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The whereabouts of Colonel Mohammed Saeed al-Zaabi, who revealed compromising information on the Gulf state’s military, is currently unknown.

Libya on Wednesday extradited the brother of suicide bomber Salman Abedi, who detonated explosives at a concert in Manchester in May 2017 killing 22 people, back to the UK.

Palestinian hunger-striker sentenced to one year in prison

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Palestinian hunger-striker sentenced to one year in prison

Khader Adnan has already served 11 months in Israeli adminstrative detention.

'Wanted' Darfur militia chief arrested by Sudanese forces

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'Wanted' Darfur militia chief arrested by Sudanese forces

Sudan's counter-insurgency forces have arrested a powerful militia chief from Darfur accused by the United Nations of human rights abuses in the ...

Palestinian lawyers refuse to enter <em>court</em> which ‘violated’ them

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Palestinian lawyers refuse to enter court which ‘violated’ them

Salem Military Court is notorious for its harassment of lawyers representing Palestinians.

Quentin Müller

Hunting poachers, protecting the last of Oman's wild oryx

While armed poachers prowl the desert, 600 Arabian oryxes are watched over by rangers, who have protected these animals for generations on land that is now Al Wusta's Wildlife Reserve.

Amelia Smith

Egypt's revolution toppled Mubarak, but the deep-state lives on

Comment: Six years after he resigned, Mubarak has still not been held accountable for violence under his rule, demonstrating the culture of ...

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Human rights groups condemn Omani press crackdown

Omani authorities have arrested a prominent journalist in a move condemned by Human Rights Watch.

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Torture 'still happening' in Bahraini prisons

Security forces in Bahrain are still torturing detainees with the regulatory bodies in the Gulf state lacking independence and officials ...

Exclusive: The confessions of Ahmad al-Assir

Abdul Rahman Urabi

Exclusive: The confessions of Ahmad al-Assir

Al-Araby al-Jadeed obtained the transcript of Sheikh Ahmad al-Assir's interrogation containing details of the Abra battle and his relationship ...

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Israel sentences Palestinian minors to four months in prison

Two Palestinian minors have been sentenced to four months in prison by an Israeli military court

Mubarak's acquittal makes recovery of missing Egyptian funds harder

Mohammad Toufik

Mubarak's acquittal makes recovery of missing Egyptian funds harder

The acquittal of former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak is a setback for Egypt's attempts to recover the funds allegedly misappropriated by ...

Saleh's parliament will determine Hadi's fate, and Yemen's

Adel al-Ahmadi

Saleh's parliament will determine Hadi's fate, and Yemen's

Parliament, dominated by former president Saleh's party, will decide whether to accept current-president Hadi’s resignation. This will determine ...

Egypt: 188 sentenced to death over Kerdasa attack

Tarek Negmeddin

Egypt: 188 sentenced to death over Kerdasa attack

Defendants condemned after being accused of attacking a police station in August 2013.

Cemeteries of numbers: Israel takes revenge on Palestinian corpses

Hanadi Qawasimi

Cemeteries of numbers: Israel takes revenge on Palestinian corpses

The bodies of Palestinians killed after attacking Israelis have no guaranteed right of return to their families.

Alexander Ayyub

Syrian women: Bereaved, widowed, detained

Women are often the forgotten victims of conflict. Syria is no exception. Here are some of their stories.

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