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Coronavirus dampens Christmas joy in Bethlehem and elsewhere

24 December, 2020

Coronavirus restrictions are keeping away the thousands of visitors who usually celebrate Christmas in Bethlehem, the birthplace of Jesus.

Israel open to German efforts to expand Iran deal

24 December, 2020

Israel's ambassador to Berlin, Jeremy Issacharoff, said he welcomed more active involvement of Germany in Middle East diplomacy.

Saudi imams fired for not warning against Muslim Brotherhood

23 December, 2020

Saudi Arabia's religious affairs minister said the move highlighted the importance of following state directives.

Al Azhar issues fatwa forbidding Muslim Brotherhood membership

22 December, 2020

The move follows similar actions by Saudi Arabia and the UAE's fatwa councils.

The best books by Arab authors in 2020

22 December, 2020

Book Club: From fiction to insightful memoirs and social commentary, The New Arab rounds up some of the best books written by Arab authors this year.

Canada announces aid for Palestinian refugee agency

22 December, 2020

Canada will distribute CAN$90 million in aid to UNRWA over a period of three years, authorities announced on Monday.

Lebanese ex-army photographer shot dead outside his home

21 December, 2020

Joseph Bejjani was gunned down by two unidentified men who approached him in his car, which was parked outside his home in the town of Kahaleh in Aley District.

Lebanon parliament clears way for BDL forensic audit

21 December, 2020

The audit is a key demand of international donors.

Lebanon passes landmark law criminalising sexual harassment

21 December, 2020

Lebanon's parliament on Monday passed a landmark bill criminalising sexual harassment and amended a controversial domestic violence law.

Egyptian bodybuilder crowned Mr Olympia 2020

21 December, 2020

Mamdouh 'Big Ramy' Elssbiay was crowned Mr Olmypia, winning a $400,000 cheque and becoming the second Arab in history to be recognised as the world’s top bodybuilder.

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