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Comment: What happened to Bella Hadid is just one of the many ways we Palestinians are censored when we speak our truth, writes Elias Jahshan.

After a popular satirical Twitter profile criticised Jesus' depiction as a white man, Israel's official account appeared to take issue with its description of Jesus as a "Roman-era Palestinian".

Covid-19: A dual punishment for Palestinian and Arab prisoners

A joint call from Arab intellectuals and personalities

Covid-19: A dual punishment for Palestinian and Arab prisoners

Comment: An open letter from more than 150 personalities from the Arab world, calling for the release of Palestinian prisoners in Israeli jails and prisoners of conscience in the region.

Armenians across the Middle East commemorate 105th genocide anniversary

Gasia Ohanes

Armenians across the Middle East commemorate 105th genocide anniversary

A vigil on wheels in Lebanon and commemorative blood donations in an iconic church in Syria. Armenians in the coronavirus-hit Middle East mark ...

Are Palestinians on the cusp of a coronavirus outbreak?

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Are Palestinians on the cusp of a coronavirus outbreak?

Confirmed cases among Palestinians in Israel and the occupied West Bank are proportionally very low, but here’s why that will change.

Diana Alghoul

Palestinian-Israelis are not being tested for coronavirus

Palestinian citizens of Israel say they are being discriminated against with the coronavirus outbreak.

The New Arab

The Palestinian women behind Joint List's Israeli election surge

Israel's male-dominated political stage is set for a small but significant shake-up as four Palestinian women championing equality on all fronts ...

Diana Alghoul

Music preserves Palestine in the face of Israel

Music makes the world a better place, but for Palestinians, it imprints their place in this world.

Malia Bouattia

From Lebanon to Chile, the patriarchal state must fall

Comment: For revolution in the Arab world to be truly successful, women's rights must be at the forefront of reform, writes Malia Bouattia.

Israel bars Gaza Christians from Christmas celebrations in Jerusalem

The New Arab

Israel bars Gaza Christians from Christmas celebrations in Jerusalem

Gaza's Christians will not be able to visit the occupied West Bank and East Jerusalem to celebrate Christmas with their friends and relatives ...

The New Arab

Palestine's Le Trio Joubran feature on Coldplay's new album

Le Trio Joubran is an oud playing group of the Joubran brothers. Hailing from Nazareth, they play traditional Palestinian music.

Israeli students must pass 'propaganda' course before going abroad

Delilah Boxstein

Israeli students must pass 'propaganda' course before going abroad

The course is meant to train teenage students to act as "ambassadors" of Israel abroad and present a positive image of the state in the face of ...

Journalists from Saudi Arabia, UAE are now visiting Israel

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Journalists from Saudi Arabia, UAE are now visiting Israel

A delegation of six Arab journalists, including for the first time a Saudi and an Emirati, have visited Israel at the invitation of the Jewish ...

Israel overturns 'racist' ban against Arabs entering parks

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Israel overturns 'racist' ban against Arabs entering parks

An Israeli court ruled on Sunday that the city of Afula could no longer stop Arabs from entering its municipal park, following a campaign by the ...

Israel hands demolition orders to Palestinian refugees in Jerusalem

The New Arab

Israel hands demolition orders to Palestinian refugees in Jerusalem

Israel has handed demolition orders to a number of families in the Qalandia refugee camp in occupied Jerusalem.

Diana Alghoul

Refugees at home: Palestinians in Gaza refuse to forget

Despite technically living in Palestine, Gaza's 1.4 million Palestinian refugees refuse to forget their homeland, which they were expelled from during the Nakba.

The New Arab

Thirteenth Century Palestinian mosque 'converted to nightclub' in Israel

A 13th century Palestinian mosque has been turned into a nightclub in Safed, northern Israel.

The New Arab

Netanyahu, Gantz both claim victory amid split exit polls

Exit polls show Benyamin Netanyahu and his main challenger Benny Gantz were neck and neck, and final official results were not expected until ...

The New Arab

Netanyahu's party 'hides cameras' inside Palestinian voting stations

Israel's ruling Likud Party has planted hidden cameras in Palestinian polling stations.

Palestinian sentenced to jail for 'incitement' with poems

The New Arab

Palestinian sentenced to jail for 'incitement' with poems

An Israeli court sentenced an Arab woman to five months in prison for incitement to violence for poems and other social media posts, the justice ...

The New Arab

Silwan seethes at Israeli heritage centre in Palestinian neighbourhood

A $1.2m cultural centre for Yemenite Jews is to be housed in a former synagogue in Silwan, East Jerusalem, from where a Palestinian family were ...

House arrest confirmed for Israeli over Palestinian deaths

The New Arab

House arrest confirmed for Israeli over Palestinian deaths

An Israeli suspect in a 2015 firebombing that killed a Palestinian toddler and his parents has been rejected an appeal against house arrest, his ...

The hijacking of AFP: Lessons for beginner journalists

Abdelwahab El-Affendi

The hijacking of AFP: Lessons for beginner journalists

Comment: AFP has made some crucial - and elementary - mistakes in its profile of academic Azmi Bishara, writes Abdelwahab El-Affendi.

Literary world rages as Palestinian poet convicted of incitement

The New Arab

Literary world rages as Palestinian poet convicted of incitement

Dareen Tatour has been charged with incitement to violence for posting a poem online calling Palestinians to 'resist', in a case that has ...

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