World | Reuters | Tuesday December 30, 2014
Arab UN delegations on Monday endorsed a Palestinian proposal to forge a peace deal with Israel within a year and end Israeli occupation of Palestinian territories by late 2017, despite Israeli and US opposition.
World | Reuters | Sunday November 30, 2014
Arab League foreign ministers endorsed on Saturday a draft resolution setting a timeframe for the creation of a Palestinian state and said they would formally present it to the United Nations Security Council for a vote within days.
World | Reuters | Wednesday September 24, 2014
The Arabs are in. Turkey is on the fence. Britain, still smarting from an earlier Iraq war, is cautiously edging toward expanded action. Even Greece wants to help - if someone would tell it how.
World | Reuters | Thursday September 11, 2014
US Secretary of State John Kerry pressed Arab leaders on Thursday to support President Barack Obama's plans for a new military campaign against Islamic State militants including help with greater overflight rights for U.S. warplanes.
World | Reuters | Monday August 18, 2014
Israeli police on Sunday blocked more than 200 far-right Israeli protesters from rushing guests at a wedding of a Jewish woman and Muslim man as they shouted "death to the Arabs" in a sign of tensions stoked by the Gaza war.
World | Agence France-Presse | Thursday July 3, 2014
After this week's murder of an east Jerusalem Palestinian, calls to inflict violent revenge on Arabs over the killings of three Israeli teenagers have gathered momentum on social media websites.
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday June 16, 2014
Iraqi premier Nuri al-Maliki's mishandling of security and perceived sidelining of Sunni Arabs set the stage for a major militant offensive, but factors such as Syria's civil war also played a role, experts say.
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday June 9, 2014
Ask younger Iraqi Kurds if they speak Arabic, and they often say no, or not well -- a linguistic barrier with the country's Arabs stemming from a nationalist backlash against Saddam Hussein's brutality.
Associated Press | Friday February 7, 2014
few hundred Arabs who have broken into Israel's booming tech sector, a source of national pride from which the minority has been largely sidelined.
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday December 30, 2013
Deadly clashes broke out and mosques called for holy war as Iraqi forces on Monday demolished a year-old protest camp set up by Sunni Arabs on a major highway.
World | Agence France-Presse | Sunday December 8, 2013
Economy Minister Naftali Bennett on Sunday proposed that Israel annex parts of the West Bank under its full military control where most Jewish settlers live.
World | Associated Press | Wednesday June 12, 2013
When Israeli Arabs search for a spouse, they don't just worry about looks, job prospects or future in-laws. They must think about whether their partner will be allowed to live with them.
World | Reuters | Wednesday June 5, 2013
An Egyptian court convicted 43 Americans, Europeans, Egyptians and other Arabs on Tuesday in a case against democracy promotion groups that plunged U.S.-Egyptian ties into their worst crisis in decades.
World | Associated Press | Tuesday March 19, 2013
PSY says he will change the title and lyrics of his potential "Gangnam Style" follow-up over worries it could offend Arabs.
World | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday March 13, 2013
Arab interior ministers were advised to confront the spread of extremism through social media networks with their own cyber know how, as they gathered for a security meeting in Riyadh on Wednesday.
Cities | Mid-Day.com | Friday December 28, 2012
A month-long investigation by MiD DAY journalists has revealed a twisted form of human trafficking that involves rich Arabs, greedy Qazis, sham marriages, agents and girls lured into the flesh trade or those looking for a quick buck.
World | Reuters | Friday November 23, 2012
Talks to defuse a standoff between Iraqi troops and forces from the country's autonomous Kurdish region made little progress on Thursday with both sides further reinforcing positions on their disputed internal border.
World | Associated Press | Sunday September 23, 2012
Hundreds of young Arabs joyfully screamed out obscenities, encouraged by the handsome, gay Lebanese lead singer at the concert in Jordan's capital. Police looked on worriedly. People outside asked what was going on.
World | Associated Press | Sunday July 1, 2012
Yitzhak Shamir was a fighter for the Jews long before Israel's creation, an underground leader who led militias against the Arabs and British.
World | Reuters | Thursday April 5, 2012
Throughout the Middle East, Africa and parts of South Asia, marriage between family members has been widely practised for thousands of years, largely as a means of securing relationships between tribes and preserving family wealth, but also as a prac...
Monday January 16, 2012
Iran warned Gulf oil producers against boosting production to offset any potential drop in Tehran's crude exports
World | Press Trust of India | Friday January 6, 2012
The New York man, facing hate crime charges for attacking an Islamic centre and a Hindu temple, went about throwing molotov cocktails at the places as he "hated all Muslims and Arabs" for trying to take over his life and wanted to inflict the maximum...
World | The Associated Press | Saturday February 12, 2011
Celebrations erupted across West Asia on Friday after Hosni Mubarak stepped down as Egypt's president. From Beirut to Gaza, people rushed into the streets, handing out candy, setting off fireworks and shooting in the air.Even in Israel, which had watched the Egyptian protesters' uprising against Mub...
World | Chadwick Moore, The New York Times | Friday January 14, 2011
Around midnight, upstairs in a small club on Avenue of the Americas, the pitch-black dance floor resounded with the rapid stomps and warbling, high-energy cries of the dabke, an Arab folk dance performed at weddings and other celebrations.When the strobe lights flashed, they revealed a sea of raised...