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Airborne Again

These pictures were taken from a helicopter back in March 2009 when I was among four people who had gone up to have an Ariel view of the then new Khalifa Bin Salman Port. 90 more words

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Adiós, Abdullah

What will happen to Ali al-Naimi now?

Late last year the Saudi Oil Minister plunged the states of OPEC into a dangerous zero-sum game with their new rivals, the Russian energy oligarchs and the fracking states of America. 1,217 more words


The Feedback:

So much for keeping things short and sweet, the comments were actually worth sharing, so I thought I’d re-share them in a post.

This is what Ehsan Al Kooheji had to say: 1,811 more words


Winter Paintbrush

Seasonal flowers in full bloom on the street walk on a crisp winter morning in Bahrain’s capital, Manama.
Such colours are seen only in the cold months, particularly in January and February, after which it starts to get warm. 15 more words

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Questioning War E-book

Questioning War is a collection of original work by writers and artists mainly from Bahrain but also from Turkey and the United States.

The book was published as part of the Tasa’ol Bahrain “Questioning War” project to mark the centenary of the First World War in a way that is relevant to the contemporary contexts of conflict in 2014. 93 more words