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A gateway to Africa: Russia's naval base in Sudan

25 November, 2020

Analysis: Moscow's new naval base in Sudan heralds Russia's return to the geopolitical map of Africa.

UN 'very concerned' over Egypt arrest of rights workers

25 November, 2020

The United Nations has expressed concern over the arrests of three human rights activists in Egypt, amid a continued crackdown on dissent by President Sisi’s government.

Biden and the Eastern Mediterranean: Greek optimism, Turkish caution

25 November, 2020

Analysis: With Greece seeking a more active role from Biden in the Aegean Sea, Turkey could find itself constrained by the president-elect.

Egypt rights defender held in solitary confinement

25 November, 2020

The founder of EIPR said Gasser Abdel Razak was being 'deliberately singled out' for inhumane and degrading treatment.

Qatar to host FIFA Arab Cup in 2021

25 November, 2020

Qatar, host of World Cup 2022, will be the venue of a special 22-team Arab Cup next year.

Understanding the Saudi, Emirati 'excommunication' of the Muslim Brotherhood

24 November, 2020

Comment: Behind the designation of the Muslim Brotherhood as a 'terrorist, rebellious' group by Saudi and Emirati religious authorities lies a bid to delegitimise the group, writes Courtney Freer

Uighur men detained in Saudi risk deportation, torture: HRW

24 November, 2020

Human Rights Watch has called on the Saudi authorities to immediately disclose the status of Hemdullah Abduweli, a 52 year-old Muslim scholar, and his friend, Nurmemet Rozi.

Rights watchdog welcomes penalisation of UAE channel

24 November, 2020

Doha-based National Human Rights Council (NHRC) welcomed the decision by Ofcom, which has now penalised Abu Dhabi TV twice this month.

Egypt adds leading activist, politician to terror watch list

24 November, 2020

The ruling last week includes a travel ban and freeze on assets for three years. The decision may be appealed within 60 days.

Pope says for first time that Uighurs are 'persecuted'

24 November, 2020

In a new book, the Pope acknowledged China's Uighurs as a 'persecuted' people, a claim the Chinese FM dismissed as 'groundless'.

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