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Two decades after the second Palestinian intifada began, a new generation has grown up while hopes for a Palestinian state and freedom from Israeli occupation have failed to materialize.

Comment: In this three-part series, Dr Azmi Bishara takes a deep dive look at how citizens and states have responded to an unprecedented coronavirus pandemic that is reshaping our world.

Iconic Tlaib speech condemns 'separate and unequal' Israeli apartheid

Josh Ruebner

Iconic Tlaib speech condemns 'separate and unequal' Israeli apartheid

Comment: Tlaib's fiery speech on Palestinian rights, delivered in the House of Representatives challenges Democrats to pressure Israel to end its apartheid rule, writes Josh Ruebner.

Man arrested for insulting UAE culture in viral video

The New Arab

Man arrested for insulting UAE culture in viral video

Dubai Police have arrested a man of Arab origin for publishing a video on social media, insulting local traditions.

Mashrou Leila light up London's Roundhouse in edgy defiance

Florence Dixon

Mashrou Leila light up London's Roundhouse in edgy defiance

'This is f***ing realness!': Lebanese band Mashrou Leila kick off their first UK tour at London's edgy venue Roundhouse with their charismatic ...

The New Arab & agencies

Iraqi farmers fight to save cattle from drought

Huge losses of life and livelihood as Iraq's farmers battle to keep their livestock safe and hydrated.

The New Arab & agencies

Crowds greet Ahed Tamimi after release from Israeli prison

Ahed Tamimi's release was met with celebrating crowds and media attention.

The New Arab & agencies

Japan's Arabic speaking ambassador wins Iraqi hearts and minds

While foreign diplomats often struggle to win over ordinary Iraqis, Japan's departing ambassador has stolen hearts - thanks to witty social ...

The New Arab & agencies

Thousands protest in Jordan over IMF-backed austerity measures

Angry protests rocked cities across Jordan overnight against IMF-backed austerity measures, hours after the government and unions failed to ...

Millennials hold the key to freeing Palestine

CJ Werleman

Millennials hold the key to freeing Palestine

Comment: Time is running out for Israel, writes CJ Werleman. Demographics (and international law) are on the Palestinians' side.

Elias Jahshan

The Nakba: A Palestinian inheritance of trauma

Comment: Until the Israeli government's occupation and dispossession policies change, the Nakba will continue, writes Elias Jahshan.

Hundreds of Palestinians injured in Friday's Gaza protests

The New Arab

Hundreds of Palestinians injured in Friday's Gaza protests

Hundreds of Palestinians have been left wounded and 49 shot dead as Great Return March protests enters its sixth week.

Israel 'suffocates medical workers with gas bombs' in Gaza

The New Arab

Israel 'suffocates medical workers with gas bombs' in Gaza

Hundreds of Palestinians, including aid workers were suffocated by Israeli gas bombs during this week's Great Return March protests.

Israel is lying about Gaza journalists. Here's the proof

The New Arab & agencies

Israel is lying about Gaza journalists. Here's the proof

Video: Israeli military propaganda claiming journalists in Gaza are willingly being used as human shields by Palestinian militants has been ...

Kashmir and Palestine: A history of occupation and solidarity

Rouf Dar

Kashmir and Palestine: A history of occupation and solidarity

Comment: As India and Israel entwine in a military romance, the Kashmir-Palestine bond remains steadfast, united by their common struggle for a ...

Uri Levy

Meeting Lukasz Gikiewicz: This week in Middle East football

Blog: The Polish striker has been making headlines with his impressive score rate. He spoke to Uri Levy for The New Arab.

Elias Jahshan

So, you want to wear a keffiyeh?

Comment: To capitalise on the keffiyeh without the knowledge, sensitivity or respect it is due, is inappropriate and offensive, writes ...

The New Arab & agencies

Israeli security guard stabbed as Jerusalem protests flare up

A Palestinian stabbed and seriously wounded an Israeli security guard in Jerusalem on Sunday, amid unrest over the White House's declaration of ...

The New Arab & agencies

Muslims pray outside White House to protest Jerusalem move

Hundreds of worshippers laid out their prayer mats at a park in front of the president's residence.

From a Palestinian refugee camp to international boutiques

The New Arab & agencies

From a Palestinian refugee camp to international boutiques

From a small workshop in the Palestinian refugee camp of Jerash in Jordan, Halima al-Ankassuri embroiders traditional patterns destined for sale ...

The New Arab & agencies

Israeli right-wingers photoshop president wearing Palestinian keffiyeh

Israeli police announced an investigation into a photoshopped picture of President Reuven Rivlin wearing a Palestinian headscarf that has gone ...

There's no shortage of Middle Eastern Wonder Women

Hadani Ditmars

There's no shortage of Middle Eastern Wonder Women

Blog: Gal Gadot's Wonder Woman may have stormed the box office, but more real-life super-heroines are fighting for justice every day, writes ...

UK voters face stark choice over Palestine

Tom Charles

UK voters face stark choice over Palestine

Comment: President Trump's engagement in the Middle East makes the outcome of the UK election even more important for Palestinians, writes Tom ...

After Trump's tour, UK voters face choice over Palestine

Tom Charles

After Trump's tour, UK voters face choice over Palestine

Comment: President Trump's engagement in the Middle East makes the outcome of the UK election even more important for Palestinians, writes Tom ...

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