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Artist's depiction of Mars One astronauts and their colony on the Red Planet.
 

Posted on: February 20th, 2014

News & ViewsMiddle EastGulf States

Islamic law forbids a one-way trip to Mars, a “fatwa” Muslim religious committee has ruled in the UAE (United Arab Emirates), the Khaleej Times reported Wednesday. “Such a one-way journey poses a real risk to life, and that can never be justified in Islam,” the committee said. “There is a possibility that an individual who […]

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Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi was former President Hosni Mubarak's hand-picked military intelligence  chief.
 

Posted on: February 12th, 2014

News & ViewsMiddle EastEgypt

Has the United States done anything right in the Middle East in the last few decades?

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Posted on: January 26th, 2014

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Two unusual events relating to Holocaust remembrance recently took place in the Arab world – a first official conference on the Holocaust in Tunisia and the first visit by an Arab diplomat to a Holocaust memorial site, when Bahraini ambassador to France Nasser Al-Balushi visited a memorial near Paris. The Middle East Media Research Institute […]

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Posted on: December 16th, 2013

News & ViewsEye on "Palestine"

The 50 richest Arabs in the world have a combined wealth of slightly more than $266 billion, and 23 of them are from Saudi Arabia, according to Arabian Business figures quoted by the Saudi Gazette. The oil-rich kingdom’s richest man, Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal, has a personal wealth of $12.6 billion. His bank account surged […]

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U.S. Marines attached to the 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit boarding a landing craft in the Persian Gulf.
 

Posted on: December 8th, 2013

News & ViewsMiddle EastGulf States

The Pentagon is fielding more than 35,000 troops in the Persian Gulf as a “bulwark against aggression.”

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Illegal workers waiting to be picked up by buses and deported last month in Saudi Arabia. The number of foreigners getting kicked out of the Kingdom has surpassed half a million.
 

Posted on: December 2nd, 2013

News & ViewsMiddle EastEgypt

71,000 were expelled by force, while more than half a million have left on their own since July, 2013.

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The Saudis, perhaps more so than Israel, are fearing for their lives. One could think of worse reasons than the will to live for cooperation between historic enemies.
 

Posted on: November 26th, 2013

News & ViewsMiddle EastEgypt

Ask yourself, what would happen if Saudi Arabia were to change its buying habits?

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Billionaire Saudi prince Alwaleed bin Talal on his airplane throne, sitting under the logo of his company. Alwaleed has no confidence in Obama when it comes to Iran.
 

Posted on: November 25th, 2013

News & ViewsEye on "Palestine"

Saudi Arabia is loudly silent on the deal with Iran, but its royal billionaire prince who owns part of Twitter and Apple says “we” are concerned. And guess who is “We”? Saudi Arabia and Israel.

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Iraqi Shiites examining an al-Qaeda exploded car in a civilian center. The return of the terrorist organization to Iraq with such vigor should be a bonanza, not a source of anxiety, to U.S. policy in the region.
 

Posted on: October 14th, 2013

News & ViewsMiddle EastEgypt

It's impossible to tell apart the damage inflicted on the U.S. by President Bush 2 from the damage being inflicted by President Obama.

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Jihadists
 

Posted on: October 13th, 2013

News & ViewsMiddle EastGulf States

Hamas continues to reach out to fellow radical Islamists following the fall of the Muslim Brotherhood in Egypt.

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Posted on: October 9th, 2013

News & ViewsMiddle EastGulf States

A Dubai woman has been cleared of the charge of showing a man the finger when she stopped her vehicle to take photos of a classic car, Gulf News reports. The Turkish man alleged that the 45-year-old Russian woman showed him the finger when he sounded his horn and demanded she move her car because […]

A major tourism project in Dubai -- not for gays.
 

Posted on: October 8th, 2013

News & ViewsMiddle EastGulf States

Most New Yorkers have heard the expression “gay-dar,” which refers to someone’s ability to determine whether another person is gay and straight. But Kuwaitis are claiming that their government will soon be able to administer a medical test to determine whether those entering the country are gay. Foreigners coming into the GCC countries are already […]

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Posted on: October 7th, 2013

News & ViewsMiddle EastGulf States

Fat busters who participated in the Dubai Your Weight in Gold campaign, are set to receive a total of 35 pounds of gold worth about just under $800,000, Gulf News reported. More than 10,000 residents participated in the 30-day program, launched by Dubai Municipality from July 19 to August 16. “The one-month-long health awareness campaign […]

 

Posted on: October 4th, 2013

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A supersize ambulance to cope with the growing number of obese patients in the emirate has been unveiled by the Dubai Corporation for Ambulance Services, Gulf News reports. The Dh1 million vehicle, the first of its kind here, features a lift gate capable of hoisting 650 lbs. and an extra wide stretcher. The corporation received […]

Fireign Minister Abdullah Bin Zayed urged a just settlement of the dispute over Iran's 40-year occupation of his country's lands.
 

Posted on: September 29th, 2013

News & ViewsMiddle EastGulf States

UAE Foreign Minister denounced the Iranian occupation in his speech before the UN General Assembly,.

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John Kerry is full of 'nonsense,' says ZOA president Morton A. Klein
 

Posted on: September 12th, 2013

News & ViewsMiddle EastEgypt

John Kerry says an Israeli-Peace peace pact is “important to “regional security and stability.” ZOA says he is full of nonsense: Arab wars on Israel have nothing to do with their own internal problems.

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Posted on: September 8th, 2013

News & ViewsMiddle EastGulf States

Saudi Arabia has agreed to support an American-led attack on Syria, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry stated on Sunday in Paris, where he met with Arab League Secretary General Nabil Elarab and nine Arab foreign ministers. He said “a number of [Arab] countries” are ready to sign a joint declaration blaming Syrian President Bassar […]

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Posted on: September 2nd, 2013

News & ViewsMiddle EastEgypt

The Arab League, split on whether to back U.S. intervention in Syria, has categorically denied reports that its member states will give the United States air cover in the event of a military attack on the Assad regime. It told the United Nations is backs “deterrence” but avoided using the word “intervention,” despite Saudi Arabia’s […]

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Posted on: August 25th, 2013

News & ViewsMiddle EastGulf States

Gulf states supporting Syria rebels in the civil war against Syrian President Bassar al-Assad have sent them 400 tons of arms, opposition sources told Reuters Sunday. Most of the shipments contained ammunition for anti-=-aircraft machine guns and shoulder-fired weapons. The ammunition and arms cross into northern Syria form Turkey. The movement of weapons for rebels […]

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Posted on: August 21st, 2013

News & ViewsMiddle EastEgypt

Israel is seeking an increase in U.S. military aid because of increasing security needs and new US sales of advanced weapons to Arab nations in the Middle East, Defense News reported. Israel is seeking a surge in future US Foreign Military Financing (FMF) grants not only to support its growing security requirements, but to offset […]

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