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Al Jazeera broadcast the destruction of the building live on air, with an anchorwoman promising the channel would 'not be silenced' by the Israeli airstrikes.

Ten members of the same family were killed in deadly Israel airstrikes on Gaza.

A week and a century like no other

Rami G. Khouri

A week and a century like no other

Comment: Rami Khouri witnesses a shift in the way Israel's occupation is understood and talked about on the global stage, and considers its implications for Palestinians and Israel.

Syrian regime, rebels take part in new prisoner swap

The New Arab Staff

Syrian regime, rebels take part in new prisoner swap

The exchange process took place on Wednesday afternoon at the Abu Al-Zendin crossing, according to local sources.

Rage Against the Machine rail against Israeli oppression

The New Arab Staff

Rage Against the Machine rail against Israeli oppression

US rock band Rage Against the Machine have tweeted messages for support the Palestinian people and against the brutal Israeli oppression.

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Hamas fires rocket at Israel's second airport near Eilat

Hamas on Thursday said it fired a large rocket at Israel's Ramon airport near Eilat.

The New Arab Staff

Gaza health ministry investigating suspected toxic gas deaths

The ministry of health in Gaza said that bodies delivered to a hospital had died from suffocation.

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Afghans mark Eid as ceasefire pauses deadly violence

A three-day ceasefire agreed by the warring Taliban and Afghan government comes into force today.

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Joe Biden: Israel violence must end 'sooner than later'

Joe Biden says he spoke to Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu, who is currently battling corruption charges, about the hemorrhaging of violence ...

Gaza death toll reaches 65 as Hamas attacks Tel-Aviv

The New Arab Staff

Gaza death toll reaches 65 as Hamas attacks Tel-Aviv

The death toll from Israeli airstrikes on Gaza has risen to 65 as Hamas rockets hit Tel Aviv and Israeli leaders issued threats to escalate the ...

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 ...

Serbian warlord Karadzic to serve prison time in UK

The New Arab Staff

Serbian warlord Karadzic to serve prison time in UK

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

'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.'

How Kurdish all-female-militias helped bring down the Islamic State

Muhammed Nafih Wafy

How Kurdish all-female-militias helped bring down the Islamic State

Book Club: Gayle Tzemach Lemmon's book is a riveting account of how an all-women Kurdish militia, aided by US Special Forces, racked up ...

Spring by Leila Rafei: On the periphery of revolution

Sumaiyya Naseem

Spring by Leila Rafei: On the periphery of revolution

Book Club: Leila Rafei's debut novel Spring is a stunning work that exemplifies the kind of stories we need to read and write about in the Arab ...

The New Arab Staff

One dead after Gaza militants fire rockets at Israel

An Israeli woman was killed and eight people were injured south of Tel Aviv after Gaza militants fired rockets towards central Israel.

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Egypt reached out to Israel over tensions: FM

The Arab League has called for the ICC to include the latest attempts to evict Palestinians from their homes in east Jerusalem in an ongoing war ...

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Blinken says 'all sides need to de-escalate' in Israel-Palestine

The US secretary of state said Israel had a right to respond to rocket attacks by Gaza militants.

The New Arab Staff

Rocket fire from Gaza kills two Israelis

Two Israelis are dead after rocket fire on Ashkelon, while 26 Palestinians have been killed in Israeli strikes across Gaza.

UN experts: IS committed genocide against Yazidis

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

UN experts: IS committed genocide against Yazidis

“I ask you to start a new chapter - legal accountability for ISIS crimes would dramatically impact every action of my community’s recovery.”

Eva Thiebaud

How Abu Dhabi uses its influence in the US

Comment: Long before the 'Abraham Accords', Abu Dhabi was investing in the US and developing an intensive lobbying strategy in Washington. Eva ...

First Muslim woman elected to Greater London Assembly

The New Arab Staff

First Muslim woman elected to Greater London Assembly

Hina Bokhari was among three female Muslim candidates elected to the assembly, while Sadiq Khan was also re-elected as London's mayor in a ...

Lebanon stops attempt to smuggle 51 Syrians to Cyprus

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Lebanon stops attempt to smuggle 51 Syrians to Cyprus

Lebanese security forces stopped dozens of Syrians being smuggled into Cyprus by sea, authorities said on Saturday.

Algeria remembers mass killings under French rule

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Algeria remembers mass killings under French rule

Thousands of Algerians were killed during the Setif massacre.

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