A map of a thousand words …

I have often read George Friedman’s articles and books because they do offer interesting geo-political insights even though the analysis is often hawkish and contrary to my own Weltanschauung. In one of his latest articles he posts some maps without too much...
Learning Arabic with the Help of a Map

Learning Arabic with the Help of a Map

Whilst I was learning Arabic, I sometimes came across a new word and noticed that there is a place with that word integrated into the name. Such instances are sometimes useful ways to remember and recall new words and learn a bit more about the Arabic language....