Author Archives: Saad Awan


Saad Awan

My dear enemy

Thriving on enmities We survive on our enemies. Some of us even thrive on them. We have to have at-least one established enemy who better be hell-bound so that it is conferred


Saad Awan

Iranian threat

And the threat to Iran America, Israel and Saudi Arabia feel threatened from an agreement that was designed to keep Iran’s nuclear programme in check by involving IAEA to bring to light


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A cornered Trump

And a desperate Israel What’s new about America’s attack in Syria, its aftermath and the reaction it has received globally? America has spread its laser-guided democracy and humanitarian missions since long now,


Saad Awan

A Scientist’s God

Faith versus observable reality I must start this essay by being very unscientific. That is, that I take Quran as the ultimate truth and the one truth that is able to explain


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Aliens in America

It’s not fiction! Why has the concept of aliens psyched Americans? What is this obsession and where has this fear originated from? Of all the people, it’s Europeans who understand what an


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Petro yuan

And war economics China in preparing to launch yuan-denominated oils futures contracts. According to some news agencies it may be allowing yuan-based oil contracts in Shanghai Stock Exchange as early as March


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Netanyahu looking elsewhere

And Nato’s Trojan Horse? Netanyahu’s recent visit to Moscow is the fruit of resolute Russian foreign policy and Russia’s alliance with Syria is at the heart of this policy. In 2013 the


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Penniless lenders-II

From the dark vaults of history “They are living beyond their means and are shifting a part of the weight of their problems to the world economy, to some extent they are


Saad Awan

Do Less

That’s what he means A lot must have been done in the past decade that prompted Donald Trump to use the slogan: “make America great again”. What has happened to America? Where


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Netanyahu citing the Bible

Irony of ironies Netanyahu’s recent Bible citation in justifying Trump’s Jerusalem move is highly ironic: that in persuading secular Europe to accept Trump’s decision, Netanyahu has to resort to religious scripture. Yet,


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Giving Trump his due

And the Muslims too Who can say that the president of USA did not renege on his election promises? It might be clichéd but the devil does deserve his due here. He


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The Hariri episode

And the tirade against Khomeini Lebanon’s recent Hariri episode seems to have originated straight from the classics of Hollywood. If that is not the case, it definitely does boost the credentials to


Saad Awan

A tail eating dragon

Let economics, if not common sense, drive us to respect nature Nothing seems to make a lasting impression on our senses. An impression is good enough to inspire an action. The rain

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