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Three have been killed outside a church in the French city of Nice in what is being described as an 'Islamo-fascist attack'

Iraqi police fired stun grenades and tear gas at protesters who were burning tyres and hurling rocks on the strategic Al-Jumhuriyah bridge.

Black man shot by US police 'permanently paralyzed': family

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Black man shot by US police 'permanently paralyzed': family

The incident was the most recent in a series of allegedly unjustified police shootings and killings of African Americans that have sparked outrage in the United States.

'End of the world': Countdown to Beirut's devastating blast

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

'End of the world': Countdown to Beirut's devastating blast

More than 180 people were killed when an explosion rocked the Lebanese capital earlier this month, devastating much of the city and changing ...

Renewed Lebanon protests as ministers quit

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Renewed Lebanon protests as ministers quit

Two members of Lebanon's government have quit over a deadly blast that unleashed public rage against the country's ruling class.

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Lebanon president rejects global probe into Beirut port blast

Despite many calls for an independent probe into the Beirut blast, Lebanon's president rejected an international investigation into the tragedy.

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Rescuers scour Beirut blast zone as first arrests made

Rescuers are combing through the blast site, searching for missing people as the country reels from the tragedy.

The New Arab Staff

Israeli official says Lebanon blast a 'gift from God'

In a Facebook post responding to the devastating Beirut blast, former Israeli MK Moshe Feiglin said the incident was a 'gift from God'.

The New Arab Staff

Deaths and hundreds wounded in Beirut blasts: Red Cross

At least ten people were reported dead, medical sources told The New Arab’s Arabic-language site, adding that there were still bodies inside the ...

'Egyptian king' Mo Salah lifts trophy in national flag

The New Arab Staff

'Egyptian king' Mo Salah lifts trophy in national flag

Wednesday's win for Liverpool was also a moment of pride for Egyptians around the world.

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Three Turkish military police killed in fireworks truck blast

Three police officers were killed and six others wounded as they unloaded fireworks from a truck to be destroyed in a controlled ...

4 dead, 97 injured in blast at Turkish factory

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

4 dead, 97 injured in blast at Turkish factory

Four people were killed and at least 97 injured due to an explosion at a fireworks factory in Turkey.

Turkey summons Austrian envoy over Kurdish-Turkish clashes in Vienna

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Turkey summons Austrian envoy over Kurdish-Turkish clashes in Vienna

Austria also summoned the Turkish ambassador over the clashes between Kurdish and Turkish nationalist demonstrators.

Iran coronavirus death toll rises above 600

The New Arab & agencies

Iran coronavirus death toll rises above 600

The Islamic Republic has more than 12,000 confirmed Covid-19 cases.

Lebanon's post-Civil War generation flock to streets without fear

Nicholas Frakes

Lebanon's post-Civil War generation flock to streets without fear

Since the start of Lebanon's massive country-wide protests, youngsters have been constantly on the front lines of the protests calling for ...

The New Arab

37 injured as Lebanese protesters attack Beirut banks

Lebanese protesters have attacked banks in downtown Beirut in response to arbitrarily imposed restrictions on money withdrawal and transfers, as the country’s political and economic crises continue.

Afnan Hassab Jaffar

Sudan's year long march to democracy and reform

The year 2019 will undoubtedly forever be engraved in the hearts and minds of the people of Sudan who celebrated the start of the New Year ...

The New Arab

Russia marks New Year in Syria by bombing Idlib

Russia carried out airstrike on Idlib as the opposition province marked the New Year.

The New Arab & agencies

Lebanon's new PM promises 'government of experts' amid protests

Lebanon's sectarian politics flared as Sunni protesters rallied to protest the nomination of Hassan Diab, who has the support of Shia group ...

Hundreds riot in Beirut after anti-Shia video goes viral

The New Arab

Hundreds riot in Beirut after anti-Shia video goes viral

Hundreds of rioters have thrown rocks and fireworks at police in Beirut after a video insulting Shia religious and political figures ...

The New Arab & agencies

Protesters in Iraq celebrate football win against Iran

For many, the triumph over Iran was a powerful symbol of their movement, which has left over 320 dead and thousands wounded.

Pro-government violence threatens Lebanon’s mourning protesters demanding activist’s release

The New Arab

Pro-government violence threatens Lebanon’s mourning protesters demanding activist’s release

Despite increasing violence from armed pro-government supporters, Lebanon’s protesters filled streets in Beirut and Baabda to mourn Alaa Abou ...

Tuk-tuk: The unlikely symbol of a revolution in Iraq

Taif Alkhudary

Tuk-tuk: The unlikely symbol of a revolution in Iraq

Comment: A month after Iraq erupted in protest, we should celebrate the new informed, resourceful and creative generation that is now emerging, ...

Iraq forces cause bloodshed in Baghdad following Karbala killings

The New Arab & agencies

Iraq forces cause bloodshed in Baghdad following Karbala killings

Iraqi security forces fired live ammunition at crowds gathering on Baghdad's bridges and marching towards government buildings, just hours after ...

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