Daily News Analysis

Iran complying with agreed nuclear terms - IAEA
by crescent-online.net

April, 2015
The IAEA has been forced to retract its allegation, made in March, that Iran was not being transparent with its nuclear activities. The IAEA head, Yukiya Amano appears to have a special aversion towards Iran but he had to eat crow when the IAEA April report admitted that Iran is fully compliant. Negotiators from Iran and the P5+1 group of countries are meeting in Vienna to finalize the deal by June 30.

Main Stories

The Iran-P5+1 "framework" for agreement
by Zafar Bangash

April, 2015
The allegation about Iran building a bomb is utterly false. The US and its allies know it, so what is their real motive in exerting pressure on Iran? We look at the hidden reasons.


The Najdi bedouins’ aggression in Yemen
by Zafar Bangash

April, 2015
Has the Bani Saud made one mistake too many by attacking Yemen? If the conflict drags on, it is likely to bring down the Najdi Bedouins’ sand castles.


Spreading fitnah!
by Zafar Bangash

April, 2015
The only game the Najdi Bedouins know is to spread sectarian fitnah. Would they succeed in Yemen where not only the Shia Houthis but also several Sunni groups are also opposed to the Najdis’ favourite tyrant.

News & Analysis

Erdogan’s one-man rule creates rift in AKP
by Ahmet Aslan

April, 2015
The Turkish constitution does not allow the president to interfere in the day-to-day running of the country but Recep Tayip Erdogan thinks he is special. His constant interference in government operations has caused deep rifts in the ruling AKP.

Special Reports

Projecting the ISIS takfiris as "Islamic"
by our own correspondent

April, 2015
Graeme Wood’s attempt to paint the takfiris as “Islamic” is meant to discredit Islam and turn Muslims away from its principles to establish an Islamic State.

Editor's Desk

Syria-Iraq meeting and Obama’s confession

April, 2015
Amid all the doom and gloom, Iraq and Syria have taken steps to mend fences. This comes at about the same time as Barack Obama’s admission that the takfiris arose because of George Bush’s foolish decision to invade Iraq in 2003.

Letters To The Editor


April, 2015
The takfiris are the offspring of McCain and Obama and the US is supporting them.