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A court in Bulgaria has sentence two Lebanese men to life imprisonment over a deadly 2012 bus bombing which killed five Israelis. Bulgaria has blamed Hezbollah for the bombing.

Comment: A racist Tory government is doing everything it can to worsen conditions for asylum seekers and refugees. This death is on their hands, writes Malia Bouattia.

Teenage Sudanese boy found on <em>French</em> shore after drowning

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Teenage Sudanese boy found on French shore after drowning

A 16-year-old Sudanese teenager who apparently was trying to reach Britain by sea was found washed up on a French beach.

World surpasses 20 million coronavirus cases

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World surpasses 20 million coronavirus cases

The coronavirus pandemic chalked up another horrific milestone as the world surpassed 20 million recorded cases of infection from the tiny ...

Coronavirus: US hits 5 million cases as Trump criticised

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Coronavirus: US hits 5 million cases as Trump criticised

The United States reached the extraordinary milestone of five million coronavirus cases as President Donald Trump was accused of flouting the ...

Imogen Lambert

Facing years of repression, Palestinians continue to flee Gaza

Palestinians are leaving Gaza, fleeing a repressive Hamas administration and endless wars.

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Lebanese children detained for tearing down president's party poster

Five people, including three minors, were detained on Saturday after ripping down a banner for the party of Lebanese President Michel Aoun.

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Iraqi migrant drowns trying to swim to UK

Officials believe the man drowned while trying to swim from a beach in northern France to the UK.

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Two years on: Vibrant Qatar shrugs off Saudi-led blockade

Life in the Qatari capital still glimmers, nearly two years after its Arab neighbours declared a boycott of the Gulf country.

The Swiss man who said 'Allahu akbar'

Ruqaya Izzidien

The Swiss man who said 'Allahu akbar'

Comment: Fined for saying 'Allahu akbar'? Freedom of speech, but not for Switzerland's Muslims, writes Ruqaya Izzidien.

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France, UK agree action plan on migrant Channel crossings

France and the UK will increase surveillance patrols and focus on measures to dismantle trafficking gangs in one of the world's busiest shipping ...

Lebanese-raised car tycoon Carlos Ghosn charged with understating salary

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Lebanese-raised car tycoon Carlos Ghosn charged with understating salary

Lebanese-raised car tycoon Carlos Ghosn has been charged with understating his salary.

Activists seek criminal probe into migrant deaths off Libya

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Activists seek criminal probe into migrant deaths off Libya

German group Mission Lifeline called on Wednesday for an international criminal investigation after 15 migrants died following 11 days drifting ...

The Things I Would Tell You: British Muslim voices

Ilham Essalih

The Things I Would Tell You: British Muslim voices

Book Club: From short stories, to poetry and essays, The Things I would Tell You, successfully shows the diversity among British Muslim women, ...

Tourism beats terrorism: Holidaymakers return to Tunisia

Alessandra Bajec

Tourism beats terrorism: Holidaymakers return to Tunisia

Feature: Three years after deadly terrorist attacks, tourism is making a positive return in Tunisia, signalling the start of a real recovery, ...

Hassina Mechai

Using and abusing the state of emergency

Comment: The amorphous concept of 'terrorism' has created the opportunity for both foreign and domestic wars, writes Hassina Mechai.

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World's most expensive home 'linked to Saudi's MbS'

Two years ago a French chateau sold for $300 million, making it the most expensive home on earth. An investigation has shown the sale ...

Vacy Vlazna

Inside the Battle of Algiers: Lessons for Palestine

Comment: Zohra Drif's gripping account of her actions as a young freedom fighter in 1950s Algiers has important lessons for the Palestinian ...

Tom Charles

Boris Johnson's 'English lion' is an imperial embarrassment

Comment: The UK foreign secretary is not the only one who should be reassessing his imperialist outlook, writes Tom Charles.

'Total chaos' at scene of Las Ramblas Barcelona attack

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'Total chaos' at scene of Las Ramblas Barcelona attack

Several fatalities have been reported after a van ploughed into pedestrians along Barcelona's Las Ramblas on Thursday. This is a developing ...

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Bikini revolution: Thousands of Algerian women protest against 'traditionalists'

More than 3,200 women have joined forces to protest against anti-bikini 'traditionalists' after an image was circulated online.

Trial of suspected Tunisia museum attackers adjourned until October

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Trial of suspected Tunisia museum attackers adjourned until October

New trial of 22 suspected terrorists who could face the death sentence adjourned until the end of October.

'Classy' Lebanese <em>beach</em> resort goes cheap with burkini ban

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'Classy' Lebanese beach resort goes cheap with burkini ban

A woman attempting to enjoy a beach holiday with her family in Lebanon was forced to return home early after she was banned from ...

Lindsay Lohan covers up with Burkini on Thai <em>beach</em>

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Lindsay Lohan covers up with Burkini on Thai beach

Actress Lindsay Lohan was seen wearing the Burkini in Thailand, months after confirming rumours she was studying Islam.

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