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British Foreign Minister Dominic Raab's proposals will likely fall short of sanctioning Chinese officials linked to Uighur re-education camps and forced sterilisation programmes, according to a media report.

A French court on Thursday jailed for life a Moroccan man who planned a terror attack on a Paris-bound international train in 2015.

Paris train gunman tells trial he targeted US soldiers

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Paris train gunman tells trial he targeted US soldiers

The Moroccan gunman being tried for an 2015 attempted terror attack on a Paris-bound train said he targeted American soldiers.

Stephen Miller is a man on a mission

Mobashra Tazamal

Stephen Miller is a man on a mission

Comment: Trump is calling on Stephen Miller's toxic immigration politics to distract from his falling poll numbers and a disastrous handling of ...

YouTube culls prominent white supremacist channels over hate speech

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YouTube culls prominent white supremacist channels over hate speech

YouTube has shut down six channels promoting white supremacy - including those of David Duke and Richard Spencer - as social media ...

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Netanyahu turns to rich friend to fund trial fees

The Israeli premier has sought financial aid from a US-based supporter who is also a witness in his corruption trial.

The New Arab & agencies

Bangladesh garment workers seek unpaid wages as orders stop

Factories producing garments for international brands have closed due to Bangladesh's coronavirus measures, prompting protests by workers who ...

The New Arab & agencies

Navy SEAL pardoned by Trump called 'evil' by comrades

Video testimony provided to war crimes investigators and published by The New York Times showed former members of Eddie Gallagher's elite ...

Ali Abbas Ahmadi

Should the British Museum return its Egyptian collection?

The British Museum has over 50,000 artefacts from Egypt, most of which were acquired during the colonial era.

Trump fires indignant navy chief over Iraq murder case

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Trump fires indignant navy chief over Iraq murder case

Richard Spencer penned a searing resignation letter to Donald Trump, after the president intervened to reverse the demotion of a US ...

Dan Arel

Debating Trump's racism is only normalising the problem

Comment: Too scared to call Trump racist, commentators are debating the obvious and normalising the problem, writes Dan Arel.

Trump supporters 'blame Muslims' for Paris Notre Dame fire

The New Arab

Trump supporters 'blame Muslims' for Paris Notre Dame fire

Even after the Notre Dame fire was declared accidental, figures on the far-right took to the internet to blame Muslims and claim it's symbolic ...

A very Muslim Christmas

Khaled Diab

A very Muslim Christmas

Comment: While the Strasbourg mass-shooting has sparked anxiety over an anti-Christian, or anti-Christmas jihad, many ordinary Muslims share in ...

Experts weigh in on Qatar pulling out of OPEC

Diana Alghoul

Experts weigh in on Qatar pulling out of OPEC

As the world speculates on what may follow Qatar's unexpected announcement it would leave OPEC, analysts assured the move was unlikely to have ...

US neo-Nazi stands trial for Charlottesville car rampage

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US neo-Nazi stands trial for Charlottesville car rampage

A US citizen is set to go on trial for murder after ramming his car into counter-protesters at a white supremacist rally in Charlottesville.

Wilson Dizard

Look to Israel for a glimpse of future America

Comment: American politics is starting to look disturbingly like Israeli hasbara-style politics, writes Wilson Dizard.

The New Arab & agencies

Georgia lawmaker who shouted anti-Arab racist slurs to resign

GOP representative Jason Spencer yelled racial slurs about black people, Asians and Arabs in what he thought would be a ...

Arnold Isaacs

Promoting Islamophobia in America

Comment: In today's America, disparaging Islam is acceptable in ways that disparaging other religions is not, writes Arnold Isaacs.

The New Arab

Mo Salah's boots get a spot in British Museum

Football boots of Mo Salah - 'the Egyptian king' - have gone on display among the British Museum's pharaonic collections as Salah-mania grips ...

Trump's phoney war against Assad

CJ Werleman

Trump's phoney war against Assad

Comment: US strikes will not advance US interests in Syria, nor will they alleviate the suffering of Assad's victims, writes CJ Werleman.

The New Arab

Syrian refugees 'forced to exchange sex for aid'

'The more she gives to the distributor, the more aid she will receive': Syrian girls as young as 13 face widespread sexual exploitation from ...

Zionism and the alt-right

Steven Salaita

Zionism and the alt-right

Comment: Can Zionism separate itself from the alt-right in order to save its liberal reputation? asks Steve Salaita.

'Jews must respect me' says Richard <em>Spencer</em> after riots

The New Arab

'Jews must respect me' says Richard Spencer after riots

Spencer complained about Jews being 'vastly overrepresented in what you could call the establishment' and then demanded they respect him

Technology companies move to 'kick neo-Nazis off the internet'

The New Arab

Technology companies move to 'kick neo-Nazis off the internet'

Silicon Valley's tech companies and social media networks are stepping up efforts to curb hate speech and incitements to violence posted on ...

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