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The US has agreed to sell top-of-the-line F-35 fighter jets to the UAE following normalisation.

The New Arab Meets: Blair Imani, the 26-year-old powerhouse balancing authorship and activism in a heavily divided, election-heavy America.

Progressivism, Palestine and the next US president

Florence Dixon

Progressivism, Palestine and the next US president

The New Arab Meets: Palestinian-American scholar Yousef Munayyer to discuss what this election means for the future of pro-Palestinian activism in the US.

Trump invites anti-immigrant campaigner Nigel Farage on campaign trail

The New Arab Staff

Trump invites anti-immigrant campaigner Nigel Farage on campaign trail

The US president invited the Brexit Party founder on to the stage at a campaign rally in Arizona despite Covid-19 restrictions against the entry ...

Trump, <em>Biden</em> battle for Florida on same day

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Trump, Biden battle for Florida on same day

Trump and Biden are rallying voters just hours apart in the strategic swing state of Florida.

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Philadelphia protests erupt over police killing of Black man

A Black man whose family said suffered from mental health issues was killed by police in Philadelphia, sparking protests in the US city days ahead of the presidential election.

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Oil sinks more than 5% on fears over demand

Oil prices slumped shedding more than five percent as traders fear that coronavirus will continue to bring down the value for crude.

The New Arab Staff

Early US numbers reach half of total 2016 turnout

Democrats lead among the high number of early votes but election day remains up in the air, analysts say.

Amr Salahi

Why US elections present Syrians with a complex dilemma

Syrian Americans have been affected by Trump's discriminatory policies and his 'Muslim ban' but many of them fear that a Biden ...

The Arab American Republicans voting for Trump

Yousef H. Alshammari

The Arab American Republicans voting for Trump

In-depth: Over a third of Arab Americans polled say they prefer Donald Trump - an indication that many still gravitate towards the Republican ...

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Biden insists he'll tackle virus as Trump pushes 'super-recovery'

Joe Biden promised to tackle the coronavirus pandemic in the US if he became President as US cases continue to skyrocket.

Iowa embraced Trump, but may help vote him out

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Iowa embraced Trump, but may help vote him out

Trumpian Iowa may now help vote the President out after expressing they were sold a dream that never came to fruition when the state was ...

This Arab American, woman, scientist is voting for respect

Sarafina El-Badry Nance

This Arab American, woman, scientist is voting for respect

Comment: I'm proud to be voting for a president who will restore the rights of women and BIPOC, and respect the science surrounding Covid-19 and ...

US senators seek to declare China 'genocide' against Uighurs

The New Arab Staff

US senators seek to declare China 'genocide' against Uighurs

The text states that China's campaign "against Uighurs, ethnic Kazakhs, Kyrgyz and members of other Muslim minority groups in the Xinjiang ...

<em>Biden</em> and the Saudi quagmire in Yemen

Giorgio Cafiero and Monica Leung

Biden and the Saudi quagmire in Yemen

Analysis: Few countries, if any, will feel the consequences of the 2020 US election as much as Yemen

The New Arab Staff

Biden preferred candidate among Arab-Americans, poll finds

Most Arab-American voters view President Donald Trump as 'ineffective' in addressing the community’s priority concerns.

The New Arab Staff

Biden becomes first candidate to provide Arabic-language campaign material

Joe Biden has provided an official translation of campaign material into Arabic uploaded on his website.

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Trump boosted by Supreme Court confirmation ahead of election

President Donald Trump's reelection campaign was boosted with the confirmation of his latest Supreme Court nominee on Monday.

Nour Odeh

US election 2020: What's at stake for Palestine?

Analysis: Trump's presidency has been a disaster for Palestinians, but Biden does not offer the kind of fundamental changes needed in ...

US solidifies sanctions against Iran oil before election

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

US solidifies sanctions against Iran oil before election

Trump's administration slapped fresh sanctions on Iran's oil sector including over sales to Syria and Venezuela, reducing Joe Biden's ...

Sarah Alaoui

This election holds special importance for Arab Americans

Comment: Arab Americans must overcome their disenchantment with US politics as their vote in this year's tightly contested election could make ...

Arabs favour <em>Biden</em> over Trump in US election: poll

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Arabs favour Biden over Trump in US election: poll

While Arab-American voters prefer Biden according to a recent opinion poll, Trump is widely seen as the preferred candidate among a ...

Israel says to trial Covid-19 vaccine from next month

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Israel says to trial Covid-19 vaccine from next month

Israel will begin its first clinical trials of a novel coronavirus vaccine next month, authorities said, as the country grapples with a second ...

Armenia, Azerbaijan agree to new ceasefire

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Armenia, Azerbaijan agree to new ceasefire

Armenia and Azerbaijan have again agreed to respect a "humanitarian ceasefire" in the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, after previous attempts to stem ...

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