Tag Archives: Muslim

The Wahhabi Influence

There is an uneasy relationship between the Wahhabi (also known as the Salafis) who in effect see themselves as keepers of the faith and the rest of the Muslim world. Centred in Saudi Arabia, the Wahhabi interpretation of Islam emerged … Continue reading

Posted in In the news, Sunni Shia divide | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment


One of the greatest mysteries for Western observers is to make sense of the Muslim Brotherhood and its part in the present and likely outcome of the current situation in Egypt.The Society of the Muslim Brothers (often known simply as الإخوان … Continue reading

Posted in Egypt consequences, In the news | Tagged , , , , , , , | 3 Comments