Smiling in Russia

A Russian culture expert talks about some differences between how Russians and Americans interact with strangers.

Seriousness in Ukraine

A Ukrainian national discusses the likely source of “seriousness” in Ukraine.

Gestures in Japan

In this video, a service member demonstrates how Japanese people gesture numbers.

Greetings and Gestures in Bahrain

In this video, an Arabian Peninsula expert discusses greetings and gestures common to the Arabian Peninsula.

Gestures and Speaking in Saudi Arabia

In this video, a Saudi Arabia expert discusses hand gestures and tone of voice in Saudi conversations.

Body Language in Kuwait

In this video, an Army captain speaks about social faux pas to avoid in Kuwait.

Personal Space in the United Arab Emirates

In this video, an Army major discusses differences in personal space.

Body Language in the United Arab Emirates

In this video, an Army major describes body language and gestures to avoid.

Non-Verbal Communication in Tunisia

In this video, a Tunisian national discusses the closeness communicated by many Tunisians.

Gestures in Lebanon

In this video, a Lebanese national discusses some of the hand gestures common in Lebanon