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Cypriot singer Alexia Vassiliou remembers her life as a refugee.

Once Upon a Time in Iraq is a gripping but fragmented portrayal of a nation torn apart by war.

Lebanon mountain club dodges economic crisis

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Lebanon mountain club dodges economic crisis

Seeking to escape the doom and gloom of Lebanon's economic crisis, wealthy Lebanese chose to summer in the country's mountain resort town.

Desperate and trapped, Gaza's youth turn to suicide

Yousra Samir Imran

Desperate and trapped, Gaza's youth turn to suicide

Amid growing desperation, Gaza is in the grip of a suicide crisis.

EDL founder Tommy Robinson 'flees the UK for Spain'

The New Arab Staff

EDL founder Tommy Robinson 'flees the UK for Spain'

The EDL embarked on protests against Muslim groups in the UK and was jailed for contempt of court.

Florence Dixon

How TikTok became Egypt's latest battleground against women

A crackdown on Egypt's 'TikTok girls' highlights who really matters in the eyes of the law. But it also shows their power, or at least, their potential.

The New Arab Staff

Netanyahu baselessly links Israel protests to Jeffrey Epstein

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu claimed, without evidence, that recent protests in Israel were linked to disgraced American financier ...

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Dozens of Palestinians injured as Israel storms West Bank

Dozens of Palestinians have been injured as Israeli soldiers and settlers stormed towns in the West Bank, local reports confirmed.

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Israeli FM casts doubt on annexation

“I don’t know what will be. I’m not a prophet,” Gabi Ashkenazi told Israel’s Army Radio.

Thousands in Israel attend muted Gay Pride despite coronavirus

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Thousands in Israel attend muted Gay Pride despite coronavirus

Thousands took part in muted LGBT events across Israel on Sunday as the usually larger gatherings were cancelled due to coronavirus restrictions.

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

'Chechen-Algerian gang war' erupts in French city

Anti-riot police have been deployed to Dijon following four nights of violence attributed to Chechen gangs seeking revenge against rival Arabs ...

Trump brutalizes black lives with 'law and order' war

Sam Hamad

Trump brutalizes black lives with 'law and order' war

Comment: America was built on racist institutions, and Trump is doing his best to ensure they remain that way, writes Sam Hamad.

Top Iran body denies negligence in teenage girl's killing

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Top Iran body denies negligence in teenage girl's killing

Iran's Guardian Council denied there was a link between the killing of a teenage girl by her father and a delayed child protection law.

Mother of stabbed British-Lebanese <em>teenager</em> dies 'with broken heart'

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Mother of stabbed British-Lebanese teenager dies 'with broken heart'

Debbie Makki, the mother of UK stabbing victim Yousef Makki died on Sunday, heartbroken over the legal 'injustice' of her son's case.

UK shooting victim laid to rest in Lebanese hometown

The New Arab

UK shooting victim laid to rest in Lebanese hometown

Aya Hachem, 19, was shot dead last week and buried in her hometown of Qlaileh, Lebanon.

The New Arab

'Israeli settler' stabs Palestinian teenager in Jerusalem

A Palestinian teenager was left with neck injuries after a knife attack in East Jerusalem, as tensions continue to flare ahead of Israel's planned annexation of the West Bank.

The New Arab

10 arrested at protest over killing of Palestinian-Israeli

A demonstration was held prior to the funeral of a young Palestinian-Israeli man with mental health issues who was shot outside a hospital near ...

The New Arab

Palestinian-Israeli 'suffering from mental issues' shot outside hospital

Palestinian-Israeli Mustafa Yunis was shot by security guards after he pulled out a knife outside the hospital.

The New Arab

Palestinian teenager shot dead by Israeli army in Hebron

A Palestinian teenager, Zaid Qaysia, was killed by a live bullet from the Israeli army during clashes at the Al-Fawar refugee camp near ...

UAE sentences disabled Omani man to life imprisonment

The New Arab

UAE sentences disabled Omani man to life imprisonment

A disabled 21-year-old Omani man who was arrested as a teenager was sentenced to life imprisonment in the UAE over alleged links to ...

Malia Bouattia

BAME coronavirus inquiry will lack trust of a community

Comment: Trevor Phillips' role in the coronavirus BAME inquiry undermines trust from a community most in need of support, writes Malia Bouattia.

The Middle East at war with coronavirus: Top stories

The New Arab

The Middle East at war with coronavirus: Top stories

An Arab-Israeli doctor is leading the charge against coronavirus in the country, and sad news as Turkey police shoot Syrian refugee dead during ...

Turkey police shoot Syrian refugee dead during coronavirus curfew

The New Arab

Turkey police shoot Syrian refugee dead during coronavirus curfew

Local authorities in Turkey's Adana have described the fatal shooting of a Syrian refugee as an 'accident'.

Teenager's death in Lebanese prison sparks 'foul play' rumours

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Teenager's death in Lebanese prison sparks 'foul play' rumours

The death of 17-year-old Ahmed al-Daham sparked rumours in Lebanon, with his family saying the conditions surrounding his demise are ...

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