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The ‘Syrian Refugee Community Iftar’ was a part of the #GreatGetTogether campaign, a series of parties across the UK, aimed at improving community cohesion.

Dozens of civilians were killed on Sunday, after a suspected Saudi-led coalition airstrike targeted a market in the northern Saada province, officials said.

New Berlin mosque encourages 'Muslim sexual revolution'

Diana Alghoul

New Berlin mosque encourages 'Muslim sexual revolution'

The founders of the mosque welcome Muslims of all sects, and Muslims of the LGBTQ+ community to worship together within a safe space which intends to celebrate diversity and unity.

Muslim leaders refuse to bury London Bridge attackers

The New Arab

Muslim leaders refuse to bury London Bridge attackers

Over 130 imams and religious leaders said they have refused to perform the traditional Islamic funeral prayer for the Manchester and ...

British police reveal identities of three London attackers

The New Arab & agencies

British police reveal identities of three London attackers

Youssef Zaghba, a 22-year-old Italian of Moroccan descent, Khuram Shazad Butt, 27, a Pakistan-born Briton, and Rachid Redouane, 30, a ...

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.

Otman Aitlkaboud

How America changed its mind on Muhammad Ali

Comment: World famous boxing Olympian, black rights activist, Nation of Islam member and interlocutor between East and West, Muhammad Ali was as ...

Mansour Omari

Assad's not 'using a crematorium', he's executing a holocaust

Comment: The word 'crematorium' obscures the extent of Assad's crimes. His furnace is an illegal way of disposing of bodies, denying relatives ...

Paola Tamma

Saudi Arabia accused of new 'double-tap' airstrike killing family

An alleged Saudi airstrike in Taiz province, central Yemen, has killed a family of five, including three children, while a second strike hit an ...

Global drama and duelling arias herald politics' opera season

Hadani Ditmars

Global drama and duelling arias herald politics' opera season

Blog: Opera buffa, the comedy of yesteryear, may yet shine a spotlight on today's political farces, writes Hadani Ditmars.

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Head of Saudi Arabia's succession council dies

A powerful Saudi prince who withdrew from public life to concentrate on business and camel racing has passed away, with Prince Mishaal's ...

Yemen's warring parties waging relentless offensive on healthcare

Paola Tamma

Yemen's warring parties waging relentless offensive on healthcare

Attacks on medical staff and facilities has devastating consequences on healthcare access and children’s health

Israel's decades-long 'cruel' policies against Palestinian prisoners

The New Arab

Israel's decades-long 'cruel' policies against Palestinian prisoners

There are currently 6,500 Palestinian prisoners, including at least 300 children, detained in Israeli jails.

Information denied: British complicity with war crimes in Yemen

Liam O'Hare

Information denied: British complicity with war crimes in Yemen

Comment: What's the extent of Britain's support to Saudi Arabia in Yemen? Journalists are finding it increasingly difficult to gain access to ...

Timeline: After two years of war, Yemen in crisis

The New Arab

Timeline: After two years of war, Yemen in crisis

Deadly fighting, a rise in extremism, the threat of famine – two years after Saudi Arabia intervened against the Houthi rebels, Yemen is more ...

The New Arab

Hamas shuts Gaza crossing blaming Israel for Faqha's assassination

The Erez crossing is the only one between Gaza and Israel for people.

The New Arab

Hamas blames Israel for assassination of Mazen Faqha

Hamas officials have blamed Israeli intelligence agency Mossad for the killing of Mazen Faqha, who was shot dead by unknown gunmen in the Gaza ...

The New Arab

Thousands attend Gaza funeral of assassinated Hamas chief

Mazen Faqha was killed by unknown assailants close to his Gaza home on Friday. During funeral processions participants called for ...

The New Arab

Israel claims leading Hizballah official killed in Iran-linked feud

Hizballah has denied Israeli claims that its leader ordered the killing of military commander Mustafa Badreddine after he objected to the ...

Libyan tribes defecting from Tripoli towards Haftar

Robert Cusack

Libyan tribes defecting from Tripoli towards Haftar

Another Libyan tribe has announced their support for east General Haftar - a sign that the tide of the civil war is turning in favour of the ...

The New Arab & agencies

Bahrain mourners clash with police after Shia inmate's funeral

Police fired buckshot to disperse crowds that gathered to mourn an inmate who died while serving a 15-year sentence for taking part in ...

Are Copts at risk because of their Sisi support?

Bård Kårtveit

Are Copts at risk because of their Sisi support?

Comment: Egypt's Christians have paid a high price for their unrelenting support of the president, becoming a target of extremist groups.

The challenges of being Muslim in America today

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

The challenges of being Muslim in America today

Comment: Global icon Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, writing exclusively in The New Arab, issues a rallying cry of tolerance and inclusion as attacks on ...

Saudi-led coalition airstrike kills scores of civilians in Yemen

The New Arab

Saudi-led coalition airstrike kills scores of civilians in Yemen

At least 22 civilians were killed on Friday and dozens wounded when a Saudi-led coalition airstrike hit a market in western Yemen.

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