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A joint statement called on Biden to prevent 'potential war crimes' amid Israel's displacement plans of Palestinians in Jerusalem.

Ten members of the same family were killed in deadly Israel airstrikes on Gaza.

French court upholds ban on Palestine solidarity protest

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French court upholds ban on Palestine solidarity protest

French police on Thursday banned Saturday's demonstration called over Israel's bombardment of Gaza.

Biden says Israel's Gaza strike's 'not an overreaction'

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Biden says Israel's Gaza strike's 'not an overreaction'

The president's remarks have drawn criticism from within his own party.

How Kurdish all-female-militias helped bring down the Islamic State

Muhammed Nafih Wafy

How Kurdish all-female-militias helped bring down the Islamic State

Book Club: Gayle Tzemach Lemmon's book is a riveting account of how an all-women Kurdish militia, aided by US Special Forces, racked up ...

Stasa Salacanin

The inside story of the shadowy Emirati-Serbian partnership

Analysis: Political and business relations between Serbia and the United Arab Emirates are marked by opacity and secrecy.

Brooke Anderson

US activists demand action against Israel's Sheikh Jarrah expulsions

The planned expulsion of Palestinians from their homes in Jerusalem has captured the world’s attention, as activists in the US pressure ...

Eva Thiebaud

How Abu Dhabi uses its influence in the US

Comment: Long before the 'Abraham Accords', Abu Dhabi was investing in the US and developing an intensive lobbying strategy in Washington. Eva ...

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Tunisia leaders fight over command of country's security forces

Tunisia is embroiled in a constitutional crisis as the country's prime minister and president argue over who commands the country's security ...

'Religious extremists' suspected in Maldives assassination bid

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'Religious extremists' suspected in Maldives assassination bid

Two people have been arrested in connection with the assassination attempt on former president Mohamed Nasheed.

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Chadian police fire tear gas to scatter anti-junta protesters

The protest by opposition and civil society figures had been banned by the junta.

Maldives ex-president 'critical' after assassination attempt

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Maldives ex-president 'critical' after assassination attempt

Mohamed Nasheed, 53, underwent 16 hours of life-saving operations for injuries to his head, chest, abdomen and limbs in the Maldivian capital ...

Trump slams Facebook decision to continue banning him

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Trump slams Facebook decision to continue banning him

Former US president Donald Trump has slammed a decision by Facebook’s oversight board to continue banning him from the network, calling it a ...

Tunisian MP dons body armour after security guards banned

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Tunisian MP dons body armour after security guards banned

A Tunisian MP has drawn satire and criticism after attending parliament in a crash helmet and bulletproof vest.

The Cyprus conflict in a polarised Eastern Mediterranean

Xavier Palacios

The Cyprus conflict in a polarised Eastern Mediterranean

Analysis: The failure of peace talks has shown yet again how regional polarisation has become one more layer in the complex task of resolving ...

The New Arab Staff

UN calls for new  Palestinian election date

UN Special Coordinator for the Middle East Peace Process, Tor Wennesland, said he understood the disappointment of the many Palestinians. 

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Palestinians protest after Abbas postpones long-overdue elections

Palestinians have reacted angrily after President Mahmoud Abbas announced that long overdue elections would be delayed, with protesters taking ...

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Top Algerian opposition figure released on probation

Karim Tabbou, a key figure in demonstrations that forced longtime president Abdelaziz Bouteflika to resign in 2019, was released on probation.

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Leading Algeria opposition figure Karim Tabbou detained: lawyer

The 47-year-old will appear before a prosecutor on Thursday, according to his lawyer.

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Turkey parliament declares Biden's Armenian Genocide statement 'null, void'

Turkey parliament has ratified a resolution on US President Joe Biden's remarks about the Armenian genocide.

Michel Kilo's death is a microcosm of Syria's tragedy

Nizar Mohamad

Michel Kilo's death is a microcosm of Syria's tragedy

In-depth: Michel Kilo's passing marks the loss of another important voice that relentlessly advocated for a free, united, and ...

Abbas's Palestinian election theatre

Dalal Yassine

Abbas's Palestinian election theatre

Comment: Abbas, Israel and the US all stand to gain from a postponed or cancelled election. Meanwhile Palestinian self-determination is left ...

Goodbye, Michel Kilo

Racha Abazied

Goodbye, Michel Kilo

Comment: Racha Abazied remembers Michel Kilo, a key figure in the Syrian opposition who dedicated his life and work to the struggle for ...

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