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Nobel Peace Prize winner Malala Yousafzai has called on the UK government not to go ahead with a planned cut to overseas aid.

The British government suffered a legal blow on Wednesday after the Supreme Court ruled in favour of a pro-Palestine organisation.

On Palestine, <em>Labour</em> leadership contenders are failing, once again

Malia Bouattia

On Palestine, Labour leadership contenders are failing, once again

Comment: When it comes to international solidarity and Palestine, we're seeing a return to the pre-Corbyn status quo, writes Malia Bouattia.

Corbyn 'plans Iraq visit to cement anti-imperialist legacy': report

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Corbyn 'plans Iraq visit to cement anti-imperialist legacy': report

UK Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn is allegedly planning to visit Iraq in a bid to cement his anti-imperialist legacy before stepping down ...

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

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 ...

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UK's prime minister Boris Johnson to pass anti-BDS law

Prime Minister Boris Johnson is expected to list the anti-BDS motion as one of the government's priorities during the Queen’s Speech on Thursday.

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Israel's Netanyahu hails 'historic' election victory for Boris Johnson

Netanyahu praised Boris Johnson and said his election victory was a 'great day' for UK-Israel relations.

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Conservatives win landslide majority in UK 'Brexit election'

With 648 of the 650 results declared on Friday, the Conservatives had 363 seats and the main opposition Labour Party 203.

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Leading Muslim group accuses BBC of Tory Islamophobia ‘incitement’

The Muslim Council of Britain has slammed the BBC for neglecting 'institutional and widespread' Islamophobia in the Conservative Party while ...

How will UK elections impact the Middle East?

Charlie Hoyle

How will UK elections impact the Middle East?

Brexit has dominated Britain's political landscape since 2016. But with general elections coming up, what can voters expect from the three main ...

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Islamic State group claims London Bridge attack

IS has claimed convicted terrorist Usman Khan, who carried out Friday’s deadly London attack, was one of its fighters, as Prime Minister Boris ...

Our NHS is already on life support

Malia Bouattia

Our NHS is already on life support

Comment: Tory plans to inject corporate involvement into healthcare would see Britain's most vulnerable suffer the most, writes Malia Bouattia.

Video emerges of Labour's Corbyn criticising BBC 'pro-Israel bias'

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Video emerges of Labour's Corbyn criticising BBC 'pro-Israel bias'

The clip resurfaced online on Friday after being originally filmed when Corbyn was a backbench member of parliament in 2011.

Britain's Muslims angry about Islamophobia in Tory party

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Britain's Muslims angry about Islamophobia in Tory party

The Muslim Council of Britain has called on the Conservative Party to step up when it comes to Islamophobia, accusing it of 'denial, dismissal ...

<em>Labour</em> to launch race <em>manifesto</em> to tackle inequality

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Labour to launch race manifesto to tackle inequality

The UK's main opposition Labour Party unveiled a special manifesto on race and faith, proposing that children be taught about ...

Malia Bouattia

Labour manifesto kisses goodbye to Blair's toxic legacy

Comment: Labour's manifesto isn't perfect, but it presents a foreign policy that learns from past errors, and promises a more peaceful and just future, writes Malia Bouattia.

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South Africa blocks arms sales to Saudi Arabia, UAE

The move came after both Gulf states refused inspection requests by South African officials, which is required under the country’s export laws.

Asa Winstanley

Labour's 'anti-Semitism crisis' is a manufactured scare campaign

Comment: Jeremy Corbyn has been targeted by an organised smear campaign led by the Israel lobby and Labour's right wing, writes Asa Winstanley.

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Labour to halt arms sales to Israel, Saudi Arabia

Labour vowed to 'conduct a root-and-branch reform of our arms exports regime so ministers can never again turn a blind eye to ...

Norway mosque shooting 'attempted act of terror'

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Norway mosque shooting 'attempted act of terror'

The suspect praised the assailant of the deadly New Zealand mosque attacks on an online forum hours before the shooting.

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Norway mosque shooter overpowered by 75-year-old worshipper

A gunman armed with multiple weapons opened fire in a mosque near the Norwegian capital Oslo on Saturday, injuring one person before being ...

Comrade Corbyn supports Russian imperialism in Syria

Sam Hamad

Comrade Corbyn supports Russian imperialism in Syria

Comment: Corbyn's criticism of UK support for the Free Syrian Police, coupled with his support for Russian intervention, means he is on the ...

Corbyn's Balfour boycott represents stand for Palestinian justice

Diana Alghoul

Corbyn's Balfour boycott represents stand for Palestinian justice

For Palestinians, Corbyn boycotting the invitation to the Balfour celebration anniversary shows that not everybody in the UK political elite is ...

Corbyn's <em>Labour</em> must move beyond its <em>manifesto</em>

Malia Bouattia

Corbyn's Labour must move beyond its manifesto

Comment: The Labour Party's 2017 Manifesto was rooted in social justice, but its now up to grassroots communities to ...

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