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UAE warns against 'destabilising' Saudi Arabia over Khashoggi case

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UAE warns against 'destabilising' Saudi Arabia over Khashoggi case

The UAE has taken Saudi Arabia's side in a dispute over the alleged murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi.

Date of publication: 19 October, 2018

Israeli soldiers open fire on Gaza protesters

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Israeli soldiers open fire on Gaza protesters

Israeli forces have opened fire on protesters on the Gaza border during Friday demonstrations.

Palestinian photojournalist wins war correspondents award

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Palestinian photojournalist wins war correspondents award

A Gaza-based photojournalist has received top honours in the photo category at the 25th Bayeux-Calvados War Correspondents Prize.

Malaysian pro-Palestine NGO files lawsuit against Israel

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Malaysian pro-Palestine NGO files lawsuit against Israel

A Malaysian pro-Palestine NGO is filing an ICC lawsuit against Israel for ...

Murder at the consulate: The questions that occupy us

Azmi Bishara

Murder at the consulate: The questions that occupy us

Many have raised questions about the logic behind murdering Jamal Khashoggi in the consulate, but what kind of leader makes such a criminal yet foolish decision, writes Dr. Azmi Bishara.

Turkey denies providing Khashoggi tape to US

The New Arab

Turkey denies providing Khashoggi tape to US

Turkey has denied it has provided tapes of Khashoggi's murder to the US.

Slain Libyan rebel commander's supporters stage oil port protest

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Slain Libyan rebel commander's supporters stage oil port protest

A Libyan tribe has staged a protest at an eastern oil port in protest against the appointment of a new government minister accused of killing a fellow rebel leader.

Trump says Khashoggi likely dead, warns of 'severe' response

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Trump says Khashoggi likely dead, warns of 'severe' response

US President Donald Trump says it "certainly looks" like missing journalist Jamal Khashoggi is dead, adding that consequences will have to be ...

Washington Post publish Khashoggi's final column

The New Arab

Washington Post publish Khashoggi's final column

Khashoggi's final article has been published by the Washington Post, where the journalist laments the falling press freedoms in the Arab world ...

The New Arab

Twitter suspends bot network that pushed pro-Saudi fake news

A network of bots that pushed pro-Saudi tweets has been taken down by Twitter.

Malaysia's ex-deputy PM slapped with 45 graft-related charges

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Malaysia's ex-deputy PM slapped with 45 graft-related charges

Malaysian opposition leader Ahmad Zahid Hamidi pleaded not guilty to 45 charges levelled against him by a court on Friday.

UK hate preacher Anjem Choudary released from prison

The New Arab

UK hate preacher Anjem Choudary released from prison

British preacher Anjem Choudary has been released from jail, although he is still deemed 'a threat to society'.

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Rights groups demand independent UN probe over Khashoggi case

Four major rights groups said an independent UN probe would guarantee Saudi Arabia is unable to 'whitewash' any alleged crimes.

The fight for human rights in Saudi Arabia

Madeleine Miller

The fight for human rights in Saudi Arabia

The disappearance of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi should not be viewed in ...

US offers reward for jihadist behind attacks over Jerusalem

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US offers reward for jihadist behind attacks over Jerusalem

The United States on Thursday offered a $5 million reward to find the al-Qaeda leader who urged worldwide attacks on Jews and Americans after Washington recognised Jerusalem as Israel's capital.

Israel ramps up armoured forces on Gaza border

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Israel ramps up armoured forces on Gaza border

Israeli has reportedly deployed the largest number of armoured forces on the Gaza border since the 2014 war.

Gaza is imploding, UN envoy warns

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Gaza is imploding, UN envoy warns

UN envoy for the Middle East warned on Thursday that the Palestinian enclave is imploding amid economic struggles and rising tensions with Israel.

Palestinians slam 'ideological' decision to close US Jerusalem consulate

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Palestinians slam 'ideological' decision to close US Jerusalem consulate

Washington downgraded its diplomatic mission to the Palestinians and put it under Israeli control, a further blow to their rights under the ...

EU, Arab leaders to hold first summit in Egypt

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EU, Arab leaders to hold first summit in Egypt

European Union and Arab leaders will meet in Egypt in late February for their first summit, officials said on Thursday.

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Flash floods strike Tunisia, leaving at least five dead

Recent floods come just one month after separate storms left several dead in the North African country.

US to appoint Qatar ambassador amid Gulf row

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US to appoint Qatar ambassador amid Gulf row

The White House announced that US President Donald Trump intends to nominate Mary Phee as ambassador to Qatar.

Women attend Tehran football match in historic rights win

Uri Levy

Women attend Tehran football match in historic rights win

Iranian women were allowed to watch a football match on Tuesday for the first time since the 1979 Islamic Revolution.

Said al-Arabi

Why MbS might have wanted Khashoggi dead

An insider reveals the full story of how and why the decision to capture Jamal Khashoggi alive or dead was most likely taken by Mohammed bin Salman.

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