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Russia, China seek foothold in Middle East arms market

24 June, 2020

The US dominates arms exports to the Middle East, but Russia and China are vying for influence in the lucrative market.

Israel's Netanyahu struggles to sell West Bank annexation plans

24 June, 2020

Israel's plans to annex large parts of the occupied West Bank face opposition from the international community but it is unclear how Western and Arab states would react.

Donors pledge $130 million to UNRWA for Covid-19 relief

23 June, 2020

UNRWA announced that its emergency coronavirus appeal for Palestinian refugees.

Palestinians face uncertainty amid crashing economy and Israeli annexation

23 June, 2020

Two pressing issues dominate the conversation among Palestinians - a struggling economy and Israel's anticipated annexation.

Big tobacco accused of 'influencing' Jordanian legislation

23 June, 2020

Jordanians are the most frequent smokers in the world: More than 8 out of 10 men in Jordan smoke or use nicotine products.

Jordan rolls out coronavirus electronic bracelets trial

23 June, 2020

A limited number of Jordan citizens will begin trialling the new electronic bracelet, the latest measure to tackle the Covid-19 outbreak.

Qatar Charity donates $1.5 million to UNRWA

22 June, 2020

The contribution will assist UNWRA in the coastal enclave, whose work is conducted by 13,000 staff, most of whom are Palestinian refugees themselves.

Jordan seeks $6.6 bn for Syria crisis

22 June, 2020

Jordan, which shares a border with Syria, has often complained of shrinking international aid.

Lebanese activist Kinda el-Khatib accused of 'spying for Israel'

20 June, 2020

Another activist has been arrested by Lebanese authorities and accused of conspiring with Israel, as the country cracks down on free speech

4 Syrian children die in blaze on Jordan farm

20 June, 2020

The brothers aged from one to 10 died of "severe burns", according to an official.

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