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Germany stops weapons sales to countries fighting in Yemen

19 January, 2018

Germany's government said on Friday it would "immediately" stop weapons sales to countries involved in the Yemen conflict, including major customer Saudi Arabia.

Outrage after Iran amputates man's hand as 'theft punishment'

19 January, 2018

The victim, who reportedly stole sheep, jewellery and motorbikes, was punished for theft by having his hand amputated, causing shock and outrage worldwide.

Saudi cleric hospitalised after five months in solitary confinement

18 January, 2018

Awda was arrested after posting a tweet welcoming reports of a possible reconciliation between Saudi Arabia and Qatar. He has now been hospitalised after almost five months in solitary confinement.

Palestine forum tackles challenges and trends of digital activism

18 January, 2018

An international forum held in Ramallah, hosting representatives from the likes of Facebook and Amnesty International, explored the challenges surrounding online activism in Palestine amid an Israeli

The Iraq Report: IS bombs tear through Baghdad

17 January, 2018

This week in Iraq: The Iraqi government has repeatedly failed to stop IS bomb attacks in Baghdad that have claimed the lives of dozens of people.

Scores of Eastern Ghouta children killed in early January

17 January, 2018

UNICEF has slammed the deteriorating condition in the Syrian city of Eastern Ghouta, where escalating violence has left over 30 children dead in the first two weeks of 2018.

Protests in Tunisia highlight contested narratives of 2011 revolution

16 January, 2018

In-depth: Tunisia's recent protests were triggered by tax increases, but they highlight the deep, unresolved issues that led to the 2011 revolution, writes Anna Boots.

Tamimi detention decision delayed

15 January, 2018

The 16-year-old will remain in custody until her next court date, a judge ruled on Monday.

Saudi foreign minister meets US counterpart in Washington

13 January, 2018

Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir met with US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson in Washington on Friday, the State Department said, to discuss Yemen and Syria developments.

Tunisians refuse to back down as protests continue

12 January, 2018

Hundreds of young people rallied in Tunis following a call from the 'What Are We Waiting For?' campaign for a major protest against measures imposed at start of the year.

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