America’s resurrection and Dr Zawahiri’s multiple deaths
Posted on August 3, 2022
Ayman Al Zawahiri died many times over – in the headlines. But on August 1, …Read More
After the assassination…America and the ‘Dr Evil’ syndrome
Posted on January 8, 2020
I’m with Gideon Rachman, the Financial Times’ chief foreign affairs columnist. He recently suggested that …Read More
Iran’s Qasem Soleimani matters in death as much as in life
Posted on January 3, 2020 / Quartz
The US Department of Defense announced today that an American airstrike in Baghdad killed Qasem …Read More
It really wasn’t Trump’s bin Laden moment
Posted on November 1, 2019 / The Arab Weekly
Dana Shell Smith, deputy assistant secretary of state for international media engagement at the time …Read More
Meet Mr & Mrs Saudi Normal. Was her firstborn, Osama bin Laden, an aberration?
Posted on August 4, 2018
What’s fascinating about Osama bin Laden’s mother’s media debut is the timing. There she sits, …Read More
What sense does it make to advertise the Kim Jong Un kill squad made up of Bin Laden’s nemesis?
Posted on September 7, 2017
“Navy Seals training Kim ‘assassination’ squad,” goes the screaming headline in The Times, London, going …Read More
Pakistan’s Mr Bhutto goes to Trumpistan: What happens next?
Posted on February 1, 2017
On Monday, January 30, the late Pakistani prime minister Benazir Bhutto’s son Bilawal went to …Read More
Rashmee has lived and worked in several countries in the past decade, including Afghanistan, India, Haiti, Tunisia, the UAE, US and UK