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Comment: With Trump effectively killing off the 'peace process', we can focus on the real solution: Grassroots activism and global solidarity, writes Nada Elia.

Qatar has signed an $8 billion deal to buy 24 Typhoon fighters from the United Kingdom amid an ongoing blockade of the Gulf state.

Islamic State re-enters Syria's Idlib after clashes

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Islamic State re-enters Syria's Idlib after clashes

After several days of clashes, IS recaptures villages in Syria's Idlib province, four years after they were first expelled, as Russian airstrikes in the province continue.

Israeli soldiers attack Palestinians protesting Trump's Jerusalem embassy move Israeli soldiers attack Palestinians protesting Trump's Jerusalem embassy move

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Israeli soldiers attack Palestinians protesting Trump's Jerusalem embassy move

Israeli forces assaulted several hundred protesters with tear gas at a checkpoint at the entrance to Ramallah as they protested Trump's ...

Canada embassy 'to remain in Tel Aviv'

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Canada embassy 'to remain in Tel Aviv'

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau made it clear on Thursday that Canada's embassy in Israel would remain in Tel Aviv.

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'Destroy and eliminate' Britons fighting with IS: UK minister

The UK's new defence minister Gavin Williamson said British citizens fighting for Islamic State group should be located, killed and banned from returning to the country.

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Britain must 'engage more' in Middle East conflicts: Johnson

UK's Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson says Britain should not be paralysed by scars of intervention in Afghanistan, Iraq and Libya but ...

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Islamists across Pakistan rally against Trump

Hundreds of Islamists have rallied in major cities across Pakistan, condemning President Donald Trump for declaring the city of Jerusalem as ...

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Pro-Hizballah newspaper declares 'Death to America' in Trump backlash

Lebanon's pro-Hizballah newspaper Al-Akhbar delcared 'Death to America' on its front page on Thursday as world anger mounted against Trump's ...

Hamas leader calls for intifada after Trump's Jerusalem announcement Hamas leader calls for intifada after Trump's Jerusalem announcement

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Hamas leader calls for intifada after Trump's Jerusalem announcement

Hamas leader calls for new uprising against Israel in wake of US decision to recognise Jerusalem as Israel's capital.

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Israel stands alone to praise Trump after controversial move

Israel's prime minister lavished praise on US President Donald Trump on Thursday for his decision to recognise Jerusalem as Israel's capital, ...

Putin says IS suffers ‘complete defeat’ in eastern Syria

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Putin says IS suffers ‘complete defeat’ in eastern Syria

Russia's Putin said Wednesday that the Islamic State group has suffered a “complete defeat” in eastern Syria at the hands of Syrian troops and ...

UN Security Council to meet Friday to discuss Jerusalem

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UN Security Council to meet Friday to discuss Jerusalem

The United Nations Security Council will meet on Friday at the request of eight states over US President Donald Trump’s decision to recognise ...

Russian airstrikes kill 21 civilians in east Syria: monitor

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Russian airstrikes kill 21 civilians in east Syria: monitor

Russian airstrikes killed 21 civilians early Wednesday in a village held by the Islamic State group near the Euphrates River in eastern Syria, a ...

<em>Britain</em> 'thwarts plot to kill' PM Theresa May

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Britain 'thwarts plot to kill' PM Theresa May

Two men have been charged with a terror plot to kill British Prime Minister Theresa May, British media reported on Tuesday.

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UK Foreign Secretary 'concerned' over US recognition of Jerusalem

Britain's Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson says he is "concerned" about US President Donald Trump's intention to recognise Jerusalem as Israel's capital on Wednesday.

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Syria 'shoots down three Israeli missiles' near Damascus

Syria's state news agency says Syrian air defence has shot down on Tuesday three Israeli missiles that were targeting a military post near the ...

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ICC: 'Reasonable basis' for British war crimes in Iraq

The ICC's chief prosecutor is considering options for further investigations after saying that there is a 'reasonable basis' to believe war ...

Myra Al-Rahim

We can't let Trump's twitter hijack our outrage

Comment: Trump's twitter feed is outrageous, but we eat out of the palm of his grubby little hands when we give it more attention than it ...

Dozens of Syrian civilians killed in fresh Ghouta airstrikes

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Dozens of Syrian civilians killed in fresh Ghouta airstrikes

At least 25 civilians were killed in Ghouta as the area continues to besieged by Assad forces.

Robert Springborg

A role in search of a hero

Comment: The Arab world seems destined to continue to offer a leadership role in search of its hero, writes Robert Springborg.

Syria rebels shoot down regime helicopter: monitor

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Syria rebels shoot down regime helicopter: monitor

Rebels shot down a Syrian regime helicopter on Friday in a southwestern region near the borders with Israel and Lebanon.

Libya's sovereign wealth scandal: Taxpayers' billions squandered through incompetence

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Libya's sovereign wealth scandal: Taxpayers' billions squandered through incompetence

Part one of an exclusive investigation into the mismanagement of an opaque and secretive operation that mimics the country's divided politics.

London mayor leads renewed opposition to Trump state visit

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London mayor leads renewed opposition to Trump state visit

Mayor of London Sadiq Khan said Trump's actions were "a betrayal of the special relationship between our two countries" as he led renewed calls ...

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