- Environment Policy: Abid by law, reduce pollution, recycle and save resources.
- Al Monsouri and her 73-year-old husband, Obaid Humaid Abid Muhairi, grew up as Bedouin in the desert and spent their childhoods in tents.
- The government has now unveiled plans to boost rice consumption in abid to drive up the nation's self-sufficiency rate from 40 to 50 percent within the next decade.
- The Abid al-Shira, 'purchased slaves' are units made of Sudanese slaves.Used in regiments based in the bigger cities as infantry and more commonly missile troops.
- "Our Paralympic team is better than our Olympic team," said Ahmed Abid Hassan, an Iraqi wheelchair fencing coach, on an unexpected side effect of the country's high number of disabled veterans.