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Arab foreign ministers agree to form an Arab united force

http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2015-03/27/c_134100792.htm

The Arab foreign ministers agreed Thursday to form an Arab united force for immediate action, Arab League Chief Nabil al-Arabi said.

“This is a great progress and a historical move in terms of the Arab joint work that an Arab united force will be established for the first time and work in the name of Arab states,” he said at a joint press conference with Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shukry. 247 more words

World News

The habit does not make the sport!

Just like a hologram that changes as one ever so slightly turns the angle by which she is looking, I saw a different side of these Saudi Arabian women than the oppressed females who are constantly being portrayed in the media.

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Sociology

Why No One Is Happy With Obama's Emerging Iran Deal…Besides Maybe Iran

The emerging nuclear deal with Iran will reportedly do a number of things to curb their nuclear ambitions. For those unaware, it seems that it will come before… 1,040 more words

Within the Month: Sunni-Shia tensions will intensify

Saudi Arabia began a military offensive in Yemen just a few days ago, in what is turning out to be one of the most recent standoffs between Sunni and Shia powers in the Middle East. 661 more words

Syria

Women should have basic human rights? You must be a racist.

Today, thanks to twitter, a little known issue came to my attention. Nobody seems to know about this outside Sweden, but it is incredibly important. 710 more words

Feminism

Dominos have started falling

It seems to me that decades of faulty US policies in the Middle East just started to unravel. The latest example is Yemen, which is in turmoil and close to total collapse. 200 more words

Middle East