Thursday, May 28, 2015
from the Libya's Channel website, shows a Ghibli sandstorm painting Benghazi red. Much of the Middle East has been suffering from high heat and late spring sandstorms, but the deep red of the Libyan storm is particularly striking. The good news is it's temporarily stopped the fighting.
Cairo, too, has been suffering from high temperatures and a khamsin blowing, though not as colorful: