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HSBC has been targeted by activists in the UK over its links to weapon makers arming Israel.

Comment: The Sisi regime's treatment of Salah is designed to take him down a peg or two, and reiterate that he's their property, writes Sam Hamad.

New documentary on journalist Marie Colvin's death in Syria

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New documentary on journalist Marie Colvin's death in Syria

American reporter Marie Colvin, 56, was killed in 2012 when her apartment building in the rebel-held neighbourhood of Baba Amr was shelled by Syrian regime forces.

Egypt football official denies threatening Mo Salah on Twitter

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Egypt football official denies threatening Mo Salah on Twitter

A leading Egyptian football official has denied having any social media presence after a Twitter account under his name made threats against ...

Mo Salah's mother threatened by Egyptian FA official

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Mo Salah's mother threatened by Egyptian FA official

A senior Egypt FA official 'reminded' Salah that his mother still lives in the country, in the latest escalation of anger following a disastrous ...

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FIFA fines Egypt over prohibited World Cup game

The football governing body has shown Egypt the red card over a warm-up game.

Malia Bouattia

Protests must reject Trump's politics, not just his personality

Comment: Protests around Trump's visit must speak out against racism and injustice in all its forms, in the US and the UK alike, writes Malia ...

Noor El-Terk

Liverpool Arab Arts Festival celebrates diversity and local talent

Liverpool's annual Arab Art Festival is back for the 20th year running promising a diverse and exciting programme jam-packed with a mix of ...

Robert Springborg

Egypt's World Cup: A spectacular own goal for Sisi

Comment: Sisi's attempt to co-opt Mo Salah and the Egyptian team has had disastrous consequences for everyone, writes Robert Springborg.

Ramos vows to play Qatar 2022 'with white beard'

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Ramos vows to play Qatar 2022 'with white beard'

Spain Captain Sergio Ramos has said despite his country's World Cup this year, he will be at the next tournament in Qatar, even with a white ...

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Love for Salah offers refuge from World Cup exit

Egypt's disappointing World Cup run plunged a nation already fatigued by economic hardship and political woes deeper into misery.

Saudi Arabia plays dirty but cries foul anyway

Anthony Harwood

Saudi Arabia plays dirty but cries foul anyway

Comment: At its first World Cup match, Saudi Arabia complained of mixing politics with sport, but SWAFF, its new footballing federation, is ...

World Cup LIVEBLOG: Spain v Morocco

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World Cup LIVEBLOG: Spain v Morocco

Don't miss a moment in Russia2018 as Spain and Morocco battle it out in Group B. Keep refreshing this page for updates.

Egypt FA denies Mo Salah considering quitting team

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Egypt FA denies Mo Salah considering quitting team

Sources close to the Liverpool forward had claimed Mo Salah is unhappy over being used as a 'political' pawn in a meeting with Chechen ...

World Cup LIVEBLOG: Russia v Egypt

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World Cup LIVEBLOG: Russia v Egypt

Don't miss a moment as Egypt vie to break Arab teams' losing streak at Russia2018. Refresh this page to get up-to-the-minute updates

Uri Levy

Egypt look to change Arab teams' Russia 2018 fortunes

It's not been going well for Arab nations on the football field, but Egypt are hopeful as they prepare to take on Russia in the World Cup, writes Uri Levy.

The New Arab

Mo Salah ready to play in crunch Egypt match

Salah is likely to play against Russia next week, which will be crucial to keeping Egypt's World Cup hopes alive.

The New Arab

World Cup kick-off! Egypt-Uruguay LIVEBLOG

Minute-by-minute updates from Egypt's opening game in its 2018 FIFA World Cup campaign, against South America titans Uruguay.

Uri Levy

The great guide to Middle East World Cup teams

Five Middle East and North African national teams will play in Russia 2018, the most Middle Eastern World Cup ever.

Salah attends Egypt World Cup training

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Salah attends Egypt World Cup training

Egypt star Mo Salah reportedly attended team training in Cairo on Saturday but did not participate.

The New Arab & agencies

Zidane makes shock resignation as Real Madrid coach

Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane has announced his resignation just days after winning the Champions League.

The Shroud Maker: A tale of loss and survival

Noor El-Terk

The Shroud Maker: A tale of loss and survival

Ahmed Masoud's play follows the story of an 83-year-old woman in Gaza, as she remembers her life mapped alongside Palestine's.

Is Muslim posterboy Salah fasting for football final?

Florence Dixon

Is Muslim posterboy Salah fasting for football final?

'I need you at the top of your game': News that Liverpool's beloved Mohamed Salah may break his fast ahead of Saturday's potentially ...

Manchester remembers 22 May bomb massacre

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Manchester remembers 22 May bomb massacre

Manchester is remembering the victims of a bombing at a pop concert last year, which killed 22 people.

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