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Saudi Arabia is allowing movie theaters to open for the first time in 35 years

(Source: www.vox.com)

For the first time in more than 35 years, Saudis will be able to do something the rest of the world takes for granted: go to the movies. 619 more words


Saudi Arabia lifts decades-long ban on cinemas

(Source: sg.news.yahoo.com)

Saudi women attend a rare cinema screening at a film festival in Riyadh in October 2017. Saudi Arabia on Monday announced a lifting of the kingdom’s decades-long ban on cinemas… 699 more words

Current Affairs

Saudi Arabia says cinemas will be allowed from early 2018

DUBAI (Reuters) – Saudi Arabia said on Monday that public cinemas would be allowed in the conservative kingdom and the first cinemas were likely to open early next year.

The Most Beautiful Places in the UAE

The United Arab Emirates has no shortage of wonders that leave visitors in complete awe. Whether man-made or natural, this small country has some one the most unique places in the Middle East and the world. 488 more words

U.N. says missiles fired at Saudi Arabia have 'common origin'

UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) – United Nations officials have found that missiles fired at Saudi Arabia by Yemen’s Houthi rebels appear to have a “common origin,” but they are still investigating U.S. 16 more words

A large handaxe from Wadi Dabsa

Just in time for Christmas, we have another new paper out, this time on our fabulous site of Wadi Dabsa. Discovered during our survey in 2015, and the subject of our work… 357 more words


White House says it believes Saudi Arabia will open Yemen port

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The White House said on Thursday it believed that Saudi Arabia would allow a blocked port in Yemen to open after President Donald Trump urged Riyadh to lift a blockade to let humanitarian aid reach the Yemeni people.