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Jordan arrests popular cartoonist, refers him to security court

27 August, 2020

Journalists are protesting the arrest of cartoonist Emad Hajjaj after he was referred to Jordan's State Security Court for prosecution on charges of 'offending an Arab country'

Pompeo heads home after Israel-focused Middle East tour

27 August, 2020

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo headed home apparently empty-handed after stops in Bahrain, Oman and Sudan.

Jordan should free teachers held after protests: HRW

27 August, 2020

Human Rights Watch has called on Jordan to release all teachers arrested in a crackdown on their trade union.

Kushner to fly from Israel to UAE next week

26 August, 2020

Top US officials will escort their Israeli counterparts on the first-ever commercial flight from Israel to the UAE.

UAE anti-normalisation movement vows to amplify opposition voice

25 August, 2020

A movement founded by six Emirati activists is voicing UAE society's opposition to the deal with Israel to combat authorities' crackdown on dissent.

Will Saudi follow suit and normalise relations with Israel?

25 August, 2020

Comment: Saudi Arabia may normalise relations with Israel eventually, but it has different, more complex set of considerations to the UAE, writes Courtney Freer.

Qatar says committed to workers rights after HRW report

25 August, 2020

Human Rights Watch on Monday published a report accusing Qatar of failing to pay migrant workers, prompting Doha to strongly reject the 'misleading' claims.

Sudan PM says government has no Israel normalisation mandate

25 August, 2020

Only a Sudanese government elected after the transitional period ends in 2022 could decide whether to normalise ties with Israel, Prime Minister Hamdok said.

Erekat slams UAE-Israel deal as 'birth of Arab Zionists'

25 August, 2020

The chief Palestinian negotiator slammed the UAE's move as a 'poisoned dagger in the Palestinian back'.

Morocco rejects normalising ties with Israel after UAE deal

24 August, 2020

Normalising relations with Israel encourages the Jewish state to further breach the rights of Palestinians, Morocco's premier said.

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