Syrian farms tattered and their farmers are gone
If Old MacDonald had a farm in Syria, it would most likely be destroyed.
Syrian Agriculture Collapses; Al-Qaida Thrives; Refugee Numbers Spike
Syria’s farming sector now in “tatters,” the U.N. Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) warned Wednesday. Analysts said the growing privations could hurt the rebels as much as, or more than, the government of President Bashar al-Assad. …
Source: Syria Comment
An Iranian chewing gum for motion sickness!
If you are one of those people who get nauseous during car rides, flights and especially boat trips, then this recent invention from Tehran is perfect for you.
Source: Point a la Aligne
#Jan25 2013 in #Tahrir : Back to square one !!
A hundreds of thousands flocked to Tahrir square, one year may have passed but some themes are still all to familiar.
Source: Egyptian Chronicles
A call for aspiring writers and film lovers of the Arab Spring!
The Swivel Theatre Company is seeking writers to submit one-act plays about Arab Women in the Arab Spring to be showcased during a 4 week run in June 2013 at the White Bear Theatre, London.
Debating the Saudi Exception
When it comes to human rights, Saudi's record is abysmal. Yet America maintains their alliance with them.
Source: Abu Aardvark