Middle East

Happy Birthday to Bahrain!

Bahrainis observing public prayers in Manama, the capital and largest city of Bahrain. *Photo from Wikipedia D


Happy Birthday to UAE!

Abras on the Dubai Creek. An abra is a traditional boat made of wood and abras are used to ferry people across


Happy Birthday to Lebanon!

Temple of Bacchus, which is considered one of the best preserved Roman temples in the world. *Photo from Wikip


Happy Oman’s National Day!

Traditional Omani Food. *Photo from Wikipedia November 18 is Oman’s National Day, celebrates independenc


Happy Birthday to Qatar!

The news desk of Al Jazeera English, a Qatari news channel. *Photo from Wikipedia September 3 is Independence


Happy Birthday to Jordan!

Jordanian school girls reading in a public school. Jordan’s total youth female literacy rate (15 – 24 ye


Happy Birthday to Yemen!

Old City of Sana’a, the largest city in Yemen. Old City was declared a World Heritage Site by the United