This blog is an attempt to inform about ash-Sharq al-Awsaṭ, Arabic for "the Middle East." Countries such as Iraq, Iran, Saudi Arabia, Turkey, Israel, the Palestinian territories, Egypt, Lebanon, Jordan, Syria, Yemen, Afghanistan, and Turkmenistan are explored. Their histories, cultures, people, and current affairs and mentalities are shown through articles, faith-based excerpts, photos, audio, and videos. This blog strives to be non-partisan. If you are offended by or have questions about anything posted or would like to be considered as a member, use the link below.
National Geographic 1963 Egypt