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Morocco king slams development delays in restive north

26 June, 2017

Morocco's King Mohammed VI has slammed ministers for delays in a development programme designed to ease tensions in a region rocked by months of protests.

Tensions escalate in Israel, Hizballah war of words

25 June, 2017

Simmering tensions between Israel and Lebanon's powerful Hizballah group have escalated in recent days, with both sides issuing barbed threats regarding any future war.

Our Saudi-UAE ban is a badge of honour

23 June, 2017

Having them approve of us would be one, writes Managing Editor James Brownsell.

Egyptian Christians organise Iftar meals for Muslim neighbours

22 June, 2017

Coptic Christians have organised daily meals for their Muslim neighbours in Cairo during Ramadan, a show of communal solidarity in the wake of recent deadly attacks.

Mosul's destroyed Grand Nuri Mosque: Perfect for IS propaganda

22 June, 2017

Comment: The symbolism of the destruction of the Grand Nuri Mosque in Mosul will act as a lightning rod for extremists to reinvigorate the simmering sectarian war, writes Tallha Abdulrazaq.

Second batch of Turkish troops deploys to Qatar

22 June, 2017

A second batch of Turkish troops arrived in Qatar's Al-Udeid airbase on Thursday, joining a Turkish detachment already in place for training exercises launched earlier this week.

The Iraq Report: Iraq becomes vehicle for Iranian power

21 June, 2017

Analysis: Welcome to The New Arab's weekly digest of events in Iraq

Iraq, Saudi Arabia agree to 'jihadist-for-Shia militants' prisoner swap

21 June, 2017

Iraq and Saudi Arabia have agreed to a prisoner exchange involving Islamic State group fighters and Iraqi militiamen during bilateral talks this week that followed years of strained ties.

Who is Mohammed bin Salman?

21 June, 2017

The 31-year-old prince's public profile has grown rapidly since his father ascended to the throne, amassing extraordinary power and influence at a breakneck speed.

US mocks Saudi Arabia's justifications for Qatar blockade

21 June, 2017

The US on Tuesday bluntly announced it was 'mystified' that Saudi Arabia and Gulf allies have failed to justify their blockade of Qatar, urging for a resolution to the crisis.

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