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From Jaffa to Jerusalem: A century of conflict

The Jerusalem Post 17 May 2021
Rather, the culture of violence among Arabs generally – and Israeli-Arabs specifically – is deeply embedded in the historic nature of the very many lies peddled to them in the name of Islamic extremism ... These cultural norms are further nurtured and fortified by the ...
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MAKTABA commences judging process for 8th Creative Reader Competition

Urdu Point 17 May 2021
It also serves to highlight the importance of the Arabic language as an intellectual and cultural vessel, while supporting the creativity of gifted students in the field of reading, directing their talents towards comprehensive community development, enriching the literary arena and spreading cultural and community values among members of society.
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UAEU Council holds third meeting chaired by Zaki Nusseibeh

Urdu Point 17 May 2021
AL AIN, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News / WAM - 17th May, 2021) The Council of the United Arab Emirates University (UAEU) met today, under the chairmanship of Zaki Anwar Nusseibeh, Cultural Advisor to the UAE President and UAEU Chancellor ... embedded in UAEU's academic culture.
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Barceló Hotel Group reinforces commitment to Expo 2020 Dubai

Gulf Daily News 17 May 2021
Those looking for a ‘home away from home’ experience and close to the city’s famous cultural and leisure attractions can stay at the recently launched Occidental Al Jaddaf, which offer the perfect infusion of Arabic culture and Spanish hospitality, conveniently ...
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From India, Brazil and beyond: Pandemic refugees at the border

Indian Express 17 May 2021
Some reported taking buses in their hometowns to a big city, like Mumbai, India, where they boarded planes to Dubai, United Arab Emirates, and then connected through Moscow, Paris and Madrid, finally flying to Mexico City ... cultural resources to handle the migrants passing through.
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UAEU explores cultural and academic cooperation prospects with Germany

Urdu Point 16 May 2021
ABU DHABI, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News / WAM - 16th May, 2021) Zaki Anwar Nusseibeh, Cultural Advisor to the UAE President and Chancellor of the United Arab Emirates University (UAEU), met virtually on Sunday with Ernst Peter Fischer, German Ambassador to the UAE, to discuss the prospects for scientific, academic and cultural cooperation.
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Fatima Al Qadiri: Medieval Femme review – ancient and otherworldly

The Observer 16 May 2021
Her 2017 EP, Shaneera, was a party-facing tribute to the “evil queens” in Arab culture, thriving in spite of oppression ... But these lute tones and classical Arabic music figures are rendered digitally; the cloister garden is an interior dream-space.
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“Anti-Zionist Naples”: Award-Winning Italian Artist Speaks about Palestine and Why He Quit Photojournalism

Dissident Voice 16 May 2021
It is only befitting that Castaldo is from Naples, a Southern Italian city with deep historical and cultural connections with Palestine and the Arab world. As Italian culture had itself influenced the Arab world, numerous markers of Arab culture can also be detected in Naples, from the Neapolitan dialect to music and dance, to food and much more.
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Abdel Halim Hafez hologram concert at Dubai Opera was so good they've added two more shows

The National 16 May 2021
“It is going to momentous and a source of real pride and joy, not only for Egyptians but for the Arab world,” Egyptian Minister of Culture Ines Abdel Dayem told The National ... “What shows like Hafez and Um Kulthum do is that it allows us to use technology to communicate with the world and showcase the culture of the Arab world.
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Abdel Halim Hafez hologram concert in Dubai is a cultural and technological leap

The National 16 May 2021
“It is going to momentous and a source of real pride and joy not only for Egyptians but for the Arab world,” Egyptian Culture Minister Ines Abdel Dayem told The National at Dubai Opera ... “What shows like Hafez and Um Kulthum do is that it allows us to use technology to communicate with the world and showcase the culture of the Arab world.
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The Rivalry That Defines the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict

The Atlantic 16 May 2021
In Tehran’s view, that offers it a contrast to Arab countries that either signed peace deals with Israel, such as Egypt and the United Arab Emirates, or cozied up to it, such as Saudi Arabia ... Nor does it take away from the horror of the violence between Israeli Jews and Arabs, from Haifa to Lod, and the alarming rise of Jewish extremism .
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‘Iranian culture has huge depths and continues to be relevant today’

The Observer 16 May 2021
ceramics, metalwork, textiles and manuscripts that together tell the long and wondrous story of Iran and its culture from 3000BC until the 18th century ... “A connection with its culture in its biggest sense ... But here the country appears before you in full colour, the objects on display influenced by a multiplicity of cultures.
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Culture is vital element in Qatar-Poland relations: Ambassador

MENA FN 15 May 2021
... and that your activities in this area will be a source of inspiration for others.” Congratulating the organizers of the Arabian Week, he stressed that the idea of the initiative deserves support as it provides access to those interested in the culture of the Arab world.
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Sheikh Jarrah and a Nakba of past and present

The New Arab 14 May 2021
As if to say, since Palestinians are just "normal Arabs;" their culture and identity are not unique and, therefore, Palestine never existed ... Today, what sharply and firmly separates Palestinian culture from other Arabs in the region is the Nakba ... In other words, it changed the collective consciousness and gave rise to a unique culture.
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Taif rose oil a ‘treasure to be discovered’, says French envoy

Arab News 14 May 2021
... across borders, “one of the most important tools in promoting the Kingdom’s tourism, culture and economy.”. Al-Qathami told Arab News that Taif roses have, throughout history, expressed the cultural identity of Taif city, symbolizing its beauty thanks to their odor and perfume.
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