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Thousands of Yazidi children are facing an unprecedented mental and physical health crisis, including post-traumatic stress, anxiety and depression, years after their release from IS captivity, Amnesty has warned

Drake delved into London's music scene once more with a new freestyle track that saw his Arab fans quickly take notice.

Shamima Begum allowed UK return for citizenship battle

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Shamima Begum allowed UK return for citizenship battle

The ruling in her favour means Begum could appear before a court in London, despite UK authorities continuously declaring they would not help her return from Syria.

Foreign workers struggle to return to UAE amid virus

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Foreign workers struggle to return to UAE amid virus

Despite plans to return an estimated 200,000 people to the UAE, the rules remain unclear, and many have had their applications rejected.

In Lebanon, mothers barter clothes for <em>baby</em> milk

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In Lebanon, mothers barter clothes for baby milk

Mothers in Lebanon have resorted to bartering for baby supplies as the economic crisis continues.

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China forces birth control on Uighurs to suppress population

Uighurs and other Muslim minorities are being targeted with forced birth control measures that have dramatically slashed birth rates, a new investigation has revealed.

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Six migrants dead, dozens rescued off Libya coast: UN

The UN said a woman gave birth and six migrants died aboard a rubber dinghy that was rescued off Libyan shores.

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Two rockets fired from Gaza Strip towards Israel: army

The reported rocket fire comes the day after Hamas warned that Israel's planned annexation of parts of the occupied West Bank amounted to a ...

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Israeli court jails Palestinian for life over killings

The Israeli army also ordered Barghouthi to pay millions of shekels in compensation.

Iranians arrested for 'trying to sell babies on Instagram'

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Iranians arrested for 'trying to sell babies on Instagram'

One of the babies was just 20 days old, according to the report.

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Fury follows shooting of Palestinian driving to sister’s wedding

'The only terrorists are the cowards who shot to kill a beautiful young man and blamed him for it': Palestinians have voiced their outrage over ...

Gaza <em>baby</em> denied life-saving heart surgery dies

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Gaza baby denied life-saving heart surgery dies

Eight-month-old Omar Yaghi died after being unable to travel for life-saving heart surgery, due to the Palestinian Authority cutting ties with ...

Twitter flags fake CNN video shared by Donald Trump

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Twitter flags fake CNN video shared by Donald Trump

A video edited to look like a CNN report has been shared by Donald Trump on Twitter, and the social networking platform warned users it is a ...

Iran ends state-backed contraception in bid to boost population

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Iran ends state-backed contraception in bid to boost population

Iran's government will no longer provide contraception or vasectomies, in a bid to force citizens to have more children and combat falling birth ...

Far-right Israeli lawmaker compares Bedouin birth rate to bomb

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Far-right Israeli lawmaker compares Bedouin birth rate to bomb

A far-right Israeli lawmaker with a history of espousing anti-Arab sentiment said Bedouin birth rates in Israel were comparable to a bomb that ...

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Shamima Begum to challenge ban from UK for appeal

Bride of former IS fighter Shamima Begum is set to appeal a decision barring her return to the UK to challenge the removal of her British citizenship.

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Unemployed Filipina feeds other jobless migrants in Dubai

Migrants account for 90% of the workforce in the United Arab Emirates. The economic shutdown that came with Covid-19 has hit their communities ...

Danya Hajjaji

Dear Arab celebrities: You can't support #BlackLivesMatter in blackface

A new social media trend saw famous Arabs wearing blackface in a tone-deaf attempt to take a stand against racism. Instead, it spoke volumes ...

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Mother shot while carrying baby in Lebanon Palestinian camp

The woman was caught in a gun battle between drug dealers in the Shatila refugee camp in Beirut, according to a graphic video picked up by local ...

Sudanese raped in sit-in massacre wait for justice

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Sudanese raped in sit-in massacre wait for justice

Dozens of women who were raped during the brutal dispersal of a Khartoum sit-in camp one year ago are forced to wrestle with their trauma alone.

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Iran plans 'cars-only' rally for annual Quds Day

Iranians have swapped marching in the streets for driving in their vehicles as part of their annual pro-Palestine Quds Day celebration

Virus-hit Iran reopens mosques for holy Ramadan nights

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Virus-hit Iran reopens mosques for holy Ramadan nights

Despite coronavirus fears, Iranians spilled into mosques for prayers after the Islamic Republic reopened them for two hours for Laylat Al-Qadr, ...

Lebanon faces grave threat to stability as poverty mounts

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Lebanon faces grave threat to stability as poverty mounts

Lebanese are growing more desperate as jobs disappear and their money's value evaporates in a terrifying confluence of events.

Immigrant doctors in America battle Covid-19 on the frontlines

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Immigrant doctors in America battle Covid-19 on the frontlines

From New York's most crowded hospitals to those in rural areas, immigrant doctors are on the frontline saving lives as America battles the ...

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