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A Black man whose family said suffered from mental health issues was killed by police in Philadelphia, sparking protests in the US city days ahead of the presidential election.

Comment: My family immigrated to America hoping for a better life. Voting is one of the ways we build the future we dream about, writes Palestinian-American community organiser, Amanda Ali.

'Real risk' of Turkey sanctions over Russian arms: US

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'Real risk' of Turkey sanctions over Russian arms: US

Turkey faces a 'real risk' of US sanctions for testing the Russian S-400 air defence system, a top State Department official warned.

Voter suppression and intimidation are Arab American issues

Rabyaah Althaibani

Voter suppression and intimidation are Arab American issues

Comment: Seen as 'problem voters' by some political groups, Arab Americans have long been subject to an array of suppression and intimidation ...

Angered Palestinian shoemaker engraves Trump's name on shoes

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Angered Palestinian shoemaker engraves Trump's name on shoes

The 57-year-old shoemaker says he wants to put Trump's name on the 'lowest thing' - the shoe.

Alessandra Bajec

Palestine's olive harvest marred by rising Israeli settler violence

In-depth: Attacks by Israeli settlers against Palestinians often intensify during the crucial olive harvest season.

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Oil sinks more than 5% on fears over demand

Oil prices slumped shedding more than five percent as traders fear that coronavirus will continue to bring down the value for crude.

The New Arab Staff

'EU fighting coronavirus with Chinese thermal cameras oppressing Uighurs'

Thermal cameras manufactured by Hikvision, a firm blacklisted by the US for alleged links to Chinese Uighur surveillance, are reportedly being ...

The New Arab Staff

Early US numbers reach half of total 2016 turnout

Democrats lead among the high number of early votes but election day remains up in the air, analysts say.

Why US elections present Syrians with a complex dilemma

Amr Salahi

Why US elections present Syrians with a complex dilemma

Syrian Americans have been affected by Trump's discriminatory policies and his 'Muslim ban' but many of them fear that a Biden presidency will ...

The New Arab Staff

'US to fund Israeli research in West Bank, Golan'

Netanyahu's office said the US has scrapped its ban on American funding of Israeli research projects in the occupied West Bank and Golan Heights.

The Arab American Republicans voting for <em>Trump</em>

Yousef H. Alshammari

The Arab American Republicans voting for Trump

In-depth: Over a third of Arab Americans polled say they prefer Donald Trump - an indication that many still gravitate towards the ...

<em>Trump</em> campaign website broken into by hackers

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Trump campaign website broken into by hackers

Hackers broke into Trump's campaign website saying 'he world has had enough of the fake-news spreaded daily by president donald j ...

Biden insists he'll tackle virus as <em>Trump</em> pushes 'super-recovery'

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Biden insists he'll tackle virus as Trump pushes 'super-recovery'

Joe Biden promised to tackle the coronavirus pandemic in the US if he became President as US cases continue to skyrocket.

Iowa embraced <em>Trump</em>, but may help vote him out

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Iowa embraced Trump, but may help vote him out

Trumpian Iowa may now help vote the President out after expressing they were sold a dream that never came to fruition when the state was ...

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Iran building underground nuclear facility: UN watchdog

Iran continues to stockpile greater amounts of low-enriched uranium, but does not appear to possess enough to produce a weapon, Rafael Grossi, director-general of the International Atomic Energy Agency says.

Sarafina El-Badry Nance

This Arab American, woman, scientist is voting for respect

Comment: I'm proud to be voting for a president who will restore the rights of women and BIPOC, and respect the science surrounding Covid-19 and ...

The New Arab Staff

US senators seek to declare China 'genocide' against Uighurs

The text states that China's campaign "against Uighurs, ethnic Kazakhs, Kyrgyz and members of other Muslim minority groups in the Xinjiang ...

Giorgio Cafiero and Monica Leung

Biden and the Saudi quagmire in Yemen

Analysis: Few countries, if any, will feel the consequences of the 2020 US election as much as Yemen

Biden preferred candidate among Arab-Americans, poll finds

The New Arab Staff

Biden preferred candidate among Arab-Americans, poll finds

Most Arab-American voters view President Donald Trump as 'ineffective' in addressing the community’s priority concerns.

The New Arab Staff

Biden becomes first candidate to provide Arabic-language campaign material

Joe Biden has provided an official translation of campaign material into Arabic uploaded on his website.

Jailed Saudi activist Loujain Al-Hathloul on hunger strike

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Jailed Saudi activist Loujain Al-Hathloul on hunger strike

Women's right activist Loujain Al-Hathloul has started a hunger strike due to her conditions in detention.

Government bid to defend <em>Trump</em> in rape case rejected

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Government bid to defend Trump in rape case rejected

An attempt by the US Justice Department to defend Donald Trump against a lawsuit by a prominent American columnist who says the ...

<em>Trump</em> boosted by Supreme Court confirmation ahead of election

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Trump boosted by Supreme Court confirmation ahead of election

President Donald Trump's reelection campaign was boosted with the confirmation of his latest Supreme Court nominee on Monday.

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