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Ahmed Tharwat …. in the middle Ahmed Tharwat Im a host and producer of the Arab-Muslim Americans TV show BelAhdan with Ahmed (with open arms), a weekly TV show that airs on public TV Mondays at 1030PM. As a regular speaker and contributor on Public Radio show All Thing Considered, I have shared my unique view of world and American political and social events. As a regular contributor to StarTribune, the Pioneer Press, and Twin City Planet , also he has written to national and international magazines, such Slate, Diversify Inc and Al Jazeera English. I won the Pioneer Press community columnist award in 2000. In all my work, I have been Trying to bring Arab/Muslims to mainstream Americans.. . I believe that when it comes to politics “Nobody has a monopoly on stupidity” Thanks In The Middle ... Ahmed Tharwat/ Host BelAhdan TV show Freelance Writer, Public Speaker, International Media Fixer www.ahmediatv.com

First Somali Woman Elected to Kenyan Parliament… Talked to Somali American Leaders!

 

 

A private meeting with member of Kenyan Parliament Sophia Abdi Noor,she is the first Somali female who ever being elected in this position. It will be happening in this Monday at 7:00pm location
7475 Flying Cloud Dr eden prairie , Minnesota

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Somali American Poet, Ladan Osman, Exiles of Eden

Exiles of Eden, Poems steeped in the Somali tradition refract the streets of Ferguson, the halls of Guantánamo, and the fields near Abu Ghraib through the myth of Adam and Eve to ask: What does it mean to be a refugee?

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Eid in America , Celebration and Safety Concern!!

Muslims in Minnesota celebrated the end of the Holy month of Ramadan,, . expressing their concern about celebrations and concern about safety.

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My Iftar Under the Allianz Stadium Tent! !!

 

Iftar at the Soccer game

On Wednesday night, Minnesota United Soccer team matched up with the German Bundesliga Hertha Berlin team for the first ever international friendly at Allianz Field. The reservation was made four month ago on line, SeatGeek, which obviously they don’t use the Islamic Colander, so I didn’t know it is going to be in Ramadan. Planning is way overrated however, it was one of the most memorable Iftar I ever had. Watching a game while fasting is not as bad as playing while fasting, If a superstar Egyptian player like Mohamed Saleh who plays for Liverpool is fasting during the game, I can watch the game fasting too. The game starts at 7pm and the Iftar, breaking fast is at 8:35pm, so I need to have a real plan here.

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American Wars on Iran, History and Future

“Never threaten an Iranian. Try respect – it works!” he added.

The riposte followed a Twitter post by Trump, who told Iran not to threaten the US.

“If Iran wants to fight, that will be the official end of Iran. Never threaten the United States again,” he wrote, without clarifying what threats he meant.

Relations between Washington and Tehran plummeted a year ago when Trump pulled the US out of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), an international accord that offered Iran sanctions relief in exchange for curbs on its nuclear programme.

Iran’s Mohammad Javad Zarif said US

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