Middle East
The Middle East (also called the Mid East) is a region centered on Western Asia and Egypt. The corresponding adjective is Middle Eastern and the derived noun is Middle Easterner. Formerly, the eurocen...
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Saddam Hussein's Very Public Purge
Shortly after assuming the Presidency of Iraq in July 1979, Saddam Hussein convened a gathering of his Ba'ath Party leaders and publicly had 68 of them removed for alleged treason. Twenty-two of them...
60 seconds to relive Pope Francis' Journey in the United Arab Emirates
The most touching and powerful moments of Pope Francis' Journey in the United Arab Emirates.
Benjamin Netanyahu says Israel will fill U.S. void in Syria
Israel moved quickly Thursday to fill the coming power vacuum after President Trump said U.S. troops were being withdrawn from Syria, vowing to ramp up its own military campaign against Iranian-backed...
Here’s a video from a Saudi Arabian wedding
Here’s a video from a Saudi Arabian wedding. Enjoy your weekend.
Dubai's floating homes are real
Here's something that will be on every billionaire's wish list. The man made islands of Dubai's 'The World' will be home to a fleet of buoyant homes known as The Floating Seahorse. The master bedroom,...
Gutfeld on Trump's response to Khashoggi
Why do the media freak out whenever President Trump tells the blunt truth about a policy we were OK with before him? FOX News Channel (FNC) is a 24-hour all-encompassing news service dedicated to del...
Fox Business - Saudi Arabia confirms death of Jamal Khashoggi | Facebook
BREAKING: Jamal Khashoggi, the missing activist and writer last seen entering the Saudi Consulate in Turkey on Oct. 2, was killed in a fight, state media reported on Friday. https://fxn.ws/2PdyIYA
400 Year Old Mud Skyscrapers of Wadi Hadhramaut and Wadi Dawan
Mud Skyscrapers of Yemen: Pictures of the two river valleys of Yemen with the most stunning mud brick skyscrapers from centuries past.
Africa's smallest cat is also the world's deadliest
Africa's smallest cat is also the world's deadliest. 😼 Happy #InternationalCatDay!
Dubai Vacations - Emaar Dubai
Emaar Dubai 📸 Oursmallhappiness Visit us https://www.dubai.app
Drum Solo Wana Be Ied Anak belly dance by Cassandra Fox
Music is Wana Be Ied Anak by Hossam Ramzy Just a little fun improvisation before work! Dress made by me. Yes it's a mess behind me. I know I made it. I made a mess but I also made a dress;) heheh F...
Drum Solo Wana Be Ied Anak belly dance by Cassandra Fox
Drum Solo Wana Be Ied Anak belly dance by Cassandra Fox
National Geographic Magazine - Meet The Little Cats You've Never Seen
Do you know any of these little cats' names? Learn more about the elusive wildcats you've never seen. The Nat Geo Photo Ark is using the power of photography to inspire people to save animals before.....
Nayirah al-Ṣabaḥ girl false testimony
Nayirah al-Ṣabaḥ (Arabic: نيره الصباح‎), called Nurse Nayirah in the media, was a fifteen-year-old Kuwaiti girl, who alleged that she had witnessed the murder of infant children by Iraqi soldiers in K...
History of the Middle East
Home to the Cradle of Civilization, the Middle East (usually interchangeable with the Near East) has seen many of the world's oldest cultures and civilizations. This history started from the earliest ...
Fertile Crescent
The Fertile Crescent is a crescent-shaped region containing the comparatively moist and fertile land of otherwise arid and semi-arid Western Asia, the Nile Valley and Nile Delta of northeast Africa, ...
Ancient Near East
The ancient Near East was the home of early civilizations within a region roughly corresponding to the modern Middle East: Mesopotamia (modern Iraq, southeast Turkey, southwest Iran, northeastern Syri...
Ancient Near East - Wikipedia
Ancient Egypt
Ancient Egypt was a civilization of ancient Northeastern Africa, concentrated along the lower reaches of the Nile River in what is now the modern country of Egypt. It is one of six civilizations globa...
Ancient Egypt - Wikipedia
Mesopotamia
Mesopotamia (/ˌmɛsəpəˈteɪmiə/, from the Ancient Greek: Μεσοποταμία "[land] between rivers"; Arabic: بلاد الرافدين‎ (bilād al-rāfidayn); Syriac: ܒܝܬ ܢܗܪܝܢ (Beth Nahrain) "land of riv...
Mesopotamia - Wikipedia
Achaemenid Empire
The Persian Empire is any of a series of imperial dynasties centered in Persia (now Iran) with boundaries that fluctuated around that core, extending far into regions that would later become Pakistan,...
Achaemenid Empire - Wikipedia
Ottoman Empire
The Ottoman Empire (/ˈɒtəmən/; Ottoman Turkish: دَوْلَتِ عَلِيّهٔ عُثمَانِیّه, Devlet-i Aliyye-i Osmâniyye, Modern Turkish: Osmanlı İmparatorluğu or Osmanlı Devleti), also historically refer...
Ottoman Empire - Wikipedia
Palestine
Palestine (Arabic: فلسطين‎ Filasṭīn, Falasṭīn, Filisṭīn; Greek: Παλαιστίνη, Palaistinē; Latin: Palaestina; Hebrew: פלשתינה Palestina) is a geographic region in Western Asia between ...
Palestine - Wikipedia
Arabian Peninsula
This video was taken by the crew of Expedition 29 on board the ISS on a pass from Western Europe to the Arabian Peninsula.The Arabian Peninsula (Arabic: شبه الجزيرة العربية‎ šibh al-jazīra...
Arabian Peninsula - Wikipedia
Persian Gulf
The Persian Gulf is a mediterranean sea in Western Asia. An extension of the Indian Ocean (Gulf of Oman) through the Strait of Hormuz, it lies between Iran to the northeast and the Arabian Peninsula t...
Persian Gulf - Wikipedia
Near East
Near East (French: Proche-Orient) is a eurocentric geographical term that roughly encompasses Western Asia. Despite having varying definitions within different academic circles, the term was origi...
Near East - Wikipedia