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With Sa'ar leading the charge against Netanyahu, it is certain that the Biden administration will face a very hardline Israeli government, whether or not Netanyahu wins again, writes Mitchell Plitnick.

Three of the 14 fled to Syria just ahead of the Jan. 7-9, 2015 attacks in Paris, which left 17 dead along with the three gunmen.

Macron and Sisi: Geopolitical ambitions eclipse human rights abuses

Jonathan Fenton-Harvey

Macron and Sisi: Geopolitical ambitions eclipse human rights abuses

Analysis: Macron views Sisi's human rights violations as a minor inconvenience to France's strategic objectives in the region.

Saudi-US training mission extended for $350 million

The New Arab Staff

Saudi-US training mission extended for $350 million

The US State Department has agreed more multi-million sales to Middle East states.

Israelis return to West Bank settlement evacuated in 2005

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Israelis return to West Bank settlement evacuated in 2005

One Israeli lawmaker applauded the "Zionist" act of the settlers and urged Netanyahu to approve reconstruction of Sa-Nur, which ...

The New Arab Staff

Iranian fuel headed for US after seizure warrant issued

The confiscated fuel amounts to 1.2 million barrels of Iranian petrol, valued at around $40 million.

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

US says photos show Russian arms supplies to Libya

The Pentagon released satellite photographs that it said shows Russian-backed Wagner-supplied military equipment 'on the front lines' of the ...

Ariane Lavrilleux

Sudan: How revolutionaries took over neighbourhood committees

Six months after the Constitutional Declaration was signed and the three-year democratic transition started, former ‘popular committees’ ...

The New Arab

Lebanon's public security defends Carlos Ghosn's escape from Japan

The public security directorate has defended Carlos Ghosn's escape from Japan where he faces criminal charges.

Ghosn flees Japan, accused Tokyo of holding him 'hostage'

The New Arab & agencies

Ghosn flees Japan, accused Tokyo of holding him 'hostage'

Disgraced former Nissan chairman Carlos Ghosn returned to Lebanon and accused Tokyo of holding him 'hostage' over financial misconduct ...

The New Arab

India's Supreme Court delays hearing against new citizenship law

The highest court in India has decided to postpone hearing nearly 60 petitions challenging its new citizenship law, which has been criticised ...

South Africa must permanently ban Saudi weapons sales

Suraya Dadoo

South Africa must permanently ban Saudi weapons sales

Comment: The current hiatus in weapons sales is only a temporary 'inspections row'. It's time South Africa halted arms sales to Saudi Arabia ...

US sanctions target Hamas, IS ahead of 9/11 anniversary

The New Arab

US sanctions target Hamas, IS ahead of 9/11 anniversary

A list of 15 leaders, individuals and entities affiliated with groups such as Hamas, al Qaeda, the Islamic State militant group and Iran’s IRGC ...

Tunisia's next president: Who are the candidates?

Aidan Chivers

Tunisia's next president: Who are the candidates?

In a significant election for Tunisia's young democracy, the wide range of options available to Tunisians could lead the country in profoundly ...

Four must-watch MENA films from the Venice Film Festival

Sarah Khalil

Four must-watch MENA films from the Venice Film Festival

Four films from the region to look out for at this year's Venice film festival.

The New Arab & agencies

Iran unveils three new precision-guided missiles

Iran's defence minister says the country's three precision-guided missiles unveiled Tuesday shows it is ready to defend itself despite 'Great Satan America'.

The New Arab

Haftar promotes Libyan war crimes suspect wanted by ICC

Forces loyal to rogue Libyan General Khalifa Haftar have announced the promotion of Mahmoud Werfalli, wanted by the ICC for the execution of 33 ...

The New Arab

Mo Salah celebrates Champions League win with wife, daughter

Mo Salah celebrated his Champions League win with his wife and daughter.

The New Arab & agencies

Israeli strikes on Syria kill 10, including 'foreign fighters'

Israeli strikes targeting Syria on Sunday left 10 people dead, including three Syrian soldiers and seven foreign fighters, a war monitor said.

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 ...

Paul Iddon

A history of Iranian threats to close Hormuz Straits

Tehran has frequently threatened to shut down the Strait of Hormuz, a bottleneck choke-point for the world's oil supplies, over the past 50 ...

Undocumented Afghan workers forced to flee Iran

Quentin Müller

Undocumented Afghan workers forced to flee Iran

Comment: The revival of US sanctions against Iran, and the collapse of the Iranian rial have had a serious impact on the lives of Afghans in ...

Challenges facing Higher Education in Morocco

Jalal Bounouar

Challenges facing Higher Education in Morocco

In-depth: Overcrowding, underfunding and not enough staff are just some of the obstacles to learning and research blighting Morocco's university ...

Bellingcat: Where technology meets investigative journalism

Gaja Pellegrini-Bettoli

Bellingcat: Where technology meets investigative journalism

The New Arab Meets: Eliot Higgins, the British founder of the investigative journalism network Bellingcat, to talk more about what motivated him ...

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