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Videos made by the British anti-Muslim activist Tommy Robinson containing 'libelous' accusations against a Syrian refugee boy forced him and his family to flee their home, a court was told.

The explosive allegations were first made by MP Rached Khiari on a live video released on Monday.

UN experts demand 'concrete information' on Dubai princess' welfare

The New Arab Staff

UN experts demand 'concrete information' on Dubai princess' welfare

UN human rights experts are demanding for information on Dubai's Sheikha Latifa, who tried to flee UAE in 2018.

Ramadan Stories From The Kitchen: Shawarma braided pastry Ramadan Stories From The Kitchen: Shawarma braided pastry

Sara Ezzeldin Saeed

Ramadan Stories From The Kitchen: Shawarma braided pastry

Heritage with a twist: In the first of our Ramadan Stories From The Kitchen series, Sara Ezzeldin Saeed shares her unexpected cooking journey ...

Crowds express joy, wariness after verdict in Floyd's death

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Crowds express joy, wariness after verdict in Floyd's death

Crowds across America erupted into joy as the jury's verdict was read out but their elation was tinged with wariness of the progress left to be ...

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Biden says evidence 'overwhelming' in tense George Floyd trial

The president's unusually strong comments came as jury deliberations for the trial of an ex-policeman accused of murdering George Lloyd entered their second day.

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Jury begins deliberations in George Floyd murder trial

A 12-member jury hearing the case against former officer and murderer of African-American man George Floyd, Derek Chauvin has begun.

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Merkel party leadership backs Laschet as Germany chancellor candidate

Angela Merkel's party early staunchly backed Armin Laschet to be the conservative bloc's chancellor candidate for Germany's elections.

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Dozens of Turks sneak into Europe in passport scam

Turkey has expanded an investigation that dozens of people have used special passports to enter Europe.

The unconvincing narrative of EU sanctions on Turkey

Alex Kassidiaris

The unconvincing narrative of EU sanctions on Turkey

Analysis: Despite the rhetoric, complex economic and political relations between Turkey and prominent EU member states mean that substantial ...

Sayed Jalal Shajjan

Afghanistan's fragile future: The end of America's 'forever war'

Analysis: The future of the Afghan government looks bleak after the US military withdrawal, with the Taliban sensing victory.

Egypt killed three suspects in jihadist murder of Copt

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Egypt killed three suspects in jihadist murder of Copt

Egypt's interior ministry said Monday it killed three "terrorist elements" in the Sinai Peninsula.

Four Palestinians injured in Ramadan clashes in Jerusalem

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Four Palestinians injured in Ramadan clashes in Jerusalem

Four Palestinians were injured in clashes with Israeli police in annexed east Jerusalem, the Palestinian Red Crescent revealed.

Radical Islamist party frees 11 Pakistani police hostages

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Radical Islamist party frees 11 Pakistani police hostages

An outlawed Pakistani Islamist political group freed 11 policemen almost a day after taking them hostage in the eastern city of Lahore.

George Floyd murder trial hears closing arguments

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

George Floyd murder trial hears closing arguments

A jury is to hear closing arguments on Monday in the trial of the white ex-police officer accused of murdering African-American George Floyd.

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

US warns of 'consequences' if Navalny dies

The United States on Sunday warned Moscow of "consequences" if the hunger-striking Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny dies in prison.

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

IS-linked Egypt group claims execution of Copt, 2 others

An Islamic State-affiliated group claimed the execution of a Coptic Christian and two tribesmen in Egypt's restive Sinai, in a video ...

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Pakistan police and rangers taken hostage in anti-France protests

Supporters of the now-banned Tehreek-e-Labbaik Pakistan (TLP) radical party have taken at least seven hostages during an anti-France protest.

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Magnitude 5.9 earthquake strikes southwestern Iran

An earthquake of magnitude 5.9 shook southwestern Iran, leaving at least one person injured.

Belgian police deployed after clashes between Chechens, Kurds

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Belgian police deployed after clashes between Chechens, Kurds

A Chechen man was killed Friday after being attacked by 20 to 30 men - all believed to be Kurds - in the Belgian city of Liege.

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Palestinians hold prayers in largest Ramadan gathering since Covid

Palestinians held the first Friday prayers of Ramadan following tension in Jerusalem and Israeli attempts to silence the call to prayer.

Derek Chauvin is on trial - not George Floyd

Khaled A. Beydoun

Derek Chauvin is on trial - not George Floyd

Comment: Once again, a campaign to pin blame on the victim, and more specifically, the Black victim, was the essential first step towards ...

Israel to scrap outdoor mask mandate from Sunday

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Israel to scrap outdoor mask mandate from Sunday

Israel announced plans to scrap the mandatory wearing of masks outdoors, citing success in an inoculation drive that has been criticised for ...

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