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Pennsylvania officially certified Joe Biden's election win in the state.

Veteran White House advisor Antony Blinken has been nominated as Joe Biden's Secretary of State.

Syria Insight: What to expect under the Biden administration

Paul McLoughlin

Syria Insight: What to expect under the Biden administration

After Joe Biden's election win, Syrians are waiting for signs that he will take a more considered approach towards the country's civil war.

How Minnesota's Somali community helped vote Trump out

Brooke Anderson

How Minnesota's Somali community helped vote Trump out

In-depth: Amid large-scale grassroots campaigning and growing political influence, Minnesota's Somali community has become a key voting bloc in ...

Kamala Harris leads record wave of elected women

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Kamala Harris leads record wave of elected women

Kamala Harris is set to become the first female vice president in United States history; she will also be the first Black or South Asian vice ...

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Biden wins Arizona, cementing US election lead

Joe Biden became the first Democrat to win Arizona since Bill Clinton.

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Syria marks 50 years of Assad family rule

Like the Castro family in Cuba and North Korea’s Kim dynasty, the Assads have attached their name to their country the way few non-monarchical ...

Asad Dandia and Hamzah Raza

American Muslims won this election

Comment: Biden's victory affirms the power of those on the margins to organise, assert their voices, and radically transform the political ...

Abed Ayoub and Khaled A. Beydoun

President Biden must reward Arab Americans for their support

Comment: Biden's campaign understood that Arab and Muslim voting blocs are essential for victory, his future administration should govern ...

Trump defies election loss, Biden ignores him

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Trump defies election loss, Biden ignores him

The formal process of Joe Biden's transition is being blocked by Donald Trump as he attempts to overturn the election results in court over ...

Brooke Anderson

How Arabs and Muslims flipped Michigan blue for Biden

In-depth: Through diligent organising and outreach, Arab and Muslim communities delivered for Joe Biden in Michigan.

Putin 'awaiting official US result' to congratulate winner: Kremlin

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Putin 'awaiting official US result' to congratulate winner: Kremlin

Russian President Vladimir Putin refused to congratulate President-elect Joe Biden for his victory at the US election, saying he is awaiting ...

Biden begins transition as Trump refuses to concede

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Biden begins transition as Trump refuses to concede

US President-elect Joe Biden took the first steps Sunday towards moving into the White House in 73 days, as Donald Trump again refused to admit ...

Can Trump challenge the election verdict?

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Can Trump challenge the election verdict?

Trump has little chance of reversing Biden's win, without having provided the evidence of widespread vote fraud, experts say.

Trump: the wrecking ball who came to 'fix' America

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Trump: the wrecking ball who came to 'fix' America

Rising to power by claiming to fix the US, Donald Trump has left a turbulent legacy.

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US Election 2020: Joe Biden wins the presidency

Joe Biden and running mate Kamal Harris have won the 2020 US election after cinching the all-important battleground state of Pennsylvania.

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US vote counters keep focused on historic task

As the world watches the results of the US elections, US vote counters are continuing to focus on making history.

Taufiq Wan

Arab, Muslim voters 'swung Michigan for Biden', polling shows

Early polling shows that Arab and other ethnic minority voters may have been a crucial factor in Joe Biden's Michigan victory.

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With another Florida loss, Democrats begin second guessing

The state is famous for thin margins, and both Trump and Biden's camp are watching closely.

Trump challenges Wisconsin, Michigan votes as Biden leads

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Trump challenges Wisconsin, Michigan votes as Biden leads

US President Donald Trump's campaign has challenged vote counts in battleground states Michigan and Wisconsin, the latter of which Joe Biden was ...

Diana Alghoul

Exclusive: Reactions to US elections inside the Middle East

The Middle East is keeping a watchful eye on the outcome of the volatile elections taking place in the US.

Trump alleges 'surprise ballot dumps' in key states

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Trump alleges 'surprise ballot dumps' in key states

Trump did not offer any evidence for his allegation of 'ballot dumps' and there have been no reports of any irregularities.

The race is close, but would Trump accept defeat?

Diana Alghoul

The race is close, but would Trump accept defeat?

The political path to victory is one thing, but with Trump threatening to take legal action if he loses then the race for the presidency could ...

Biden at 126 electoral votes, Trump at 89

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Biden at 126 electoral votes, Trump at 89

The first results of the US presidential election are trickling in.

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