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Rising to power by claiming to fix the US, Donald Trump has left a turbulent legacy.

Bashar al-Assad responded to Trump admitting that he wanted to assassinate the Syrian dictator in 2017.

Houthi court sentences Trump, Mohammed bin Salman to death

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Houthi court sentences Trump, Mohammed bin Salman to death

A Houthi-run court called for the execution of US President Donald Trump and Saudi King Salman over a deadly 2019 airstrike.

Syria calls US 'rogue state' over Assad 'assassination plan'

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Syria calls US 'rogue state' over Assad 'assassination plan'

The Assad regime likened the US to a 'terrorist group' after Trump said he had suggested assassinating the Syrian dictator in 2017.

Trump 'wanted to kill Assad' after Syria chemical attack

The New Arab Staff

Trump 'wanted to kill Assad' after Syria chemical attack

Trump had earlier denied reports that he planned to assassinate the Syrian leader.

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Trump losing military support in election

Just 37.4 percent of active personnel in the US military support President Donald Trump's re-election, while 43.1 percent back his Democratic opponent Joe Biden, according to a new poll Monday.

Kristian Coates Ulrichsen

Mohammed bin Zayed's preferences regarding UAE foreign policy

Comment: Kristian Coates Ulrichsen takes a deep dive into what's driving bin Zayed's aggressive foreign policy agenda, the risks involved, and ...

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Coronavirus tracking projects renew questions about UAE's mass surveillance

The UAE has started using its 'Oyoon' surveillance system to monitor coronavirus en masse, but many believe the technology created and data ...

Khaled Sid Mohand

How Abu Dhabi is helping out Damascus

Comment: Khaled Sid Mohand of The Justice and Liberties for All Committee discusses normalisation, and the UAE's monetary, military and security ...

Trump disregarding US constitution, Colin Powell says

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Trump disregarding US constitution, Colin Powell says

Former military chief Colin Powell warned that US President Donald Trump is drifting away from the constitution.

The New Arab

This is why Iran targeted Iraq's Ain al-Asad base

Explainer: In targeting Ain al-Asad, Iran wanted to send a message to Donald Trump.

Donald Trump insists Iran will not have nuclear weapons

The New Arab

Donald Trump insists Iran will not have nuclear weapons

Donald Trump took to his favourite social media platform, Twitter, to let Iran know in capital letters that it will not have nuclear weapons.

Yemen in Focus: UAE wants its Aden power-station back

Sana Uqba

Yemen in Focus: UAE wants its Aden power-station back

This week we look at a bizarre move by the UAE in Aden, the end of its Red Crescent programme, Houthi execution and a five-year siege of Taiz.

Turkey sanctions signal Trump's weakness as impeachment looms

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Turkey sanctions signal Trump's weakness as impeachment looms

Comment: Trump's decision to withdraw troops from Syria and sanction Turkey has exposed a weak US president with little diplomatic credibility, ...

Houthi court issues 'subpoena' for Trump, Obama and MbS

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Houthi court issues 'subpoena' for Trump, Obama and MbS

A Houthi court has summoned prominent figures such as Donald Trump and Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman.

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EU concerned Turkey's Syria operation could trigger refugee crisis

A threat by Turkey to send its troops into northeast Syria might provoke a new wave of refugees to Europe, the European Union warned.

The New Arab & agencies

Top Republican warns 'precipitous' Syria pullout benefits Russia, Iran

The top Republican in Congress warned that an abrupt pullback of US troops from Turkey's border with Syria would only benefit Russia, Iran and ...

The New Arab

Pakistan most dangerous country in the world: Mattis

Former US Defence Secretary Jim Mattis has described Pakistan as a threat to the world.

The New Arab & agencies

Islamic State 'resurging' in Syria as US pulls troops

The Islamic State group is exploiting weaknesses in local forces to make gains, a report from the Office of Inspector General said on Tuesday.

Bolton warns of 'strong response' to any Gulf attack

The New Arab & agencies

Bolton warns of 'strong response' to any Gulf attack

President Donald Trump's national security adviser warned Iran that any attacks in the Persian Gulf will draw a 'very strong response' from the ...

The New Arab

Kelly Craft: Who is Trump's nominee for UN envoy?

The environment and the Palestinian cause look set to suffer under the pending appointment of the staunch Republican and wife of coal-mining ...

Trump says US will keep 400 troops in Syria

The New Arab & agencies

Trump says US will keep 400 troops in Syria

US President Donald Trump has backtracked on a pledge to pull American troops out of Syria.

The future of US troops in Syria and Iraq

Paul Iddon

The future of US troops in Syria and Iraq

Analysis: With rising anti-US sentiment in both countries, President Trump may not be able to keep troops deployed, even if he wants to, notes ...

Trump brazenly back peddles on Syria troop pull-out pledge

The New Arab

Trump brazenly back peddles on Syria troop pull-out pledge

Donald Trump has said he agrees '100 percent' with keeping some troops in Syria.

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