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Libya's interim prime minister Abdul Hamid Dbeibah (R) and Greece's Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis (L) hold a joint press conference in Libya's capital Tripoli on 6 April 2021. [Getty]
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Analysis: Once a close partner in North Africa, Greek-Libyan ties frayed during the civil war. Now, Athens is laying the foundations to become a key player in the country's future.
A woman leans on the wall of a damaged house which was shelled as federal-aligned forces entered the city, in Wukro, north of Mekele, on 1 March 2021. [Getty]
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Analysis: Decisive action is needed from the international community to avert Tigray's growing humanitarian catastrophe as hopes for a ceasefire go up in smoke.
Jordan King Abdullah in Kosovo
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Analysis: King Abdullah II's visit to Washington next week will likely be the first step in rebuilding the close US-Jordanian partnership on issues such as refugees, aid, and security.
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Analysis: The M1 Group, owned by the Lebanese billionaire Mikati brothers, has a long history of dealing with authoritarian regimes.
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Analysis: For Iraq, America’s smooth military withdrawal is important for its security. For the US, this meeting comes at an important time as it is trying to reach a deal with Iran.
Director General of Israel's Population and Immigration Agency Shlomo Mor-Yosef (L) and Minister Delegate to Morocco's Minister for Foreign Affairs Mohcine Jazouli sign an agreement at the Royal Palace in the Moroccan capital Rabat. [Getty]
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Analysis: It is premature to assume that the normalisation agreement between Morocco and Israel constitutes one step toward a permanent peace in the region.
A photo taken on March 18, 2018, shows a Yemeni child looking out from behind a wall that was damaged in an air strike in the southern Yemeni city of Taez. [Getty]
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Analysis: With the announcement of a new UN special envoy imminent, the fourth in 10 years, an end to the fighting in Yemen seems as elusive as ever.
China's President Xi Jinping, right, shakes hands with Pakistan's Prime Minister Imran Khan before a meeting at the Great Hall of the People on 28 April 2019 in Beijing, China. [Getty]
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Analysis: Pakistan's silence on the repression of Uighur Muslims reflects its deep economic dependence on China after aligning with Beijing's international infrastructure strategy.
An Iraqi boy stands next to murals inspired by ongoing anti-government demonstrations in the Iraqi capital Baghdad's Tahrir square on 14 January 2020. [Getty]
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Analysis: The 2019 October revolution was a mass protest movement that rocked the ruling elites and reset political debate in Iraq, giving rise to a host of new political parties.
Mansour Abbas, leader of the Raam party, makes a speech to the Knesset on 13 June 2021. [Getty]
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Analysis: As the first Palestinian party to serve in a ruling coalition, Ra'am's participation in Israeli politics has divided opinion.