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The US will rejoin the United Nations Human Rights Council, after the previous administration of Donald Trump withdrew.

Joe Biden has made a long awaited phone call to Benjamin Netanyahu, ending four weeks of silence that seemed to signal a cooler approach to US-Israel relations.

What's next for Trump, the Republican Party and Biden?

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

What's next for Trump, the Republican Party and Biden?

Trump's acquittal by the US Senate poses questions about a possible 2024 run for president and the future of the Republican Party.

Trump lawyers demand acquittal in 'unjust' impeachment trial

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Trump lawyers demand acquittal in 'unjust' impeachment trial

Donald Trump's lawyers argued the former president should be acquitted at his impeachment trial for inciting insurrection at the US Capitol.

US moves to rejoin UN rights council

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

US moves to rejoin UN rights council

The decision is likely to draw criticism from conservative US lawmakers and many in the pro-Israel community.

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Reviving diplomacy, Biden seeks Iran talks after rejoining deal

Biden hinted at a return to the US nuclear agreement, but said it's "going to be hard".

Eli Clifton

Trump's megadonors will continue to shape hawkish Republican policy

Comment: The Adelsons might be done with Trump, but they will continue to form the backbone of the GOP's campaign finance apparatus, warns Eli ...

The New Arab Staff

Nikki Haley praises Trump's bypassing of Palestinians for normalisation

'Rather than focus on the Palestinians, which is what every president has thought they had to do to negotiate peace, he focused on Iran,' ...

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Needing election boost, Trump prepares to dominate party convention

President Donald Trump will seek to revive his re-election hopes this week at the Republican Party's largely online convention.

Ivanka Trump receives a 'Friend of Israel' award

The New Arab

Ivanka Trump receives a 'Friend of Israel' award

Ivanka Trump was presented with the award by Republican mega-donor and newspaper owner Sheldon Adelson and his Israeli wife Miriam on behalf of ...

The New Arab

UNRWA chief resigns amid misconduct allegations

Pierre Krahenbuhl has resigned as head of the UN's Palestinian refugees agency amid an ongoing investigation into allegations of abuse of power ...

The international community punishes Palestinians for alleged UNRWA misconduct

Ramona Wadi

The international community punishes Palestinians for alleged UNRWA misconduct

Comment: Without waiting for outcome of investigations into alleged misconduct at Palestine's refugee agency, the international community moved ...

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

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's popularity taking a hit, even in Afghanistan

Ali M Latifi

Trump's popularity taking a hit, even in Afghanistan

Analysis: Afghans once lauded Donald Trump as a breath of fresh air, but his love of airstrikes and rewriting of history have won him few ...

<em>Haley</em> drops hints about Trump's Middle East peace plan

The New Arab & agencies

Haley drops hints about Trump's Middle East peace plan

The United State's outgoing UN ambassador has said that Israel 'does not need' a peace agreement in her last speech to the Security Council's ...

The New Arab

Saudi crown prince 'responsible' for Khashoggi murder: US Senate

The US Senate said the Saudi crown prince is 'responsible' for the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi.

The New Arab

Contradicting Trump, Nikki Haley blames MBS for Khashoggi murder

The US ambassador to the United Nations, who has announced she is leaving her post, has blamed Saudi Arabia's powerful crown prince for the ...

The New Arab & agencies

Trump to pick Fox News ex-anchor as UN envoy

President Donald Trump is expected on Friday to nominate State Department spokeswoman and former Fox TV news anchor Heather Nauert as US ...

The New Arab

Failure of UN vote a 'slap' to Trump administration

A US-drafted resolution championed by US Ambassador Nikki Haley won 87 votes in the General Assembly, falling short of the ...

<em>Haley</em> bids farewell to UN with another pro-Israel resolution

The New Arab & agencies

Haley bids farewell to UN with another pro-Israel resolution

Throughout her post, Haley was routinely lambasted for her failure on addressing human rights violations and has consistently voted ...

The New Arab & agencies

UN Security Council meets over Iran ballistic missile test

Iran has insisted that its missile activity is within the boundaries of the 2015 nuclear accord, amid accusations from the US of deliberate ...

US lobbies Europe to back UN vote on Hamas

The New Arab

US lobbies Europe to back UN vote on Hamas

The General Assembly is expected to vote on Friday or possibly Monday on the proposed resolution condemning rocket firings into Israel and ...

Israel welcomes US support in UN's Golan occupation vote

The New Arab & agencies

Israel welcomes US support in UN's Golan occupation vote

The US voted against a motion at the UN on Friday, deeming Israel's occupation of the Syrian Golan as illegal.

Quneitra crossing point in occupied Golan Heights to reopen

The New Arab & agencies

Quneitra crossing point in occupied Golan Heights to reopen

Israel seized much of the Golan Heights from Syria in the Six-Day War of 1967 and later annexed it in a move not recognized by the international ...

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