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Trump said he was abandoning next month's trip to open the new US embassy because he did not like the location and cost of the building.

Analysis: A reluctance to criticise Saudi Arabia's military campaign has empowered Riyadh to destroy thousands of Yemeni lives, writes Jonathan Fenton-Harvey.

Could Labour make a difference to the Palestinian cause?

Imogen Lambert

Could Labour make a difference to the Palestinian cause?

Jeremy Corbyn is renowned for his pro-Palestine views. But how does this translate into Labour policy and will it have any real effect on the greater Palestinian cause?

Why the Israel lobby fears it's losing Labour

Hilary Aked

Why the Israel lobby fears it's losing Labour

Comment: The consolidation of a left-wing, pro-Palestinian leader's power, has been bad news for Israel's supporters in Labour, writes Hilary ...

Comrade <em>Corbyn</em> supports Russian imperialism in Syria

Sam Hamad

Comrade Corbyn supports Russian imperialism in Syria

Comment: Corbyn's criticism of UK support for the Free Syrian Police, coupled with his support for Russian intervention, means he is on the ...

The New Arab

Trump 'wrong' to retweet anti-Muslim videos, says Downing Street

It was wrong for President Trump to retweet videos posted by far-right group, Downing Street says.

The New Arab & agencies

Johnson accused of jeopardising case of jailed Briton

The husband of a British woman imprisoned in Iran has said that his wife discovered lumps in her breasts and he urged government to step up ...

Malia Bouattia

My name is Rachel Corrie

Comment: Plays such as 'My name is Rachel Corrie' form an essential part of the Palestinian resistance. They will not be silenced, writes Malia ...

A century of Balfour's betrayal

Special coverage: The Balfour Declaration set the stage for the creation of the state of Israel and the mass ongoing displacement and ...

How Britain once turned against Balfour, embraced 'one-state solution'

Karim Traboulsi

How Britain once turned against Balfour, embraced 'one-state solution'

'Let me be clear' and 'strong and stable' have been joined in the Theresa 'Maybot' boot sequence by 'pride in the Balfour Declaration'.

Omar Sabbour

Stop the War Coalition is not against Western intervention

Comment: As Raqqa gets destroyed, the Stop the War Coalition is nowhere to be heard, leaving Syria solidarity protesters to demonstrate in front ...

Khan Sheikhoun massacre: proof beyond doubt who's to blame

Paul McLoughlin

Khan Sheikhoun massacre: proof beyond doubt who's to blame

The UN confirmed this week widely-held suspicions that the Syrian regime carried out a chemical attack on an opposition village in Idlib ...

Corbyn's Balfour boycott represents stand for Palestinian justice

Diana Alghoul

Corbyn's Balfour boycott represents stand for Palestinian justice

For Palestinians, Corbyn boycotting the invitation to the Balfour celebration anniversary shows that not everybody in the UK political ...

Corbyn's Labour must move beyond its manifesto

Malia Bouattia

Corbyn's Labour must move beyond its manifesto

Comment: The Labour Party's 2017 Manifesto was rooted in social justice, but its now up to grassroots communities to strengthen the foundations ...

Jeremy Corbyn's silence on Syria is hypocritical

Sam Hamad

Jeremy Corbyn's silence on Syria is hypocritical

Comment: Jeremy Corbyn believes one cannot be selective on human rights issues - which makes his position on Syria all the more ...

Malia Bouattia

Lowkey's soundtrack of homegrown fury is keeping solidarity alive

Comment: Hip hop has been the soundtrack to uprisings, political campaigns, international solidarity and homegrown fury for more than a generation, writes Malia Bouattia.

Tom Charles

Boris Johnson's 'English lion' is an imperial embarrassment

Comment: The UK foreign secretary is not the only one who should be reassessing his imperialist outlook, writes Tom Charles.

The New Arab

Arab League to boycott UK Labour conference

Arab leaders and diplomats will boycott the UK Labour conference later this month, after Jeremy Corbyn's party barred the Saudi and Sudanese ...

Tom Charles

Is UK's Labour shifting back to a pro-Israel stance?

Comment: Labour may be forced to adopt a pro-Israel position, despite its new pro-Palestinian leadership, writes Tom Charles.

Libya blowback threatens fragile Tory government

Tom Charles

Libya blowback threatens fragile Tory government

Comment: The fallout from the 2011 invasion has been disastrous, and Libya could now be emerging as a decisive factor in UK domestic politics, ...

Tom Charles

UK-Saudi pact faces existential crisis

Comment: As alarm over Saudi human rights abuses grows, so does criticism of the Westminster-Riyadh friendship. The relationship of convenience ...

Trump's visit to Britain 'to be delayed until 2018'

The New Arab & agencies

Trump's visit to Britain 'to be delayed until 2018'

There has been speculation Trump was deferring the state visit amid concerns that it would draw protests over his presidency.

Court could suspend British arms sales to Saudi Arabia

The New Arab

Court could suspend British arms sales to Saudi Arabia

A high court assessing the legality of Britain's arms sales to Saudi Arabia, while the kingdom wages war in Yemen, is due to give its verdict on ...

Can London's Palestine Expo help redress Israel bias?

Tom Charles

Can London's Palestine Expo help redress Israel bias?

Comment: While solidarity with Palestine becomes more mainstream, UK and international institutions still firmly favour Israel, writes Tom ...

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