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The tentative alliance between Israel and the UAE could be on the rocks over the sale of possible F-35s to the Emirates.

An American contractor died during an altercation with US Marines in Iraq, prompting a trial.

UN announces start of Libya Central Bank audit

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

UN announces start of Libya Central Bank audit

The audit approval follows months of international pressure.

Russia 'hired' Syrians to fight in Libya, sources say

The New Arab Staff

Russia 'hired' Syrians to fight in Libya, sources say

Russia reportedly hired hundreds of Syrian mercenaries to fight in Libya during an escalation of violence last month.

Mother of stabbed British-Lebanese teenager dies 'with broken heart'

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Mother of stabbed British-Lebanese teenager dies 'with broken heart'

Debbie Makki, the mother of UK stabbing victim Yousef Makki died on Sunday, heartbroken over the legal 'injustice' of her son's case.

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Rights activists urge Newcastle United to reject Saudi deal

Reports emerged earlier this week that the potential Saudi takeover of the Newcastle football club was edging closer, after legal documents were lodged with the UK's regulator of companies.

The New Arab & agencies

Saudi closes in on Newcastle football club takeover deal

A deal allowing a Saudi Arabian group backed primarily by Mohammed bin Salman to take over Newcastle United football club appears to be on the ...

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Katie Hopkins tricked into accepting fake award by prankster

A YouTube prankster has documented how he tricked Katie Hopkins into flying to Prague for a fake ceremony where she accepted the 'Campaign To ...

Anthony Harwood

Dakar Rally opens dark new chapter in Saudi sportswashing

Comment: An 'open' Saudi Arabia has nothing to do with hosting sporting events, and everything to do with transparency and accountability, ...

Portuguese motorcycle rider killed during Saudi Arabia's Dakar Rally

The New Arab & agencies

Portuguese motorcycle rider killed during Saudi Arabia's Dakar Rally

Paulo Goncalves died in a fall after seventh stage of the gruelling motorsport event, held for the first time in Saudi Arabia.

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Navy SEAL pardoned by Trump called 'evil' by comrades

Video testimony provided to war crimes investigators and published by The New York Times showed former members of Eddie Gallagher's elite ...

Anthony <em>Joshua</em> under flak for MbS selfie

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Anthony Joshua under flak for MbS selfie

Saudi Arabia's biggest boxing match led to accusations of sports washing.

Saudi Arabia to stage first women's pro golf event

The New Arab & agencies

Saudi Arabia to stage first women's pro golf event

Saudi Arabia will host a professional women's golf tournament in 2020, despite boycotts by golf superstars Tiger Woods and Rory McIlroy earlier ...

US-Saudi downplay Florida terror shooting as ties scrutinised

James Reinl

US-Saudi downplay Florida terror shooting as ties scrutinised

Friday's killing spree has called in to question how the Trump administration has doubled down on a security-for-cash arrangement with a Gulf ...

<em>Joshua</em> beats <em>Ruiz</em> in controversial Saudi Arabia fight

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Joshua beats Ruiz in controversial Saudi Arabia fight

The fight was played out to a backdrop of concerns that Saudi Arabia was using this and other big sporting events to divert attention from its ...

Sam Hamad

Joshua-Ruiz rematch puts Saudi sportswashing back in the ring

Comment: Lured by vast sums of money, the boxing elite has opted to bury its head in the sand when it comes to Saudi Arabia's shameful record, writes Sam Hamad.

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British boxing fans flood Riyadh for Joshua-Ruiz rematch

Around 5,000 tickets have been sold to British fans so far to attend the controversial rematch in Saudi Arabia.

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Man attempts mid-air escape from London-Riyadh flight

A man who reportedly suffered a panic attack was restrained by his fellow travellers when he attempted to open a plane's door while it was ...

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‘Money talks’: Anthony Joshua slammed for Saudi boxing match

British boxing champion Anthony Joshua has been under growing criticism for his decision to fight in Saudi Arabia, with Amnesty saying ...

Boys left scarred after using black henna in Egypt

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Boys left scarred after using black henna in Egypt

Two British boys were left scarred after being tattooed with dangerous black henna on a holiday in Egypt.

Mel Plant

Egypt is building a concrete wall around Sharm el-Sheikh

Investigation: Desperate for foreign cash, the Egyptian regime has cooked up a plan to revive the tourist mecca of Sharm el-Sheikh by building a ...

Iran moves another step away from nuclear deal commitments

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Iran moves another step away from nuclear deal commitments

Iran said on Friday it had taken a step to further downgrade its commitments to a 2015 nuclear deal with the world’s most powerful nations, ...

India's bludgeoning of Kashmir

Kevin Schwartz

India's bludgeoning of Kashmir

Comment: India's treatment of Kashmiris shows that the global practice of Muslim repression has now reached new heights, writes Kevin Schwartz.

MbS plugs economic vision at <em>Ruiz</em> v <em>Joshua</em> presser

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MbS plugs economic vision at Ruiz v Joshua presser

Heavyweight boxers Andy Ruiz and Anthony Joshua kicked off the promotional tour for their upcoming rematch with a news ...

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