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Crescent International Vol. 49, No. 7
Muharram, 14422020-09-01
Main Stories

Could Iran-Turkey Alliance Revitalize the Muslim East?

Kevin Barrett

Two leading Muslim countries—Iran and Turkey—could transform the Muslim world and lead the Ummah to its natural dominant position that it once enjoyed if they were to come together

Special Reports

Turkey Challenges Saudi Leadership in the Muslim World

Brecht Jonkers

The Bani Saud have used their occupation of the noble sanctuaries of Makkah and al-Madinah as legitimizing factors for leadership of the Muslim world. Turkey has now emerged to challenge this claim, w...

News & Analysis

Islamic Iran Makes Progress Despite Sanctions and the Pandemic – Dr. Foad Izadi

Crescent International

Despite decades of illegal sanctions and the pandemic, the Islamic Republic has coped with the twin crises far better than those that have imposed sanctions on it. The reason is that Iran has made imm...


“Hadiths”: Clear the Air and Clear the Decks

Abu Dharr

There is a difference between what the noble Messenger (pbuh) said and what...

Main Stories

US Humiliated in the Security Council over Iran Arms Embargo

Tahir Mustafa

Never before has the US been so humiliated in a forum that it virtually con...

Special Reports

Khilafah and Turkey’s Growing Influence in the Muslim World

Ahmet Selahettin

In recent weeks, the idea of the cherished goal of reviving the Khilafah ha...

News & Analysis

40th Anniversary of the Iraqi-imposed War: “Never invade a revolution!”

Zafar Bangash

September 22, 2020 will mark 40 years of the Iraqi-imposed war on Iran. Ira...

Special Reports

Dollar vs Gold: Go for the Gold

Waseem Shehzad

The rush is on to ditch the US dollar and go for gold. This cannot be bad f...


Pakistan: Time to Cast Aside the Saudi Albatross?


For Pakistan, Kashmir is of vital importance yet it has received little sup...

Fearing for survival, the Arabian potentates have openly embraced the Zionist occupiers of Palestine. Decades of behind the scene dealings have now been publicly admitted. The Islamic strugglers’ ta...

Indian spices and other food products have created a niche market worldwide but are consumers especially in the Muslim world and the West aware of what these products contain? Most of these products a...

When Turkey reversed the nearly century-old policy to revert the Hagia Sophia back into a Mosque, all hell broke loose around the world. This was seen as Turkey’s disrespect for religious minorities...

Book Review

Exposing US Propaganda And Lies about Its Never-ending Wars

Zafar Bangash

Since its founding, the US has used propaganda, lies and false flags to wage wars of aggression and grab other people’s lands starting with America’s First Nations that were subjected to genocide....

News & Analysis

Ghani’s Grand Jirga for a Grand Surrender!

Zia Sarhadi

The Loya Jirga (grand assembly) is an honoured Afghan tradition but last mo...

News & Analysis

Growing trouble in Russia’s far off territories

Akhmet Makhmoudov

The unusual crisis that erupted in Russia’s Far Eastern city of Khabarovs...


Time Running Out for MbS?

Zafar Bangash

Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman has created many enemies, both at ho...

News & Analysis

Will the Dollar Die of COVID-19?

Kevin Barrett

One possibility, increasingly whispered about in financial circles, is that...

Letters to the Editor
Opinion Poll

Turkey will soon sideline Saudi Arabia as a prominent player in Muslim world affairs

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Khalil Abdul-Rahman

Ayman Ahmed

Tahir Mustafa

Eva Bartlett

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