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Hamas has hailed a UN decision to send a team of war crimes investigators to probe the massacre of Palestinian protesters by Israeli forces.

Kuwait has urged the UN Security Council to condemn Israel for slaughtering protesters in Gaza, urging protection of Palestinian civilians.

Trump lawyer 'demanded $1 million from Qatar for insights'

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Trump lawyer 'demanded $1 million from Qatar for insights'

Trump's long-time personal lawyer Michael Cohen asked Qatar for $1 million for personal insights into the president's plans, according to a media report.

Yemen government proposes prisoner swap with Houthi rebels

The New Arab

Yemen government proposes prisoner swap with Houthi rebels

Yemen's government welcomed the Muslim holy month of Ramadan by proposing a prisoner swap deal with Houthi rebels in the country's north.

Trump wants end to Gulf crisis 'which benefits Iran'

The New Arab

Trump wants end to Gulf crisis 'which benefits Iran'

US President Donald Trump wants the 11-month dispute between Qatar and its neighbours to end because it "benefits Iran".

Mat Nashed

Trudeau and Macron grant MbS a licence to kill

Comment: The two leaders have cast themselves as advocates of human rights, but when it comes to arms deals, their neoliberal values reign supreme, writes Mat Nashed.

James Brownsell

Israel's massacre of Palestinians was by choice, not necessity

Comment: This wasn't self defence; Israeli troops were compelled only by politics to kill protesting Palestinians, writes James Brownsell.

The New Arab

Gaza's hospitals struggle to cope with thousands of casualties

Throughout the day on Monday, Gaza's main hospital received about 500 injured people, more than 90 percent with gunshot wounds.

CJ Werleman

Israeli forces kill Palestinians for sport

Comment: Israel is killing human beings who pose no threat to the state of Israel or its citizens, writes CJ Werleman.

Turkey 'expels' Israel ambassador over Gaza massacre

The New Arab

Turkey 'expels' Israel ambassador over Gaza massacre

Turkey has expelled the Israeli ambassador to the country in the wake of a massacre of Palestinian protesters carried out by Israeli forces, ...

The New Arab

Palestinians continue to suffer in Syria's Yarmouk camp

The last residents in Yarmouk refugee camp still live under constant bombardment and are trapped in the fighting, unable to leave their homes ...

At least 1,000 children injured by Israeli gunfire, teargas

The New Arab

At least 1,000 children injured by Israeli gunfire, teargas

Thousands of children have been injured in Gaza protests according to an international aid group, with concerns that more will be exposed to ...

Death toll rises to 55 in Gaza clashes

The New Arab & agencies

Death toll rises to 55 in Gaza clashes

The death toll in Gaza clashes has risen to 55 as the US embassy opens in Jerusalem.

Israel's massacre of Palestinians was by choice, not necessity

James Brownsell

Israel's massacre of Palestinians was by choice, not necessity

Comment: This wasn't self defence; Israeli troops were compelled only by politics to kill protesting Palestinians, writes James Brownsell.

The Nakba: A Palestinian inheritance of trauma

Elias Jahshan

The Nakba: A Palestinian inheritance of trauma

Comment: Until the Israeli government's occupation and dispossession policies change, the Nakba will continue, writes Elias Jahshan.

The New Arab

Nakba Day: Seventy years on, Israel's settler-colonialism continues unabated

Data from the Palestinian Central Bureau of Statistics show Israel's ethnic cleansing to create a Jewish state has long continued since 1948.

The New Arab & agencies

Gaza massacre: Israel kills dozens of Palestinian 'return' protesters

Fifty-two Palestinians were killed and hundreds injured by Israeli fire in Gaza on Monday during mass protests against the transfer of the US ...

The New Arab & agencies

Gaza services 'near collapse' due to fuel shortage

The UN says an alternative way of getting fuel to Gaza must be found urgently, warning of dwindling supplies needed to run hospitals, pump water ...

The New Arab & agencies

Israel shoots Gaza protesters as US inaugurates Jerusalem embassy

Monday's march is part of a weeks long campaign fuelled by despair among Gaza's two million people to break the decade-old border ...

Israel shuts Gaza's only goods crossing

The New Arab & agencies

Israel shuts Gaza's only goods crossing

Kerem Shalom is the only crossing open to transport goods into and out of Israeli-blockaded Gaza, including fuel and food.

The New Arab

Hundreds of children 'shot with live ammunition by Israel'

More than 250 Palestinian children in Gaza have been shot by live ammunition during Israel's attack on Great Return March protesters.

Hamas leader says next Gaza protest will be 'decisive'

The New Arab & agencies

Hamas leader says next Gaza protest will be 'decisive'

Monday's demonstration will cap six weeks of protests and coincides with the US move of its Israel embassy to contested Jerusalem.

Betraying Morocco, Saudis back Trump for World Cup 2026

Anthony Harwood

Betraying Morocco, Saudis back Trump for World Cup 2026

Comment: Saudi Arabia's support for the US-led bid for the 2026 World Cup over that of its Arab neighbour, Morocco, tells of new and broken ...

Qatar fears escalation, calls for nuclear-free Middle East

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Qatar fears escalation, calls for nuclear-free Middle East

Qatar has responded to Donald Trump's announcement to pull out of the Iran nuclear deal by urging for a 'collective response' that would see the ...

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