Stories about Syria from July, 2010
From Syria, Mariya enchants her readers with another story on history, love and relationships, which she will post in series. This is the first part.
The Arabic language is rich with proverbs. A sample of Syrian proverbs can be found here.
The lower house of the Spanish Parliament is debating a proposal to prohibit the wearing of body-covering burqas and face-covering niqabs in all public spaces in Spain, and the French parliament just approved a ban on niqabs (face veils). Bloggers from across the Middle East react.
Trouble is brewing in the Golan. Egyptian Chronicles zooms in.
Syrian Maysaloon has a lot to say about the Lebanese in this post.