"Arabic is the official language in 22 countries**
Algeria, Bahrain, Chad, Comoros, Djibouti, Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Mauritania, Morocco, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Somalia, Sudan, Syria, Tunisia, United Arab Emirates, and Yemen.
Semi-autonomous regions where Arabic is an official language
Palestine, Somaliland, Western Sahara (Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic), and Zanzibar (Tanzania).
Arabic has the status of a national language in Eritrea, and in the African countries of Mali, Niger, and Senegal, where Islam is the dominant religion.
Arabic is a minority language in Cyprus, Iran, and Turkey."
Arabic isn't limited to one or two middle eastern countries... It is very widely spoken.