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Six years on: Tunisians remember their revolution

15 January, 2017

Tunisia marked the sixth anniversary of the fall of dictator Zine El Abidine Ben Ali without fanfare, after official recognition of failures on economic and social fronts.

'US had no Iraq WMD intelligence' Egypt's ElBaradei claims

15 January, 2017

An explosive interview with Egypt's former Vice President Mohammed ElBaradei has claimed that former French President Jacques Chirac told him US intelligence 'knew' that Iraq had no WMDs in 2003.

'Black day' in Bahrain as executions spark violent protests

15 January, 2017

Protests erupted in Bahrain after three Shia men were executed for allegedly killing police officers in a bomb attack, despite concerns surrounding the evidence in the case.

Protests in Bahrain against 'imminent execution' of prisoners

14 January, 2017

Protests broke out in Bahrain on Saturday against the imminent executions of three men convicted of a deadly attack on police, which rights groups say was based on unfair trials.

From Arab Spring to Winter

13 January, 2017

Comment: Six years ago, the region was awash with hope as Arabs protested and demanded change. Today's landscape is dramatically different, but who's really to blame? asks Noor El-Terk.

Arab superstars take on Africa's Cup of Nations

12 January, 2017

In-depth: A guide to the Arab nations taking part in this year's AFCON.

Vanishing Illusions: Trump and Syria

11 January, 2017

Analysis: Donald Trump won't be much worse for Syrians than Obama was, but he'll be more forthright about it, writes Robin Jones.

Explosive ElBaradei interview sparks furious backlash in Egypt

10 January, 2017

MP Mostafa Bakry has presented an official letter to the parliament demanding that former vice president Mohamed ElBaradei be stripped of his citizenship.

Smears and astroturfing: UK Israeli embassy's techniques revealed

10 January, 2017

Comment: Shai Masot's unguarded comments suggest that Israel's UK 'grassroots' are actually more 'astroturf'; operating effectively as front groups for Israeli state power, writes Hilary Aked

Bahrain court approves execution of bomb blast death perpertrators

09 January, 2017

Bahrain will put to death three people for planting a bomb near Manama in 2014 which killed police and an Emirati officer.

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