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AS Roma's owners are reportedly keen to show MbS that the club up for sale, however have insisted they are not sabotaging the ongoing Newcastle deal.

Comment: Thought using Africans to develop vaccines was a thing of colonial times past? Think again, writes Malia Bouattia.

Syrian regime, Russian airstrikes kill 12 civilians in Idlib

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Syrian regime, Russian airstrikes kill 12 civilians in Idlib

More than 730 civilians in Idlib have been killed by airstrikes and ground-to-ground fire by the Damascus government and its ally Russia since late April.

Mo Salah named among world's 100 most influential people

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Mo Salah named among world's 100 most influential people

Football fans have taken to social media to heap praise on Mo Salah following his inclusion in Time Magazine's list of the world's 100 most ...

Iraq's persecuted 'gypsy' community granted national ID cards

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Iraq's persecuted 'gypsy' community granted national ID cards

Iraqi authorities have granted the Kawliya minority, also known as the country's 'gypsies', citizenship rights in a move aimed at curbing ...

Uri Levy

New Zealand Futsal community mourns Christchurch murder of keeper

The Middle East has turned this week to New Zealand, where a horrific terror attack in a mosque took the lives of 50 people.

Sarah Khalil

Labaki shines spotlight on Lebanese cinema despite Oscar loss

Lebanese filmmaker Nadine Labaki fell short on taking home an Oscar for her film 'Capernaum', but critics say the nomination put Lebanese cinema ...

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Italy’s far-right interior minister visits 'fascist-friendly' Israel

Italy's controversial Interior Minister Matteo Salvini, opened his visit to Israel on Tuesday with warm words for his hosts, condemning ...

Sam Hamad

How Israel became a beacon for western fascists

Comment: Italy's Salvini has declared Israel, - a state that preaches ethnic chauvinism - a role model, writes Sam Hamad.

Can Britain win its battle against rising Islamophobia?

Sadek Hamid

Can Britain win its battle against rising Islamophobia?

Comment: A toxic mix of right-wing politicians, harmful media coverage and widespread inequality is fuelling Islamophobia in Britain and beyond, ...

Uri Levy

Sven to coach Iraq's national football team?

The veteran Swede is poised to take the Lions of Mesopotamia to the 2019 AFC Asian Cup after an improved offer was approved by Iraq's Football ...

Africa won the World Cup

Malia Bouattia

Africa won the World Cup

Comment: Until France treats its migrants, Muslims and people of colour as equals, they have every right to call this victory their own, writes ...

Slovakia ultra-right leader visits Syria, backs Assad regime

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Slovakia ultra-right leader visits Syria, backs Assad regime

Syrian state media have reported that Marian Kotleba, leader of the far-right People's Party-Our Slovakia, has given his support to Bashar ...

Salah attends Egypt World Cup training

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Salah attends Egypt World Cup training

Egypt star Mo Salah reportedly attended team training in Cairo on Saturday but did not participate.

Mo Salah breaks Premier League record

Uri Levy

Mo Salah breaks Premier League record

The kid from Nagib is now European football's brightest star

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Egypt officials apologise to footballer Salah for image scandal

The head of Egypt's football association has finally apologised to star Mohamed Salah for a dispute over image rights, showing the power of the 25-year-old Liverpool winger.

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Egyptian star Mo Salah edges closer to Liverpool record

Mo Salah scored two goals for Liverpool and made two assists, as the English team managed a surprise 5-2 win against Italian side Roma.

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Qatar Airways becomes Roma's new shirt sponsor

The announcement comes one day before Roma plays in the Champions League semi-final, one of Roma's biggest games in decades.

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Iraqi Roma school reopens 14 years after destruction

Over a decade after its destruction at the hands of arms Islamists, a village school for Iraqi Roma children has reopened.

Italy's populists storm to centre stage in general elections

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Italy's populists storm to centre stage in general elections

Another boost for far-right and populist parties in Europe has been made, with right-wing parties achieving sweeping successes in Italy's ...

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Liverpool fans' new Mo Salah song goes viral

The Anfield faithful have already created two chants in honour of Salah, with the latest addition - a reworking of Dodgy's 1996 tune 'Good ...

Egypt's Salah voted BBC African Footballer of the Year

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Egypt's Salah voted BBC African Footballer of the Year

Egypt's Mohamed Salah was named the BBC's African footballer of the year on Monday following a record number of votes.

Liverpool star Mohamed Salah makes history with goal-scoring record

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Liverpool star Mohamed Salah makes history with goal-scoring record

Liverpool's Egyptian superstar Mohamed Salah netted two goals in Saturday's 3-0 victory over Southampton making him the Premiership's top scorer ...

Philippine president 'wants to eat IS militants alive'

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Philippine president 'wants to eat IS militants alive'

Perhaps President Rodrigo Duterte would like some fava beans and a nice chianti?

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