The Netherlands is renowned for its excellent bicycle infrastructre that spans the entire country. It is a common and popular method of transportation for people of all ages, and accounts for 59% of trips within cities. But when Obama flew to the Netherlands to meet world leaders, did the Dutch PM actually ride his bike to meet him?
After Bayern Munich goalkeeper Manuel Neuer saved German compatriot Mesut Özil's tame penalty kick early in his team's recent Champions League match with Arsenal, some pundits questioned whether Neuer's friendship with Özil gave him the edge in stopping the shot and preventing his team from going behind. One photo in particular - published in several high profile news outlets - suggests that the history between the two goes all the way back to high school......
Egypt's Sinai region has seen continued instability in recent weeks, following the Army's removal of Mohammed Morsi as the country's president. Several attacks against the army and police have taken place, notably in the north Sinai city of el-Arish.
Sinai is a popular tourist destination for western tourists, though many have speculated that the area has also seen an influx of weapons in recent years from the Hamas-run Gaza Strip.
Ibrahim Gamal Eldin requested translations of his tweets published from the Alexandria Field Hospital on July 26th between 125pm and 440pm (Local time). There are many narratives covering many sides of the tragedy unfolding in Egypt. These tweets tell one story of personal loss amidst the chaos.
Was an old photo used to support the reporting of a gathering in Alexandria last night?
We are watching and waiting on the announcement from the SCAF today July 3, 2013.
Reports are emerging that the Free Syrian Army has retaliated against Hezbollah, attacking artillery positions in the Hermel region of Lebanon. The retaliation comes after days of successive Hezbollah shelling of the FSA in Syria.