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Comment: An alliance of opposition groups has attracted support from a diverse array of figures, but victory is far from assured in police state Egypt, writes Alaa Bayoumi.

In-depth: Names of the children who died during the 2014 massacre were tied onto the gates, and coffins with photos of every single child killed in that war were displayed.

Macron chides Netanyahu on settlements, urges new Mideast talks

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Macron chides Netanyahu on settlements, urges new Mideast talks

Emmanuel Macron stressed Israel must respect international law and halt the expansion of settlements in occupied Palestinian territory, urging for fresh Middle East peace talks.

Mr President? Erdogan voice message surprises Turkey mobile users

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Mr President? Erdogan voice message surprises Turkey mobile users

Mobile phone users in Turkey were surprised to hear a voice message by President Recep Tayyip Erdogan when placing a call around midnight on the ...

The Arab world and reverberations of Turkey's failed coup The Arab world and reverberations of Turkey's failed coup

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The Arab world and reverberations of Turkey's failed coup

With Turkey marking the one year anniversary of the failed July 2016 coup, reverberations from the violent takeover attempt continue to ...

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Erdogan threatens to 'chop off the heads' of traitors

Turkish President Erdogan has called for suspects linked to last year's coup attempt to be forced to wear notorious 'Guantanamo' orange jumpsuits and sword to 'chop off their heads'.

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Controversy in Turkey over 'anti-army' billboards

Billboards representing the defeat of last year's failed coup sparked controversy in Turkey, with critics suggesting the advertisements defamed ...

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Turkey dismisses over 7,000 police, soldiers, ministry officials

The new decree came a day before Turkey marks the first anniversary of a military-led bid to seize power from President Recep Tayyip ...

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Gulen blasts Turkey coup, pleas to end 'witch hunt'

Gulen's statement came a day before Turkey marks the first anniversary of a military-led bid to seize power from Erdogan.

Turkey detains director of film 'on anti-Erdogan coup'

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Turkey detains director of film 'on anti-Erdogan coup'

Ali Avci's new film is not yet being screened in theatres but a trailed has stirred controversy on the first anniversary of an ...

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Five Islamic State group militants killed in Turkey's Konya

Turkish security forces raided a house suspected to belong to an Islamic State group cell that may have been planning attacks on commemorations ...

Austria 'bars Turkish minister from attending pro-government rally'

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Austria 'bars Turkish minister from attending pro-government rally'

Austria has refused to allow a Turkish minister to attend a rally marking the anniversary of the failed military coup, further ...

For the love of Palestine: on Ghassan Kanafani's resistance

Diana Alghoul

For the love of Palestine: on Ghassan Kanafani's resistance

Kanafani's resilience and ability to love was his way of showing that Israeli occupation, may have traumatised him, but will not win in numbing ...

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 ...

Yemen's south prepares for demonstrations as secessionists gain momentum

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Yemen's south prepares for demonstrations as secessionists gain momentum

Yemeni prime minister has urged southerners to continue to support President Hadi until the country's war ends.

Robert Cusack

Blair was 'economical with the truth'? You think?

Blog: Sir Chilcot's BBC interview revealed the shocking truth that Blair 'wasn't straight' with the British public. Tell us something we don't already know...

Mohammed Harun Arsalai

Choosing peace over justice: The return of Hekmatyar

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

Robert Cusack

East Libyan minister meets Israeli politicians at secret conference

Omar al-Gawairi was photographed shaking hands with Israel’s Minister of Communications, Ayoub Kara, but did not try to publicise his attendance ...

Mohamad Elmasry

Four years after Morsi: Another Egyptian uprising is inevitable

Comment: In the four years since Morsi was ousted in a military coup, Sisi's regime has accumulated the hallmarks of an authoritarian state ...

Iraqis remember deadly Karrada attack one year on

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Iraqis remember deadly Karrada attack one year on

Iraqis gathered in Baghdad's Karrada district to remember the more than 300 people killed in last year's devastating bomb blast targeting ...

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Israel hits Syrian regime post after Golan mortar

Israeli warplanes hit a Syrian regime post on Friday hours after a mortar shell hit the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights, Israel's army said.

War in Yemen: Internal power struggles and foreign intervention

Bilal Ahmed

War in Yemen: Internal power struggles and foreign intervention

Analysis: Since the 2011 uprising, Yemen has become a battleground for internal and external warring factions, and escalating foreign ...

Anger as Egypt raises fuel prices by 55 percent

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Anger as Egypt raises fuel prices by 55 percent

Egypt has raised the prices of fuel by up to 55 percent, the second such increase since the local currency was floated seven months ago.

Israel strikes Syrian forces as Netanyahu visits occupied Golan

Paul McLoughlin

Israel strikes Syrian forces as Netanyahu visits occupied Golan

Israeli forces have hit the Syrian regime again, close to the occupied Golan Heights, as fighting continues between pro-Damascus militias and ...

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