Middle East

Hani Amer

The Palestinian home hemmed in by Israel’s separation wall

The Palestinian home hemmed in by Israel’s separation wall Hani Amer’s family struggles with living in a home surrounded by Israel’s separation barrier in occupied West Bank.  home in Mas’ha village each morning and watch her community come alive. She remembers children giggling and sauntering off to school, the bustling […]

Tunisia suspends Emirates Airlines flights

Tunisia’s transport ministry has announced the suspension of all Emirates Airlines flights to and from the North African country. The move on Sunday came two days after Tunisian women were denied boarding their flights to Dubai on the United Arab Emirates-based carrier. The transport ministry said in a statement on its Facebook page […]

Saudi Arabia: Ramadan moon sighting continues on Friday

Ramadan : Lebanon, Turkey, Yemen and Iraq declare Saturday as the first day of Ramadan while Saudi Arabia postpones confirmation. Ramadan Mubarak. Lebanon, Yemen, and Iraq confirmed that Saturday, May 27, will be the first day of Ramadan 2017. Turkey – along with Muslim communities in Europe, the US, Canada and […]