In the Hands of the Taliban

In the Hands of the Taliban

“[The Taliban soldiers] showing more courtesy than British police”.  Yvonne Ridley. Reviewed by Abdul Hai Some may say the narrative by the British journalist Yvonne Ridley presented in “In the

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The Travels of Ibn Al-Tayyib

The Travels of Ibn Al-Tayyib

“In the name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful” The Travels of Ibn Al-Tayyib Ibn Al-Tayyib Translator:  El Mustapha Lahlali et al. Reviewed by Abdul Hai Travellers have

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Desert Encounter

Desert Encounter

“In the name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful” Desert Encounter Knud Holmboe Reviewed by Abdul Hai Desert Encounter covers the travels of a young Danish journalist and

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