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Comment: The abject failure of European counter-terror policies is clear for all to see. Doubling down on them will only worsen the problem, writes Malia Bouattia.

The Italian official said the EU should adopt 'something like' the Patriot Act the US introduced in the wake of 9/11 attacks.

Young Arab American voters aren't a monolithic bloc

Yousef H. Alshammari

Young Arab American voters aren't a monolithic bloc

US Election 2020: Sharing a diverse range of social, political and economic concerns, young Arab Americans are dispelling the myth of a single-issue voting bloc.

Turkey tests Russian-made S-400 defence system

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Turkey tests Russian-made S-400 defence system

Turkey's military has reportedly test-fired the Russian S-400 air defence system in the Black Sea province of Sinop.

Riyadh allowed raunchy Netflix shows for anti-Saudi episode's removal

The New Arab Staff

Riyadh allowed raunchy Netflix shows for anti-Saudi episode's removal

Saudi Arabia allowed sexually explicit Netflix shows to stream domestically in exchange for the company's removal of a satire show's episode ...

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Greece to send Patriot missiles, troops to Saudi Arabia

In an unprecedented move, Greece will send some of its Patriot missiles to the kingdom, accompanied by troops, to 'protect critical energy infrastructure'.

The New Arab & agencies

Khashoggi documentary 'The Dissident' lands at Sundance Film Festival

Bryan Fogel's 'The Dissident' is a searing documentary about Jamal Khashoggi's murder, unveiling a detailed investigation into the Saudi regime ...

The New Arab

Jordan asks Netflix not to stream provocative 'Messiah' series

Jordan is worried the series could be interpreted as 'infringing on the sanctity of religion'.

Paul Iddon

Russia makes significant arms deals in the Middle East

Russian President Vladimir Putin is seeking to reestablish his country as a major exporter of arms to the region, much to the ire of the United ...

Khashoggi killing was a 'mistake', Uber CEO claims

The New Arab

Khashoggi killing was a 'mistake', Uber CEO claims

The Uber CEO said he thought Saudi Arabia had taken the murder 'seriously'.

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US to deploy 'thousands of troops' to Saudi Arabia

Since May the United States has increased its 70,000-strong presence in the Middle East by 14,000 personnel, most of those deployed to the Gulf ...

After Aramco attack: Middle East closer to '1914 moment'

International Crisis Group

After Aramco attack: Middle East closer to '1914 moment'

Comment: Washington's strategy of withdrawing from the nuclear deal and devastating Iran's economy was bound to provoke Tehran, bringing the ...

Riyadh says Iran attack would be '<em>act</em> of war'

The New Arab & agencies

Riyadh says Iran attack would be 'act of war'

Saudi Arabia's foreign ministry said if Iran carried out the attack on Aramco, it would be considered an act of war.

Iran accuses foreign forces of raising Gulf 'insecurity'

The New Arab

Iran accuses foreign forces of raising Gulf 'insecurity'

Iran's President Hassan Rouhani said on Sunday that the presence of foreign forces creates "insecurity" in the Gulf, after the US ordered the ...

US increases troop deployment to Saudi Arabia, UAE

The New Arab & agencies

US increases troop deployment to Saudi Arabia, UAE

The United States has announced it will be beefing up its military presence in Saudi Arabia and the UAE as President Donald Trump chooses ...

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Indian-American comedian Hasan Minhaj says Kashmir blackout is 'terrifying'

The 'Patriot Act' comedian has spoken out against India's power grab in Kashmir, warning that 'things are only gonna get worse'.

Ali Bakeer

How will Turkey and USA's missile saga end?

Analysis: Turkey and the United States have seen a rise in tensions over Ankara's choice in defence systems... but how will this end?

The New Arab

US senators press Trump to commit to Turkey sanctions

A 2017 law mandates sanctions over transactions with Russia's military, but Trump has so far refused to commit to sanctions on Turkey over its ...

The New Arab & agencies

Russian S-400s in Turkey is a 'necessity': minister

Turkish Defence Minister Hulusi Akar told his US counterpart Mark Esper that the purchase of Russia's S-400 defence system was 'not a choice but ...

Turkey receives first delivery of Russian S-400 missile system

The New Arab & agencies

Turkey receives first delivery of Russian S-400 missile system

The first batch of S-400's have begun to arrive in Ankara on Friday, moving Turkey closer to possible US sanctions and a new standoff with ...

The New Arab & agencies

US renews warning to Turkey over Russian S-400 deal

The US on Tuesday renewed its warning to Turkey that there will be 'real and negative' consequences if it buys a Russian missile system.

Erdogan says delivery of S-400s to start in July

The New Arab & agencies

Erdogan says delivery of S-400s to start in July

In a move that will heighten tensions with the United States, President Recep Tayyop Erdogan said Turkey is expecting the delivery of the ...

Jordanians spooked by sweary, sexy Netflix original 'Jinn'

The New Arab

Jordanians spooked by sweary, sexy Netflix original 'Jinn'

Jordanians were excited to watch the locally produced Netflix original - but many were wildly disappointed when 'Jinn' became available this ...

US-Turkey tensions reach boiling point over Russia rocket saga

Stasa Salacanin

US-Turkey tensions reach boiling point over Russia rocket saga

Analysis: If Turkey finalises the purchase of the Russian made S-400 surface-to-air missile system, there will be a severe political crisis ...

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