These Photos of Saudi Pilots Breaking Their Fast Will Give You Goosebumps

These Photos of Saudi Pilots Breaking Their Fast Will Give You Goosebumps

  Mecca gets particularly crowded during the holy month of Ramadan. To ensure worshipers to remain as safe as possible, Saudi Arabia deployed pilots flying Black Hawk Choppers above Mecca’s Royal Clock Tower, monitoring and ensuring the safety of those on the ground.     A photographer took photos of two of the pilots breaking […]

4,000 Cows Set to Be Imported by a Qatari Businessman

4,000 Cows Set to Be Imported by a Qatari Businessman

After several Arab states severed ties with Qatar, Qatar’s concerns for food security became more clear. A Qatari businessman decided to tackle the current fresh milk shortage present in Qatar, by what is considered to be the biggest cattle airlift ever attempted.     Moutaz Al Khayyat, chairman of Power International Holding, is planning to airlift […]

Qatari Sympathizers to Face 15 Years in Prison in the UAE

Qatari Sympathizers to Face 15 Years in Prison in the UAE

  The UAE has just announced that Qatari sympathizers will be facing a jail term of up to 15 years, and they will also be slapped with a fine of not less than half a million Dirhams.   In a statement issued to Arabic media on early Wednesday morning, Counselor Hamad Saif Al Shamsi, UAE Attorney-General, […]

UAE Closes down All Qatar Airways Offices Inside Its Borders

UAE Closes down All Qatar Airways Offices Inside Its Borders

  This just in – the UAE General Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) has closed all of Qatar Airways’ offices in the UAE with immediate effect.   Saudi Arabia and Bahrain have also revoked the licenses of Qatar Airways on Tuesday, and ordered its offices to be closed within 48 hours.     This all came […]

Al Jazeera Offices Were Shut down in Saudi Arabia

Al Jazeera Offices Were Shut down in Saudi Arabia

  Shortly after Saudi Arabia announced it had cut ties with Qatar, the Kingdom also shut  Al Jazeera’s office in Saudi Arabia — Qatar’s influential satellite channel.   The State of Qatar owns Middle Eastern broadcasting giant Al Jazeera, which has 80 offices all over the world, and is funded by Qatar.     In […]

Qatar, You Can’t Sit with Us

Qatar, You Can’t Sit with Us

Foreign policy in the Arab World has just become more intense and dramatic, as Egypt, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, the UAE and Yemen just broke off diplomatic ties with Qatar. Representatives of the countries’ Ministries of Foreign Affairs claimed that the decision came as a direct consequence of Qatar’s support for terrorism, and terrorist organizations.   […]

Here’s What the Great Mosque of Mecca Looks Like from Space

Here’s What the Great Mosque of Mecca Looks Like from Space

  Millions of Muslims flock towards the world’s largest mosque in Saudi Arabia for hajj and umrah pilgrimages.     The Great Mosque of Mecca is known for looking pretty glorious. But, just like us, we’re pretty sure you’ve wondered how the ginormous mosque looks from afar — specifically space.     A new satellite […]

Why Did Donald Trump Pick Saudi Arabia as His First Trip Overseas?

Why Did Donald Trump Pick Saudi Arabia as His First Trip Overseas?

Donald Trump’s first trip overseas as the American president was to Saudi Arabia. Many — including us — were astonished by his decision, but as we take a closer to the visit and how beneficial it is to the American/Saudi relations, we were proven otherwise.   Not only did Trump’s visit seal a massive weapons […]

Donald Trump Doing a Sword Dance in Saudi Arabia Is the Cringiest Thing You’ll Watch Today

Donald Trump Doing a Sword Dance in Saudi Arabia Is the Cringiest Thing You’ll Watch Today

  Donald Trump’s visit to Saudi Arabia commenced this weekend, and the US President is already causing chatter — mainly because of his dance moves.   Trump and his secretary of state, Rex Tillerson, attempted to get their groove on with Saudi saber bearers during a traditional welcoming sword dance, seemingly celebrating the multibillion arms […]

Donald Trump Arrives in Saudi Arabia on First Overseas Visit of Presidency

Donald Trump Arrives in Saudi Arabia on First Overseas Visit of Presidency

  US President, Donald Trump, has touched down in Saudi Arabia on Saturday morning as he sought to escape, if just briefly, the scandals and the chaos that have engulfed his administration back home.   Stepping off Air Force One in 38 degrees Celsius heat with his wife Melania, Mr Trump and his entourage received […]

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