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Comment: America's spiralling descent towards fascism and dictatorship is almost entirely of its own making, writes Khaled Diab.

Many in Hungary's 100,000-strong Jewish population - one of Europe's largest - have accused Orban of encouraging anti-Semitism.

Slovakia ultra-right leader visits Syria, backs Assad regime

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Slovakia ultra-right leader visits Syria, backs Assad regime

Syrian state media have reported that Marian Kotleba, leader of the far-right People's Party-Our Slovakia, has given his support to Bashar al-Assad's regime.

Netanyahu receives backlash after Holocaust deal with Poland

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Netanyahu receives backlash after Holocaust deal with Poland

Netanyahu was made to reassure the Israeli public after signing a controversial deal with the Polish government on the controversial Holocaust ...

British-Somali Muslim mayor bans 'wasteman' Trump from visiting Sheffield

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British-Somali Muslim mayor bans 'wasteman' Trump from visiting Sheffield

Sheffield's charismatic Lord Mayor Magid Magid fights fire with fire.

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Berlin demands explanation from Ankara over German school closure

Germany's embassy in Ankara on Saturday called on the Turkish government to explain why a German school in the western city of Izmir was closed without explanation.

Marcus Montgomery

Five things to watch for in the midterm primaries

Comment: With 24 more state primaries and five months left before the midterm elections, Marcus Montgomery takes a look at the Trump faithfuls ...

Austin Bodetti

Saudi Arabia's non-aggression pact with al-Qaeda in Yemen

Analysis: Saudi Arabia's involvement in the Yemeni civil war has forced it to balance the competing demands of counterterrorism and national ...

Muhammed Nafih Wafy

How right is the Left in the Islamic world?

Comment: The Islamic Left may have ended up more Islamic and less leftist, but intellectuals' leftist utopia has long been abandoned even in the ...

Bernard Lewis: The clash of civilisations that never was

Khaled Diab

Bernard Lewis: The clash of civilisations that never was

Comment: Lewis' 'clash of the civilisations' theory made him the orientalist of choice for America's neo-conservative establishment, ...

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Muslim leaders call for international force to protect Palestinians

The OIC also said Washington was complicit in the "crimes" of Israel and "emboldened" its government by moving its embassy from Tel Aviv to ...

Erdogan urges Islamic world to unite against Israel

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Erdogan urges Islamic world to unite against Israel

Turkey has hosted an emergency Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) meeting, in response to Monday's killing of at least 60 protesters in ...

Trudeau and Macron grant MbS a licence to kill

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 ...

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.

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.

Malia Bouattia

State racism and rising Islamophobia: Remembering Mohammed Saleem

Comment: Tragically, the brutal murder of Mohammed Saleem five years ago was not an isolated incident of Islamophobic hate crime in the UK, writes Malia Bouattia.

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Mesopotamian artefacts smuggled by Hobby Lobby returned to Iraq

US firm Hobby Lobby was fined $3million and agreed to forfeit the artefacts, which were smuggled out of the Middle East marked as "tile samples".

Robert Springborg

Building militaries in fragile states: Comparing US and Iran

Comment: In comparison to Iran's remarkably successful record of building militaries and their associated states, the US has little to show, ...

The New Arab

Algeria expects influx of migrants after EU crackdown

More migrants and refugees from sub-Saharan Africa are expected to arrive in Algeria following the European Union's decision to close its doors, ...

Fury as Trump uses anti-Semitic slur against journalist

Diana Alghoul

Fury as Trump uses anti-Semitic slur against journalist

US President Donald Trump used a slur most often used in neo-Nazi circles against Jewish journalist Chuck Todd.

CJ Werleman

Israel will not make it to 100

Comment: Israel has historically enjoyed the bipartisan support of the US, but sympathies are changing and the era of unconditional political ...

Trump's phoney war against Assad

CJ Werleman

Trump's phoney war against Assad

Comment: US strikes will not advance US interests in Syria, nor will they alleviate the suffering of Assad's victims, writes CJ Werleman.

Dozens killed in East Ghouta chemical attack

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Dozens killed in East Ghouta chemical attack

At least 40 people have been killed in a chemical attack on the last rebel pocket in the former opposition bastion of Eastern Ghouta near ...

Turkish newspaper portrays Merkel as Hitler

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Turkish newspaper portrays Merkel as Hitler

A newspaper aligned to Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has lashed out against German Chancellor Angela Merkel, accusing her of having a ...

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