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A generation gap is at the heart of an identity crisis in the Druze community in the occupied Golan, reports Nino Orto.

The UN Secretary General has 'strongly condemned' airstrikes that killed at least 50 people at a Yemeni wedding, and called for an investigation into a possible violation of international law.

France's Macron won't 'break' Turkey-Russia alliance: Ankara

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France's Macron won't 'break' Turkey-Russia alliance: Ankara

Turkey slammed Emmanuel Macron's alleged attempts to create a rift between Ankara and Moscow on Monday, suggesting the French president will be unable to "break" the partnership.

Photoblog: Lost limbs create new sporting opportunities for Syrians

Aaref Watad

Photoblog: Lost limbs create new sporting opportunities for Syrians

See in pictures: Syrians who lost limbs from the conflict find new hope, as well as a chance to show off their skills, at an amputees' football ...

Riyadh intercepts missile fired by Yemen's Houthi rebels

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Riyadh intercepts missile fired by Yemen's Houthi rebels

The Saudi-led coalition waging an offensive against rebels in Yemen announced that it intercepted a missile fired by the Houthis over the ...

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UN warns funding gap raises Lebanon epidemics risk

The UN's Children Fund, which has provided free vaccines for children in Lebanon for a quarter of a century, says early 2018 has seen a sharp increase in measles cases.

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Macron urged to pressure Saudi prince over Yemen war

Rights groups urged French President Emmanuel Macron to focus on Saudi Arabia's deadly war in Yemen during his meeting with the Crown Prince ...

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Iran supplying weapons to Yemen's Houthi rebels: France FM

France accused Iran of supplying weapons to Houthi rebels fighting a Saudi-led coalition in Yemen, reports said on Thursday.

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O no! Controversial Saudi crown prince 'to meet Oprah'

A leaked copy of Mohammed bin Salman's US itinerary suggests the Saudi crown prince is due to meet American television icon Oprah Winfrey.

Riyadh tries to atone for Yemen war with money

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Riyadh tries to atone for Yemen war with money

The United Nations received a cheque for $930 million from the Saudi Crown Prince on Tuesday, but stressed the need for a political solution to ...

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Syria's top diplomat visits Oman on rare Gulf mission

Syria's Foreign Minister has arrived in Oman to meet with senior officials in order to discuss the situation in the region.

Gaddafi's son Saif to run for Libya president

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Gaddafi's son Saif to run for Libya president

Saif Islam al-Gaddafi confirmed rumours he will return to politics by announcing his bid for the Libyan presidency , promising wide-reaching ...

Diphtheria cases in war-torn Yemen 'top 1,300'

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Diphtheria cases in war-torn Yemen 'top 1,300'

Diphtheria was first reported in Yemen last October and is a contagious and potentially fatal disease that infects the throat and airways.

Sri Lanka declares state of emergency amid anti-Muslim riots

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Sri Lanka declares state of emergency amid anti-Muslim riots

Sri Lanka has declared its first state of emergency in seven years after deadly clashes between Buddhists and Muslims.

Saudi pledges aid to Yemen cholera crisis it created

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Saudi pledges aid to Yemen cholera crisis it created

Saudi Arabia has pledged $11 million to help the World Health Organisation respond to Yemen's cholera crisis - a deadly epidemic resulting from ...

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UNRWA chief: Trump's aid cuts 'time bomb' for Gaza

The head of the UN body voiced his concern for Gaza's future amid the ongoing US-led cuts to UNRWA aid.

Ali Abusheikh and Pam Bailey

Enough oppression: Gaza truckers warn of repeated strikes

In-depth: Frustrated by fuel prices, licence fees and the Israeli blockade, Gaza's truckers are refusing to transport goods until their demands ...

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Orient TV 'working with Israel to improve public opinion'

An investigation by The New Arab's sister publication found links between anti-Assad Orient TV and Israeli army officials in its 'Good ...

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Yemen commander praises Saudi Arabia after airstrike kills civilians

General Nasser al-Dhaybani praised the Saudi-led coalition airstrikes, in which 60 percent of victims have been civilians, calling them ...

Saudi coalition kills eight, including child in Yemen airstrike

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Saudi coalition kills eight, including child in Yemen airstrike

The Saudi-led coalition has killed eight people, including one child and wounding dozens more in an airstrike on a police station in Yemen's ...

Nael M. Shama

Riyalpolitik and black gold: The scourge of the petrodollar

Comment: Saudi Crown Prince Mohamed bin Salman is using the kingdom's vast wealth to back dictators, toy with the fates of other nations and ...

Senior Hamas official dies in 'accidental' shooting

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Senior Hamas official dies in 'accidental' shooting

Initial reports indicated that the official had died from natural causes, before being changed to wounded in an "accidental" shooting.

Dozens of migrants fleeing to Africa drown off Yemen

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Dozens of migrants fleeing to Africa drown off Yemen

An overcrowded boat carrying African migrants from Yemen to Djibouti capsized earlier this week, killing 30 people, the UN has reported

Saudi-backed Yemen PM welcomes 'new UN Envoy to Yemen'

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Saudi-backed Yemen PM welcomes 'new UN Envoy to Yemen'

“Peace is possible in Yemen if the international community can persuade or oblige the Houthis to implement the international resolution”, Prime ...

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