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Sufyan bin Uzayr
Sufyan bin Uzayr
Sufyan bin Uzayr is the author of “Sufism: A Brief History”. He writes for several print and online publications, and regularly blogs about issues of contemporary relevance at Political Periscope. You can also connect with him using Facebook or Google+.

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Location of South Sudan

South Sudan: Nothing But Violence – OpEd

31 Jul 2015 in 1 , Opinion

Four years have passed since South Sudan seceded from Sudan, and the only thing it has earned so far is violence and internal crisis that seems to have no end in sight. The international community…

Middle East

The Ultimate Guide To Middle East – Analysis

17 Jun 2015 in 1 , Analysis

Nowadays, if there is one part of the world that repeatedly finds itself in the midst of some conflict or the other, it has to be Western Asia, which is more commonly known as Middle…

Location of Burma. Source: CIA World Factbook.

Buddhism in Myanmar: Extremism Galore – OpEd

18 Aug 2014 in 1 , Opinion

Myanmar is undergoing a state of upheaval and transformation. As of now, the country is experiencing changes on the political, economic and social frontiers. Amidst such transitions, Myanmar is also witnessing increased cases of religious…

The UAE’s Preservation Of The Status Quo – Analysis

14 May 2014 in 1 , Analysis

Since the revolutions that swept across the Middle East in 2011, the United Arab Emirates (UAE) government has arrested dozens of Emirati and Egyptian nationals allegedly linked to the Muslim Brotherhood (MB). Declaring the MB…

Location of South Sudan

Is South Sudan A Failed State? – OpEd

24 Dec 2013 in 1 , Opinion

Back in July 2011, after a long civil war, South Sudan split from Sudan to become an independent country. However, even though statehood was achieved and a new country was born, the efforts to transform…