Category Archives: Oman

News Update: Egypt, Libya and Oman

A brief news update on events in Libya, Egypt and Oman: Egypt Now that the revolutionary fervor has subsided, and life has begun to take on a semblance of normalcy in Egypt, the question of what next still remains. As … Continue reading

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The ‘In Sha Allah’ Mentality

‘In Sha Allah,’ which translates to ‘God willing,’ is one of the most common phrases in Arabic. The phrase was originally meant as a qualifier to an intention. As a Saudi once explained it to me, “you are supposed to … Continue reading

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