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Comment: In utter secrecy, France and Israel are cooperating on the digital warfare of the future, despite competitive tensions on the African arms market, writes Jean Stern.

Ilhan Omar criticised the Biden administration for its refugee decisions, and for reportedly continuing construction of the controversial Mexico border wall.

The world watches Lebanon on brink of collapse

Emile Nakhleh

The world watches Lebanon on brink of collapse

Comment: Emile Nakhleh examines how corruption has brought Lebanese society to the brink, and why the international community and its institutions must hastily re-imagine innovative ways for it to survive.

The phenomenal legacy of Nawal El Saadawi

Natali Dare

The phenomenal legacy of Nawal El Saadawi

Physician, psychiatrist and a prolific novelist, Dr Nawal El Saadawi was an influential voice in the fight for women's rights.

Expelled from US at night, migrant families in expectation

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Expelled from US at night, migrant families in expectation

Migrants who were not expected in the United States find themselves having to make choices as they were sent back to small, dangerous Mexican ...

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Mexican child, 9, dies trying to enter US

A nine-year-old Mexican girl died while trying to cross the Rio Grande to enter the United States

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UN chief calls for foreign 'elements' to leave Libya

In his report, discussed by Security Council members on Wednesday, UN chief Antonio Guterres said there has reportedly been "no reduction of ...

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Biden pushes back amid mounting crisis over border

A top Biden administration official pushed back Sunday against fast-mounting criticism that it has bungled immigration policy.

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Divided House OKs Dems’ bill helping Dreamer immigrants

The US Democrats snatched a win in the year’s first vote on an issue that once again faces a steep uphill climb in Congress.

Biden's immigration policy takes heat as migrant levels soar

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Biden's immigration policy takes heat as migrant levels soar

President Joe Biden faced mounting pressure Monday from Republicans over his handling of a surge in migrants - including thousands of ...

Anu Shukla

The female DJs smashing boundaries of social gender inequality

We crossed continents to speak with female DJs who have cultivated a spectrum of projects in the face of political instability and gender ...

Applicants denied visa under 'Muslim ban' can reapply: US

The New Arab Staff

Applicants denied visa under 'Muslim ban' can reapply: US

The US travel ban on mostly Muslim-majority and African nationals was lifted by President Joe Biden.

Biden overturns Trump ban on green card applicants

The New Arab Staff

Biden overturns Trump ban on green card applicants

The ban prevented family members from joining their loved ones in the US.

Britain to urge cease-fires to allow COVID-19 deliveries

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Britain to urge cease-fires to allow COVID-19 deliveries

The UK foreign secretary will call for a ceasefire in all war zones to allow for the delivery of the Covid-19 vaccine.

Lebanese-American becomes NASCAR's first Arab female driver

The New Arab Staff

Lebanese-American becomes NASCAR's first Arab female driver

The 21-year-old, who once only drove go-karts, said racing at Daytona is an "unreal" dream come true.

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Biden administration to allow 25,000 asylum-seekers into US

Reversing a Trump era policy, the Biden administration has announced that it will accept tens of thousands of asylum-seekers.

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Biden ends US support for Yemen war

President Joe Biden is ending US military support in the Yemen war.

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US first lady helps reunite migrant kids with parents

First Lady Jill Biden will help husband, US President Joe Biden reunite migrant children with parents.

Jim O'Neill

The BRICs at 20

Comment: For the BRICs, the last decade brought mixed fortunes. Much now depends on whether we can muster the political leadership for genuinely ...

Biden puts climate crisis at the forefront of policy

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Biden puts climate crisis at the forefront of policy

US President Joe Biden has put the climate crisis at the forefront of his global policies.

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Biden undoes Trump migration orders, pushes for major reform

Scribbled signatures from his pen on Wednesday lifted an entry ban for people from many majority Muslim nations and halted construction of ...

MidEast experts explore challenges facing Biden in new book

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

MidEast experts explore challenges facing Biden in new book

'Biden and The Middle East: A Challenging Road Ahead' was launched online on Tuesday,

Ilhan Omar hails Biden presidency as a 'new day'

The New Arab Staff

Ilhan Omar hails Biden presidency as a 'new day'

Just hours into his presidency, Joe Biden reversed key Trump administration policies.

Biden bets big on immigration changes in opening move

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Biden bets big on immigration changes in opening move

In his first day in office, President Biden has overturned the unpopular ban on immigration from Muslim majority countries.

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