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The long-awaited report by the Equality and Human Rights Commission has found damning instances where Corbyn's former leadership team underplayed, belittled or ignored complaints by Jewish members.

Bahraini authorities say that they foiled a plot by Iran-backed militants to attack diplomats and foreigners earlier this year amid heightened tensions in the Gulf.

Iran moves 'fake US aircraft carrier' to sea

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Iran moves 'fake US aircraft carrier' to sea

Satellite images released on Monday showed a mock Iranian aircraft carrier was moved to the strategic Strait of Hormuz.

<em>Long</em>-<em>Bailey</em> slipped up, but exporting Israeli violence is unacceptable

Malia Bouattia

Long-Bailey slipped up, but exporting Israeli violence is unacceptable

Comment: Sacking Long-Bailey for making a factual mistake about an otherwise verified practice is a low-down attempt to punish ...

Black Lives Matter UK stands with Palestine against 'colonialism'

The New Arab Staff

Black Lives Matter UK stands with Palestine against 'colonialism'

Black Lives Matter UK has spoken in solidarity with Palestine as annexation looms.

The New Arab Staff

Labour leftwingers urge strong Israel stance following Long-Bailey's sacking

Corbyn was among leftwingers expressing concern over the abrupt dismissal of Long-Bailey for retweeting an article containing an 'anti-Seminic conspiracy', taking the opportunity to demand a tough

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

UK Labour leader sacks rival over 'anti-semitic' article retweet

Rebecca Long-Bailey has been sacked from the Labour shadow cabinet in move that risks reigniting bitter splits in the ...

Malia Bouattia

On Palestine, Labour leadership contenders are failing, once again

Comment: When it comes to international solidarity and Palestine, we're seeing a return to the pre-Corbyn status quo, writes Malia Bouattia.

The New Arab & agencies

South Sudan rivals form unity government

Rivals Salva Kiir and Riek Machar inaugurated the new unity government, declaring an 'official end' to war despite previous efforts having ...

<em>Rebecca</em> <em>Long</em>-<em>Bailey</em> says international law should help Palestine

The New Arab

Rebecca Long-Bailey says international law should help Palestine

Rebecca Long-Bailey joined the two remaining Labour candidate leaders in a Channel 4 debate.

The New Arab & agencies

Harvard Jewish students form pro-Palestine, 'anti-Zionist' group

A group of Jewish students at Harvard University have come under fire from the institutions Hillel over their pro-Palestine and pro-BDS stance.

Failed US mission targeted another Iranian commander: officials

The New Arab & agencies

Failed US mission targeted another Iranian commander: officials

US officials have revealed that the US military attempted to kill a high-ranking member of Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps, but failed.

The 2020 Labour Party leadership contender guide

Imogen Lambert

The 2020 Labour Party leadership contender guide

Where do the Labour leadership contenders stand on Brexit, racism and the Middle East?

CENTCOM: There is no plan to move Qatar base

The New Arab

CENTCOM: There is no plan to move Qatar base

Days after it temporarily switched its air operations to a base in South Carolina, US Central Command clarified it was not moving out of ...

US 'to stop conducting airstrikes against IS' in Syria

The New Arab

US 'to stop conducting airstrikes against IS' in Syria

The air war has been the keystone of US operations in Syria, with warplanes and drones hammering IS targets since 2014.

The New Arab & agencies

Turkey withdraws Uganda ambassador over costume 'scandal'

"Urgent investigations" have been launched over the diplomat's fashion faux pas.

Hadani Ditmars

When did the murder of journalists become so banal?

Comment: There has been a dangerous cultural shift in attitudes towards the fourth estate, writes Hadani Ditmars.

The New Arab & agencies

Pentagon 'to pull patriot missiles' from Middle East

The move comes as the United States switches its focus towards countering Russia and China in an era of "great power competition."

The New Arab

Qatar, US plan 'expansion' of Al-Udeid airbase

Qatari state media confirmed plans to expand al-Udeid airbase, the biggest military facility used by Washington in the Gulf as it battles ...

Lebanese activists hold candlelight vigil for murdered women

The New Arab & agencies

Lebanese activists hold candlelight vigil for murdered women

At least three women have been murdered in Lebanon in less than a week, with activists calling for the government to end the killings.

The New Arab & agencies

Media watchdog urges release of IS captive John Cantlie

Media watchdog Reporters Without Borders have called on authorities to redouble efforts to secure the release of British photojournalist John ...

Aid under threat: Yemen rebels detain NGO staff

The New Arab & agencies

Aid under threat: Yemen rebels detain NGO staff

Yemeni rebels have detained seven local employees of a humanitarian aid group and accused them of spying for foreign intelligence.

Libya Report: Which MPs voted for and against intervention?

Robert Cusack

Libya Report: Which MPs voted for and against intervention?

As the UK's Commons' Foreign Affairs Committee published its report criticising David Cameron's 'opportunistic policy' in Libya, it's important ...

The inverse Libyan migrant issue

Sophia Akram

The inverse Libyan migrant issue

Comment: The emphasis on the impact of immigration on Europe for the future has diverted focus from the impact on Libya for the present, says ...

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