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It's time to call the PKK by its name

16 March, 2018

Comment: The recent spillover of the PKK's operations into Europe suggests it's time to reassess the organisation's actions, writes Kyle Orton.

UN gets $100m for Palestinians amid steep US cuts

16 March, 2018

The UN relief agency for Palestinians received $100 million in new pledges on Thursday, but is still facing a $350 million shortfall after steep US cuts.

France offers 400 million euro credit for Lebanese army

15 March, 2018

Lebanon received increased military support from the international community Thursday with France opening a 400 million euro ($492 million) line of credit to the country's army.

Syrian refugee baby gets life-saving surgery, others wait

14 March, 2018

Italian pediatric surgeons are performing free surgeries on Syrian refugee children, but many still can't afford treatment or medical care.

Propagandising football, Israel to broadcast World Cup in Arabic

14 March, 2018

Israeli state media will broadcast FIFA World Cup matches this summer for free in neighbouring Arab countries in a controversial bid to woo Arab audiences, the Israeli Foreign Ministry announces.

Palestinian refugee agency 'running out of cash by May'

14 March, 2018

The United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA) only has enough funds to keep schools and medical services open until May, its commissioner general Pierre Krahenbuhl said.

Is the president of Yemen under Saudi house arrest?

14 March, 2018

Analysis: Hadi may not be able to return to Aden, even if he wanted to, reports Khalid al-Karimi.

Lebanon shuts down Beirut nightclub over 'pornographic' dance performance

13 March, 2018

Lebanese authorities have shut down a Beirut nightclub after footage emerged of an erotic performance by half-naked dancers.

Lebanon releases actor accused of 'collaborating' with Israel

13 March, 2018

Lebanese authorities have released a stage actor who was indicted on charges of collaborating with Israel and drug possession

Qatar invites Lebanon's President Michel Aoun for state visit

12 March, 2018

A handwritten invitation was sent to the Lebanese President Aoun by the Qatari Emir in the hopes of bettering bilateral ties between the two countries.

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