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Whose Gulf Is It Anyway

Growing up, I learned that the body of water that gave the Gulf War its name was the Persian Gulf. By college, I realized that Arab-Iranian tensions had “boiled over” the naming rights of the aforementioned watery divide, thus leading to its alternative name: the Arabian Gulf. 721 more words


(UPDATE) It's busy out in the Arabian Gulf and about to get busier: U.S. Navy F/A-18 Hornets return to GHWB - a video report

ARABIAN GULF (Sept. 10, 2014) F/A-18 Hornets land on the flight deck of the aircraft carrier USS George H.W. Bush (CVN 77). George H.W. Bush is supporting maritime security operations and theater security cooperation efforts in the U.S. 127 more words

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Danat دانات

August 27, 2014

Dear Readers,

I am up to the letter “D” in the A to Z Challenge.  Thank you frizztext at the blog Flickr… 309 more words

Middle East Teacher

Al Ruwais, Abu Dhabi

August 24, 2014

Dear Readers,

Today I’m starting on a different kind of journey, one that includes creative ways in which to improve upon my writing.  733 more words

Middle East Teacher

A Provocative Selfie in Istanbul !! | سيلفي مستفز في اسطنبول

قام شاب سعودي بتصوير فيديو سيلفي “مستفز” في تركيا و تحديداً في اسطنبول بحيث انه يأخذ فيديو سيلفي و لا ينطق حرف او يضحك او تعبير على وجهه و المضحك تحبيطات المشاركين بالفيديو و ردة فعلهم.

USS Bataan helps distressed vessel in Arabian Gulf

(WAVY) – The crew of the Norfolk-based USS Bataan helped rescue a vessel in distress in the Arabian Gulf Tuesday.

According to Lt. Joe Hontz with 5th Fleet US Naval Forces Command in Bahrain, the USS Bataan witnessed a dhow in distress and learned it needed a new battery. 62 more words

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Hey, Hey LBJ . . . how many kids did you kill today?

Inevitably, the brave Australian journalist Mike Carlton has lost his job because, sickened by the slaughter of innocent children in Gaza by the IDF, he wrote the strong article criticising Israel and the Likudites of Netenyahu. 634 more words

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