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Comment: This is not the first time that Abbas's blind quest to stay in power is costing Palestinians their sovereignty, writes Dalal Yassine.

Comment: After a year-long hiatus Algeria's Hirak is back on the streets, and this time is fortified by widespread industrial action and more ambitious demands, writes Malia Bouattia.

Israeli violence continues in East Jerusalem

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Israeli violence continues in East Jerusalem

The Palestinian Red Crescent Society has treated 95 people for injuries amid continued Israeli assaults in Jerusalem's Al-Aqsa Mosque.

Blinken sends envoy to Mideast, expresses support for Israel

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Blinken sends envoy to Mideast, expresses support for Israel

US top diplomat Antony Blinken announced that a US envoy would travel to the Middle East after Israel’s assaults on Palestinians in Jerusalem ...

How are Saudi and Emirati media covering Palestine?

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How are Saudi and Emirati media covering Palestine?

While Saudi media has taken a critical stance against Israel’s actions, UAE media have taken a much more lukewarm approach, similar to that of ...

Nazila Jamshidi

Protecting Afghan women's rights after US troops withdraw

Comment: Any new government in Kabul will likely need aid, which can be conditioned on preserving gains Afghan women have made, writes Nazila Jamshidi.

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Chauvin could face longer sentence for Floyd murder

Chauvin was convicted on April 20 of murder and manslaughter for his role in Floyd's death, which sparked protests against racial injustice and ...

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'Choose your words carefully': international media reports 'failing Palestine'

Newspapers and websites across the world have been lambasted online for their 'biased' coverage of events in East Jerusalem and Gaza.

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Rocket attack kills Palestinian father, daughter near Lod

The 16 year old lost her life in Dahmash, a village neighbouring Lod, during an escalation between Israel and Hamas.

Republicans oust Trump critic Cheney from leadership

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Republicans oust Trump critic Cheney from leadership

Cheney warned her colleagues of the potential 'unravelling of our democracy' as Trump continues to 'mislead' millions of Americans.

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Syrian opposition activists express solidarity with Sheikh Jarrah Palestinians

The message expressed support for their struggle and highlighted the similarities in the fights for freedom.

Mia Khalifa slams US support for Israeli military

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Mia Khalifa slams US support for Israeli military

Mia Khalifa took aim at Washington's military aid budget to Israel, in a tweet featuring distressing images of Palestinians killed and injured.

Hamas 'ready' for war or peace: Haniyeh

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Hamas 'ready' for war or peace: Haniyeh

Hamas' chief said 'the resistance is ready' for either eventuality.

Facebook to live stream Eid moonsightings from across UK

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Facebook to live stream Eid moonsightings from across UK

Advocates of a unified local Islamic calendar for British muslims have hailed the partnership as 'historic'.

Serbian warlord Karadzic to serve prison time in UK

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Serbian warlord Karadzic to serve prison time in UK

Karadzic was found guilty on 10 charges of genocide during the 1992-1995 Bosnian war.

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UN looks to end force on Sudan-South Sudan border

Both Sudan and South Sudan claim ownership of the oil-rich Abyei area. The UN force, known as UNISFA, has been in Abyei since 2011.

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Mo Salah condemns 'violence' after Israeli strikes on Gaza

Mo Salah called on world leaders to stop the violence and the 'killing of innocents', without specifically mentioning the Israeli police's ...

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Lebanese public prosecutor given new information on Syria detainees

Two Lebanese public figures have handed over a file containing new information about Lebanese citizens held in Syria to the public prosecutors.

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Timeline: This week's deadly Israeli attacks on Gaza, Jerusalem

The violence is sparked by a years-long bid by Israeli settlers to take over Palestinian homes in occupied East Jerusalem.

'Bring back Covid-infected British family from Syria-Iraq border': Reprieve

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'Bring back Covid-infected British family from Syria-Iraq border': Reprieve

Reprieve's executive director explained that the Covid-infected family 'all have roots in the UK.'

Chris Doyle

In The Thick of It: A British minister's experiences

Book Club: The memoir is of high value particularly for those who want to get a taste of how handling Brexit and Trump felt like from the inside.

Scientists race to study India variants as cases explode

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Scientists race to study India variants as cases explode

Viruses mutate constantly, and the surge in infections in India has resulted in more opportunities for new versions to emerge.

Libya's latest unity government faces uphill battle

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Libya's latest unity government faces uphill battle

Interim Prime Minister Abdulhamid Dbeibah’s administration is charged with unifying Libya's institutions and preparing for elections on December ...

Netanyahu spokesman uses Syria war footage in anti-Hamas post

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Netanyahu spokesman uses Syria war footage in anti-Hamas post

The video was identified by activists as showing Syrian pro-regime fighters launching rockets from the southern Syrian province of Daraa in 2018.

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