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'Everyone is talking about a coming storm': 5 years on from Egypt's revolution

'Everyone is talking about a coming storm': 5 years on from Egypt's revolution

Walt CurnowJan 25, 201610 Comments

Five years after Mubarak was ousted, has anything really changed in Egypt? Cairo-based journalist Walt Curnow reports.

Australian allies of Turkish cleric may have to choose sides

Australian allies of Turkish cleric may have to choose sides

Alex MitchellJan 12, 20164 Comments

Turkish cleric Fethullah Gulen has a lot of support in Australia, but as tensions heat up with the Turkish government, those supporters may have to choose sides.

Rundle: Islam does not need a reformation, but the West might

Guy RundleDec 17, 201514 Comments

Violent fundamentalism does not come out of Islamic nations. It comes out of Islamic nations that have been violently occupied by Western powers.

Tony Abbott's alliance of interests with Islamic State

Tony Abbott's alliance of interests with Islamic State

Bernard KeaneDec 9, 201529 Comments

Tony Abbott's attacks on Islam and demands for more military intervention in the Middle East reflect how advocates of the War on Terror have the same agenda as the people they want to fight.

No free lunch: what journos learned on their Israel junket

No free lunch: what journos learned on their Israel junket

Margot SavilleDec 9, 20154 Comments

Is it possible to write objectively about Israel if you have been treated to an all-expenses-paid vacation?

How would Lib backbencher Bob Baldwin go against Islamic State?

How would Lib backbencher Bob Baldwin go against Islamic State?

Jess DavisDec 3, 20157 Comments

A Liberal backbencher says he would not try to seek asylum elsewhere if Islamic State were to try to take over. But what options do young Syrian men really have? Crikey intern Jess Davis reports.

Erdogan's links with Islamic State under pressure

Erdogan's links with Islamic State under pressure

Bernard KeaneDec 1, 201512 Comments

Even as the regime of Recep Erdogan jails journalists for revealing its links with Islamic State, international pressure is growing on Turkey to end its support.

Rundle: the dogs of war are off the leash

Rundle: the dogs of war are off the leash

Guy RundleNov 26, 201513 Comments

Perhaps you have not noticed, but there is already a war on. And there will be more.

Rundle: same old murderous song and dance as we bomb IS again

Rundle: same old murderous song and dance as we bomb IS again

Guy RundleNov 23, 201542 Comments

Bombing the Middle East will create more terrorists, which the West knows. But at this point, we're plum out of other ideas.

How Hizb ut-Tahrir responded to Paris

How Hizb ut-Tahrir responded to Paris

Shakira HusseinNov 17, 20152 Comments

How Islamic State stages fear, and the groups who refuse to condemn it.

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