Iraq has been witnessing a new wave of violence fueled by the ISIS Takfiri terrorists; not only by ISIS but also by other extremist groups and more interestingly by Saddam’s generals. It seems Saddam’s devils are back in Iraq.
Our experts, Dr. Mohsen Ghanbari and Dr. Ahmad Al-Hashimi, explain more about the situation in Iraq.
The ISIL militants led by their head who’s described by some as "the new Osama bin Laden” have vowed to continue their raid toward the capital, Baghdad. They’ve now attacked Iraq’s larges oil refinery in the city of Baiji, which accounts for more than a quarter of the country's entire refining capacity.
This Un-Islamic Terrorist group, ISIL, is the subject of this episode discussed with two top analysts, Dr. Mohammad Hassan Khani and Dr. Adnan Al-Killidar.
Ukraine’s mainly Russian-speaking parts in the east have been the scene of deadly clashes between pro-Russia protesters and the Ukrainian army since Kiev launched military operations in the region in mid-April. Now Petro Poroshenko, the new Ukrainian President- a billionaire universally known as the 'Chocolate King' has made an impassioned plea for the unity of his country.
This is the issue discussed in this episode with top political analysts.
Mourning ceremonies were held in Iran and outside the country to mark the sad occasion of the 25th anniversary of the passing of the late founder of the Islamic Republic, Grand Ayatollah Seyyed Rouhollah Khomeini. As Muslims worldwide continue to commemorate Imam Khomeini’s departure from this world every year, his legacy lives on. This episode of program contains our discussion with Dr. Mahmoud Karimi about Imam Khomeini (RA).
As it was predicted the result of presidential election shows the victory of Abdul Fattah al-Sisi. There are different suggestions about what's the reason of his victory. However it is clear that a new chapter of military rule has been started in Egypt. In this episode we have discussed the situation in Egypt with our guests, Mubarak Henia and Dr. Ali Kabbany.
Our experts, Hamid Golpira and Dr. Ali Kabbany, joined us in this episode of Center Stage to talk about the 2nd presidential election in Egypt in last two years.
It's the beginning of the second semester in public schools across Nigeria and students are flocking back after the vacation. But in most of Borno state, the heartland of the inhumane Boko Haram, one of the ugliest and most brutal militant groups, which has absolutely no association whatsoever with Islam, the desks are empty and the playing fields are quiet.
In this show we analyzed the crisis with our guests Salim Swaleh and Mubarak Henia, two political analysts.
The persecution of Muslims in India, Myanmar, Sri Lanka, and the Central African Republic has become commonplace. As Muslim persecution remains off the political agenda, the desperate plight of defenseless Muslims from CAR to Myanmar will most probably fail to end anytime soon. Our guest Hamid Golpira and Dr. Ahmad Al-Hashimi joined us in this episode to talk more about situation of Muslims around the world.
The pro-Russian protesters have tightened their grip on the east of Ukraine. Pro-Russian forces seized the eastern city of Horlivka in the Donetsk region, after they took control of the city council building and the police headquarters. The pro-Russian forces now control government buildings in about a dozen cities in eastern Ukraine, demanding local referendums on either independence or integration into Russia. This is while yet another Ukraine gas war is in progress. In this episode we talked about the ongoing crisis in Ukraine and Gas War there with political experts.
Afghanistan's presidential election has been held and all the world along side with Afghan people wait for the result. In this episode of Center Stage we talked with two top political analysts about this election and the next president of Afghanistan.
Pro-Russia rallies are gaining momentum in the eastern and southern parts of Ukraine after the Crimean territory declared independence to become part of Russia. Pro-Moscow protesters continue to fortify their positions and occupy government buildings in over a dozen cities close to the Russian border. Last week Kiev launched massive military operations after protesters defied an April 14 deadline. So things are getting quite dangerous.
In this episode we have had the chance to talk more about the intensified crisis in Ukraine with our experts, Farshad Geravand and Massoud Shadjareh.