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Palestine Expo 2017- Biggest Palestine Event in Europe!

Want to notice the biggest and influential Palestinian Event in Europe? The Palestine Expo is the largest culturally immense, socially…
Palestine

“All it Takes is a Little Will-Power” – Fadi Tabakhna

“As long as a person is happy from the inside, everything in life will be alright.” – Fadi Tabakhna People usually…
Iraq, Jordan, Lebanon, Palestine, Syria, Tunisia, Yemen, Sudan, Cross-border

Ramadan Memories Shared by 30 Faces from 30 Places

The Muslim community is rich with diversity. This diversity in culture and tradition can be seen in the different ways…
Palestine

Humans of Palestine

With cameras and questions on hand, Humans of Palestine (HOP) Team of four people Anas and Abdelrahman from Gaza Strip,…
UAE

Follow This Emirati For a Dose of Positivity and Empowerment

Khalid Al Ameri, Emirati blogger, columnist, and motivational speaker is on a mission to change the world for the better.…
Jordan

The Worlds Largest Participatory Art Project Hits Jordan

Since the 1940s, Jordan has housed people from all over the region — people who turned to Jordan for its…
Iran

Documenting Iran Via Instagram

Based in Tehran, Sina Shiri started taking photos at the age of 16 for a student-run news agency in the city…
Jordan, Syria

“We Are Not Just Victims. Refugees Also Want to Change the World”

Text by Valentina Primo. Dina* is 22 years old. When she arrived to the Jordanian city of Mafraq, she had…
Jordan, Palestine, Cross-border

A Palestinian-Jordanian and an American Jew, Connected by a Transplant and the Same Cells

Yesterday, Sarry celebrated his third ‘re-birthday’, as stem-cell transplant patients across the world call it. Three years ago, the life…
Jordan

Meet a Woman Who’s Changing the Negative Stereotype of Arab Women: A Jordanian Senator, Principal, and Mom

If you search the web for the term “Women in the Middle East,” you will come across article phrases such…
Jordan, Saudi Arabia

This Mobile Games Company is Changing the Arabic Gaming World

Tamatem Games, a mobile games publisher from Jordan, continues to dominate the Arabic app market with its latest game release…
Syria

5 Syrian Success Stories from Across the Globe

These five youths were forced out of their country of Syria, but they carried their dreams and ambitions with them,…
Palestine

Baddawi: A Palestinian Comic You Have to Read

Leila Abdul Razzaq is a Palestinian-American cartoonist and creator of Baddawi, a graphic novel blog that tells the story of…
Saudi Arabia

This Saudi Designer Was Honored by Forbes Middle East

Effa Al Dabbagh is an award winning, Saudi-born designer. She is the founder and creative director of Effa Fashion which…
Palestine

5 Palestinian Women Who Shone in 2014

From the corner of a dark room in besieged Gaza, from the merciless highways of the West Bank, or an independent…
Jordan

This Jordanian Opera Singer’s Voice Will Blow Your Mind Away

Zeina Barhoum is an Arab opera singer. Born in Jordan in 1984, her operatic path began in school in 1997, when her…
Egypt

WATCH: He Has No Arms, Yet Became Egypt’s Most Inspiring Calligrapher

They call him Alexandria’s Miracle. But it is not his talent, his prolific technique, nor his success that grant him…
Iran, Lebanon, Palestine, Syria, Cross-border

Can You Guess What These Famous Celebrities Have in Common?

Human beings have been on the move ever since our species first left the continent of Africa some 60,000 years…
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