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Balls and walls: This week in Middle East football

23 June, 2017

Blog: The Hebron derby, the Baghdad clasico and a ray of hope for a end to the sporting aspect of the Qatar blockade.

Thousand rally for Al-Quds Day in Iran

23 June, 2017

Hundreds of thousands of Iranians took to the streets in an annual show of solidarity with Palestinians, marking Al-Quds Day with chants against Israel, Saudi Arabia and the US.

Saudi-UAE demands challenge the fundamentals of international relations

23 June, 2017

Comment: The Saudi-UAE list of demands would effectively place Qatar under guardianship, and undermine the principle of freedom of expression and national sovereignty, writes James Dorsey.

Israeli forces restrict al-Aqsa worshippers with increased security checks

23 June, 2017

The Palestinian Authority accused Israel of Judaicising the old city of Jerusalem, after increased security checks restricted worshippers from reaching al-Aqsa mosque on the final Thursday evening of Ramadan.

What will Macron's mandate mean for the Middle East?

23 June, 2017

Analysis: Macron has made an impressive start, winning an overwhelming majority in parliament. What might his presidency have in store for French Arabs, and France's foreign policy? asks Bachar El-Halabi

UK government 'acted unlawfully' in preventing Israel pensions boycott

22 June, 2017

The high court ruled on Wednesday that pensions companies must be allowed to boycott Israeli investments on an ethical basis, finding that current government guidance was 'unlawful'.

Trump's son-in-law Kushner launches Israeli-Palestinian peace efforts

22 June, 2017

US President Donald Trump’s son-in-law and senior adviser Jared Kushner held 'productive' talks with Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu and Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas on Wednesday, the White House said.

Literary exposure: Award-winning writers tackle life under Israel’s occupation

21 June, 2017

A group of award-winning writers have launched a collection of essays highlighting everyday life for Palestinians under Israel’s 50-year military occupation.

Abbas public appearance attempts to dispel stroke rumours

21 June, 2017

Palestinian Authority head Mahmoud Abbas makes a rare public appearance after rumours persist about him allegedly suffering a stroke.

Construction begins on new illegal Israeli settlement in Palestine

21 June, 2017

Netanyahu had vowed to build the settlement to replace Amona, a settlement outpost built on private Palestinian land that was dismantled in February

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