Despite promises of securing their safety after they served the US government, Afghan interpreters face tough obstacles in getting visas to the US. Human rights groups, veterans and politicians are speaking up. Will that be enough?
As favourable US public opinion towards Israel continues to be counteracted by increasing Palestinian support, Benny Gantz's arrival in Washington has only galvanised Palestinian support bases, as congressional sympathy continues to rise.
In-depth: Until now, the assumption has been that being staunchly pro-Israel was par for the course in New York. But the past several years have seen a surge of progressive activism across America, part of which has been the Palestinian cause.
An accountability watchdog wants to sue the US Treasury Department over access to records on the cost of Steven Mnuchin’s trips to Middle Eastern countries and any communication he had with sovereign wealth funds in the region.
Growing up in a family consumed by strife, Tahanie Aboushi has overcome countless hurdles in her journey as one of New York's most remarkable human rights attorney. In this interview, The New Arab follows her campaign to become District Attorney.