The Prince's Ride: Abu Dhabi Crown Prince protects little girl
Abu Dhabi Crown Prince Sheikh Mohammed takes a break from his billions and waits with a schoolgirl.
No rides with strangers, even Abu Dhabi Crown Prince!
Abu Dhabi Crown Prince General Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan offers a little girl a ride home since her parents were late... and she said, "No." So he waited with her until her parents came.
Source: Mich Cafe
Saudi Arabia: Interview with Saudi wife, Nicole – Part II
My mom’s first reaction when she visited Riyadh back in November was, “It looks just like Las Vegas…but you know, without the casinos!” That got a lot of laughs from my in-laws.
Source: American Bedu
Behind the Picture: Aleppo’s River of Death
One day after Thomas Rassloff documented the largest recorded mass execution of the Syrian civil war, TIME spoke with another photographer, Alessio Romenzi, about the sadness and grief he witnessed in the aftermath of the massacre.
Russia slams Israeli bombing of Syria as Violation of UN Charter
Russia’s angry reaction probably has less to do with Israel itself (with which the Putin government is friendly) than with a fear that Israel might set a precedent for military intervention in Syria.
Source: Informed Comment
The Algerian Hostage Crisis & Militant Islamism in the Sahara
The hostage crisis in Algeria is a violent reminder of the rapidly deteriorating security situation in the North Africa and the Sahel regions.
Source: Maghreb Blog