June 22, 2013
Afghanistan's leader Karzai was none too impressed by the Taliban acting as 'political leaders' of his country when they cut the ribbon in Qatar; Obama fills security posts with women; Iran's new president Ayatollah friendly? and floods in Canada.
June 20, 2013
A heart-wrenching look at the Syrian children suffering in a Lebanese camp reminds us that World Refugee Day is not a holiday by any means; Lebanon blocks online gambling; Kuwaiti child rapists hanged; and a glance at the Toyota GT-86.
After a 26-month uprising and over 100,000 chiefly innocent Syrian fatalities, G8 leaders essentially agree with Assad and Putin; Luma's idea swiped by the government? Qatar’s Foreign Policy in a nutshell; and bills in bras at the borders.
June 19, 2013
Former President Bill Clinton challenges Israel to reconcile with Palestinians, if not just for the sake of Israel's own survival; BMW squares of with itself; Kuwait cops going undercover; Anonymous planning big attack; and men getting pregnant.
Most movies such as 'Taken' or 'Spartan' usually have the Arabs as the ones buying sex slaves. In 'Cargo', the Arab is the hero and the kidnapper; more Syrian news on Obama's policies, the G8 summit and what to expect next.
June 18, 2013
Acoording to a Jordanian blogger, this new hybrid can stand up to any regualr petrol powered car.. and then some; Wassim Nasser breaks swimming record; is Rohani the Lord of the Keys? and a wedding with celebrities, guns and fistfights.
With the ups and downs of the Syrian conflict, the consistent value of the Syrian pound is quickly disappearing and leading vendors to be wary; clerics in Egypt call for Jihad against Shiites; and 7 things the Assad regime wants for stability.
June 17, 2013
This teardrop shaped resort is going to be solar powered and will get all of its water from a new system that extracts moisture from the air; Kuwait's military strength; Morsi continues to dumbfound his critics; and Lebanese beaches are not for all.
It seems the glass ceiling exists for anyone with a uterus in Lebanon so one cartoonist decided to have some fun with it; Iranians elated over Rouhani; Yemen's Ministry of Corruption; and finally some fitness for females in KSA.
June 16, 2013
WIth good Qur'anic justification, one blogger shares why being a Muslim and saving the planet go hand and hand; love letter to the NSA; Feedly slays the Google Reader; Brotherhood exploits suffering; and Obama's G8 is going to get sloppy.
As it turns outs in KSA, it's fine to leave a woman shut inside without provisions but if she goes out to make a grocery run, there's going to be hell to pay; Obama coin flipping on Syria; the Sony PS4 dominates XBox; and Shiite expansion.
June 15, 2013
Jordan is like Obama's little brother so he intends to keep his bro safe with arming the rebels and setting up Patriot missiles along the broder; more on Hizbollah in Syria; Syria's May death toll at 5,000; and all the latest from Syria Comment.
June 14, 2013
While the Moghrabi's claim to be still on their honeymoon after 8 years, they admit that, "the secret of a happy marriage, remains a secret"; the youth of Iran want change; Syrian opposition gets shoddy support; and the Lebanese town that never sleeps.
June 13, 2013
The prevalence of HIV in Yemen is estimated at only about 0.2 percent of the population. However, people living with HIV face discrimination almost everywhere, even in some health facilities; Qatar to build floating hotels; and Facebook during WWI.
June 12, 2013
After doing poorly on the corruption index, Kuwait can boast of their peaceful existence. The Lebanese, however, were not so lucky; Social Media Awards show their numbers; and Obama is still an amateur when it comes to Syria.