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Lebanese police are continuing their assault on demonstrators as they attack those protesting against the financial crisis.

People online are posting photos covering one eye to show solidarity with protesters in Lebanon whose eyes were injured due to rubber bullets fired by riot police.

Iran plane crash: Heartbreaking final moments of the victims

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Iran plane crash: Heartbreaking final moments of the victims

'I told her not to worry': PS752 passengers' final moments and messages paint a heartbreaking picture of the human cost of the regional chaos.

Anthony Joshua under flak for MbS <em>selfie</em>

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Anthony Joshua under flak for MbS selfie

Saudi Arabia's biggest boxing match led to accusations of sports washing.

Dubai teenager plunges to death while taking <em>selfie</em>

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Dubai teenager plunges to death while taking selfie

Dubai police have urged parents to monitor their children after a 16-year-old girl fell to her death while taking a selfie.

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Outrage as man gropes female Lebanese reporter on air

A man groped a female Lebanese journalist who was reporting on the ongoing protests in the country, and then tried to take a selfie with her.

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Israa Ghrayeb: Three arrested in relation to 'honour killing'

Three people have been arrested in connection with the suspected 'honour killing' of 21-year-old Israa Ghrayeb.

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'Honour killings' are a problem and we know it

The killing of Israa Ghrayeb in Palestine has highlighted the prevalence of honour killings in the Arab world.

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Man tortures Palestinian sister to death in honour killing

Israa Ghrayeb, 21, was reportedly beaten to death by her brother because she posted a selfie with her partner a day before they were ...

JLo to ignore Palestinian activists and play Israel concert

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JLo to ignore Palestinian activists and play Israel concert

Jennifer Lopez, known as J-Lo, will perform in Tel Aviv on Thursday.

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Bahrainis 'purify' spot where Israeli man took selfie

Bahraini activists have 'cleaned up' the spot where an Israeli reportedly took a picture outside a pro-Palestine organisation.

Journalists ambush Mo Salah, stop him from praying Eid

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Journalists ambush Mo Salah, stop him from praying Eid

Journalists blocked Mo Salah's house, with the footballer saying he was unable to pray leave to make Eid prayers in his home town.

Iranian woman joins Love Island, Britain's hottest reality show

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Iranian woman joins Love Island, Britain's hottest reality show

From marriage pressure to having 'ridiculously' high standards: British-Iranain Love Island contestant Anna Vakili spoke to many fellow Middle ...

Mo Salah named among world's 100 most influential people

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Mo Salah named among world's 100 most influential people

Football fans have taken to social media to heap praise on Mo Salah following his inclusion in Time Magazine's list of the world's 100 most ...

British singer Dua Lipa visits Syrian refugees in Lebanon

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British singer Dua Lipa visits Syrian refugees in Lebanon

'This is personal for me,' says the Grammy award winning artist, whose parents fled a war-torn region, as she visited Syrian refugee children in ...

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Saudi tourist falls, drowns in Nile while taking selfie

A Saudi tourist drowned after he slipped and fell into the River Nile while apparently trying to take a selfie.

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Iraq official says Israel claim of delegation visits 'misleading'

A senior Iraqi official has denied a claim by Israel's foreign ministry that delegations from Baghdad visited Israel last year.

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Are Saudi-Lebanese relations warming up again?

The appointment of a new ambassador and public jokes around the Saudi kidnapping of Prime Minister Hariri seem to indicate the two nations are ...

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Selfie-promotion: Putin welcomes Saudi delegation to Russia

Away from Khashoggi furore, Saudi Arabia's culture minister cosied up to the Russian president at the St. Petersburg International Cultural Forum

Saudi women slam state-imposed hijab customs online

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Saudi women slam state-imposed hijab customs online

Women in Saudi Arabia demanded the right to practice their faith in a way they resonated with, as opposed to conforming to a state-imposed ...

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Israeli magazine fires cartoonist over image criticising PM

The cartoon criticised Israel's new and controversial law defining the country as a Jewish state and downgrading Arabic's official status.

Georgia lawmaker who shouted anti-Arab racist slurs to resign

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Georgia lawmaker who shouted anti-Arab racist slurs to resign

GOP representative Jason Spencer yelled racial slurs about black people, Asians and Arabs in what he thought would be a counter-terrorism video.

Egypt football-star apologises for <em>selfie</em> with Israeli fan

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Egypt football-star apologises for selfie with Israeli fan

Former Egyptian football star Mohamed Aboutrika has apologised after he unwittingly took a photo with an Israeli fan during the World Cup in ...

Italy interior minister heads to Libya amid migrant crisis

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Italy interior minister heads to Libya amid migrant crisis

Matteo Salvini recently generated heavy international criticism for barring the Aquarius rescue ship carrying 630 migrants from docking in ...

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