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Building militaries in fragile states: Comparing US and Iran

30 April, 2018

Comment: In comparison to Iran's remarkably successful record of building militaries and their associated states, the US has little to show, writes Robert Springborg.

UN Security Council backs Western Sahara talks

28 April, 2018

The UN Security Council on Friday backed a US-drafted resolution that urges Morocco and the Polisario Front to prepare for talks on settling the decades-old conflict over Western Sahara.

FIFA schools Trump on ethics following World Cup threats

28 April, 2018

Football's governing body FIFA has slammed Donald Trump for a tweet supporting a US bid to host the 2026 World Cup.

Trump threatens countries backing Morocco World Cup bid

27 April, 2018

US President Donald Trump has threatened to withhold support from nations that fail to back the US-led bid to host the 2026 World Cup in favour of Morocco's offer.

Tears and trophies: This week in Middle East football

25 April, 2018

Football clubs in the Middle East are winding down after a grueling 2017-18 campaign, with some surprise teams among the familiar names lifting regional league trophies.

Jordan criticised for gender discrimination with nationality rules

25 April, 2018

Human Rights Watch has criticised Jordan's gender biased nationality laws that discriminate against women.

Trump aid cuts leave Western Sahara peacekeeping facing collapse

20 April, 2018

Slashing funding to UN missions was a favourite topic of the Trump campaign, but it will have real consequences, writes Habibulah Lamin.

Western Sahara proves sticking point in EU-Morocco fisheries deal

19 April, 2018

The EU finds itself obliged to either include Western Sahara in renewing the agreement, a breach of its own law, or cancel the trade accord with Morocco.

German linked to 9/11 captured in Syria: Kurdish commander

19 April, 2018

A Syrian-born militant accused of helping to plan 9/11 attacks in America has been detained by Kurdish forces, a senior commander said on Wednesday.

Moroccan 'mule women' welcome trolley reform to back-breaking trade

18 April, 2018

Permission to use trolleys is one several new reforms aiming to curb the gruelling work of 'mule women' who transport tax-exempt goods on their person across the Morocco-Spain border.

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