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By Osama Al Sharif - Jul 07,2021
The threat of forced eviction of Palestinian residents of the Sheikh Jarrah neighbourhood in occupied East Jerusalem has not subsided as Israel’s high court considers its final ruling, which is expected soon.
By Osama Al Sharif - Jun 29,2021
Jordan, Egypt and Iraq are coming together to bolster ties and build a common regional vision amid changing geopolitical realities.
By Osama Al Sharif - Jun 22,2021
Few months ago, not many people outside Iran had heard of Ebrahim Raisi, who was declared winner of Friday’s presidential election in Iran.
By Osama Al Sharif - Jun 15,2021
Jordanians continue to react to last week’s appointment by King Abdullah of former prime minister Samir Rifai to head a 92-member committee to modernise the political system — as the committee was called.
By Osama Al Sharif - Jun 08,2021
When Israel arrested Muna and Mohammad Al Kurd on Sunday on trumped up charges there was a digital tsunami of support and solidarity with the most famous twins in Palestine.
By Osama Al Sharif - Jun 02,2021
After four deadlocked general elections in two years, with the daunting prospect of going into a fifth, Israel is on the verge of forming a coalition government that will bring to an end 12 years of often controversial rule of Benyamin Netanyahu.
By Osama Al Sharif - May 25,2021
Facing his first international crisis test US President Joe Biden sought to cushion Israel from facing reprimand at the UN Security Council, opting instead to publicly support its right to self defence while exerting pressure on Prime Minister Benyamin Netanyahu in private to wra
By Osama Al Sharif - May 19,2021
Even before the eruption of the latest assault on the besieged Gaza Strip, Israel had suffered a serious public relations defeat; one that has tarnished its image, probably beyond repair, around the world.
By Osama Al Sharif - May 11,2021
Almost three years ago president Donald Trump took the illegal and unilateral step of recognising Jerusalem as Israel’s united capital. By doing so he and his top aides said the US had taken Jerusalem off the negotiations table.
By Osama Al Sharif - May 04,2021
A senior US delegation will visit the region this week, almost four months since President Joe Biden was sworn in as president. This will be the first high-level diplomatic contact between the US administration and regional officials.

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