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  • July 21, 2016 - 14:16 GMT
    Arabic hospitality subverted! Foreigners tend to think of Arabs as a generous and utterly hospitable people. Yet while they are that and then some, even locals need guidance to navigate the minefields of meaning and true intention when faced with countless offers and invitations in this indirect culture. Our 10-example-strong guide to things Arabs say versus what they mean.
  • July 19, 2016 - 13:13 GMT
    From strange sounds to political conflict, here's our breakdown of what makes Arabic one of the hardest languages on Earth to learn.
  • July 17, 2016 - 16:09 GMT
    From the streets of Baghdad to the holy city of Jerusalem, Pokémon Go is taking the Middle East by storm.
  • July 14, 2016 - 14:50 GMT
    While today often associated with Israel, many Arab country's had thriving Jewish communities before most were forced out or immigrated following Israel's creation in 1948.
  • July 12, 2016 - 21:26 GMT
    The UAE has warned their citizens against wearing national costumes abroad after an Emirati man wearing a traditional white kandura was handcuffed in Ohio over suspicions he had links to Daesh. See 11 Western celebs who didn't get that memo!
  • July 10, 2016 - 19:22 GMT
    Last Friday marked the second anniversary of Operation Protective Edge, Israel’s military siege on Gaza. Look back on the horror, and take action to help.
  • July 07, 2016 - 17:43 GMT
    Twitter is full of images of death as Daesh allegedly attacks Muslim cities across three continents leading up to the holiday.
  • July 05, 2016 - 10:22 GMT
    Some Muslims practice Eid in the proper way while many forego the traditions and spend time eating a lot and plunging back to their year round debauchery. Here are some of the lesser known traditions that are followed by observant Muslims.
  • July 03, 2016 - 04:53 GMT
    In the manner of “A Christmas Carol” and “The Night Before Christmas”, Muslim authors are penning stellar children’s books on Islamic holidays. Pick up a book, and a child, and make some Ramadan magic.
  • June 30, 2016 - 14:19 GMT
    Chechen leader Ramzan Kadyrov lives it up during the Islamic holy month on his Instagram.