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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.

'Pivoting East': Will China come to Lebanon’s rescue?

03 July, 2020

Running quickly out of options as talks over an IMF bailout stall, Lebanon's Hezbollah-backed government says it wants to pivot to China, but analysts say that route is a mirage

Iran building naval base on Indian Ocean

23 June, 2020

Relations between Iran and its neighbours remain tense.

Iran arrests members of 'heretical' Shia group

22 June, 2020

A group of was arrested for distributing material both online and in public, critical of mainstream Shia doctrine, including the coming of Imam Mahdi.

Arab League plans urgent meeting on Libya

19 June, 2020

The Arab League plans to hold an urgent virtual meeting between foreign ministers to discuss the ongoing Libyan conflict.

Omani shot dead on UAE border

18 June, 2020

An Omani citizen was shot dead on the border with the UAE.

Iran navy test-fires new cruise missiles

18 June, 2020

Iran navy is testing new cruise missiles in the Gulf of Oman.

Qatar Airways says no new planes in 2021

18 June, 2020

Qatar Airways has decided it will not make any new aircrafts in for the next two years.

Egyptians stuck in Qatar lockdown fly home despite blockade

15 June, 2020

Egypt had initially 'refused' to repatriate its citizens stuck in Qatar amid the coronavirus pandemic.

Oman considers taking financial help from Gulf neighbours

12 June, 2020

Officials in the region revealed that financial aid for Oman was discussed at a 'recent high-level political meeting' between officials from Gulf countries.

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