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Narjas Zatat


Narjas Zatat is a staff writer for The New Arab with particular interest in minorities and how China, Malaysia and Indonesia interact with the Middle East.

Mary Akrami has been nominated for the European parliament's Sakharov prize for her work on women's rights in Afghanistan.

14 October, 2021

A campaign to build Baghdad's first skatepark is under way.

19 August, 2021

Over 100 human rights groups are expected to attend a national march for Palestine following Israel's bombardment of Gaza.

29 May, 2021

Arab, indigenous and Jewish women journalists are being disproportionately targeted by online violence, a damning new study by UNESCO has found.

28 May, 2021

Donations are pouring in to help a fundraising effort by two lawyers for the rebuilding of Gaza's oldest bookstore, which was destroyed by Israeli airstrikes.

21 May, 2021

Congresswoman Ilhan Omar was the target of a campaign sponsored by the American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC).

20 May, 2021

Muslims across the UK are observing the month of Ramadan in the absence of familial traditions due to Covid-19 restrictions, but they're using technology to bridge the gap.

27 April, 2021

A new report urges the international community to prevent the appointment of a UAE General to Interpol president.

08 April, 2021

A newly-published report says China has violated every single provision in the UN Genocide Convention.

09 March, 2021

On the 56th anniversary of his death, we must remember the lessons of Malcolm X: To oppose racism and discrimination in all its forms.

21 February, 2021