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Biden policies 'deeply problematic' to Israel, Saudi Arabia

18 December, 2020

A former US ambassador to Israel and a Middle East expert at the Council on Foreign relations have said that Biden's foreign policy could upset Israel and Saudi Arabia

Iraq, Turkey agree to cooperate on extremist groups

18 December, 2020

Turkish leader Recep Tayyip Erdogan told reporters that he had agreed with his Iraqi counterpart to continue "our struggle against our common enemies", including IS and the PKK.

Iraqis panic as leaked budget draft signals devaluation

17 December, 2020

The Finance Ministry expressed "resentment" over publication of the proposed law, which gives an anticipated exchange rate of 1,450 Iraqi dinars to the dollar.

Top US general presses Taliban to end violence

17 December, 2020

Mark Milley "discussed the need for an immediate reduction of violence", his spokesperson said, in talks which marked his second ever with the Taliban.

Violence will only incite desperate young Kurds even more

17 December, 2020

Comment: The brutal crackdown on anti-government protests is a dangerous way to react to the desperation of young, jobless people who have lost all trust in politics, writes Judit Neurink.

Few feel life has improved since Arab Spring: poll

17 December, 2020

A new poll suggests many believe inequality has grown worse since the pro-freedom uprisings broke out a decade ago.

Arab protest and erratic statehood: Part II

16 December, 2020

Comment: Reflecting on a decade of Arab uprisings, Rami Khouri takes stock of a protest movement on hold, as Arab states and citizens enter their second century of state-building.

Arab protest and erratic statehood: Part I

16 December, 2020

Comment: Rami Khouri reflects on a decade of Arab uprisings that saw unprecedented protest and the slow birth of a new Arab citizen, but also the brutal response of regimes.

Is the Arab Spring still relevant a decade later?

16 December, 2020

In-depth: Ten years after the Arab Spring broke out, the hopes of protesters for democracy and social justice have failed to materialize, but activists have learnt lessons since then.

'Tony Blair' musical to be staged in London

16 December, 2020

A new musical charting the life of former British prime minister Tony Blair will be staged in London, featuring 'special appearances' from Saddam Hussein and Osama bin Laden.

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