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The Dangerous Business of Working For Saudi Royalty

Source: The Daily Beast

The case of a Parisian decorator who claims he was beaten, bound and forced to kiss a Saudi princess’s feet shows the lamentable track record of Arabic royal families when it comes to abusing their servants.

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Asia

The Drive

Dammam – Jubail highway at dusk. Shot during the drive back from Al-Khobar last evening.

Nikon D7000 | Nikkor 35mm f1.8 DX | Nik Silver Efex Pro 2 6 more words

Travel

... Nice Going , POTUS [#huge Diplomatic Blunder]...

.. when you want to organize a meeting , you want to make sure that the people you want to attend are going to attend . 83 more words

Personal Opinion

America's Irrational Saudi Arabia Relations

One week, Saudi Arabia is perceived to be America’s most-vital Arab ally in a dangerous region torn by conflict, civil war and terrorism. But during the next week, Saudi Arabia is akin to a rogue state that sponsors or creates the very international terrorism that the United States has been fighting against for the last fifteen years.

Read Here – The National Interest

Politics

Say "Good-bye" To the Internet You Know

While the Senate engaged in overriding Obama’s veto to allow families of 9/11 victims to sue Saudi Arabia, the entire Congress refused to act to keep the internet under united States control.  1,270 more words

After Saudi warning, US may change 9/11 bill

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SOURCE:

http://www.dailysabah.com/americas/2016/10/01/after-saudi-warning-us-may-change-911-bill

Following Saudi Arabia’s condemnation over 9/11 bill, US lawmakers expressed doubts on Thursday about Sept. 11 legislation they forced on President Barack Obama, saying the new law allowing lawsuits against Saudi Arabia could be narrowed to ease concerns about its effect on Americans abroad. 392 more words

Arab World

Interim Governing Council in Nineveh

The difficult question of who would govern post-ISIS Nineveh is looming. Coalition and Iraqi forces are preparing to storm the 1 million-population city of Mosul to drive out the Islamic State in Iraq and al-Sham (ISIS). 391 more words

Iraq