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Apr 20, 2014 / 16 notes

beytwerk:

I would like to point out that a large factor that influenced the UK annexing Eritrea to Ethiopia was due to the large Muslim population in Eritrea (something like 30% of the population at the time) and how the UK did not want a country that had a large Muslim population in control of the Eritrean coastline. 

Apr 15, 2014 / 249,385 notes

annabellioncourt:

I never knew how true and realistic and non-exaggerated this episode was until I went to college.

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s4br:

baynulharmayn:

Let me present to you, one of my favorite photos in history. 
This is an American activist at the “Israeli” airport, holding up a sign saying “Welcome to Palestine” 
Apr 6, 2014 / 6,310 notes

s4br:

baynulharmayn:

Let me present to you, one of my favorite photos in history. 

This is an American activist at the “Israeli” airport, holding up a sign saying “Welcome to Palestine” 

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soletmedream:

Istanbul by inmost_light on Flickr.
Apr 6, 2014 / 104 notes
indodla:

Great Imperial Mosque, Istanbul
National Geographic
October 1973
Apr 6, 2014 / 1,129 notes

indodla:

Great Imperial Mosque, Istanbul

National Geographic

October 1973

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Mar 31, 2014 / 971 notes

magicalarabia:

Cairo. Egypt

القاهرة، مصر

By @agh7 (Ahmad BinGhareeb)

www.batuta.com | الموقع السياحي بطوطة

zoza96:

(1) ~ world of pics ~ | via Facebook on We Heart Ithttp://weheartit.com/entry/77233901/via/baselmouarrawi
Mar 31, 2014 / 24 notes

zoza96:

(1) ~ world of pics ~ | via Facebook on We Heart It
http://weheartit.com/entry/77233901/via/baselmouarrawi

pashtundukhtaree:

The view of Kabul from Baagh e babur, Afghanistan.
(click on photo for source)
Mar 29, 2014 / 135 notes

pashtundukhtaree:

The view of Kabul from Baagh e babur, Afghanistan.

(click on photo for source)

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Mar 26, 2014 / 860 notes

farahallouzi:

Jaffa - Palestine

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salahmah:

قبة الصعود - القدس 1900-1920م
Mar 26, 2014 / 18 notes

salahmah:

قبة الصعود - القدس 1900-1920م

erencanpolat:

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Mar 23, 2014 / 6,740 notes
thehummusdance:

Old City of Safad, Palestine
The small pathway in the middle is called “elwadi" which literally translates to "the valley". Its purpose is to gather rainwater and it goes all the way down to the orchards.
Mar 19, 2014 / 979 notes

thehummusdance:

Old City of Safad, Palestine

The small pathway in the middle is called “elwadi" which literally translates to "the valley". Its purpose is to gather rainwater and it goes all the way down to the orchards.

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kofiia:

رام الله معجوقة كتير ع الصُبح 
Mar 19, 2014 / 58 notes

kofiia:

رام الله معجوقة كتير ع الصُبح 

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fager:

عايش طحيمر
Mar 18, 2014 / 299 notes

fager:

عايش طحيمر

space-life-continuum:

Al Mutanabbi’s proverb: 
"Just because you see the lion’s teeth, don’t assume that the lion is smiling"
The quote is written exactly six times through the image of this lion.
Mar 18, 2014 / 8,646 notes

space-life-continuum:

Al Mutanabbi’s proverb: 

"Just because you see the lion’s teeth, don’t assume that the lion is smiling"


The quote is written exactly six times through the image of this lion.