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China announced sanctions on more than two dozen officials and members of former president Donald Trump's cabinet.

Joe Biden has delivered a speech promising unity and a fight against racism and division in the US.

Trump leaves White House, skipping Biden inauguration

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Trump leaves White House, skipping Biden inauguration

Donald Trump has left the White House, breaking with tradition as he finally leaves Washington.

Trump pardons 73 people, including <em>Steve</em> <em>Bannon</em>

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Trump pardons 73 people, including Steve Bannon

On his last day in office, Trump pardoned several people including controversial former aide Steve Bannon.

'Pray' for Biden team, says Trump on last day

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'Pray' for Biden team, says Trump on last day

Outgoing President Donald Trump for the first time wished success to President-elect Joe Biden's incoming administration.

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Trump considering presidential pardon for former aide Steve Bannon

Donald Trump is reportedly considering a presidential pardon for Steve Bannon, who has been charged with conspiracy to commit wire fraud and money laundering.

Malia Bouattia

The uses and abuses of how we define antisemitism

Comment: The IHRA's definition of antisemitism is being used to attack free speech, repress social justice work and criminalise Palestine ...

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Twitter bans Steve Bannon's account over death threat

Twitter has banned an account created by Steve Bannon which called for execution of federal officials.

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US prosecutors investigated suspected links between Trump and Egypt

Former Special Counsel Robert Mueller and his team investigated suspected ties between Egypt and a last-minute campaign finance injection by ...

<em>Steve</em> <em>Bannon</em> says he is 'political hit job' victim

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Steve Bannon says he is 'political hit job' victim

Bannon, who is credited with orchestrating Donald Trump's 2016 presidential bid, on Thursday denied one count of conspiracy to commit ...

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Ex-Trump aide Steve Bannon arrested over border wall fraud

Bannon allegedly received over $1 million of donations to a Mexico border wall fundraising campaign, funneled through a non-profit in ...

Biden says he'll end Trump's 'Islamicphobia' travel ban

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Biden says he'll end Trump's 'Islamicphobia' travel ban

Joe Biden made a well-meaning vow to end 'Islamicphobia'.

Trump appoints 'white nationalist' Sebastian Gorka to education board

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Trump appoints 'white nationalist' Sebastian Gorka to education board

Trump's pick for the National Security Education Board has been widely panned by critics who say Sebastian Gorka is a white nationalist with ...

UK 'issued private apology' to Saudi Arabia over sanctions

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UK 'issued private apology' to Saudi Arabia over sanctions

Britain's defence minister reportedly called his Saudi counterpart to heap praise on the kingdom a day after UK sanctions were imposed on Saudi ...

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 ...

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Khashoggi's Saudi 'killers' sanctioned by UK government

The UK foreign office has designated sanctions against some of the officials involved in the murder of Jamal Khashoggi.

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MbS aide threatened Khashoggi's son months before murder

Mohammed bin Salman's top aide threatened Jamal Khashoggi's son with unemployment six months before the assasination.

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Lebanese-American UAE adviser sentenced over child sex charges

Lebanese-American businessman George Nader, an unofficial liaison between top US and Middle Eastern officials, was sentenced to 10 years in ...

Malia Bouattia

British Muslims have an important choice to make

Comment: As the new decade approaches, Muslims, Jews, people of colour and all marginalised communities must make a conscious choice to unite, ...

Turkey slams Saudi Khashoggi verdict as 'far from' justice

The New Arab

Turkey slams Saudi Khashoggi verdict as 'far from' justice

Ankara said key aspects of the murder including the whereabouts of Khashoggi's body were 'left in the dark'.

The New Arab

Justice 'trampled' in Khashoggi murder trial: media watchdog RSF

The Paris-based media rights watchdog Reporters Without Borders slammed Saudi Arabia's ruling on Monday.

Saudi Arabia sentences five to death for Khashoggi murder

The New Arab

Saudi Arabia sentences five to death for Khashoggi murder

At least eight people were found guilty for the murder of Khashoggi, who was killed last year by Saudi agents while at the kingdom’s consulate.

Twitter's removal of UAE spam bots are 'not enough'

The New Arab

Twitter's removal of UAE spam bots are 'not enough'

Considering Twitter's close links with the Saudi regime, some are arguing that Twitter is not doing enough to combat spam after removing more ...

Twitter suspends 4,258 Emirati accounts for anti-Qatar, Yemen trolling

The New Arab

Twitter suspends 4,258 Emirati accounts for anti-Qatar, Yemen trolling

The accounts, managed by a private firm that operates in the UAE and Egypt has been spreading state propaganda that violates Twitter's terms.

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