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Mahmoud Abu Zeid was released on Monday after spending nearly six years in prison for covering a violent crackdown on protesters in Egypt. An award-winning Egyptian photojournalist who covered a violent crackdown on protesters in the country has been released from prison. According to AFP, Mahmoud Abu Zeid was released on Monday after spending nearly six years in prison. “He was released at 6:00 am (0400 GMT) from the Al-Haram police station (near the Giza…

88 percent of Qataris said they see media in their country as credible, and 99 percent said they think their country is headed in the right direction. Despite the blockade imposed upon Qatar by Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Egypt and Bahrain, the country continues to prosper not only in the GCC region but globally. The World Bank has predicted that Qatar’s economy will grow by 3 percent in both 2019 and 2020, and…