Ain al-Yaqeen

Ain al Yaqeen (Heart of the Matter in English) is an Arabic news magazine published weekly, focusing on political topics.

Ain al Yaqeen
CountrySaudi Arabia
WebsiteAin al Yaqeen


Ain al Yaqeen has also an English edition.[1] It is published online.[2] The magazine is seen as a government publication[3] or as a semi-official weekly political magazine.[4]


After it was revealed that a member of the royal family had indirectly funded one of the hijackers in the September 11 attacks, Prince Nayef in an article published in the English edition of the weekly on 29 November 2002 claimed that the Jews were behind the attacks.[1]

See also

List of magazines in Saudi Arabia


  1. Tierney, Bill (23 December 2002). "Who is Prince Nayef? The most powerful man in Saudi Arabia". The Weekly Standard. Retrieved 24 May 2012.[permanent dead link]
  2. William Wager Cooper; Piyu Yue (2008). Challenges of the Muslim World: Present, Future and Past. Emerald Group Publishing. p. 198. ISBN 978-0-444-53243-5.
  3. "Saudi Arabia Finances and Islam". Arabic Bible. Retrieved 3 June 2012.
  4. "Saudi Arabian newspapers". World Newspapers. Retrieved 20 May 2012.