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Moroccan presenter to sue over 'Western Sahara slip' suspension

27 April, 2017

Moroccan TV presenter Soumia Derhouri will file a lawsuit against former employer channel Medi1 following her suspension over an on-air slip about the disputed territory of Western Sahara.

How an aspiring stylist became an IS widow

26 April, 2017

Islam Maytat thought marrying an Afghan-British businessman was her ticket to a new life as a fashionista in London. Instead she became a widow living under jihadi rule in Syria.

Rivalries and relegation: This week in Middle East football

25 April, 2017

As football seasons in the Middle East draw to a close, tensions were high as teams played in the Arab world's own El Clasicos bringing tears and heartbreak.

Morocco and Algeria exchange accusations over 'Syrian refugee smuggling'

23 April, 2017

North African neighbours trade accusations over using Syrian refugees to heighten tensions on the mountainous border region.

African Lion: Morocco, US stage joint desert military exercise

23 April, 2017

Moroccan and US forces are among nearly 1,300 troops from across the world taking part in a major military exercise in southern Morocco

France's approach to Islam: From the Enlightenment to today

21 April, 2017

Comment: The French system, incapable of recognising and confronting its own racism, preferred to represent a homogenous Muslim community in order to justify its attitude towards it, writes Jalila Sbai.

Guterres' UN: A window for change in Western Sahara?

19 April, 2017

Comment: Samir Bennis asks what the language of the UN's recent report on the Western Sahara might indicate about finding a solution to the ongoing conflict.

Saudi Arabia retracts '40,000 Egyptian troops in Yemen' comment

19 April, 2017

A Saudi general has stepped back from previous comments he made claiming that Egypt had offered to send up to 40,000 ground troops to Yemen to fight Houthi rebels.

Egypt's Sisi offered Riyadh 40,000 soldiers for Yemen war

17 April, 2017

Egypt's president Sisi had proposed sending 40 thousand Egyptian ground forces to Yemen to fight with the Saudi-led Arab coalition against the Houthi rebels, a Saudi general has revealed.

Ross' resignation leaves UN scrambling over Western Sahara

14 April, 2017

Analysis: With Washington hinting at scaling back its UN commitments, UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has a mountain to climb to tackle the decades-old Western Sahara crisis, writes Habibulah Mohamed Lamin.

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