Obama trip pulls back the curtain, pictures of Saudi King's retreat go viral
A view from inside Saudi King Abdullah's desert retreat. (Twitter pic by Carrie Budoff Brown)
Obama's Visit to Saudi Arabia Shows Off King's Desert Retreat
Along with tweeters trying to shed some light on the injustices in KSA, the main highlight of Obama's trip was getting a peek into the King's private ranch.
Source: Global Voices Online
Reaching Towards and Embracing Vulnerable Children In Lebanon
Kids Alive Lebanon is the oldest operating program of the organization, being established in Lebanon in 1948 (66 years of active love, care, support, and protection of children!). We can’t reach all children, but we can reach some.
#EgyElections : It is A Farce and You all know that !!
Despite Gen. Sisi's failure to secure the country as a general, now he thinks he can do it as a politician. Good luck buddy!
Source: Egyptian Chronicles
Egypt: Al-Sisi’s run for President: Bonapartism and Gulf Oil Money
Juan Cole's take on Sisi's run is that "it has taken so long for al-Sisi to declare his candidacy b/c he was reluctant to run unless he had a firm promise of these massive sums of Gulf aid."
Source: Informed Comment