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Comment: Theresa May is arguably the chief purveyor of Islamophobic policies, making her claims to fight it beyond laughable, writes Usaid Siddiqui.

One of Afghanistan's most notorious warlords has taken a seat with the other criminals and corrupt cronies in the nation's 'unity' government, writes Mohammed Harun Arsalai.

Revealed: UAE crown prince 'asked Americans to bomb Al-Jazeera'

The New Arab

Revealed: UAE crown prince 'asked Americans to bomb Al-Jazeera'

The Crown Prince of the UAE Mohammad bin Zayed Al-Nahyan asked the Americans to bomb the headquarters of the Doha-based Al-Jazeera television channel in 2003, Wikileaks cables revealed.

Finsbury Park attack: Radicalisation isn't exclusive to Islam

Sam Hamad

Finsbury Park attack: Radicalisation isn't exclusive to Islam

Comment: After the Finsbury Park attack by a white terrorist, why aren't the British media and political class pouring over how he was ...

Taliban attack on Afghanistan police HQ kills dozens

The New Arab & agencies

Taliban attack on Afghanistan police HQ kills dozens

A Taliban suicide bomb and gun attack on Sunday targeted police headquarters in eastern Afghanistan killing at least five officers and wounding ...

Usaid Siddiqui

London Bridge, Manchester and Kabul reveal western media bias

Comment: Communicating the tragic stories of victims in Afghanistan or Syria would give western audiences the chance to realise the numerous values that bind us all, writes Usaid Siddiqui.

Diana Alghoul

The forgotten state violence victims in Eiffel Tower solidarity

As long as we are less likely to show solidarity with victims of state violence, governments would feel as though they are able to instil ...

The New Arab & agencies

Lights out for Eiffel Tower in solidarity with London

The Paris landmark has been switched off twice already this week in solidarity with victims across the world.

The New Arab & agencies

Three explosions hit funeral of Kabul protester, killing dozens

Three blasts hit mourners at a cemetery in the Khair Khana district.

Germany suspends deportations after <em>Kabul</em> blast Germany suspends deportations after Kabul blast

The New Arab & agencies

Germany suspends deportations after Kabul blast

Germany's Interior Ministry says deportation of Afghans whose asylum requests have been rejected has been temporarily suspended in the wake of ...

The New Arab & agencies

Carnage in Kabul as scores killed in truck bomb

At least 80 people have been killed and 320 wounded, but authorities warn the toll could yet rise.

Bomb blast kills Afghanis on first day of Ramadan Bomb blast kills Afghanis on first day of Ramadan

The New Arab & agencies

Bomb blast kills Afghanis on first day of Ramadan

A huge car bomb has killed at least 18 people in eastern Afghanistan, mostly civilians marking the first day of Ramadan where Muslims fast from ...

Qatar says it's the victim of 'terror smear campaign'

The New Arab & agencies

Qatar says it's the victim of 'terror smear campaign'

Qatar says it's the subject of an 'orchestrated campaign' to tarnish the image of the emirate, following a series of negative articles in the ...

Suicide bombers storm state broadcaster in Afghanistan

The New Arab & agencies

Suicide bombers storm state broadcaster in Afghanistan

Unidentified militants stormed Afghanistan's national television and radio station in the eastern city of Jalalabad on Wednesday, officials and ...

Malalai Joya: One woman standing against warlords

Laura Cesaretti

Malalai Joya: One woman standing against warlords

Exclusive interview: Malalai Joya, the former Afghan parliamentarian, tells The New Arab that education is key to empowering the people who need ...

The New Arab & agencies

Afghanistan security to 'deteriorate' in 2018, warns US intelligence

The Afghan military will continue to struggle with an emboldened Taliban insurgency, paving the way for more US troops into the country.

The New Arab & agencies

Islamic State's Afghanistan 'mastermind leader' killed in targeted raid

Abdul Hasib, whose group is affiliated with IS in Iraq and Syria, was reportedly killed last month in a targeted raid by special forces in the ...

The New Arab

US defence chief in Afghanistan following Taliban army massacre

Afghanistan witnessed another massacre of security forces this week, which saw US defence minister Jim Mattis make a surprise visit to the ...

The New Arab & agencies

Taliban attack kills over 100 on Afghan military base

Over 100 military personnel, mainly young recruits, were killed in the deadly Taliban assault on an army base in northern Afghanistan.

Abandoned refugees will eventually leave Greece, legally or illegally

Katja Lihtenvalner

Abandoned refugees will eventually leave Greece, legally or illegally

A tale of two camps: Refugees in Greece face dramatically different experiences, depending on which camp they end up in, reports Katja ...

Naveed Ahmad

A Sino-Russian love-hate affair

Comment: The China-Russia alliance could yet cement, but Putin would have to accept the role of junior partner, with China being the dominant ...

Victims of US drone strikes in Afghanistan remain anonymous

Emran Feroz

Victims of US drone strikes in Afghanistan remain anonymous

Comment: Unlike in Iraq and Syria, casualties resulting from US airstrikes often go unreported, leaving the victims anonymous, and numbers ...

Taliban seize key battleground in south Afghanistan

The New Arab

Taliban seize key battleground in south Afghanistan

Taliban militants have captured a key Afghan district after a year-long offensive bringing further fears of ramped up insurgency for the ...

Taliban attack kills six Afghan intelligence members

The New Arab & agencies

Taliban attack kills six Afghan intelligence members

A suicide car bomber targeted a checkpoint in southern Helmand province manned by intelligence officers, in the latest attack by Taliban ...

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