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Qatar's Defence Minister Khalid Al-Attiyah said that Donald Trump has abandoned his support for blockading countries.

The Syrian government is being pulled up by the Dutch government on alleged human rights abuses.

US sanctions 'ruining lives', Iran tells UN court

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

US sanctions 'ruining lives', Iran tells UN court

Iran has urged the ICJ to hear its bid to overturn US nuclear sanctions.

US, Iran battle over sanctions at <em>ICJ</em> court

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

US, Iran battle over sanctions at ICJ court

The US and Iran will face off at the UN's top court on Monday in the latest round of a battle over sanctions on Tehran reimposed by President ...

Aegean angst: Greece and Turkey's dangerous Eastern Mediterranean game

Eva J. Koulouriotis

Aegean angst: Greece and Turkey's dangerous Eastern Mediterranean game

Tensions between Greece and Turkey have ignited a geopolitical storm in the Eastern Mediterranean.

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

UAE inflicted ‘maximum suffering’ on Qataris, UN court hears

Qatar’s representative to the International Court of Justice has accused the UAE of trying to inflict ‘maximum suffering’ on Qatari citizens during a three year blockade of the Gulf country.

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Qatar crisis with UAE returns to top UN court

The three-year-old crisis pitting Qatar against several Middle East nations returns to the UN's top court this week with hearings in a case ...

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Saudi Aramco chief sounds optimistic over oil demand rise

The head of Saudi Aramco said Monday he was optimistic that the global demand for oil was growing as the worst of the coronavirus pandemic ...

The New Arab Staff

Trump rejected Saudi proposal to invade Qatar: report

In a phone call with Donald Trump, Saudi King Salman proposed a ground invasion of Qatar.

US diplomat says America pushing to end Qatar crisis

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

US diplomat says America pushing to end Qatar crisis

"I think our role and the role of Kuwait is to do what we can to foster dialogue, to help them make progress," the American diplomat said.

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Qatar Airways seeks $5bn compensation over airspace closure

"These measures specifically targeted Qatar Airways, with the objective of shuttering Qatar Airways' local operations."

'Vindicated Qatar' says blockading states will face justice

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

'Vindicated Qatar' says blockading states will face justice

Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Bahrain and Egypt will soon face justice for violating international rules, Qatar said on Tuesday, after ...

Qatar wins air blockade case at top UN court

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Qatar wins air blockade case at top UN court

The Hague-based court said it unanimously 'rejects the appeal' by the rival states against a decision in favour of Qatar over sovereign airspace.

'Another Palestine': Kashmiris fear demographic change under domicile law

Hanan Zaffar

'Another Palestine': Kashmiris fear demographic change under domicile law

India has issued 25,000 domicile certificates to non-Kashmiris, raising fears that New Delhi is engineering demographic change in the ...

As annexation looms, no one will hold Israel accountable

Nour Odeh

As annexation looms, no one will hold Israel accountable

Analysis: A lack of political will in the international community will allow Israeli annexation to proceed with impunity.

The New Arab & agencies

Myanmar files first Rohingya case report to ICJ

Myanmar has submitted its first report to the ICJ on steps taken to prevent the genocide of the Rohingya Muslim population.

Faysal and Nizar Mohamad

Trump's 'Deal of the Century' hijacked the international order

Comment: The PA and EU have a chance to reclaim an international order hijacked by Israeli obstructionism and American unpredictability, write ...

The New Arab & agencies

16 Rohingya Muslims killed after overcrowded refugee boat capsizes

The death toll of a capsized boat full of Rohingya Muslim refugees has risen to at least 16.

CJ Werleman

Why the ICJ ruling won't save Rohingya Muslims

The ICJ's ruling, while commendable and historic, does little to change realities on the ground for not only 1.3 million Rohingya refugees, but ...

Justice for Rohingya requires more than an <em>ICJ</em> ruling

Tasnim Nazeer

Justice for Rohingya requires more than an ICJ ruling

Comment: The ICJ ruling to protect Rohingya Muslims is a positive step, but by no means will guarantee their safety, writes Tasnim ...

The New Arab

Two Rohingya women killed in Myanmar shelling

Just days after the UN's top court ordered the country to protect the beleaguered Muslim minority, two Rohingya women were killed.

Rohingya Muslims hail UN ruling on Myanmar genocide

The New Arab & agencies

Rohingya Muslims hail UN ruling on Myanmar genocide

Some members of the Rohingya Muslim minority hailed the ruling by the UN's top court, while others were skeptical it would be implemented.

Top UN court orders Myanmar to 'prevent' Rohingya genocide

The New Arab & agencies

Top UN court orders Myanmar to 'prevent' Rohingya genocide

The International Court of Justice (ICJ) has ordered measures to prevent the genocide of Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar.

The UK-based grassroots charity taking on the Rohingya crisis

Tahmina Begum

The UK-based grassroots charity taking on the Rohingya crisis

The New Arab Meets: Rahima Begum whose international human rights organisation from East London is contributing proof to the case on the ...

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