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Sudan 'drops barrel bombs' on Darfur as war resumes

27 April, 2017

Sudan could break the conditions that would see international financial sanctions lifted after a ceasefire in Darfur province was shattered by government bombing.

Bahrain strips 36 Shia nationals of citizenship

26 April, 2017

A Bahraini court also jailed the 36 citizens convicted of forming a 'terrorist group' with the aim of attacking police.

Israeli belligerence casts shadow over Abbas visit to US

26 April, 2017

Analysis: The Palestinian president's Washington visit comes as the Israeli government continues its aggressive tone. He is expected to focus on security, negotiations and aid, writes Daoud Kuttab.

Syrian prisoners freed by regime under evacuation deal

22 April, 2017

The release marks the first phase of an agreement between rebels and the regime to free 750 detainees as part of a deal to evacuate civilians from four besieged towns.

Palestinian killed in West Bank after alleged car-ramming attack

20 April, 2017

Israeli forces shot dead a 21-year-old Palestinian after an alleged car-ramming attack that injured an Israeli settler in the occupied Bethlehem area.

Indian army 'uses human shields' in repressing Kashmir riots

18 April, 2017

Videos of alleged human rights abuses in Kashmir fuel post-election unrest in disputed region claimed by both India and Pakistan.

Trudeau's deadly Trumpist dance

18 April, 2017

Blog: National mythologies are under threat as Canada's heartthrob prime minister celebrates bombing for peace, writes Hadani Ditmars.

Israel has detained one million Palestinians since its creation

17 April, 2017

As Palestinians mark Palestinian Prisoners Day, rights groups have said Israeli security forces have detained around one million Palestinians since the Jewish state was established in 1948.

Marwan Barghouti leads 1,600 Palestinian prisoners in mass hunger-strike

17 April, 2017

Jailed Palestinians demand improved visitation rights and access to telephones in one of the biggest acts of resistance by Israel's political prisoners in recent years.

UK bombs Syria, Iraq nearly every day in 2017

15 April, 2017

The UK bombed Iraq and Syria 69 out of 99 days in 2017 as part of military operations against IS, dropping 216 bombs and missiles on both countries.

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