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Palestine's health ministry has rejected 'uncoordinated' aid from the UAE, following Etihad Airways first known flight to Israel.

Anti-Israel protesters are being sued by a member of a Michigan synagogue for 'harassing' worshippers.

Israeli FM thanks Bahrain for spearheading normalisation

The New Arab

Israeli FM thanks Bahrain for spearheading normalisation

Israel's foreign minister Yisrael Katz has praised Bahrain's efforts in normalisation.

UAE foreign minister tweets in support of Israel alliance

The New Arab

UAE foreign minister tweets in support of Israel alliance

The UAE’s Foreign Minister Abdullah bin Zayed has tweeted an article saying that 'a new Arab-Israeli alliance' was 'taking shape in the Middle ...

Clashes break out as Canadian university hosts pro-Israeli event

The New Arab

Clashes break out as Canadian university hosts pro-Israeli event

Clashes have broken out at York University in Toronto as the pro-Palestinian student group SAIA protested an event hosted by a far-right Zionist ...

Ramona Wadi

Heritage and the Cultural Struggle for Palestine

Book Club: By looking at intertwining complexities of politics, heritage, culture and state formation, Chiara de Cesari's academic study demonstrates how colonial dispossession can be opposed.

Malia Bouattia

The Nakba: An ongoing catastrophe

Comment: Palestinians have a right to return, exist and of course, to resist their continued oppression, writes Malia Bouattia.

The New Arab

World remembers Uri Avnery, veteran Israeli peace activist

Avnery, who fought for the creation of a Palestinian state and was one of the first Israelis to meet Yasser Arafat, has died aged 94.

Malia Bouattia

Fighting antisemitism should not mean silencing the Palestinian struggle

Comment: If criticising Israel is antisemitic, how are Palestinians expected to articulate their struggle? asks Malia Bouattia.

Iran's support for Assad must end

Robin Yassin-Kassab

Iran's support for Assad must end

Comment: The peaceful ideal Zarif describes for the region amounts to misleading rhetoric that ignores the facts on the ground, writes Robin ...

Robin Yassin-Kassab

Kurdish autonomy is part of self-determination for all Syrians

Comment: The Syrian opposition needs Turkey's support, and has had it, but it should not back Ankara's occupation of Afrin, writes Robin ...

Balfour centenary is being used for propaganda not peace

Tom Charles

Balfour centenary is being used for propaganda not peace

Comment: Planned celebrations of the Balfour Declaration are serving as propaganda and are missing an opportunity to call for peace and justice ...

Iraq's forgotten uprising

Robin Yassin-Kassab

Iraq's forgotten uprising

Comment: Iraqi appetite for change is alive and well, but voices that don't fit the binary go unheard, obscuring a potential alternative to ...

Joseph Samaha's reflections on nationalism, the left and Islam

Nicolas Dot-Pouillard

Joseph Samaha's reflections on nationalism, the left and Islam

A rare interview has been unearthed from the archives, nine years after the intellectual's death. We bring it to you in full.

Palestinians mark 68th anniversary of <em>Deir</em> <em>Yassin</em> massacre

The New Arab

Palestinians mark 68th anniversary of Deir Yassin massacre

Dozens of Palestinians protesting in commemoration of the Deir Yassin massacre of 1948 were met with Israeli fire, leaving at ...

Robin Yassin-Kassab

Iran no friend of Syrians nor defender of Shia

Robin Yassin-Kassab rebuts the claim that Iran is a protector of Shia Arabs, arguing that the Islamic Republic sees them as little more than fodder to advance its interests.

Paul McLoughlin

US hopes for Syria lie with the Kurds

Analysis: The formation of a new Kurdish-rebel alliance is unlikely to change the dynamics in Syria, as long as the mainstream opposition ...

Intisar Dannan

Survivors remember the horror of the Nakba

Feature: Two former residents of Acre tell of their flight from Palestine in 1948, and the hardships they and their families faced as they fled.

Al-Araby al-Jadeed staff

Palestinians mark Nakba anniversary

On Friday, Palestinians mark the 67th anniversary of the "Nakba", or "catastrophe" in Arabic, the day Israel was created in 1948.

Did the Palestinians sell their country to the Zionists?

Badr al-Ibrahim

Did the Palestinians sell their country to the Zionists?

Comment: The Palestinians did not leave their land voluntarily in 1948 as argued by Israel and some Arab states - they left because they were ...

Naela Khalil

Jerusalem: Provocation and punishment leads to resistance

The attack on a West Jerusalem synagogue has enflamed tensions, and a young generation of Palestinians are ready to take advantage.

Jerusalem: Provocation and punishment leads to resistance

Naela Khalil

Jerusalem: Provocation and punishment leads to resistance

The attack on a West Jerusalem synagogue has enflamed tensions, and a young generation of Palestinians are ready to take advantage.

Jerusalem: Provocation and punishment leads to resistance

Naela Khalil

Jerusalem: Provocation and punishment leads to resistance

The attack on a West Jerusalem synagogue has enflamed tensions, and a young generation of Palestinians are ready to take advantage.

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