Articles from April 2017

One man’s epic quest to recover a stolen painting by ‘Iraq’s Picasso’


The president of the Iraqi Artist’s Society is on a mission to return a painting by Faeq Hassan—who he calls “Iraq’s Picasso”—to the Iraqi state. Continue reading

Category: Travelog

SAUDI ARABIA: Migrant worker amnesty success


At least one million migrant workers are expected to leave Saudi Arabia under its amnesty campaign,  currently underway, according to officials. The three-month campaign allows those overstaying in Saudi without the right visas and documents to leave the country without … Continue reading

Category: News and Views, Regional