Lebanese rower unofficially shatters world record on Indian Ocean
Published August 6th, 2013 - 07:38 GMT
Maxime Chaaya finished rowing the Indian Ocean today and while it has not been officially announced, he is a new world record holder! females director empowers other females; tanks for the rebels; and Egypt’s Salafi-Jihadis.
In an upcoming film, Jordanian director Maryam Juma will bring to life the story of a 32 year old Jordanian woman named Manal.
Manal is diagnosed with gender identity disorder that is rooted in childhood trauma of sexual abuse by male family members, as well as a conviction that she is a man trapped in a woman’s body.
The Egyptian Islamist Mohamed al-Zawahiri is most famous for being the brother of al-Qaeda front man Ayman, but he also spent 13 years in Cairo’s Tora prison, where he was tortured by the mukhabarat and did a five-year stint in solitary confinement.