Analysis: China's historical neutrality in conflicts between Riyadh and Tehran has put it in a strategic position as a mediator, as Beijing continues to assert a more active role in the region.
In-depth: As Algeria intensifies its crackdown on press and civil society, El Kadi, the head of the country's last free media, has become one of the regime's main targets.
Analysis: In the face of rampant attacks from Israeli settlers, politicians, and the military, the European Union has displayed a deliberate idleness to address the urgent situation in occupied Palestine.
In-depth: In recent years, Maghrebian societies have shown a readiness to discuss their complex Amazigh and Arab identities. Activists say similar progress needs to be made in recognising anti-black racism and the legacy of slavery in the region.
In-depth: With Israel's settler movement emboldened and untouchable, more violent settler rampages like Hawara are inevitable.
Analysis: For years, Egypt remained reluctant about officially declaring the partial return of ties with Syria, but both Cairo and Damascus have seized upon a diplomatic opening following the deadly earthquake last month.
The New Arab speaks to filmmaker Joshua Seftel, war veteran Richard "Mac" McKinney, and Bibi Bahrami from Indiana's Afghan community to discuss the Oscar-nominated short film Stranger at the Gate.
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