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Five Arab League countries in talks with Israel revealed

17 September, 2020

US President Donald Trump has said US-brokered normalisation deals are close between Israel and 'five or six' other Arab countries.

Sri Lanka tea storm swirls around Lebanon president

09 September, 2020

Critics see it as yet another example of official corruption in a country reeling from the August 4 explosion.

Toppled Mali president flies to UAE for medical treatment

07 September, 2020

Mali's former president was toppled in a coup last month.

Mecca Friday sermon causes outrage over Israel 'normalisation' hints

05 September, 2020

Social media users have responded angrily, claiming his religious rhetoric paves the way for Saudi Arabia to follow suit with the UAE and establish relations with Israel.

Mauritanian president orders reshuffle after first year

06 August, 2020

The reshuffle comes a day after prosecutors received a key report on the dealings of former head of state Mohamed Ould Abdel Aziz.

The modern-day child slaves of Mauritania

22 July, 2020

Mauritania abolished slavery in 1981, the last country to do so, but the practice remains deeply rooted in society.

Ten million children may permanently leave school over Covid-19

13 July, 2020

The pandemic has caused an "unprecedented education emergency" with up to 9.7 million children affected by school closures at risk of never going back to class, Save the Children said.

Zanzibar's forgotten legacy of slavery and ethnic cleansing

03 July, 2020

The 1964 mass killings in Zanzibar and the slavery which preceded them highlight uncomfortable issues about Arab-African relations at a time when the world focuses on race.

Al-Qaeda North Africa confirms chief is dead: watchdog

19 June, 2020

The death of Droukdel - once regarded as Algeria's enemy number one - could leave AQIM (Al-Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb) in disarray, sources have said.

An essential reading list on Black Muslim history

18 June, 2020

Book Club: Aisha Yusuff recommends ten books to understand the legacy and contribution of Black Muslims to Islamic history.

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