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Covid-19: A dual punishment for Palestinian and Arab prisoners

20 May, 2020

Comment: An open letter from more than 150 personalities from the Arab world, calling for the release of Palestinian prisoners in Israeli jails and prisoners of conscience in the region.

Algerian courts give tough jail sentences to Facebook activists

20 May, 2020

Algerian courts have sentenced three activists to tough terms for publishing ‘insulting’ posts on Facebook amid accusations that the government is using coronavirus to clamp down on popular protests.

Which Arab countries will be in lockdown this Eid?

20 May, 2020

Muslims across the Arab world are preparing for a very different Eid amid a coronavirus epidemic.

WATCH: Algeria reports sighting of ultra-rare Saharan cheetah

19 May, 2020

Algerian conservationists sighted the near-extinct big cat in the Ahaggar National Park following a months-long research and imaging project.

Covid-19 gives Algeria's repressive state the edge, for now

19 May, 2020

Comment: Through its face mask, Algeria's Hirak is still chanting for a free and democratic country, despite state efforts to stifle protests, writes Malia Bouattia.

The Middle East at war with coronavirus

18 May, 2020

Job cuts in the UAE, a spike in cases in Yemen, and a tragic death in Algeria.

Outcry in Algeria after pregnant doctor dies of coronavirus

18 May, 2020

Wafa Boudissa was denied maternity leave and forced to work during the Covid-19 pandemic.

Leading Algeria protest figure released after court cuts sentence

18 May, 2020

A leading figure in Algeria's "Hirak" anti-government protest movement has been released from jail after a court late Sunday cut his prison sentence.

Algeria summons Morocco envoy over 'enemy' remarks

14 May, 2020

Algeria has responded to a video clip allegedly showing a Moroccan diplomat calling Algeria an "enemy" country, reviving long-standing tensions between the two nations.

Morocco, Tunisia arrest female bloggers over social media jokes

14 May, 2020

Rights groups are concerned with the way some North African countries are controlling citizens during Covid-19 lockdown.

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