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Over a dozen people have been injured in a car crash in Sydney, after a car was driven into a Hijab shop.

Al-Aqsa mosque in Jerusalem will reopen to worshippers after the Eid holiday

Sri Lanka's Muslims mark a year of persecution

Imrul Islam

Sri Lanka's Muslims mark a year of persecution

Comment: Since last year's Easter bombing, Sri Lanka's Muslim community has suffered increased attacks and Islamophobia at both the state and street level, writes Imrul Islam.

New video evidence of Australian war crimes in Afghanistan

CJ Werleman

New video evidence of Australian war crimes in Afghanistan

Comment: In light of this new, shocking evidence, an ICC investigation into into war crimes is now more urgent than ever, writes CJ Werleman.

Netanyahu vows to press forth even after election shortfall

The New Arab & agencies

Netanyahu vows to press forth even after election shortfall

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Arab-led parties were hostile to Israel at an 'emergency conference' following the country's third ...

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Macron defends French teenager threatened over anti-Islam rant

French President Emmanuel Macron defended the French teenager who broadcasted an expletive-laden Instagram rant against Islam.

Mobashra Tazamal

As election cycle begins, Trump supersizes his favourite tactic

Comment: President Trump has made Islamophobia one of the defining features of his presidency, writes Mobashra Tazamal.

The New Arab & agencies

Al-Qaeda claims responsibility for US military base attack

Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula has claimed responsibility for a December shooting at a US naval base in which a Saudi officer killed three ...

The New Arab

Suspected Israeli extremists set fire to Jerusalem mosque

The mosque in East Jerusalem's Beit Safafa neighbourhood suffered damage in the suspected arson attack but no one was hurt.

UK 'Islamists' get more jail time than far-right extremists

The New Arab

UK 'Islamists' get more jail time than far-right extremists

A new report by a London-based think tank found that Muslim terrorists spend more time behind bars than right-wing extremists.

Ali Abbas Ahmadi

Three rapes every hour in India

An Indian court ordered the execution of four men convicted of the infamous 2012 gang rape and murder of a Delhi student, bringing India's rape ...

Woman tears hijab off Muslim student, rubs on body

The New Arab & agencies

Woman tears hijab off Muslim student, rubs on body

23-year Jasmine Campbell tore off the Muslim student's hijab and then stripped naked, rubbing the religious headdress over her body.

Czech mosque vandalised with death threats following Islamophobia uptick

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Czech mosque vandalised with death threats following Islamophobia uptick

Czech police are treating graffiti threatening to kill Muslims scrawled on a mosque as property damage, rather than a hate ...

London mosque targeted by anti-Islamic graffiti

The New Arab

London mosque targeted by anti-Islamic graffiti

Police are investigating an incident in which anti-Islamic slogans were spray-painted near a mosque in south London in an attack described by ...

Israel police probe '<em>hate</em> <em>crime</em>' following anti-Palestinian vandal attacks

The New Arab

Israel police probe 'hate crime' following anti-Palestinian vandal attacks

Israeli police are investigating an alleged 'price tag' attack on a Palestinian town in which cars were attacked and buildings emblazoned with ...

The New Arab & agencies

Israel headed to the polls for third time

Israeli politicians failed to form a government before a midnight deadline, forcing an unprecedented third election in 12 months.

James Reinl

US-Saudi downplay Florida terror shooting as ties scrutinised

Friday's killing spree has called in to question how the Trump administration has doubled down on a security-for-cash arrangement with a Gulf ...

The New Arab & agencies

Saudi military shooter slammed US as 'nation of evil'

'I'm against evil, and America as a whole has turned into a nation of evil,' the shooter said, according to online posts found by the SITE ...

Diana Alghoul

'Queer Palestinians' attacked in homophobic hate crime

Sammy and her two friends were beaten near Ramallah as police watched in an anti-LGBTQ+ hate crime.

Muslims are fearful in a <em>hate</em> filled India

The New Arab

Muslims are fearful in a hate filled India

Muslims are being demonised, alienated, and attacked in India like never before. Violence against the country’s biggest minority has ...

The New Arab

US man arrested for beating Arabic-speaking Syrian refugee

Adrian Richard Vergara sat next to the unidentified teenage Syrian on the bus in San Diego, California before launching the attack.

The 2020 Muslim vote

Brooke Anderson

The 2020 Muslim vote

Muslims account for 1.1% of the US population, yet their voter turnout is relatively low, but how important of a voting demographic are Muslims? ...

Terror conviction for Israeli settler in deadly arson attack

The New Arab & agencies

Terror conviction for Israeli settler in deadly arson attack

An Israeli settler involved in the arson attack that killed Palestinian toddler Ali Dawabsha and his parents was convicted on a separate charge ...

Spotlight on racism in Turkey after Syrian child suicide

The New Arab

Spotlight on racism in Turkey after Syrian child suicide

Syrians in Turkey are pointing to widespread racism as the cause behind the death by suicide of a nine-year-old Syrian boy.

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