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More than 250 migrants rescued off Spain's coast

18 November, 2017

Spanish authorities said over 250 migrants making the dangerous crossing to Europe were rescued off the coast of Spain on Friday, with several other vessels still in need of rescue.

Choufthounna: The feminist art festival in Tunisia

16 November, 2017

The New Arab went to a feminist art festival in Tunisia, with performances, classes and demonstations from all over the world,

Inside the Battle of Algiers: Lessons for Palestine

14 November, 2017

Comment: Zohra Drif's gripping account of her actions as a young freedom fighter in 1950s Algiers has important lessons for the Palestinian struggle for liberation, writes Vacy Vlazna.

UN begins evacuating refugees from Libya to Niger

12 November, 2017

The UN refugee agency said the evacuation of 25 "extremely vulnerable refugees" from Libya on Saturday marked the first of its kind.

Queer refugees on Lesvos are crying out for help

10 November, 2017

In-depth: The New Arab has spoken with LGBTQI+ refugees on the Greek island of Lesvos to learn of their experience in the Moria refugee camp.

Remembering the Paris massacre, 1961

27 October, 2017

Comment: France may be keen to forget its brutal suppression of Algerian nationalism, but this dark chapter in history offers crucial insight into France's treatment of minorities, writes Malia Bouattia.

Morocco to become space power with first-ever spy satellite

25 October, 2017

Morocco will become a space power in the coming weeks with the launch of the kingdom's first ever spy satellite which experts say could increase tensions with Algeria and Spain.

Amnesty accuses Algeria of 'illegal' mass expulsions

24 October, 2017

Algerian authorities have arrested and deported more than 2,000 sub-Saharan Africans to Niger and Mali in the past month, Amnesty International said on Monday.

‘Racist and illegal’ fast-track deportations target refugees in Greece

23 October, 2017

In-depth: The Greek authorities are deporting migrants on the Greek islands to Turkey in an expedited process - raising concerns over potentially illegal and prejudiced practices, reports Matt Broomfield.

Morocco recalls Algeria ambassador after airline 'drug trafficking accusations'

21 October, 2017

Morocco has recalled its ambassador from Algiers after Algeria's foreign minister accursed its national airline of trafficking drugs.

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