Category Archives: Saudi Arabia

The World is Charlie

The impressive gathering of more than a million in Paris today in solidarity of the 17 victims of further two futile terror attacks by some Muslim losers on freedom of expression leaves in particular Muslim hardliners in Saudi Arabia, main … Continue reading

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Trouble All Over the World

Presently, Barack Obama faces trouble everywhere. Having denied (one of these “plausible denials”) having had known that German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s mobile phone (and that of other European leaders) had been tapped (actually for more than ten years) by NSA … Continue reading

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No Woman, No Drive

We do not know who actually is Hisham Fageeh. According to his own account he is an artist and social activist, but I doubt whether he is from Saudi Arabia. His cute satirical video would have earned him a dire … Continue reading

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Fair Game

When women in Saudia Arabia today want to participate in another mass driving protest and the autocratic government warns them to do so there might be a grave misconception about the background. This is not a laughable matter. Twenty-first century … Continue reading

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Why Umm Al Melh?

Wired‘s Danger Room’s Noah Shachtman drew last week world-wide attention to an airbase under construction in the Arabian desert Rub’ Al Khali near the border to Yemen. He speculated that this might have been theĀ  American drone base from which … Continue reading

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