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Newspapers and websites across the world have been lambasted online for their 'biased' coverage of events in East Jerusalem and Gaza.

The US Navy announced Sunday it seized an arms shipment of thousands of assault weapons, machines guns and sniper rifles hidden aboard a ship in the Arabian Sea.

Opposition fighters withdraw from Mogadishu after deadly clashes

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Opposition fighters withdraw from Mogadishu after deadly clashes

Hundreds of opposition fighters withdrew from positions they had held in Mogadishu, Somalia's capital, since late April.

The Present: A tragic exposé of everyday Israeli occupation

Tommaso Segantini

The Present: A tragic exposé of everyday Israeli occupation

Film Review: Farah Nabulsi's Oscar-nominated short-film documents the everyday dehumanisation of Palestinians under a torturous occupation. ...

Masafer Yatta: Palestinian life in an Israeli firing zone

Jessica Buxbaum

Masafer Yatta: Palestinian life in an Israeli firing zone

In-depth: For Palestinians in the Israeli-designated military area, daily life is plagued by settler violence, army harassment, and the ...

Dominique Vidal

What if they'd been shouting, "Death to the Jews!"?

Comment: In the wake of Jerusalem's anti-Arab violence, Dominique Vidal questions how the world would react if the shoe were on the other foot.

The New Arab Staff

Elderly Palestinian woman shot by Israeli soldiers

A 60-year-old Palestinian woman has been shot and seriously injured in the West Bank by Israeli soldiers who said that she had tried to attack ...

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Spanish journalists dead after attack in east Burkina Faso

Spanish journalists and an Irish citizen went missing during an attack by gunmen Monday near a national park, and the two Spanish citizens were ...

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Explosive-laden 'drone' boat targets Saudi port of Yanbu

The Saudi port of Yanbu experienced an 'incident' in the Red Sea, with warnings of a possible attack.

Somali opposition fighters block roads in capital Mogadishu

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Somali opposition fighters block roads in capital Mogadishu

Witnesses said they saw machine gun-mounted vehicles stationed in opposition strongholds.

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Turkey launches new raid in northern Iraq

Turkish media said commando forces landed in Metina, northern Iraq, while warplanes dropped bombs on Kurdish militant targets.

Libya becomes regional centre for bitcoin mining operation

The New Arab Staff

Libya becomes regional centre for bitcoin mining operation

Libya has been noted as the most prolific miner of bitcoins in the Arab world, thought to be due to cheap electricity.

Radical Islamist party frees 11 Pakistani police hostages

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Radical Islamist party frees 11 Pakistani police hostages

An outlawed Pakistani Islamist political group freed 11 policemen almost a day after taking them hostage in the eastern city of Lahore.

Iran state TV acknowledges ship attacked in Red Sea

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Iran state TV acknowledges ship attacked in Red Sea

A cargo ship in the Red Sea, thought to be used by the Iranian Revolutionary Guard, has been attacked, with Israel being the main suspect.

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Myanmar releases Australian couple from house arrest

An Australian couple was kept on house arrest for two weeks after attempting to board a relief flight out of Myanmar in March.

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Shadow of murderous brothers hangs over Libyan town

More than 100 bodies have been exhumed from mass graves in Tarhuna, with dozens more missing and presumed dead.

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Myanmar crackdown death toll passes 520

The civilian death toll in the Myanmar military's crackdown on protesters passed 520.

The New Arab Staff

Mentally-ill Palestinian killed by Israeli officer 'in cold blood'

The mother of 33-year-old Munir Anabtawi said that she alerted authorities when her mentally-ill son was behaving erratically so he could be ...

Syria Insight: Bread queues and hunger in Assad's Syria

Paul McLoughlin

Syria Insight: Bread queues and hunger in Assad's Syria

After ten years of war, Syrians across the country are facing unprecedented hunger and poverty.

Keira Dignan

Frontex: The EU agency under fire for migrant pushbacks

In-depth: There are mounting allegations of illegal and violent practices by the EU agency Frontex, suggesting the EU's border system is ...

Suspected Al-Qaeda gunmen kill 12 in Yemen attack: official

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Suspected Al-Qaeda gunmen kill 12 in Yemen attack: official

Suspected Al-Qaeda gunmen have killed four civilians and eight fighters from a separatist militia in an attack in the southern Yemeni province ...

'Lula' convictions dismissed; could run again in Brazil

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

'Lula' convictions dismissed; could run again in Brazil

Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva’s convictions for corruption have been thrown out by a judge, opening a path to run for office again.

Far-right activist Tommy Robinson 'lied' to police

The New Arab Staff

Far-right activist Tommy Robinson 'lied' to police

A harassment case involving Tommy Robinson has been dropped after inconsistencies emerged in evidence given by the far-right leader.

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