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The 1964 mass killings in Zanzibar and the slavery which preceded them highlight uncomfortable issues about Arab-African relations at a time when the world focuses on race.

The Taliban have continued to work with Al-Qaeda in the Indian Subcontinent (AQIS), the US Defense Department said in a report.

China forces birth control on Uighurs to suppress population

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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.

Kashmir, genocide and the spirit of resistance

Farhan Mujahid Chak

Kashmir, genocide and the spirit of resistance

Genocide Watch lists Ten Stages of the genocidal process. Now, Kashmir exhibits all those stages, especially when considering India's current ...

Marrying non-Jews is like 'Holocaust', says Israeli minister

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Marrying non-Jews is like 'Holocaust', says Israeli minister

Rafi Peretz, the Israeli education minister and leader of a far-right grouping of parties in the Knesset, outraged American Jews by comparing ...

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China pressures Uighurs to marry non-Muslims

Rights groups say the measures are part of a campaign to forcefully assimilate Uighurs into the country's majority ethnic Han society, diluting their unique cultures and religious beliefs.

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Israel's chief rabbi demands citizens prove their Jewishness

An investigation has revealed that the Chief Rabbinate in Israel requests those hoping to marry, as well as their relatives, undergo a DNA test ...

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Israeli extremists detained over 'racist' Jewish-Arab marriage prevention campaign

Israeli police detained 15 suspected Jewish extremists following an undercover investigation into a group accused of tracking down and ...

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Israeli ministry 'heavily censors' school textbook

A central high school civics textbook has turned into the latest product of extremism for the Israeli government who are imposing 'Jewish ...

Lessons from the past: the Ottoman-Russian War of 1878

Laith Saud

Lessons from the past: the Ottoman-Russian War of 1878

Comment: The world has ignored the ethnic-cleansing of the Ottoman-Russian War of 1878, allowing it to play out again over a century later in ...

Zeina Aboul-Hosn

A visionary and her legacy of peace and equality

Video: Salimeh Dergham was Lebanon’s first woman mayor and a visionary who kept her village out of 15 years of civil war.

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