War in Syria
This is not fun to watch. But do it anyway.
"Please, take us out of here. We are dying." Heartbreaking words are coming out of Yarmouk refugee camp in the outskirts of Damascus. In this video clip, a 13-year old boy tries to keep a strong face...
The high tech Dubai of 2021. Dream society or too much big brother?
Earlier this month, Dubai presented its vision for the future where government services are to be provided seamlessly to the citizens through...
He left Syria for the sake of his paralyzed son. But all he wants is to go back.
Ahmad Mahmoud's son is paralyzed and needs constant care, which requires electrical power 24 hours a day. The lack of a stable electricity...
Will putting men in women’s shoes stop sexual harassment in Egypt?
90% of Egyptian women are subjected to sexual harassment in public spaces, according to UN Women. To counter this problem the organisation’s...
VIDEO: Prince Charles dressed up in robe and keffiyeh and performed a Saudi sword dance
Britain's Prince Charles, dressed in a traditional Saudi robe and a checkered red and white keffiyeh, joined members of Saudi Arabia's royal...
VIDEO: No Syrian women were invited to the peace talks – watch them speak up
One Your Middle East contributor recently wrote about Syrian children as the forgotten victims of the conflict. Given the total lack of female...
VIDEO: “Because I’m Happy” in Tunisia
When American producer and singer Pharrell Williams’ song “Happy” – a 24 hour long video of Los Angeles residents dancing on the city’s...
VIDEO: Gazans endure power blackouts with dark humour
Hemmed in by Israeli and Egyptian blockades, Gaza is plagued by long and frequent power blackouts, prompting some residents to try to lighten...
VIDEO: Crossing the Syrian border
This video offers an inside view of the unofficial entry-point into Jordan from Syria, a deserted land that has suddenly come to life.
Why peace is possible between Israel and Iran (VIDEO)
Trita Parsi explains why peace is possible between archenemies Israel and Iran.
VIDEO: "New Voyager" Rouhani follows Obama onto YouTube
A music video has surfaced on YouTube hailing Iranian President Hassan Rouhani in a similar way to a famed 2008 paean to his US counterpart...
VIDEO: Obama on the Iran nuclear agreement
Barack Obama's statement on the Iran nuclear agreement on November 23.
VIDEO: Message from Iranian FM Zarif – “There is a way forward”
Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif has posted a video on YouTube with a message to the world that there is a way forward, out of the nuclear...
VIDEO: Ordinary Iranians speak their mind about America
CNN brought their camera to the streets of Tehran to let Iranians speak their mind about the United States. This is what they said...
VIDEO: US drone strikes – “My father and mother were totally burned. Nothing was left but their skeletons.”
The US is committing clear violations of the laws of war in Yemen, says Human Rights Watch (HRW).
10 reasons to visit Erbil
The new Iraq
Always wanted to visit Iraq, but were too afraid to go because of the security issue? Erbil, in the semi-autonomous...
Saudi campaign + Bob Marley = "No woman, no drive"
The #women2drive campaign for women's right to join the busy Saudi roads has taken a rather unusual turn....
Groovy Tunisian cover of Daft Punk's hit "Get Lucky"
The major hit "Get Lucky" has received a new audience in Tunisia. Take a listen!
Five inspiring Arab fashion designers
These designers have one thing in common – they all challenge conventional ideas about fashion...
Saudi opens luxury rehab centre for Al-Qaeda militants
Saudi Arabia is hoping to wean jailed Al-Qaeda militants off religious extremism with counselling,...
Atiaf Zaid Alwazir: The flawed media narrative on Yemen
“Reading mainstream media, one imagines that AQAP has taken over the entire country and that most Yemenis...
Tanker laden with Libyan rebel oil slips naval escort
Israel air strike kills three in Gaza
New BFFs? Egypt's Sisi lands in UAE for joint military exercises
"All I ask, is that we talk about it"
What's fueling the Syrian conflict
The new Cold War and the Middle East
Famous Syrian filmmaker Mohammad Malas released
"Is this the Oscars?" asked Netanyahu
Iraq commemorates 1920 revolt against Britain in new museum
35 stories of female entrepreneurs changing the Arab World
Start-up Nation 2.0
This is what the first Tunisian-made airplane looks like
The center of the Muslim World is being gentrified. Here’s why we should be upset.
"Mate" tea a long-time Lebanese hit
Egypt's revolutionaries seek new ways to shift from Twitter to ballot box
A visit to the most Arab of Turkish cities
10 reasons to visit Erbil
Indiana Jones left - it's the right time to visit Egypt