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On 9 May2013 I was stabbed in front of the US Embassy in Cairo. My attacker was a young college-educated Egyptian man who had come from his village that day to kill an American in “revenge over U.S. policies in the Middle East”. At the time, I was …
Although a very long talk and not everybody agrees with her, I’m curious about her statement ‘the only way to kill a nation is to kill its language’….
Billions of people worldwide are racing to learn English, but does this learning come at the cost of losing other languages, or even other cultures?
Lebanon can be difficult and, at times, violent. But we choose to be witnesses to the hidden heroes working here. Otherwise, we’d miss the greatest opportunity of all: to stand for something more than the sum of our parts.
This week a talk from TEDxBeirut on the beauty of the Arabic language became the first talk in Arabic to be featured on TED.com. Above — a part of a note from the organizers of TEDxBeirut on why holding the event means so much to them and their community.
National dress and the traditional costume of the Arab countries.
Special envoy Princess Astrid of Belgium welcomes Oman’s decision to join the Anti-Personnel Mine Ban Convention
Princess Astrid of Belgium with (L) Didier Reynders Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Affairs of Belgium and (R) Oman’s Minister of Foreign Affairs, Youssef bin Alawi bin Abdullah. Photo issued by Belgium.
Her Royal Highness Princess Astrid of Belgium, in her capacity as a special envoy of the Anti-Personnel Mine Ban Convention, or Ottawa Convention, has welcomed the decision of the Sultanate of Oman to join the treaty that bans the use, production, stockpiling and transfer of anti-personnel mines.
Princess Astrid, while on a trade mission to Oman, met with the Sultanate’s Minister of Foreign Affairs, Youssef bin Alawi bin Abdullah, to encourage Oman to further its engagement in the international movement to eradicate anti-personnel mines by joining the landmark disarmament and humanitarian treaty.
Oman’s Minister of Foreign Affairs responded to Princess Astrid’s appeal by informing her that the Sultanate had taken the decision to join the Convention.
I was born and raised in Muscat, Oman. That’s a country in the Middle East. You’ve probably never heard of it but if you have, then you’re awesome. :)
Why am I mentioning this though? Well, because in several days, I will be flying back there for my brother’s high school graduation. Really…
Read more articles about Oman here.
Oman Oil Company has been withdrawn from a petrochemical project in Iran, the Mehr News Agency reported on March 18.
The National Iranian Petrochemical Company has canceled a deal with Oman Oil Company for building Hormoz urea and ammoniac production unit in Assalouyeh, southern Iran.
Read more articles about Oman here.
Omani protesters shout slogans during a demonstration in the northern industrial town of Sohar in Oman February 28, 2011.
But they may have had an impact all the same, as authorities are making a start on a task that, even if coincidentally, meets one of the protesters’ key demands - fighting corruption.
Last winter, executives from the snack-food empire Frito-Lay invited Ronen Zohar, the Israeli head of America’s biggest hummus company, to watch the Super Bowl from a luxury suite at the Superdome in New Orleans.