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Jared Kushner in the Middle East working on peace plan

Jared Kushner in the Middle East working on peace plan

AMMAN, Jordan — President Trump’s senior adviser and son-in-law, Jared Kushner, kicked off a swing through the Middle East on Tuesday, meeting with Jordan’s king as part of a broader effort to lay the groundwork for an expected Israeli-Palestinian peace plan. Source link

What Fallout Might Look Like Set In The Middle East

What Fallout Might Look Like Set In The Middle East

An essential part of Fallout’s visual identity is that it’s heavily based on Americana, but concept artist Fernanders Sam wanted to explore what other parts of Bethesda’s nuke-blasted world would look like. So he’s done a number of images imagining what Islamic architecture might look like amongst the radioactive wastes. There are similar themes as […]

We Are Social Acquires Stake in Middle East Social Media Agency

We Are Social Acquires Stake in Middle East Social Media Agency

LONDON — We Are Social has made its first acquisition, extending its reach into the MENA region for the first time by taking a majority stake in the Middle East’s largest social media agency Socialize. The move, which is still subject to regulatory approval, brings We Are Social’s employee count to more than 700 in […]

Iraqi party leader slams judicial interference in polls

Iraqi party leader slams judicial interference in polls

Ammar al-Hakim, head of Iraq’s National Wisdom movement, has criticised the Iraqi judiciary for taking over the responsibilities of the country’s official electoral commission amid an ongoing dispute over results of May 12 parliamentary polls. Addressing supporters in Baghdad, al-Hakim, a prominent Shia cleric, warned that “the insertion of the judiciary into the electoral process, […]

Utah Black Hawk battalion deploys to Middle East

Utah Black Hawk battalion deploys to Middle East

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Hundreds from Utah National Guard's support aviation battalion deploy to Middle East

Hundreds from Utah National Guard's support aviation battalion deploy to Middle East

More than 230 Utah National Guard soldiers are set to deploy to the Middle East in support of Operation Spartan Shield. (Photo: KUTV) (KUTV) — More than 230 Utah National Guard soldiers are set to deploy to the Middle East in support of Operation Spartan Shield. The 2nd Battalion, 211th Aviation in West Jordan, Utah […]

Desert-fringed Middle East, North Africa put on new drought warning

Desert-fringed Middle East, North Africa put on new drought warning

LONDON, June 15 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – With dusty desert sprawled across the region, Middle Eastern and north African nations must prepare better for drought as water shortages look set to worsen, the United Nations said on Friday. Over the past 40 years, droughts have become longer and more frequent in the region, where fresh […]

UN to hold talks with Russia, Iran, Turkey on Syria

UN to hold talks with Russia, Iran, Turkey on Syria

UN envoy to Syria, Staffan de Mistura said yesterday that that he will meet with Russian, Iranian and Turkish officials in Geneva to discuss the formation of a Constitutional Committee in Syria. De Mistura said in a brief statement that he will meet the officials on 18 and 19 June, adding that other countries, which […]

Asad Faulwell paints the tense landscape where Middle East meets America

Asad Faulwell paints the tense landscape where Middle East meets America

The portraits depict about a dozen women who smuggled in bombs during the Algerian War of Independence 60 years ago, a time when Algerian nationalists were blowing up cafes in a campaign to expel French colonialists from their country. “The women in the paintings killed people,” Asad Faulwell said, noting the contradictory feelings that the […]

American Samoa reservists deploy to Middle East

American Samoa reservists deploy to Middle East

American Samoa Army reservists who perform mortuary functions are deploying this week to the Middle East. US Vice President Mike Pence in Pago Pago, Sunday, April 23, 2017. Photo: Official White House Photo by D. Myles Cullen Fifteen of the 18 member contingent are women. They were farewelled at a church service this week in […]

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