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Jordan axes controversial law allowing rapists to escape punishment

25 April, 2017

After years of campaigning, rapists in Jordan will no longer be given a get out of jail free card for marrying their victims to preserve their "honour".

Will Egypt - Sudan relations be restored?

25 April, 2017

Both Egypt and Sudan must recognise that good bilateral relations are key to solving political and security concerns writes Adama Munu.

Pyramid Express: Egypt among world's top hashish consumers

25 April, 2017

Egypt ranks five places behind the Netherlands in a report published by the UN on world cannabis consumption.

Egypt sentences 20 to death over Kerdassa police killings

24 April, 2017

An Egyptian court has sentenced 20 people to death for the killing of 11 policemen following the 2013 military coup against Islamist President Mohamad Morsi.

UN-backed Libya leader to meet Trump in Washington

24 April, 2017

UN-backed Libyan Prime Minister Fayez al-Sarraj has been invited to meet US President Donald Trump and his administration in Washington in June, a source has told The New Arab.

Trump 'driving force' behind patch up of Saudi-Egypt rift

24 April, 2017

President Trump was the 'driving force' behind Egypt and Saudi Arabia's recent reconciliation after months of tensions, sources have told The New Arab.

Syrian regime forces' Hama offensive moves towards Khan Sheikhoun

23 April, 2017

A Syrian opposition village hit by a deadly sarin attack appears to be the target of regime forces who are heading northwards from Hama.

Sisi in Riyadh to patch-up Saudi-Egypt rift

23 April, 2017

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi is meeting with Saudi King Salman in Riyadh in bid to mend broken ties, according to sources.

US defence chief holds security talks with Qatar

22 April, 2017

Jim Mattis meets Qatar's emir and defence chief as part of a tour aimed at rekindling relations after testing times under the Obama administration.

US father urges action over son's detention in Egypt

22 April, 2017

The family of a teenager jailed in Egypt question why the US government is not applying the same pressure that was used to secure aid worker Aya Hijazi's release.

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