- The conflict in Syria is having a spill-over effect on many of its neighbors and placing some allies of the Syrian government in a delicate position.
- Egypt’s political transition has hit many snags, but the horse and camel ride providers at the pyramids still hold hope that change will come.
- One performer is not a traditional rapper. He is 24 years old, has a degree in political science, did not grow up in a rough urban neighborhood and is Iranian-American – breaking the stereotype mold.
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