roudabeh; Akhondi, Report Jul 1, 2015 5225
Sunnis, Shiites put politics aside for Ramadan. Jun 17, 2015 861
Isis is losing in Iraq--but what happens next? Pollack, Kenneth M. Feb 13, 2015 1016
Senior MP Warns S. Arabia against Repercussions of Shiite Cleric Nimr Execution. Oct 18, 2014 371
Shia and allied Sunni parties stage sit-in to express solidarity with Revolution March. Aug 19, 2014 287
Iraqi Shiites pushing for al-Maliki's removal. Hendawi, Hamza; Abdul-Zahra, Qassim Jun 27, 2014 570
Kuwait MPs demand action over anti-Al Sistani article. Jun 24, 2014 429
Qaeda targets Shiite political rally in Baghdad. Apr 26, 2014 372
Mahmoud Othman confirms possibility of forming a new coalition comprising Barzani, Allawi al-Hakim, al-Sadr and Najafi to form the next government. Apr 17, 2014 342
Religious Authority Hussein al-Sadr urges the Government to wisely deal with people of Anbar. Jan 4, 2014 158
AfPak Moderates Fear Bleak Future As Political Islam Seeks Safawi-Inspired Control. Dec 9, 2013 1349
Senior Iraqi MP Unveils Killing, Beheading of Shiites in Diyala Province. Jul 15, 2013 241
Frangieh: Sunni Shiite strife being cooked. Jul 1, 2013 321
The Muslim brotherhood's views on Iran. Trager, Eric Viewpoint essay May 31, 2013 917
MP accuses al-Qaeda of targeting (Shiite and Sunni) according to a special timetable. May 22, 2013 228
Bahraini Force Raid House of Prominent Shiite Cleric. May 17, 2013 266
Senior Iranian MP: Wahhabis, Salafis Seeking to Create Rift between Shiites, Sunnis. May 5, 2013 360
Kuwaitis condemn attack on Shiite mosque. Apr 8, 2013 441
Tracing Shia-Sunni Conflict Divide in Iraq. Khurshid, Tooba Essay Mar 31, 2013 2224
FM to Brief MPs on Diplomatic Efforts to End Shiite Killings in Pakistan. Mar 13, 2013 415
Iranian Parliament to Summon Pakistani Ambassador over Shiite Killings. Mar 10, 2013 275
Iranian Parliament Blames Enemies of Islam for Massacre of Pakistani Shiites. Mar 10, 2013 308
MP Urges UNSC to Call for Extraordinary Session on Massacre of Pakistani Shiites. Mar 9, 2013 550
Iranian Parliament to Discuss Massacre of Shiites in Pakistan. Mar 9, 2013 264
MP Blasts West's Silence on Pakistan Shiite Killings. Feb 23, 2013 258
Iranian MP Criticizes Islamabad's Weakness in Protecting Pakistani Shiites. Feb 17, 2013 351
MP denies her call to face Shiite extension in Iraq. Feb 11, 2013 145
MP Blasts International Rights Groups' Silence on Pakistan Shiite Killings. Jan 14, 2013 333
The battle for Iraq's soul: Iran and Iraq are at odds again, in a struggle for dominance of Shiite Islam between the competing centres of religious authority, the holy cities of Qom in Iran and Najaf in Iraq. The outcome will resonate across the Middle East--and probably beyond. Blanche, Ed Essay Jan 1, 2013 2421
Bahrain: reform, security, and U.S. policy. Katzman, Kenneth Report Oct 1, 2012 18992
Senate body concerned about killing of Shiite Muslims. Aug 30, 2012 345
Senate body concerned about killing of Shiite Muslims. Aug 30, 2012 345
Iranian MP Calls on Human Rights Advocates to Defend Saudi Shiites. Jul 11, 2012 551
Iranian MP Warns of Wahhabis' Big Conspiracy against Shiites. Apr 18, 2012 478
The clash of public theologies? Rethinking the concept of religion in global politics. Sandal, Nukhet Ahu Feb 1, 2012 10412
Midnight masses canceled. Brief article Jan 6, 2012 127
Pax Americana For The Arab-Persian Gulf - Part 1 - Iraq & The US. Jan 2, 2012 1702
Sunni, Shiite religious leaders deliver message of unity for Eid al-Adha. Nov 9, 2011 630
Bahrain: reform, security, and U.S. policy. Katzman, Kenneth Oct 3, 2011 14976
Senior Iranian MP: Imam Musa Al-Sadr Still Alive. Sep 19, 2011 244
Shiite Politician: Political Groups in Iraq Seek US Troops' Withdrawal. Sep 17, 2011 316
Iraq's Top Shiite Politician Stresses US Troops' Pullout from Iraq. Sep 16, 2011 350
Former MP: No Evidence on Death of Kidnapped Shiite Cleric in Libya. Sep 3, 2011 394
Lebanese Politician: Kidnapped Shiite Cleric Still Alive in Libya. Aug 31, 2011 291
Iranian Parliament Ready to Pursue Imam Musa al-Sadr's Fate. Aug 29, 2011 270
Arab drama stirs sectarian debate in Iraq. Aug 16, 2011 682
Bahrain: reform, security, and U.S. policy. Katzman, Kenneth Report Aug 1, 2011 13842
Sectarian parties are doomed to never shed their spots. Jul 21, 2011 867
Republicans Hit Obama's Iraq Policy As Maleki Cracks Down On Shi'ite Militias. Jul 11, 2011 985
Iraqi Shiite Politician Dismisses Need for Loner US Presence. Jul 6, 2011 363
Bahrain puts 2 Shiite former MPs on trial. Jun 13, 2011 628
Shiite Sheikh seeks reform; rejects accusations he takes orders from Iran--Sunni Sheikh says Shiites must change its leadership for political reconciliation. May 30, 2011 813
Shiite MP Kallaf calls Kuwaiti Guantanamo detainees 'terrorists'--fistfight ensues between Shiite and Sunni MPs. May 19, 2011 622
Kuwaiti Shiite and Sunni MPs come to blows in Parliament. May 19, 2011 556
Bahraini parliament accepts remaining 7 Shiite Al Wefaq MPs' resignations. May 18, 2011 141
Bahrain may rethink decision to close two major Bahraini Shiite parties. Apr 15, 2011 363
Can confessional strife be averted? Mar 26, 2011 1614
Bahrain: reform, security, and U.S. policy. Katzman, Kenneth Report Mar 1, 2011 10683
Bahrain: reform, security, and U.S. policy. Katzman, Kenneth Report Mar 1, 2011 11121
MPs Calls on Foreign Ministry to Pursue Fate of Imam Mussa Sadr. Feb 24, 2011 361
Iraq's Parliament Speaker visits Najaf to meet Supreme Shiite Authority, Sistani:. Feb 9, 2011 230
Kurdish calls for self determination anger Iraq's Sunni, Shiite Arab leaders--argue move heralds a break-up of Iraq. Dec 13, 2010 572
Iraqi Shiites need to choose between country and religion. Nov 18, 2010 846
Iraq s Shi ite politicians turn down Saudi offer. Nov 6, 2010 516
Iraq s Shi ite politicians turn down Saudi offer. Nov 4, 2010 516
Iraq s Shi ite politicians turn down Saudi offer. Nov 2, 2010 516
Iraq: politics, elections, and benchmarks. Katzman, Kenneth Report Nov 1, 2010 13862
Iraq s Shi ite politicians turn down Saudi offer. Oct 31, 2010 516
Bahrain's embattled Shias keep parliament seats. Oct 25, 2010 798
Shi'ites make slender gain in Bahrain. Oct 24, 2010 596
Bahrain strives to control vote amid tension. Richter, Frederik Oct 23, 2010 934
Arabs-Saudi-Syria. Sep 25, 2010 1422
Tensions reach climax with J. Sayyed's return to Hizbullah's protection--storming of Beirut airport seen as bid to take over state institutions--Saudi-Syrian mediation seen only hope to prevent "Disaster"-. Sep 20, 2010 2387
Kuwait Moves To Calm Sunni - Shia Tension : Al-Khorafi Warns On Death Threats To MPs. Sep 18, 2010 1227
Moqtada al-Sadr declares full opposition to any Maliki government; Feltman plan. Aug 18, 2010 322
Iraq Shi ite bloc rejects incumbent Maliki as PM. Aug 7, 2010 338
Obama asks Shia cleric to help settle Iraq impasse, report. Aug 6, 2010 196
Iraq Shi ite bloc rejects incumbent Maliki as PM. Aug 4, 2010 338
Iraq Shi ite bloc rejects incumbent Maliki as PM. Aug 3, 2010 338
Iraq Shi ite bloc rejects incumbent Maliki as PM. Aug 1, 2010 338
Senior MP Underscores Unity among Iranian Shiites, Sunnis. Jul 20, 2010 321
Iraq could do with more Al Sistanis. Jun 5, 2010 889
INA-SoL 'Alliance' Begins Hard Bargaining Over PM. May 10, 2010 1638
Iran tightens its grip on the 'new' Iraq: according to the Americans, the Islamic Republic suffered a 'stunning defeat' in Iraq's dead-heat parliamentary elections in March, but Tehran's 'invisible general' may well prove them wrong. Blanche, Ed May 1, 2010 2518
IRGC 'Behind De-Ba'thification & Sectarian Tensions'. Brief article Feb 22, 2010 284
Sunni-Shi'ite Arab Dispute Over De-Ba'thification. Jan 18, 2010 1500
Iraq-elections. Nov 2, 2009 572
Iraq s top Shiite cleric warns MPs on January polls. Oct 6, 2009 273
Iraq-Shiites. Aug 28, 2009 657
Possible implications of Iraq's new Shiite alliance. Aug 28, 2009 714
Shiite cleric's death shakes up Iraq politics. Aug 28, 2009 691
Iraq-Shiites-politics. Aug 27, 2009 1203
Iraqi Shia party leader Hakim dies. Aug 26, 2009 485
Yemen says more than 100 Shiite rebels dead in north. Aug 24, 2009 451
The Brotherhood and the Shiite question. Altman, Israel Elad Jul 1, 2009 8245
From Saladin To The Mubaraks & Beyond. May 4, 2009 1152
Iran's Shi'itisation. Brief article Apr 6, 2009 230
Saudi Shi'ites Are Restive. Mar 30, 2009 659
Bahraini Shiite group flays Iran rhetoric. Feb 9, 2009 420
Maliki's emerging as strongest among Shiite parties in elections -- expert. Feb 8, 2009 1694
Preparations For Jan. 31 & The Ba'th Factor. Jan 12, 2009 1621
Iran Influences & The Sectarian Factor Declining? Dec 15, 2008 1316
The SOFA Debate. Dec 1, 2008 935
Shiite MP denies Iranian influence to scrap U.S.-Iraq security deal. Oct 26, 2008 384
Iraqi Shia MPs fault US troop pact. Oct 21, 2008 647
Iraqi Shia MPs fault US troop pact. Oct 20, 2008 647
Iraqi Shia MPs fault US troop pact. Oct 19, 2008 646
IraqeIUs PM vows to hunt down killers of al-Sadr bloc MP. Oct 9, 2008 320
Baghdad Takes Control Of Acs. Oct 6, 2008 1026
Iran Behind Maliki's Hardening. Sep 8, 2008 1758
Shiite cleric Al-Sadr suspends Mahdi militia operations -MP. Aug 28, 2008 505
Al Sistani's role divides parties. Jul 11, 2008 441
Shiite cleric discusses with British, Turkish ambassadors political developments. Jul 2, 2008 222
Shiite cleric holds parties responsible for hampering provincial councils elections. Jul 1, 2008 284
Azerbaijan - Torn Between Iran-Guided Shi'ism & The Kemalist Model. Jun 30, 2008 1363
Rice In Beirut With Sheb'a Offer. Jun 23, 2008 1131
Sadr's Twin Strategy. Jun 23, 2008 1633
IRAQ - Shi'ite Unease As US Integrates Sunnis Into Govt. Forces. Nov 5, 2007 851
Iran's activities and influence in Iraq. Katzman, Kenneth Nov 1, 2007 3173
IRAQ - Oct 8 - No Let-Up In Basra Power Struggles. Oct 13, 2007 783
Biden Denies Advocating Partition - Sunnis & Shi'ites Denounce Senate Move. Oct 8, 2007 774
Iran's influence in Iraq. Katzman, Kenneth Report Jul 1, 2007 3104
Use Of The Saudi Oil Weapon. Feb 12, 2007 756
Sadr Braces For Crack-Down. Jan 29, 2007 681
IRAQ - Dec 31 - Saddam Traded Insults With His Executioners. Jan 6, 2007 430
Resurgence In The Shi'ite World - Part 12 - Iraq Sunnis Fear Ethnic Cleansing:. Dec 25, 2006 1366
Iran Influences Over Shi'ite Groups In Iraq Are Limited; US Can Only Get Little Help. Dec 18, 2006 1813
ARAB-US RELATIONS - Dec 4 - US 'Not Satisfied' With Pace Of Iraqi Progress. Dec 9, 2006 540
IRAQ - Nov 29 - Iraq's Civil War 'Set To Worsen'. Dec 2, 2006 476
Lebanon's Shi'as: a long march out of the shadows: while Hezbollah again hit the headlines during the summer, its historical roots are less familiar. Andrew Arsan traces the political emergence of the Shi'a community in Lebanon. Arsan, Andrew Dec 1, 2006 4032
IRAQ - GCC Bracing For Sunni-Shi'ite Violence. Nov 20, 2006 458
What If Iraq Is Partitioned. Nov 13, 2006 966
IRAQ Oct 31 - Sadr Losing His Grip on Mahdi Army. Nov 4, 2006 487
Breaking up is hard to do; President George Bush and his policymakers insist there is no civil war in Iraq; few outside Washington would agree. As Shi'ite, Sunni and Kurd battle for supremacy, as the daily death toll spirals out of control and men like Grand Ayatollah Ali Al Sistani, the most moderate of Iraq's Shi'ite leaders, call it a day, hope diminishes and the situation for Iraqis looks increasingly desperate. Blanche, Ed Nov 1, 2006 2340
Mubarak On Islam. Oct 30, 2006 584
IRAQ - Oct 21 - Shi'ite Infighting Threatens Troop Withdrawal. Oct 28, 2006 530
Arab-Iran Confrontation With Honesty Being A Cultural Barrier Between Islam & Others. Oct 9, 2006 1151
Resurgence In The Shi'ite World - Part 10 - Iraq's Neo-Salafi Target. Oct 9, 2006 969
How Lebanese & Non-Sectarian Is Hizbullah. Oct 2, 2006 964
The revenge of the Shia: every increase in the violence between Sunni and Shia Muslims in Iraq raises the threat of a wider sectarian upheaval that could vault Iran to dominance in the Middle East. Walker, Martin Sep 22, 2006 2906
US-Iran War. Sep 11, 2006 2641
Lebanon-Israel Propaganda War - Hizbullah Gains The Upper Hand. Aug 14, 2006 1096
Iraq's Slide Towards Partition. Aug 14, 2006 1610
IRAQ - Resurgence In The Shi'ite World - Part 8 - Civil War May Spread. Aug 7, 2006 579
IRAQ - Iraqi Shi'ite Unrest. Aug 7, 2006 694
Shiites in Lebanon: the key to democracy. Samii, Abbas William Jun 22, 2006 3848
The Neo-Salafi Challenge. Jun 5, 2006 2878
U.S. has contributed to Iraq's sectarian strife. Zunes, Stephen Mar 17, 2006 930
IRAQ - Mar 7 - Jaafari Vows He Will Not Be Dissuaded In Candidacy. Mar 11, 2006 629
IRAQ - Feb 12 - Shiite Choose Jaafari As PM Candidate. Feb 27, 2006 429
IRAQ - Resurgence In The Shi'ite World - Part 8 - A Kurdish-Arab Democracy. Brief Article Feb 6, 2006 233
IRAQ - Towards A Build-Up Of A Shi'ite Problem & Baghdad Govt. Feb 6, 2006 905
"A shia crescent: what fallout for the United States? Cole, Juan; Katzman, Kenneth; Sadjadpour, Karim; Takeyh, Ray Dec 22, 2005 15687
In the shadow of Sistani. Enders, David Dec 1, 2005 1491
Assassins. Vincent, Steven Nov 1, 2005 1136
IRAQ - Oct 10 - Baghdad Talks Aimed At Settling Draft. Oct 16, 2005 451
IRAQ - Resurgence In The Shiite World - Part 8 - The Perspective & Conclusions. Jun 13, 2005 1124
IRAQ - Mar 16 - Rifts Close As New Parliament Meets. Mar 19, 2005 516
IRAQ - Towards Shiite-Kurdish Partnership. Mar 14, 2005 1147
Sects and solidarity in Iraq: despite talk of civil war, Sunnis and Shiites seem more United than divided. Jamail, Dahr Mar 7, 2005 2134
BAHRAIN - Inter-Shiite Split. Feb 28, 2005 584
IRAQ - Resurgence In The Shiite World - Part 8 - Syria & Baathist Factors. Dec 20, 2004 1782
IRAQ - Dec 9 - Muqtada Followers Omitted As Shiite Finalise Polls List. Dec 11, 2004 438
IRAQ - Shiite Control. Nov 8, 2004 760
Sectarianism in Iraq. Hiro, Dilip Feb 2, 2004 961
Resurgence In The Shiite World - Part 3 - The Branches Within Shiism. Dec 1, 2003 645
IRAQ - Nov. 29 -IGC Examines Shiite Concerns. Brief Article Nov 29, 2003 321
IRAQ - Nov. 17 - Radical Shiite Party May Back Government. Nov 22, 2003 370
Sunni-Shiite Tension In Punjab. Brief Article Oct 13, 2003 217
IRAQ - Oct. 7 - Shiites Protest Imam's Arrest. Brief Article Oct 11, 2003 229
Mideast Oil In Shiite Hands; An Imam To Lift Religion Above Politics With US Support. Jun 30, 2003 1441
Baghdad's Neighbouring Regimes Begin To Face Turbulence; Iraq Will Boom In '04:. Jun 23, 2003 1557
Shia political alternatives in postwar Iraq. Samii, A. William Jun 22, 2003 4212
Iranian Shiism under debate. Kamrava, Mehran Jun 22, 2003 5666
IRAQ - Rifts Will Come Into Play Post-Saddam. Brief Article Jun 17, 2002 713
IRAQ - Islamic Groups After The Gulf Crisis. Jun 12, 2000 1209
IRAQ - Militancy Before The Gulf Crisis. Brief Article Jun 12, 2000 241
The opposition in Bahrain: a bellwether for the Gulf? Bahry, Louay May 1, 1997 8796
No peace for Galilee now. MacLeod, Scott Feb 23, 1985 1660

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