The New Arab Logo

Breaking News

Tehran demanded Europe provide a number of economic guarantees in order for it to continue its nuclear commitments ahead of a high-level meeting in Vienna on Friday.

The French Foreign Minister has echoed Macron's comments about Iran's decision to enrich its nuclear capacity should the deal fall through.

Iraq court jails French woman over IS membership

The New Arab & agencies

Iraq court jails French woman over IS membership

A French woman faces life imprisonment in Iraq for travelling to join IS.

US risks further destabilising Middle East warns France

The New Arab

US risks further destabilising Middle East warns France

US threats against Iran will only encourage hardliners, warns French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian.

France freezes company assets over Syria chemical weapons links

The New Arab

France freezes company assets over Syria chemical weapons links

France has sanctioned nine companies and three individuals suspected of developing chemical weapons for the Syrian regime.

Dr. Tamara Kharroub

US Jerusalem embassy vs. Nakba

Comment: The international community faces a critical decision: Continue courting right-wing extremism and bigotry in Trump and Netanyahu's company, or take action to support human rights, writes Tamara Kharroub.

The New Arab

French FM slams 'unacceptable' US sanctions on Iran

France's top diplomat Jean-Yves Le Drian slammed those conditions, saying Washington needed to negotiate ...

The New Arab

Europe fights to save Iran deal after US pull-out

Foreign ministers from France, the UK and Germany are expected to meet with Iranian representatives next Monday 'to consider the entire ...

The New Arab & agencies

Trump set to announce Iran sanctions move

Trump is set to announce a decision on Iran sanctions that may kill the nuclear deal.

Syria NGOs say bank anti-terror rules hindering aid

The New Arab

Syria NGOs say bank anti-terror rules hindering aid

A coalition of Franco-Syrian NGOs warned that their aid operations for the war-scarred country were being stymied by by governments and banks to ...

The New Arab & agencies

France's foreign minister meets Sisi in Cairo

A French delegation and the Egyptian President agreed that elections should be held in Libya by the end of the year.

Having wounded Iran deal, Macron must travel to Tehran

Esfandyar Batmanghelidj

Having wounded Iran deal, Macron must travel to Tehran

Comment: Macron should use his good relations with Trump to visit Tehran, rather than bypassing the Iranians in any attempt to renegotiate the ...

France: 'Large parts of Syria's chemical stockpile destroyed'

The New Arab

France: 'Large parts of Syria's chemical stockpile destroyed'

Overnight strikes against the Assad regime led by the US, UK and France have reportedly destroyed a large part of Damascus' chemical stockpile.

UK urges 'strong' response to alleged Syrian chemical attack

The New Arab

UK urges 'strong' response to alleged Syrian chemical attack

Western leaders have called for a "strong and joint" international response to the suspected chemical attack on Douma which left dozens dead.

Saudi crown prince's global 'charm offensive' continues in France

The New Arab & agencies

Saudi crown prince's global 'charm offensive' continues in France

Saudi crown prince Mohammad bin Salman has arrived in France where President Emmanuel Macron is under pressure to press MbS on atrocities in ...

The New Arab & agencies

France pledges 550 million euros for Lebanon's economy

Lebanon's economic growth has plummeted due to repeated political crises, compounded by the Syrian war which has sent a million refugees across the border.

The New Arab

Iran supplying weapons to Yemen's Houthi rebels: France FM

France accused Iran of supplying weapons to Houthi rebels fighting a Saudi-led coalition in Yemen, reports said on Thursday.

The New Arab & agencies

French foreign minister visits Iran amid missile tensions

Jean-Yves Le Drian's one-day trip highlights the balancing act Paris finds itself in after Iran's 2015 nuclear deal ...

The New Arab & agencies

Nuclear deal a priority as French FM visits Iran

France becomes the first European signatory of the Iran nuclear deal to send a foreign minister to Tehran since US President Donald Trump's ...

Germany, France urge Russia to pressure Syria for ceasefire

The New Arab & agencies

Germany, France urge Russia to pressure Syria for ceasefire

Russia is being urged to ensure an immediate ceasefire in Syria, as hundreds are killed in Ghouta.

The New Arab

#SaveGhouta: World leaders react to Eastern Ghouta bombardment

World leaders and government officials have sharply criticised the Assad regime for its indiscriminate bombing of Eastern Ghouta.

Turkey, Iran 'violating international law' in Syria: France

The New Arab

Turkey, Iran 'violating international law' in Syria: France

France's foreign minister has said Iran and Turkey have "violated" international law in Syria and demanded that all Iranian-backed militia, ...

Separate peace talks seek an elusive Syria peace deal

The New Arab & agencies

Separate peace talks seek an elusive Syria peace deal

"Last hope" Syria peace talks kick off in Vienna as Russia pushes parallel negotiations in Sochi.

UN Security Council to discuss new troubles in Syria

The New Arab & agencies

UN Security Council to discuss new troubles in Syria

The UN Security Council will discuss the Syrian regime's offensives in Idlib and Eastern Ghouta, as well as the latest Turkish operation in the ...

Most Popular

Most Popular