Salman Rushdie

Salman Rushdie lost sight in one eye following attack, agent says

Wylie described the author's wounds as "profound," and noted the loss of sight of one eye. "He had three serious wounds in his neck.


Why weren't we shocked at Iran's Salman Rushdie assassination attempt? - opinion

Despite the decades-long Iranian campaign to murder Rushdie, the American response has been curiously muted.

By Mohammed Alyahya , Bernard Haykel

'Kill Salman Rushdie, not the Iran Deal!'

None of the readily available evidence of state-sponsored violence seems to have factored into how the American press and the White House are choosing to present the attack on Rushdie.

By Mohammed Alyahya , Bernard Haykel

What Salman Rushdie can teach Joe Biden about Iran - opinion

Iran’s barbarity is real, its antisemitism concrete and its threat to the West tangible. When Khomeini said three decades ago that he wanted Rushdie dead he meant dead, six feet under.

Rushdie stabbing 'crime that Islam doesn't accept' - Muslim World League chief

"There are texts in the Islamic religion that are opposed to violence. Explicit texts,” said Dr. Muhammad bin Abdul Karim al-Issa, hoping other leaders follow.

Mossad 'likely' behind Salman Rushdie stabbing, claims Denver professor

Nader Hashemi, Director of the Center for Middle East Studies at the University of Denver, said Rushdie's attacker may have been convinced to commit the attack by a Mossad agent.

The Iranian hand behind the knife that stabbed Salman Rushdie

BEHIND THE LINES: The man who stabbed Salman Rushdie last week supported Iran which had issued a kill order against Rushdie.

Rushdie's attempted assassination should not be taken lightly - opinion

Endless patience and restraint will not improve America’s safety. Strong punitive action is needed to deter the leaders in Tehran. 

Rushdie attack suspect said he respected Iran's Ayatollah Khomeini

The suspect of Salman Rushdie's stabbing said that he respected Iran's former Supreme Leader, Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini.

George Deek, appointed Thursday as Israel's first Christian-Arab ambassador. He will serve in Azerba

Israeli amb. to Azerbaijan speaks out on Iranian regime after Rushdie attack

Israel's Ambassador George Deek was threatened by his Iranian counterpart Seyerd Mousavi on Twitter last July.

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