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Palm Springs cultivates taste for Middle East cinema

26 January, 2018

The international film festival featured dozens of films from the Middle East and North Africa, as the appetite grows for cinema from the region, reports Hadani Ditmars

How long will 'Teflon Trump' last?

26 January, 2018

Comment: Other than providing more comedy material for late night talk shows, it seems unlikely the book will have any effect on the survival of the Trump administration, writes Kharroub.

Separate peace talks seek an elusive Syria peace deal

25 January, 2018

"Last hope" Syria peace talks kick off in Vienna as Russia pushes parallel negotiations in Sochi.

Erekat reveals terms of Trump's 'Deal of the Century'

24 January, 2018

In-depth: A leaked PLO report revealing the predicted conditions of Donald Trump's so-called "deal of the century" for peace in Israel and Palestine, has left Palestinians reeling

Pence tells Israel 'Jerusalem embassy will open next year'

22 January, 2018

Knesset members listened to US Vice-President Mike Pence deliver a strongly pro-Israel speech to parliament on Monday, angering Palestinian MPs.

Pence kicks off Israel visit with Netanyahu meeting

22 January, 2018

The visit is the final leg of a trip that included talks in Egypt and Jordan as well as a stop at a US military facility near the Syrian border.

Israeli and Turkish attacks could prolong Syrian war

22 January, 2018

Analysis: As Damascus consolidates control over much of the country, attacks by Syria's neighbours risk opening new fronts in the war, writes Paul Iddon.

Palestinian Knesset members to boycott speech by 'messianic' Pence

21 January, 2018

Vice-President Mike Pence arrived in Cairo on Saturday to start his first Middle East tour, travelling to Jordan and Israel today.

UN employee abducted in Yemen's capital Sanaa

21 January, 2018

UN employee Hisham Abdel-Rahman Bagash was abducted by a masked man in Yemen's capital Sanaa as the war rages on.

Tunisia takes groundbreaking steps towards gender equality

20 January, 2018

A new bill being drafted in Tunisia could see gender equality within marriage through a selection of new laws, including a long-awaited reform on equal inheritance.

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