5. The aftermath of military coups.
Nermine Amer â˜…
Mestika is very much invested in #morsi leaving! #cats #solidarity #downwithmorsi #tvbound #egypt #30june #june30
6. Local health risks, like tear gas canisters.
A.C.A.B. (All Cats Are Beautiful) … from #Tunisia with love! #Resist
7. Political exploitation.
A group of Syrians are using Facebook to document death, destruction and cats: http://t.co/ykmv0pbRzg
8. And homes, families, and loved ones lost to war.
seeking refuge in #Aleppo via @HalabTodayTV #Syria
10. Then there’s this enduring stereotype.
A hundred percent historically correct.
11. But these cats don’t need your pity, as they know they’ve also got it good.
â€œ@Elif_Safak: Cats of Istanbul… â€ I love this!
12. They get to laze around in Istanbul.
Elif ï¿½k / Shafak
Istanbul is full of stray cats. As a nation we adore cats. But why the bias against dogs???
13. Enjoy the fruits of the region’s intellectual history.
Two common Istanbul sights: books and cats. My kinda town!
14. The comforts of religious traditions.
A pile (bundle?) of cats in #Istanbul
15. And bask in the beauty of the Bosphorus.
Elif Bilgin Wong
Istanbul’s philosopher cats pondering the meaning of life… RT @Elif_Safak
16. They can enjoy the time-honored trades of Morocco.
In #Morocco , cats are preferred over dogs as canines are said to chase away good angels. #Marrakech souk (market)
17. And stroll through the blue streets of Chefchaouen.
Cats are everywhere in Morocco. Here’s one I found just waiting to be photographed ;) #travel
26. Because cats understand way more about the “other” (you know, humans) than we think.
Why AUB cats are more Awesome Than you //http://t.co/jaMP6oAPVW #love#cats @AUB_Lebanon
29. They are experts on the local cuisine.
Looks aristocratic:-) RT @tayfunsen: Besiktas cat. That’s what istanbul is, a city of cats.
31. Of course, like everywhere, there’s also a lot of this.
Walid M Rihane
Just cats having a threesome - Lebanon http://t.co/MRmUiab9Zn via @9GAG
32. And then afterwards this.
Another version of Humans of Lebanon. Cats of Lebanon - hamra. so chubby! Will name it Chubster.
- And we asked tourists and locals in Nice, France, what the burkini ban means to them.