Politics of Islam?
The talks on Syria in Astana have resulted in no visible result except for a pledge to get together again in Geneva in a few weeks’ time. From a political prospective, that’s close to nothing, but from a religious point of view, at least the parties are willing to talk. In a conflict where some belligerents view negotiations as an affront to God, does diplomacy stand a chance? To discuss this, Oksana is joined by Suleiman Mourad, author of the book “The Mosaic of Islam.”