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Trump's Jerusalem embassy move threatens Palestinian reconciliation

11 December, 2017

Fears that a fragile reconciliation process between Palestinian factions Fatah and Hamas could collapse has increased, after Trump's recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel

Chinese rocket launches with first Algerian satellite on board

11 December, 2017

Alcomsat-1, Algeria's first telecommunications satellite, was successfully launched on board a Chinese rocket on Sunday night.

As Jerusalem burns, pro-MBS Saudi cleric focuses on...clean socks

11 December, 2017

Prominent Saudi cleric has become the butt of jokes after failing to say anything about Jerusalem, instead addressing trivial matters like the permissibility of wiping socks before prayer

What's stopping Lebanese expats voting from abroad?

11 December, 2017

Comment: Lebanese citizens living abroad can now vote in the country's parliamentary elections, but the response so far has been mixed, writes Richard Salamé.

The UN and EU must do more for Jerusalem

11 December, 2017

Comment: The lacklustre international response to President Trump's recognition of Jerusalem imperils international law and the institutions that exist to uphold it, writes Sonia Boulos.

Iraqi women's rights must be protected

11 December, 2017

Comment: Women's rights activists in Iraq insist on the necessity of civil struggle, linking their fight for equality with that of the fight for a civil state, writes Zahra Ali.

Iraq's former oil hub deserted years after IS defeat

11 December, 2017

Two years after IS were forced from the industrial hub of Baiji the city remains a devastated ghost town as funds to help rebuild life have failed to materialise.

Hizballah: 'Israel will be destroyed after Trump's Jerusalem move'

11 December, 2017

The leader of Lebanon’s powerful militant and political group Hizballah, Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah, proclaimed on Monday that his organisation would renew its focus on the Palestinian cause

Saudi Arabia: A flourishing film scene but no cinemas

11 December, 2017

Saudi filmmakers have fought legal restrictions and taboos surrounding cinema to produce some of the most exciting movies in the region. None, however, could be screened at home.

Cairo, Moscow sign contract for Egypt's first nuclear plant

11 December, 2017

Moscow and Cairo signed a final contract on Monday that will see energy hungry Egypt light up with its first nuclear power plant.

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