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Mohamad Kassem Tahan, 21, was killed by Israeli shellfire at the border with Lebanon on Friday.

The AP called the strike on its Gaza office a 'disturbing development', while Al Jazeera condemned the destruction as a 'crime among a series of crimes'.

Israeli military accused of using media to trick Hamas

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Israeli military accused of using media to trick Hamas

The Israeli military implied it had launched a ground offensive in Gaza in a bid to entrap Hamas militants.

Sheikh Jarrah and a Nakba of past and present

Emad Moussa

Sheikh Jarrah and a Nakba of past and present

Comment: As long as Israel continues to occupy and oppress Palestinians, the memory of the Nakba will continue to regenerate and re-emphasise ...

Lebanese protester shot by Israeli forces at border dies

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Lebanese protester shot by Israeli forces at border dies

The 21-year-old was one of two men who suffered wounds from the shelling during a protest on the frontier

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Mali's PM resigns before immediate reappointment to perform reshuffle

Prime Minister Moctar Ouane resigned on Friday but was immediately reappointed to choose a new 'broad-based' cabinet.

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Palestinian-Israeli MK calls for UN protection from Israeli violence

Abu Shehadeh said the Palestinian-Israelis are being subjected to racist discrimination and violence from Israeli forces and armed right-wing ...

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Six Palestinians killed by Israeli fire in West Bank

Alongside those shot dead, over 100 Palestinians have been injured by violence at protests, including tear gas and rubber bullets.

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Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari backs new Chad leader

Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari backed Chad's new leader and offered to help Chad 'to stabilise and return to constitutional order.'

Syrian regime, rebels take part in new prisoner swap

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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.

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Germany calls Hamas rocket launches 'terrorist attacks'

German Chancellor Angela Merkel's spokesman said 'these are terrorist attacks' aiming 'to kill people indiscriminately'.

US withdraws from Kandahar base in Afghanistan: Afghan <em>army</em>

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US withdraws from Kandahar base in Afghanistan: Afghan army

The US has withdrawn from the Kandahar Airfield, though an official handover is expected after Eid Al-Fitr, officials have said.

Palestinian shot dead 'attempting to stab Israeli soldier': <em>army</em>

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Palestinian shot dead 'attempting to stab Israeli soldier': army

The Israeli army shot dead a Palestinian man who allegedly tried to stab an Israeli soldier near the Ofra settlement.

Palestine Protests: Live Coverage and Updates

The New Arab Staff

Palestine Protests: Live Coverage and Updates

With Gaza enduring a fourth night of air strikes, with the death toll rising to 119, The New Arab continues its live coverage from Gaza and the ...

Afghanistan violence continues despite three-day Eid ceasefire

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Afghanistan violence continues despite three-day Eid ceasefire

Violence has escalated since May 1, when the US began formally withdrawing its troops in line with a plan to pull out its last 2,500 troops by ...

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Israeli bombardment death toll now 119 in Gaza: ministry

Gaza's health ministry said 119 people, including 31 children, have now died as Israeli bombardment continues.

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Three rockets fired at Israel from southern Lebanon

The rockets were launched from near the Palestinian refugee camp of Rashidiyeh, Lebanese military and security sources said.

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Israel says no troops in Gaza, blames 'internal communication'

Israel first briefed the media its troops were in the Gaza Strip, but clarified there were 'no soldiers' there two hours later.

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Israel boosts troops on Gaza border amid escalating violence

Israel deployed additional troops to Gaza's border Thursday as violence against Palestinians escalated, including a lynching by Israeli ...

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

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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.

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 ...

The Weaponized Camera in the Middle East

Ramona Wadi

The Weaponized Camera in the Middle East

Book Club: Liat Berdugo's The Weaponized Camera in the Middle East delves straight into the concept of visual imagery, politics, psychology and ...

Two killed in Sudan rally over 2019 protests killings

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Two killed in Sudan rally over 2019 protests killings

Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdok said he was 'shocked' by the killings, calling it a 'crime to use live bullets against peaceful protesters'.

Organisation of Islamic Cooperation condemns Israeli violence against Palestinians

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Organisation of Islamic Cooperation condemns Israeli violence against Palestinians

The OIC also slammed Israel's continued settlement expansion and forced expulsions of Palestinians.

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