In-depth: Israel will not end its occupation of Palestine as long as the international community doesn’t hold it accountable, says UN Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in the Occupied Palestinian Territories, Michael Lynk.
In-depth: The Palestinian Christian presence in Jerusalem is under threat due to institutionalised discrimination, attacks by radical Israeli groups, and systematic attempts by settler organisations to take over church property in the Old City.
In-depth: Ahead of Lebanon's upcoming elections, activists fear the political establishment will spread disinformation and fake news to retain power, in a country where the convoluted media landscape is already rife with political agendas.
In-depth: Algeria's hefty military budget for 2022 constitutes a fifth of all public spending, with many saying it reflects a changing military doctrine amid heightened border threats and Morocco's normalisation deal with Israel.
In-depth: In an increasingly commercialised Egyptian society, Westernised celebrations of Christmas on December 25th are marginalising the traditional Coptic Orthodox Christmas of January 7th in the public sphere.
Norwegian Ambassador Juul speaks about the priorities of her country for the presidency of the month, which include issues related to women, peace and security, climate, protection of civilians and peace diplomacy.
In-depth: Before Hisham Abu Hawash ended his 141-day-long hunger strike, a wave of protests swept Palestine to denounce his treatment by Israeli authorities. According to activists on the ground, they have the potential to grow.