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Nine Serbs have been arrested for taking part in the killings of 44 Muslim civilians in the early 1990s.

Libyan families are seeking $85 million against Khalifa Haftar and his two sons, dual US-Libyan citizens, over extrajudicial killings and torture committed during the 2014 Benghazi offensive.

Turkish soldiers injured in blast in Syria’s Idlib province

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Turkish soldiers injured in blast in Syria’s Idlib province

At least two Turkish soldiers have been injured when a roadside bomb targeted their vehicle on the M4 highway in Idlib province.

US oil prices crash to negative amid devastating glut

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US oil prices crash to negative amid devastating glut

US oil prices crashed to unprecedented lows as futures in New York ended in negative territory for the first time amid a devastating supply glut.

Trump pens angry letter on eve of impeachment vote

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Trump pens angry letter on eve of impeachment vote

In an extraordinarily angry six-page letter, Donald Trump told Nancy Pelosi, speaker of the Democratic-led House of Representatives, that ...

Hari Prasad and Aman Madan

Detained, tortured, and murdered: Pakistan's lost generation of Balochis

Since 2011, hundreds of Baloch people have been disappeared only to be killed by Pakistani security forces as part of a state policy known as kill and dump.

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Thousands flood London to protest Trump's UK visit

Thousands took to the streets of central London on Tuesday to protest Trump's visit, with the infamous blimp of the US president once again ...

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Bomb detonators found as Colombo declares state of emergency

Police said they had found 87 bomb detonators at a Colombo bus station as authorities declared a state of emergency on Monday, following a ...

Malia Bouattia

Citizenship is a basic right, even for Shamima Begum

Comment: Begum's case proves once again that basic human rights are always conditional for the UK's diaspora communities, writes Malia Bouattia.

Displaced Syrian children sift through trash to buy bread

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Displaced Syrian children sift through trash to buy bread

Of the three million people who live in the surrounding extremist-ruled bastion of Idlib, around half have been displaced from other parts of ...

Gaja Pellegrini-Bettoli

Bellingcat: Where technology meets investigative journalism

The New Arab Meets: Eliot Higgins, the British founder of the investigative journalism network Bellingcat, to talk more about what motivated him ...

Bedouin village community is failed by self-serving EU 'concern'

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Bedouin village community is failed by self-serving EU 'concern'

Comment: Defending Khan al-Ahmar because it is part of the two-state solution will not protect the rights of its Palestinian community, writes ...

Turkey to unveil 'world's largest airport' in Istanbul

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Turkey to unveil 'world's largest airport' in Istanbul

Turkey's president will unveil on Monday Istanbul's new international airport - a mega project that has been dogged by concerns over labour ...

Qatar hit with flash floods following freak storm

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Qatar hit with flash floods following freak storm

Reports have emerged that the capital of Qatar received almost a year's rain in a single day as the country is hit by flash floods.

Morocco to demolish childhood home of Algeria's president Bouteflika

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Morocco to demolish childhood home of Algeria's president Bouteflika

Local authorities in Morocco have issued demolition orders for a dilapidated house but the unexpected owner of the long-abandoned residence in ...

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Israel gives occupied West Bank villagers 'one-week demolition ultimatum'

The fate of Khan al-Ahmar has drawn international concern, with European countries calling on Israel not to move ahead with plans to demolish it.

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MBS aide boasts plan to dig trench around Qatar

Senior MBS aide Saud al-Qahtani appeared to confirm reports that Saudi Arabia is digging a canal to separate Qatar from the mainland and turn it ...

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Residents of threatened Palestinian village must move: Israeli court

Israel's High Court says the question of a Palestinian village slated for demolition is not whether residents of Khan al-Ahmar should be moved, ...

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US urges Turkey to dump Russia's S-400 for Patriot

US concerns that Ankara may be leaning towards the Kremlin for military hardware, has seen Washington hold talks with Turkey its own missile ...

Cloud Nein: Iran blames Israel for lack of rain

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Cloud Nein: Iran blames Israel for lack of rain

'Israel and another country in the region have joint teams which work to ensure clouds entering Iranian skies are unable to release rain,' ...

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Saudi Arabia pushes ahead with 'Qatar island' project

Saudi Arabia has announced 25 June as the deadline for tenders of a controversial canal project that will turn the State of Qatar into an island.

US to release American 'enemy combatant' held in Iraq

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US to release American 'enemy combatant' held in Iraq

The US Justice Department said it would release an American alleged Islamic State group combatant held in Iraq for over eight months on ...

Syria FM's 'trash talk' provokes anger in neighbouring Lebanon

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Syria FM's 'trash talk' provokes anger in neighbouring Lebanon

Assad's number-two claimed Syria's streets were in better condition than Lebanon's.

For real solidarity, stop arming Israel

Malia Bouattia

For real solidarity, stop arming Israel

Comment: The struggle for Palestinian rights is also a struggle against our own government's support for Israel's violent actions, writes Malia ...

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