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Three people have been killed and four injured as Haftar’s forces targeted the Italian and Turkish ambassadors’ residences in Tripoli after suffering military setbacks.

It was the latest attack on Tripoli by the eastern forces’ commander Khalifa Haftar.

The Fakhoury fiasco and US-Lebanese relations

Joe Macaron

The Fakhoury fiasco and US-Lebanese relations

Comment: While Amer Fakhoury has been freed from detention, the ramifications of his case are far from over in Lebanon, writes Joe Macaron.

EXCLUSIVE: Libya official reveals peace agreement details

The New Arab

EXCLUSIVE: Libya official reveals peace agreement details

Libya's warring factions will sign an agreement in Russia's capital Moscow on Monday.

Yemen in Focus: Houthis stand by Iranian allies

Sana Uqba

Yemen in Focus: Houthis stand by Iranian allies

The Houthis slammed the killing of Qasem Soleimani as a war crime, stating the only appropriate response to the assassination would be to expel ...

The New Arab

Mystery mortars strike Iraq base hosting US forces

A security source said two mortar rounds hit a military base where US troops are deployed on Monday, as Iraq struggles to contain popular protests in the country.

The New Arab

Lebanon to receive tree donation following devastating wildfires

Ghana will donate seedlings and trees to help restore Lebanon's forests following devastating wildfires.

The New Arab

Wildfires spread across Lebanon as government accused of neglect

Lebanese firefighters were desperately trying to put out hundreds of forest fires on Tuesday as the government faced accusations of neglecting ...

Amr Salahi

Gaddafi and Libya today: A tyrant's unique legacy

Fifty years after his coup against King Idris I of Libya, Gaddafi’s legacy, his erratic theories, and his destruction of the Libyan state ...

Fighting for Libyan capital still raging, officials say

The New Arab & agencies

Fighting for Libyan capital still raging, officials say

Tripoli, held by the government, has become a battleground between rival Libyan groups.

The New Arab

Amnesty calls for investigation into Libya war crimes

In a statement released on Thursday, Amnesty International said that rocket attacks on civilian areas in Tripoli committed by forces loyal to ...

Tripoli battle leaves migrants and refugees at risk again

Alessandra Bajec

Tripoli battle leaves migrants and refugees at risk again

Scores of migrants and refugees are at serious risk while locked in detention centres as well as trapped by fighting around Tripoli since Haftar ...

Shelling on Tripoli inflicts civilian casualties amid Haftar offensive

The New Arab

Shelling on Tripoli inflicts civilian casualties amid Haftar offensive

Shelling late on Tuesday struck the southern district of Abu Salim, triggering large explosions in the city, where protesters ...

At least two dead after rockets hit Libya's Tripoli

The New Arab & agencies

At least two dead after rockets hit Libya's Tripoli

At least two civilians were killed late on Tuesday as a number of rockets struck parts of Tripoli, emergency services said in the Libyan capital.

Remembering the Great Return March protesters killed by Israel

The New Arab

Remembering the Great Return March protesters killed by Israel

March 30 the first anniversary of Gaza's Great Return Marches. Here are the names of the 251 protesters killed by Israel while demanding the ...

Yousef Alhelou

When Che went to Gaza

The iconic revolutionary visited Gaza to inspire a popular uprising against Israeli dominance, writes Yousef al-Helou.

Sebastian Castelier and Azhar Al-Rubaie

Iranian imports overtake local produce in Iraq's Basra

The New Arab speaks to local residents in the Iraqi city of Basra about the detrimental effects of importing food at the expense of the local ...

The New Arab

Migrants caught in Libya capital clashes evacuated: UNHCR

The UN's refugee agency said it evacuated 300 migrants, mainly from Eritrea, Ethiopia and Somalia, on Thursday, amid deadly clashes in Libya.

The New Arab & agencies

Lebanese official: Repatriated IS members fairly questioned

Eight suspected members of the Islamic State group handed over to Lebanon recently are being questioned under the supervision of judicial ...

The Palestinians shot dead by Israeli forces in Gaza

The New Arab

The Palestinians shot dead by Israeli forces in Gaza

These are the Palestinians killed by Israeli live fire on Tuesday, as they protested against the move of the US embassy.

The New Arab & agencies

Court rejects acquittal appeal by Rafiq Hariri assassination suspect

The Special Tribunal for Lebanon says the trial of an alleged Hizballah member suspected of involvement can continue in absentia.

The Yemeni governor caught up in AQAP financing scandal

Austin Bodetti

The Yemeni governor caught up in AQAP financing scandal

In-depth: While the evidence behind the allegations remains classified, few dispute that Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula spread throughout ...

Egypt to continue Libya airstrikes after Coptic Christian massacre

The New Arab

Egypt to continue Libya airstrikes after Coptic Christian massacre

Egypt's military said Monday that it plans to press ahead with military operations against terrorist training camps in Libya after the Islamic ...

A chronology of failure in 'liberated' Iraq

Nazli Ihsan-Adil Tarzi

A chronology of failure in 'liberated' Iraq

Comment: Little did Iraqis know that transition away from tyranny would rest on wedding the political system to Iraq's religious institutions, ...

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