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Turkey suffers 'dramatic decline' in freedoms after coup: watchdog

16 January, 2018

Turkey has been declared "not free" according to a new report by democracy watchdog Freedom House, which put its dramatic decline down to the post-coup crackdown on opposition and activists.

Morocco to begin floating its currency: PM

12 January, 2018

Morocco will begin to lessen regulations on its currency, Prime Minister Saad-Eddine al-Othmani, said on Friday, in a bit to "strengthen Morocco's competitiveness".

Spanish activist questioned under people smuggling charge

12 January, 2018

Human rights groups are in uproar following legal charges brought against activist Helena Maleno, who potentially saved thousands of lives of people attempting to cross the Mediterranean.

What does 2018 hold for Libya?

11 January, 2018

Comment: Increased oil production and the prospect of elections mean many are hoping 2018 will be the year conflict finally comes to an end in Libya, writes Guma El-Gamaty.

2018: From the frying pan into the fire

08 January, 2018

Comment: The Middle East in 2018 faces plenty of known difficulties and challenges. But there are also some 'known unknowns' lurking, writes Robert Springborg.

The EU must stop deporting Afghans to warzones

08 January, 2018

Comment: Sending Afghans back to a country where they risk persecution or death violates international and EU law, writes Mat Nashed.

More than 200 migrants storm Morocco-Spain border

07 January, 2018

Officials said more than 200 migrants stormed over a high double fence separating Morocco from the Spanish-African enclave of Melilla on Saturday.

Over 200 migrants storm Morocco-Spain border at Melilla

06 January, 2018

Migrants undertook a renewed attempt to storm the Morocco-Spain border at the tiny Spanish enclave of Melilla, despite ever-increasing preventative security measures implemented by Moroccan

Arabs seek recognition for Palestinian capital in east Jerusalem

06 January, 2018

Jordan said on Saturday the Arab League would seek international recognition of the Palestinian state with east Jerusalem as its capital after Washington recognised the Holy City as Israel's capital.

Trump's Jerusalem move takes pretence off the table

29 December, 2017

Comment: Israel's free hand in expanding its colonial endeavours is increasingly a point of friction between governments and their populations, writes Malia Bouattia.

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