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#TheJewelleryEditorLoves how the light patterns on these walls are reflected by these eastern-style lanterns. #gold

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FIRST WORLD WAR 1914 - 1918 PALESTINE MIDDLE EAST (Q 60212) T E Lawrence, mounted on a camel at Akaba.

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Africans did NOT sell their own people into slavery. My country Ghana was a major Slave Trading Post. I was shocked to read so many people believe Africans sold their own brothers and sisters into slavery. There were 2 types of slave trading in Africa. Arab traders Trans-Saharan and Europeans Trans-Atlantic Slave Trade. Criminals condemned to death in various societies for being "Un-African" helped "white strangers" get slaves as servants. Whites turned the criminals into monsters with…

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DREAM DESTINATIONS

In the and Marrakech was a magnet for hippies, vagabonds and soul searchers and this hippie mecca attracted many rock stars and musicians, artists, film directors, models and actors. Yves Saint Laurent, The Beatles and The Rolling Stones … Continued

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May 14, 1948 – Israel is declared to be an independent state and a provisional government is established (Immediately after the declaration, Israel is attacked by the neighboring Arab states, triggering the 1948 Arab-Israeli War)

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When looking at this opulent, breathtaking Villa, visualized by architect Muhammad Taher, it is nearly inconceivable that it could be located in Qatar, the once poorest among all the Arab states.

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40 maps that explain the Middle East

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