A look at two Middle Eastern countries in the news lately: Syria and Iran.
Posts Tagged ‘Middle East’
With no police present, at least 74 people were killed in the violence after a soccer match in Egypt.
The practice of the U.S. military using unmanned planes to kill people in other countries is controversial and may be illegal.
Meet Yasemin, age 10, who sells string bracelets on the beach during her summer vacation.
Fifth graders at P.S. 24 in Sunset Park, Brooklyn, New York respond to articles about migration, school lunches, environmental justice and developments in the Middle East and North Africa.
Learn about the exciting life of a Middle East correspondent.
An update on a few of the people’s rebellions taking place in the Middle East and North Africa.
The spirit of revolution is spreading through many countries in the Middle East and North Africa. Take a look at four places where grassroots action is helping to bring about major change.
After 18 days of major daily protests, and plenty of police violence against demonstrators, Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak resigned on February 11. These Egyptian kids explain how they took part, and share their hopes for Egypt’s future.
After more than 18 days of gathering in the streets, the Egyptian people were victorious: on Friday, February 11, Egyptian President Mubarak was forced out.