Tag: BAGHDAD

Opinion 14 Min Read

Siege of Gaza is a sign of victory for the Muslims

In part three of three, Abdul Hai shares an inspiring message from previous sieges against the Muslims and the ongoing siege of Gaza.

History Islamic Thought Latest 7 Min Read

The Siege of Baghdad

These days, we think of "sacking" to mean being out of a job. Historically, the term also referred to looting, plundering, or pillaging.

Did Muslim Caliphs Burn Libraries?

Did you know 'Umar b. al Khattab was accused of burning down the Alexandrian Library?

Current Affairs Featured Iran Iraq Politics 11 Min Read

Fallujah, the Gaza of Iraq

Al Fallujah, Starving between a Rock and a Hard Place In a desperate letter to UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon, the 'Arabic European Center of Human Rights and International Law' reports that food and medicine in Iraq's Fallujah has all but entirely depleted due to a strangling siege enforced by