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Jan 22, 2021
TUNIS — Tunisian security forces have arrested at least 1,000 people during six nights of urban unrest between disaffected youths and riot police, human rights and other non-government groups said on Thursday. The North African country, where the Covid-19 pandemic has deepened already acute economic pain, has seen young people hurl rocks and p ...
Jan 22, 2021
BEIRUT —  Lebanon has prolonged a total lockdown by two weeks to stem an unprece ...
Jan 22, 2021
BAGHDAD — A rare twin suicide bombing killed nearly 30 people at a crowded market in ...
Jan 21, 2021
CAIRO — Egypt and Qatar agreed Wednesday to restore diplomatic relations, Egypt's foreign ministry said, after a three-year-long Saudi led f ...
Jan 21, 2021
TUNIS — Young Tunisians clashed with security forces overnight and protest organisers called for anti-government rallies Wednesday after fiv ...
Jan 20, 2021
SANAA — Hundreds of supporters of Yemen's Houthi rebels took to the streets of the capital Sanaa on Wednesday to protest against the US labe ...
Jan 19, 2021
BEIRUT — Lebanon handed back two 18th-century religious icons of Jesus and Mary to Greece on Tuesday after they were seized during an auctio ...
Jan 19, 2021
AL MALIKIYAH, Syria — Plastic bottles, aluminium cans, clothes, sometimes spaghetti. ...
Jan 19, 2021
TUNIS — Tunisia braced for further protests on Tuesday after hundreds were arrested in four nights of street clashes between riot police and ...
Jan 19, 2021
PARIS — A historian tasked by President Emmanuel Macron with assessing how France deals with its colonial past in Algeria — a hugely sensiti ...
Jan 18, 2021
TUNIS — Tunisian authorities said on Monday they had arrested more than 600 people and deployed troops after a third consecutive night of ri ...
Jan 18, 2021
DOHA — The first direct flights since 2017 between Qatar and its former rivals Egypt and the UAE took to the skies on Monday, following the ...
Jan 18, 2021
HODEIDA, Yemen — Some 150 Yemeni pro-government soldiers and Houthi rebels have been killed in a week of fighting south of the strategic por ...

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