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The UAE has allowed the use of a Chinese-produced vaccine to tackle Covid-19, despite being tested only six-weeks ago.

Israel's Sheba Medical Center will ink a deal with UAE's APEX National Investment to develop a range of health technology, and said more deals with Gulf states are underway

Gaza baby denied life-saving heart surgery dies

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Gaza baby denied life-saving heart surgery dies

Eight-month-old Omar Yaghi died after being unable to travel for life-saving heart surgery, due to the Palestinian Authority cutting ties with Israel last month.

10 arrested at protest over killing of Palestinian-Israeli

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10 arrested at protest over killing of Palestinian-Israeli

A demonstration was held prior to the funeral of a young Palestinian-Israeli man with mental health issues who was shot outside a hospital near ...

Palestinian-Israeli 'suffering from mental issues' shot outside hospital

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Palestinian-Israeli 'suffering from mental issues' shot outside hospital

Palestinian-Israeli Mustafa Yunis was shot by security guards after he pulled out a knife outside the hospital.

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Three Gulf states seek Israel coronavirus 'partnership'

Half of the GCC have reached out to Israel for assistance amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, according to reports.

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The Middle East at war with coronavirus

In today's roundup: Iran re-opening mosques, free flights for healthcare workers, Gulf states reaching out to Israel, a new lockdown for Lebanon ...

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Ethiopian newspaper lampoons Egypt's Sisi as an 'American dog'

A caricature of Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi has not gone down well with some social media users.

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Fourth Israeli diagnosed with coronavirus on stranded cruise ship

Another Israeli person was diagnosed with Coronavirus on a cruise ship that had been quarantined for two weeks.

Women in the Qur'an: 'Reappropriating' Muslim women's destinies

Ilham Essalih

Women in the Qur'an: 'Reappropriating' Muslim women's destinies

Book Club: Asma Lamrabet attempts to debunk what she believes are 'myths' surrounding Muslim women by discussing and reinterpreting Quranic ...

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Yemen in Focus: Senate votes against 'unconstitutional' war

In a blow to Donald Trump, the US Senate voted to end support for the Saudi-led war in Yemen, where at least 22 civilians were killed in a ...

Artists paint murals of hopes and fears in Yemen

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Artists paint murals of hopes and fears in Yemen

Young artists lined up across a wall in the Yemeni capital Sanaa on Thursday painting murals that reflect their fears as well as hopes in a ...

Palestinian journalist shot by Israeli snipers in Gaza dies

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Palestinian journalist shot by Israeli snipers in Gaza dies

Unarmed journalist Ahmed Abu Hussein, 25, died on Wednesday after being shot by Israeli forces in Gaza

Yemen suffers cultural vandalism during its war

Jonathan Fenton-Harvey

Yemen suffers cultural vandalism during its war

In-depth: The erosion of Yemen's rich cultural heritage as its war rages into a fourth year threatens to destroy the identity of Yemenis ...

Ethiopian Jews threaten mass hunger strike over Israel move

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Ethiopian Jews threaten mass hunger strike over Israel move

Thousands of Ethiopian Jews prevented from reuniting with their families in Israel due to perceived racist policy-making are threatening to go ...

Jonathan Fenton-Harvey

Theresa May urged to withdraw MbS visit invitation

Rights groups argue that cancelling Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman's visit to the UK will pressure the Riyadh regime to ease its choke-hold on human rights, reports Jonathan Fenton-Harvey.

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13 things you need to know about Yemen

Forget everything you think you know about Yemen...

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Israel's Peres in intensive care after 'major stroke'

Doctors have placed Israel's former prime minister Shimon Peres in an induced coma after he suffered a stroke on Tuesday.

Baraa Shiban

#PanamaPapers: Financing chaos in Yemen with 'The Sugar Kings'

Comment: For ordinary Yemeni citizens, information contained in the Panama Papers concerning the business elite and its links with Saleh ...

Murder, tax-evasion, cronyism: Yemen's 'Sugar Kings' implicated in #PanamaPapers

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Murder, tax-evasion, cronyism: Yemen's 'Sugar Kings' implicated in #PanamaPapers

Exclusive investigation by The New Arab sheds light on the hidden offshore dealings of the Abdulhak brothers' business empire, used to dodge ...

Naif Zaidani

A day with the Dawabsheh family

Feature: The family has been overwhelmed with both grief and support since their infant grandchild Ali and his father Saad were burned alive by ...

Yemen's heritage is slowly being turned to rubble

Abubakr al-Shamahi

Yemen's heritage is slowly being turned to rubble

Yemen's architectural gems took hundreds of years to build, but could be gone in the blink of an eye if the war continues.

Hebdo outrage hatched in Yemen's bandit country

Abubakr al-Shamahi

Hebdo outrage hatched in Yemen's bandit country

Said Kouachi reportedly vowed to kill Charlie Hebdo cartoonists while training with al-Qaeda in Yemen's Marib province, an area of shadowy ...

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