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Shots were reportedly exchanged in a town in the occupied West Bank where the suspect was initially believed to be.

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.

Turkish scientist acquitted after exposing cancer risk

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Turkish scientist acquitted after exposing cancer risk

The scientist was convicted after revealing the results of a health ministry study linking cancer risks to toxic pollution.

Jordanian government's legitimacy on trial in Prince Hamzah case

William Christou

Jordanian government's legitimacy on trial in Prince Hamzah case

Analysis: The trial of the remaining suspects in the Prince Hamzah affair is crucial to proving the Jordanian government's version of events, ...

Fears rise for Lebanese musician missing in Saudi Arabia

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Fears rise for Lebanese musician missing in Saudi Arabia

Samir Sfeir has reportedly been arresting in Saudi Arabia, on unknown charges.

Chris Doyle

From Jerusalem to a Kingdom by the Sea

Book Club: A compelling memoir by one of the first Arabs to go to Eton, Adel Dajani's account of life in Libya is bookended by tragic family experiences in Palestine.

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Syrian parliament finalizes list of candidates for presidential election

The Syrian regime’s parliament is expected to approve candidates for an upcoming presidential election which is unlikely to be fair and almost ...

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Somalia's president drops bid for extended term after chaos

Somali President Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed has dropped his controversial bid for an extended stay in office following overwhelming opposition ...

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French soldiers face punishment over retired generals' 'Islamist' letter

The French government threatened to punish active soldiers who signed an open letter by 25 retired generals warning the country is headed for ...

Iran president calls leaked Zarif audio 'conspiracy', demands probe

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Iran president calls leaked Zarif audio 'conspiracy', demands probe

Iran's president has ordered a probe into the leaked audio in which the foreign minister says the military was too influential in diplomacy.

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UAE royal sent legal complaint over sexual assault allegations

Caitlin McNamara alleges Sheikh Nahyan bin Mubarak Al Nahyan sexually assaulted her at a private villa in Abu Dhabi.

US, UK rush urgent Covid-19 supplies to virus-hit India

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US, UK rush urgent Covid-19 supplies to virus-hit India

More than three million people have now died from coronavirus in India.

France: Knife attacker said to have watched 'jihadist' videos

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France: Knife attacker said to have watched 'jihadist' videos

A Tunisian man who stabbed to death a police employee outside Paris watched 'jihadist' propaganda videos just before the attack, France's ...

UK's Johnson under growing pressure after ex-aide's attacks

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UK's Johnson under growing pressure after ex-aide's attacks

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson faced growing scrutiny Sunday following explosive accusations by his former chief aide Dominic Cummings ...

Lebanon central bank governor 'acknowledges' transaction in Swiss probe

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Lebanon central bank governor 'acknowledges' transaction in Swiss probe

In an interview with The Financial Times published on Saturday, Riad Salameh did not deny the transactions at the heart of a Swiss probe into ...

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Fifth person detained in French terror attack inquiry

Jamel Gorchene fatally stabbed a female police employee in Paris.

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Armenia PM Pashinyan resigns to enable snap polls

Armenian Prime Minister resigned for the parliamentary vote on June 20.

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‘We’re going to stay in Iraq,’ says US commander

General Frank McKenzie of the US Central Command said American troops will remain in Iraq to fight IS, apparently contradicting earlier US ...

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Al Araby investigation reveals damning details of Regeni murder

Al Araby TV on Thursday aired a damning investigative documentary detailing the final moments of Italian student Giulio Regeni, who was detained ...

Pakistan Taliban claim deadly blast at luxury hotel

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Pakistan Taliban claim deadly blast at luxury hotel

The Pakistani Taliban claimed responsibility Thursday for a deadly suicide blast at a luxury hotel hosting the Chinese ambassador.

Muhammad Shehada

Big tech's secretive Israeli investments are whitewashing the occupation

Comment: In addition to being a security risk, making such generous and unconditional investments in Israel bolsters a delusion of normalcy and ...

Algeria whistle-blower jailed for a year

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Algeria whistle-blower jailed for a year

Algerian journalist and whistle-blower Noureddine Tounsi was sentenced to a year in prison after being detained since September.

Egyptian journalist 'disappears' after being deported from Jordan

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Egyptian journalist 'disappears' after being deported from Jordan

The family of Hassan Al-Banna, a reporter for Al-Sharq newspaper who spent over two years in administrative detention in Egypt, has ...

France to hold 'national consultation' to define secularism

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France to hold 'national consultation' to define secularism

The "general states of secularism" will be launched in France on Tuesday as a way to define secularism.

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