Once again, Shi'a in Saudi Arabia have been subjected to a stream of vitriol from Sunni clerics in the country, insulting their traditions and questioning their loyalty to the state. The Iraq debacle and the rise of Iran are largely to blame for the current poisoning of relations between Saudi Arabia's Sunni and Shi'i communities - but the Saudi regime has made matters worse.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||4|
|Journal||Middle East Report|
|State||Published - Mar 1 2007|
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Geography, Planning and Development
- Political Science and International Relations