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Tunisia's foreign ministry said it refuses to normalise relations with Israel.

President Hassan Rouhani's comments marked the first time he has directly accused Israel of carrying out the killing of Mohsen Fakhrizadeh late last month.

'Foreign manoeuvres' in Western Sahara destablising Algeria: PM

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

'Foreign manoeuvres' in Western Sahara destablising Algeria: PM

Donald Trump's recent comments about supporting Morocco's bid for the Western Sahara has been met by opposition from its neighbour Algeria.

The uses and abuses of how we define antisemitism

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 ...

Remembering the Detroit Arab Workers strike for Palestine

Diana Alghoul

Remembering the Detroit Arab Workers strike for Palestine

The Detroit Arab Workers strike won a very important battle in the United Auto Workers divesting from Israeli partners and left a legacy in the ...

Maher al-Charif

Palestine: A history punctuated by the intifadas

Comment: To mark 20 years since the Second Intifada, Maher al-Charif takes a look back at the 1940 general strike and armed rebellion, and the First Intifada of 1987.

Brooke Anderson

What a Biden-Harris ticket means for the Middle East

America's strategy in the Middle East has failed. But can a Biden presidency repair it?

Malia Bouattia

Long-Bailey slipped up, but exporting Israeli violence is unacceptable

Comment: Sacking Long-Bailey for making a factual mistake about an otherwise verified practice is a low-down attempt to punish Labour's left, ...

Abbad Yahya

A plan to resist Trump’s Deal of the Century

The long read: A new book by Palestinian intellectual Azmi Bishara presents a comprehensive strategy to resist Trump and Netanyahu’s widely ...

How Palestine solidarity became a litmus test in Germany

Majed Abusalama

How Palestine solidarity became a litmus test in Germany

Comment: Germany's attempt to muzzle thinker and philosopher Achille Mbembe on the grounds of anti-semitism amounts to an extension of Israeli ...

Malia Bouattia

On Palestine, Labour leadership contenders are failing, once again

Comment: When it comes to international solidarity and Palestine, we're seeing a return to the pre-Corbyn status quo, writes Malia Bouattia.

Trump's 'Deal of the Century' hijacked the international order

Faysal and Nizar Mohamad

Trump's 'Deal of the Century' hijacked the international order

Comment: The PA and EU have a chance to reclaim an international order hijacked by Israeli obstructionism and American unpredictability, write ...

Tunisians march against Trump's 'Deal of the Century'

Alessandra Bajec

Tunisians march against Trump's 'Deal of the Century'

Several hundred people mobilised in the Tunisian capital to protest against the 'Deal of the Century' announced by US President Donald Trump ...

Labour manifesto kisses goodbye to Blair's toxic legacy

Malia Bouattia

Labour manifesto kisses goodbye to Blair's toxic legacy

Comment: Labour's manifesto isn't perfect, but it presents a foreign policy that learns from past errors, and promises a more peaceful and just ...

Egyptian actor Amr Waked to star alongside Gal Gadot

The New Arab

Egyptian actor Amr Waked to star alongside Gal Gadot

Amr Waked comes under fire after announcing he will star alongside Israeli lead actor Gal Gadot in the sequel of the American superhero film ...

The New Arab

Israel rearrests prominent Palestinian lawmaker Khalida Jarrar

Palestinian activist and lawmaker Khalida Jarrar was rearrested by Israeli forces just months after her release in February.

Suzan Quitaz

The kingmakers in Israeli politics

Not a single party has ever won a majority in the Knesset, making coalition governments the norm in Israeli politics. So who are these religious ...

Abdulla Moaswes

Kashmir under India looks like Palestine under Israel

Comment: Hindu Nationalists have become obsessed with replicating the Zionist project in turning a constitutionally secular India into ...

The New Arab & agencies

Palestinian parties in Israel unite before September Knesset election

Plans for the coalition were finalised when the National Democratic Assembly, known as Balad, agreed to join the list.

Netanyahu's son's Israeli occupation excuse? 'No P in Arabic'

The New Arab

Netanyahu's son's Israeli occupation excuse? 'No P in Arabic'

Yair Netanyahu, son of the re-elected Israeli premier, also accused Palestinians of being 'colonisers' who had occupied 'Jewish land'.

Josh Ruebner

Will Republican goading galvanise Democratic support for BDS?

Comment: The Republicans' spurious claims about current Democratic support for BDS may turn into a self-fulfilling prophecy, writes Josh ...

Israel releases Palestinian lawmaker after months of 'administrative detention'

The New Arab

Israel releases Palestinian lawmaker after months of 'administrative detention'

Israeli authorities have released Khalida Jarrar after holding her for 20 months, her husband announced on Thursday.

Tzipi Livni, alleged war criminal, retires from Israeli politics

The New Arab & agencies

Tzipi Livni, alleged war criminal, retires from Israeli politics

At a televised news conference on Monday the prominent Israeli politician announced she was leaving politics, saying 'democracy is in danger'.

High points, low points: A history of Iran-Egypt relations

Paul Iddon

High points, low points: A history of Iran-Egypt relations

Egypt and Iran had a lot in common, but seismic geopolitical events have made sure to keep them apart for much of the 20th century and the past ...

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