Day: March 2, 2015

‘This is what Islam tells us to do’: A rare glimpse inside a Saudi Arabian prison – where Isis terrorists are showered with perks and privileges

The Saudis are often accused of supporting Islamist radicals. In response, they insist they are more at risk from terror attacks than any other country. During a rare tour of the high-security Al-Hair facility, their ‘pragmatic and effective’ approach to rehabilitating terrorists is laid bare More….http://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/middle-east/this-is-what-islam-tells-us-to-do-a-rare-glimpse-inside-a-saudi-arabian-prison–where-isis-terrorists-are-showered-with-perks-and-privileges-10080548.html

'This is what Islam tells us to do': A rare glimpse inside a Saudi Arabian prison – where Isis terrorists are showered with perks and privileges

The Saudis are often accused of supporting Islamist radicals. In response, they insist they are more at risk from terror attacks than any other country. During a rare tour of the high-security Al-Hair facility, their ‘pragmatic and effective’ approach to rehabilitating terrorists is laid bare More….http://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/middle-east/this-is-what-islam-tells-us-to-do-a-rare-glimpse-inside-a-saudi-arabian-prison–where-isis-terrorists-are-showered-with-perks-and-privileges-10080548.html

A state in distress

A state in distress  CONNECT  TWEET RSS FOLLOW EMAIL PRINT  SHARE The Daily Star It’s relatively easy to highlight the appalling situation in Syria, where violence, displacement, fragmentation and corruption prevail. Analysts can chart the slow collapse of state institutions and wonder how the country can survive under its current […]