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The budget for the US military will see a small increase in its budget, a change from the large increases made by the previous president.

In a call with German leader Angela Merkel, Chinese President Xi Jinping said he hoped Europe would "make positive efforts with China".

US <em>climate</em> envoy attends UAE <em>Climate</em> Dialogue

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US climate envoy attends UAE Climate Dialogue

The United States Special Presidential Envoy for Climate attended the regional climate dialogue, where MENA countries re-committed to the Paris Agreement.

In Tunis, flamingos wade past waste in Africa wetlands

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

In Tunis, flamingos wade past waste in Africa wetlands

Today half of Tunis' residents live on the banks of the "sebkha", or mudflat, where more than 100,000 birds of around 100 different species ...

Russia offers Egypt assistance in freeing ship blocking Suez

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Russia offers Egypt assistance in freeing ship blocking Suez

Russia said it wanted to help Egypt to free the megaship Ever Given blocking the Suez canal since Tuesday.

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Saudi Arabia unveils campaign to tackle climate change

Saudi Arabia has revealed plans to plant billions of trees as part of a campaign to tackle climate change.

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UAE raises investment in UK with life sciences focus

The British government announced the UAE is increasing UK investment with a focus on life sciences.

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Blinken leaves NATO allies waiting on US Afghan decision

As Washington weighs its options with regards to Afghanistan, NATO's chief said any decision to withdraw from the country depended on progress ...

Sarah Essa

Muad Hrezi: The 'unapologetically Muslim' Libyan-American running for Congress

The New Arab Meets: Muad Hrezi, the young Democrat who is running for Congress 2022 in Connecticut's First Congressional District.

Muad Hrezi: The 'unapologetically Muslim' Libyan-American running for Congress

Sarah Essa

Muad Hrezi: The 'unapologetically Muslim' Libyan-American running for Congress

The New Arab Meets: Muad Hrezi, the young Democrat who is running for Congress 2022 in Connecticut's First Congressional District.

Nazli Tarzi

The disingenuous promise of early elections in Iraq

Analysis: Mustafa al-Kadhimi is seeking to appease Iraq's protest movement by promising early elections, but politically astute Iraqis recognise ...

The female DJs smashing boundaries of social gender inequality

Anu Shukla

The female DJs smashing boundaries of social gender inequality

We crossed continents to speak with female DJs who have cultivated a spectrum of projects in the face of political instability and gender ...

Jordan aims for green with 10-million tree campaign

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Jordan aims for green with 10-million tree campaign

A new campaign in Jordan is seeking to plant millions of trees to replace those lost in fires and help the environment.

The Palestinian women fighting Israel's family separation law

Jessica Buxbaum

The Palestinian women fighting Israel's family separation law

Trapped by Israeli checkpoints and border walls, thousands of unregistered Palestinians in the occupied West Bank feel doubly imprisoned as ...

Lebanese clear tar pollution from turtle beach

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Lebanese clear tar pollution from turtle beach

Lebanese raked balls of tar away from a turtle beach in the south of the country.

The New Arab Staff

Climate-conflict nexus behind decade of displacement in MENA

Over 1.5 million people have been affected by disaster displacements, with floods and droughts being the principal causes.

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Biden declares 'America is back' to allies

President Joe Biden declared "America is back" on the international stage at the Munich Security Conference.

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Biden to lay out foreign policy at G-7 summit

In advance of Biden’s virtual appearances, the White House sought to underscore that the new administration will move quickly to reorient the ...

The New Arab Staff

India arrests activist over Greta Thunberg-shared 'toolkit'

The police claim the protest guide is evidence of a conspiracy "to wage economic, social, cultural and regional war against India".

Red Sea reefs 'under threat' from Israel-UAE oil deal

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Red Sea reefs 'under threat' from Israel-UAE oil deal

Israeli environmentalists are warning that a UAE-Israeli oil pipeline deal threatens unique Red Sea coral reefs and could lead to "the next ...

Malia Bouattia

Elbit protest highlights the power of unity in action

Comment: This joint action to protest Elbit sends an important message about the links between fighting colonialism, structural oppression and ...

US moves to rejoin UN rights council

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

US moves to rejoin UN rights council

The decision is likely to draw criticism from conservative US lawmakers and many in the pro-Israel community.

Israeli-American astronomer says alien vessel 'visited our solar system'

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Israeli-American astronomer says alien vessel 'visited our solar system'

Israel-American astronomer, Avi Loeb, says an alien vessel was spotted in our solar system in 2017.

Blinken presses China on Uighurs in firsts call

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Blinken presses China on Uighurs in firsts call

The new US Secretary of State's first phone call with China took on the topic of the country's treatment of Uighur Muslims.

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