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US rock band Rage Against the Machine have tweeted messages for support the Palestinian people and against the brutal Israeli oppression.

Numerous celebrities have used their platforms to raise awareness and support for protesting Palestinians.

Protecting Afghan women's rights after US troops withdraw

Nazila Jamshidi

Protecting Afghan women's rights after US troops withdraw

Comment: Any new government in Kabul will likely need aid, which can be conditioned on preserving gains Afghan women have made, writes Nazila Jamshidi.

Israel says deadly strikes on Gaza 'just the beginning'

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Israel says deadly strikes on Gaza 'just the beginning'

Defence Minister Benny Gantz said the Israeli military was planning strikes on 'many targets' in the besieged coastal strip.

Jewish groups express solidarity with Palestinians following Israeli attacks

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Jewish groups express solidarity with Palestinians following Israeli attacks

Jewish groups have stood up in solidarity with Palestine, condemning dispossession in Sheikh Jarrah and violence at Al-Aqsa Mosque.

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World powers call for calm after Jerusalem unrest

Reactions poured in from around the world after violence sparked by days of unrest at Jerusalem's Al-Aqsa mosque compound.

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Israeli settlers barricade themselves in Sheikh Jarrah home

Israeli settlers have steel-proofed a home belonging to the Al-Ghawi family of Sheikh Jarrah, while Israeli Knesset members stormed the ...

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Scores more Palestinians wounded as Israeli police attack protesters

Scores of Palestinians were injured on Saturday as Israeli security forces used rubber bullets against Palestinian protesters at the Al-Aqsa ...

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Maldives ex-president 'critical' after assassination attempt

Mohamed Nasheed, 53, underwent 16 hours of life-saving operations for injuries to his head, chest, abdomen and limbs in the Maldivian capital ...

Fighting Israel's erasure of Palestinian identity in Jerusalem

Farah Daana

Fighting Israel's erasure of Palestinian identity in Jerusalem

In-depth: From Sheikh Jarrah to Damascus Gate, Palestinians face a battle to protect their presence in Jerusalem.

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Egypt, Turkey officials hold talks to reset frayed ties

Egypt's foreign ministry has confirmed that the deputy foreign ministers of both nations are chairing meetings in Cairo for talks on normalising ...

Why the local also matters this Ramadan

Malia Bouattia

Why the local also matters this Ramadan

Comment: This Ramadan, let's address issues close to home, such as supporting victims of racist policies and policing, writes Malia Bouattia.

US senators arrive in Sudan amid Renaissance Dam unease

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US senators arrive in Sudan amid Renaissance Dam unease

Sudan's foreign minister has described the GERD situation as a national security' matter.

Iraqi TV shows banned for shocking 'terrorist pranks'

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Iraqi TV shows banned for shocking 'terrorist pranks'

The TV 'insensitive' pranks caused shock in Iraq, which has suffered scores of terror attacks.

Afghan fighting leaves scores of Taliban fighters dead: ministry

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Afghan fighting leaves scores of Taliban fighters dead: ministry

Fighting between Afghan government forces and the Taliban has left more than 100 insurgents dead in the past 24 hours.

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Turkey adds cryptocurrency firms to laundering, terror funding regulations

The announcement comes as Turkey plans to tax cryptocurrency transactions and assets.

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UK seeks tougher treason laws for IS returnees

UK lawmakers argue that current laws mean lenient sentences for British citizens who had joined terror groups.

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Afghan retreat: US formally withdrawing from its longest war

Afghan security forces were on high alert Saturday for any possible attacks on retreating US troops.

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Iraqi forces must stop IS incursions, President Salih warns

Iraq's president met with the army chief of staff to discuss the nation's security situation.

Iranian separatists plead not guilty to Danish <em>terror</em> charge

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Iranian separatists plead not guilty to Danish terror charge

A trio of people on trial in Denmark for financing and promoting terrorism in Iran have plead not guilty.

Brooke Anderson

Biden's first 100 days as US president

Analysis: From the economy to vaccinations, Biden has delivered on a number of key campaign promises in his first 100 days, but the greatest ...

John Kerry denies informing Iran of Israel's Syria strikes

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John Kerry denies informing Iran of Israel's Syria strikes

The former Secretary of State Kerry John Kerry slammed the allegations as 'unequivocally false'.

Spanish journalists dead after attack in east Burkina Faso

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Spanish journalists dead after attack in east Burkina Faso

Spanish journalists and an Irish citizen went missing during an attack by gunmen Monday near a national park, and the two Spanish citizens were ...

Russia orders Navalny groups to suspend activities

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Russia orders Navalny groups to suspend activities

Alexei Navalny's Anti-Corruption Foundation gets suspended as the prosecutors try to stop any criticism of President Putin ahead of the ...

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