Breaking News

In-depth: As Palestinians are facing increasing Israeli violence, can British party politics keep up?

The Nobel laureate tweeted and posted a video which garnered mixed reactions.

Eyeing lucrative profits, Morocco is seeking to legalise cannabis

Dario Sabaghi

Eyeing lucrative profits, Morocco is seeking to legalise cannabis

In-depth: Cannabis legalisation in Morocco could provide economic opportunity, dependant upon Europe, party politics, and upcoming elections.

Gaza death toll from Israel strikes rises to 83

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Gaza death toll from Israel strikes rises to 83

The dead included 17 children, while 487 people have been wounded, the ministry said.

Saudi Arabia cracking down on online dissent with detentions

The New Arab Staff

Saudi Arabia cracking down on online dissent with detentions

April saw more prisoners of conscience jailed in Saudi Arabia than the three previous months combined.

The New Arab Staff

Gaza death toll reaches 65 as Hamas attacks Tel-Aviv

The death toll from Israeli airstrikes on Gaza has risen to 65 as Hamas rockets hit Tel Aviv and Israeli leaders issued threats to escalate the conflict further.

The New Arab Staff

'Choose your words carefully': international media reports 'failing Palestine'

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

The New Arab Staff

Mo Salah condemns 'violence' after Israeli strikes on Gaza

Mo Salah called on world leaders to stop the violence and the 'killing of innocents', without specifically mentioning the Israeli police's ...

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

The Iraq Report: Anti-Iran protests over Karbala killing

Anti-Iran protests are mounting in a 'prelude to a summer of discontent and violence,' as Iraq is the staging ground for direct talks between ...

Netanyahu spokesman uses Syria war footage in anti-Hamas post

The New Arab Staff

Netanyahu spokesman uses Syria war footage in anti-Hamas post

The video was identified by activists as showing Syrian pro-regime fighters launching rockets from the southern Syrian province of Daraa in 2018.

Muhammed Nafih Wafy

How Kurdish all-female-militias helped bring down the Islamic State

Book Club: Gayle Tzemach Lemmon's book is a riveting account of how an all-women Kurdish militia, aided by US Special Forces, racked up ...

The Weaponized Camera in the Middle East

Ramona Wadi

The Weaponized Camera in the Middle East

Book Club: Liat Berdugo's The Weaponized Camera in the Middle East delves straight into the concept of visual imagery, politics, psychology and ...

Organisation of Islamic Cooperation condemns Israeli violence against Palestinians

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Organisation of Islamic Cooperation condemns Israeli violence against Palestinians

The OIC also slammed Israel's continued settlement expansion and forced expulsions of Palestinians.

The inside story of the shadowy Emirati-Serbian partnership

Stasa Salacanin

The inside story of the shadowy Emirati-Serbian partnership

Analysis: Political and business relations between Serbia and the United Arab Emirates are marked by opacity and secrecy.

Iranian gay man murdered by own family

The New Arab Staff

Iranian gay man murdered by own family

The family of Alireza Monfared, 20, reportedly murdered him after finding out his sexual orientation on his military exemption card.

The New Arab Staff

Israel using ‘wanton force’ at Jerusalem protests: Amnesty

Amnesty International said evidence indicated Israel has launched 'violent raids on al-Aqsa' and 'unprovoked attacks on peaceful demonstrators in Sheikh Jarrah.'

Eva Thiebaud

How Abu Dhabi uses its influence in the US

Comment: Long before the 'Abraham Accords', Abu Dhabi was investing in the US and developing an intensive lobbying strategy in Washington. Eva ...

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Turkish foreign minister in fence-mending visit to Saudi

Turkey's foreign minister has visited Saudi Arabia for the first time since the murder of Jamal Khashoggi at the Saudi consulate in Istanbul in ...

The New Arab Staff

Israeli police beat Palestinian photographers in Jerusalem

Several journalists were injured when Israeli forces stormed the Al-Aqsa Mosque compound in Jerusalem.

How the ‘Zarifgate tapes' exposed Iran’s bitter power struggle

Thomas O. Falk

How the ‘Zarifgate tapes' exposed Iran’s bitter power struggle

In-depth: Leaked tapes of Foreign Minister Javad Zarif touched on the Revolutionary Guard and Qasem Soleimani, revealing deep political rifts.

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Iraq journalist targeted in hit undergoes brain surgery

Journalist Ahmed Hassan has undergone brain surgery after being shot in the latest attack against anti-government activists in Iraq.

Palestinian-Israelis join protests as Israel ramps up Jerusalem violence

The New Arab Staff

Palestinian-Israelis join protests as Israel ramps up Jerusalem violence

Palestinian citizens of Israel have taken part in demonstrations in Haifa and Nazareth.

Iraqi reporter seriously wounded day after activist's killing

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Iraqi reporter seriously wounded day after activist's killing

Journalist Ahmed Hassan was shot, in the latest attack against anti-government activists in Iraq.

UAE 'running Socotra tours without Yemen's permission': official

The New Arab Staff

UAE 'running Socotra tours without Yemen's permission': official

Abu Dhabi has operating touristic trips to Socotra island, in violation of Yemen and the island's sovereignty.

Most Popular

Most Popular