Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif makes a pledge during the second makes a pledge during the second 'Thematic Pledging Session' at the donors Conference for Syria in London.

Opinion

Dialogue will ease the tension between Iran and Saudi Arabia

February 7, 2016, Sultan Barakat and Fraus Masri

Since government officials from Iran and Saudi Arabia do not seem able to de-escalate tensions, it is time that the “silenced majority” represented by their respective civil societies take a more proactive role in initiating dialogue, write Barakat and Masri in a new piece for The National. 

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