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Barack Obama's recollection of his early White House years reopens the debate about the former US president's controversial Middle East policy.

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.

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 drag on.

How Arab American voters could swing Michigan against Trump

Brooke Anderson

How Arab American voters could swing Michigan against Trump

In-depth: The Arab American vote could play a crucial role in the battleground state of Michigan, with the community getting ready for close, ...

Biden could reset US ties with Saudi Arabia: report

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Biden could reset US ties with Saudi Arabia: report

Saudi Arabia could be set for a new relationship with the US, if Joe Biden win's next month's election.

The New Arab

Justin Amash seeks US Presidential nomination

Progressives have warned any undecided voter who is 'Amash-curious' to steer clear, for his track record against support for almost 'any public institution'.

The New Arab & agencies

Americans killed in Al-Shabaab attack on Kenya military base

Three US citizens died in the attack including a service member and two civilian defence contractors, the American military confirmed.

Paul McLoughlin

Does the UK's 'anti-BDS law' suggest a pro-Israel shift?

Analysis: Just days after the Conservative Party won another general election, the government has suggested it could implement new anti-BDS ...

Samuel Woodhams

Digital authoritarianism is rising in the Middle East

Comment: The US must condemn digital rights abuses by its Middle East allies, writes Sam Woodhams.

Outrage after US Senate passes 'unconstitutional' bill criminalising BDS

The New Arab

Outrage after US Senate passes 'unconstitutional' bill criminalising BDS

The US Senate approved the Middle East Security bill on Tuesday, despite the fact rights groups say it violates the First Amendment by ...

Hilary Aked

Argentina make a Messi of Israel's anti-BDS campaign

Comment: Despite Israel's efforts to smother BDS, the Argentinian team's move proves decisively that the movement can and will continue to grow ...

2018: Russia inquiry will be thorn in Trump's side

Imad K. Harb

2018: Russia inquiry will be thorn in Trump's side

Comment: 2018 will be the the year the going gets tough for President Trump, writes Imad K. Harb.

Why the Israel lobby fears it's losing Labour

Hilary Aked

Why the Israel lobby fears it's losing Labour

Comment: The consolidation of a left-wing, pro-Palestinian leader's power, has been bad news for Israel's supporters in Labour, writes ...

After Jerusalem, Trump will have blood on his hands

Hilary Aked

After Jerusalem, Trump will have blood on his hands

Comment: Israel's support for Trump's embassy move would expose its 'desire for peace' as a lie, writes Hilary Aked.

 Former Saudi spy: Lebanon’s crisis stems from Yemen

Gaja Pellegrini-Bettoli

Former Saudi spy: Lebanon’s crisis stems from Yemen

Indepth: The New Arab discussed with a former MI5 agent the reasons behind Saudi's reasons for pressuring Lebanon's delicate institutional ...

Omar Sabbour

Stop the War Coalition is not against Western intervention

Comment: As Raqqa gets destroyed, the Stop the War Coalition is nowhere to be heard, leaving Syria solidarity protesters to demonstrate in front of US embassies alone, writes Omar Sabbour.

Britain-Palestine All-Party Parliamentary Group

UK lawmakers call out 'humanitarian crisis' in Gaza

Comment: An open letter from the Britain-Palestine All-Party Parliamentary Group to the UK's Minister for International Development, expressing ...

Charlie Hoyle

Torch-bearing US white supremacists march ahead of far-right rally

Hundreds of torch-wielding white nationalists marched at the University of Virginia in Charlottesville on Friday evening as the town braces for ...

The New Arab

Trump transgender army ban outrages Americans

Donald Trump's announcement that transgender men and women will not be able to serve in the military has angered Americans and former servicemen.

Australia is having an identity crisis

Amal Awad

Australia is having an identity crisis

Comment: Growing up as an Arab-Muslim in the West, I was expected to forge an 'Australian' identity, even when I wasn't considered Australian, ...

The New Arab

Trump hints at self-pardon as Russia probe intensifies

Donald Trump has said on Twitter that as president he has the power to pardon himself, as a probe into alleged collusion with Russia continues.

May vs Corbyn on Britain's failing counter-terrorism policy

Hilary Aked

May vs Corbyn on Britain's failing counter-terrorism policy

Comment: The 'Prevent' strategy divides the United Kingdom, with Conservatives wanting to bolster a policy which critics say is both ...

May vs Corbyn on Britain's failing counter-terrorism policy

Hilary Aked

May vs Corbyn on Britain's failing counter-terrorism policy

Comment: The 'Prevent' strategy divides the United Kingdom, with Conservatives wanting to bolster a policy which critics say is both ...

You're fired! Comey sacking shocks US politics You're fired! Comey sacking shocks US politics

The New Arab & agencies

You're fired! Comey sacking shocks US politics

US President Donald Trump fired FBI director James Comey late Tuesday in a shock move which drew immediate comparisons with the Watergate ...

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