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Israeli troops detained two 14-year-old Palestinian teenagers during a raid in the occupied West Bank city of Hebron.

US President Donald Trump questioned the historic nuclear deal on Saturday after Iran's test launch of a new medium-range missile.

<em>Israel</em> says Iran missile test a 'provocation'

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Israel says Iran missile test a 'provocation'

Israel has reacted to Iran's latest missile test describing it as a "provocation" to the US and its allies, and "proof" of its ambitions to become a world power.

Iran attempts to rebuild its anti-<em>Israel</em> 'Axis of Resistance'

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Iran attempts to rebuild its anti-Israel 'Axis of Resistance'

Iran is attempting to reconcile Hamas and Damascus since a fall out over the Syria war, with Tehran hoping to rebuild an anti-Israel ...

Iran ignores US warning and test-fires new missile Iran ignores US warning and test-fires new missile

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Iran ignores US warning and test-fires new missile

Iran said on Saturday it launched a recently unveiled medium-range missile, despite continued threats from US President Donald Trump that ...

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Death of Akef, man who transformed Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood

Former Muslim Brotherhood head Mohammed Mahdi Akef, who has died in hospital aged 89, helped turn Egypt's Islamist movement into a major opposition force.

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'Israeli strikes' hit weapons depot near Damascus airport

Two rockets struck near Damascus airport at dawn on Friday, an attack probably carried out by Israeli jets from outside Syria’s borders, the ...

Mohammed Harun Arsalai

California's Muslims confront growing militarisation of law enforcement

As police and military groups from around the world gather to buy weapons and share tips, community groups are facing growing violence, writes ...

Rami Almeghari

Twenty-four years on, the Oslo peace accords are nowhere

Comment: The signing of the Oslo accords in 1993 seemed to mark an historic moment in the Arab-Israeli peace process. But twenty-four years on, ...

Meeting Gaza's first music therapist

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Meeting Gaza's first music therapist

In-depth: Armed with her lute and a passion to help others, music therapist Reem Anbar is focused on helping Gazan children with special needs, ...

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Abbas seeks alternatives if two-state solution remains under threat

Speaking at the UN General Assembly on Wednesday, Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas declared he would "look for alternatives" if the two-state ...

Palestinian rights groups hand dossier on <em>Israel</em> to ICC

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Palestinian rights groups hand dossier on Israel to ICC

A 700-page dossier has been handed to the International Criminal Court, alleging that Israeli authorities are responsible for a range of war ...

Persian translator mocked for 'softening' Trump's anti-Iran speech

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Persian translator mocked for 'softening' Trump's anti-Iran speech

A Persian translator has come under fire for softening US President Donald Trump's anti-Iran rhetoric during a live speech at the UN General ...

The Iraq Report: Kurds take centre stage from IS

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The Iraq Report: Kurds take centre stage from IS

The New Arab's weekly digest of events in Iraq

EU calls Iraqi-Kurdish referendum 'counterproductive'

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EU calls Iraqi-Kurdish referendum 'counterproductive'

The European Union on Tuesday expressed its opposition to a referendum on independence in Iraqi Kurdistan, calling the upcoming vote ...

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Kurdish Barzani demands 'referendum alternative' within three days

Massoud Barzani has demanded an alternative to the referendum that would guarantee the rights of the Kurds to be presented within three days, days before the controversial vote.

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Damning US report slams rights violations in Sisi's Egypt

New report by the Trump administration has issued a damning verdict on human rights in Egypt under President Sisi, condemning detentions, ...

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Trump slams Iran ahead of presidency's first US-Iran talks

The US and Iran will have their highest-level interaction of Trump's presidency, a day after he delivered a blistering attack on Tehran.

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Hamas fighter dies in Gaza tunnel during training incident

A Hamas militant died in an incident in a tunnel in Gaza, the Islamist movement which controls the territory said on Tuesday, the third such ...

Sisi urges Palestinians under occupation to 'coexist' with Israelis

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Sisi urges Palestinians under occupation to 'coexist' with Israelis

Speaking a day after his first public meeting with Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu, Sisi urged Palestinians to be "ready to co-exist" ...

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Iranian freed after decade in jail for 'religious beliefs'

After a decade in jail for 'sham charges', Mahvash Sabet's supporters say she is another victim of the Iranian regime's continued war against ...

Netanyahu reiterates anti-Iran deal case to UN

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Netanyahu reiterates anti-Iran deal case to UN

Israeli leader Binyamin Netanyahhu tried once again to convince the UN to act tough on Iran, and echoed Trump's call to end the nuclear deal.

Hamas calls on Palestinian Authority to end Gaza sanctions

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Hamas calls on Palestinian Authority to end Gaza sanctions

Hamas' Ismail Haniyeh has called on the rival Palestinian Authority to end its sanctions on Gaza after the Islamist movement made concessions to ...

Qatar emir calls for 'unconditional dialogue' at UN meeting

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Qatar emir calls for 'unconditional dialogue' at UN meeting

Qatar Emir Tamim al-Thani has told the UN General Assembly he is ready for dialogue with the Saudi-led coalition, but without pre-conditions ...

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