Ali Younes

Ali Younes

Civil Rights

Starbucks discrimination 'a sign of America's cultural war'

Recent arrest of two black men at coffee shop highlights deeply-embedded racism against African Americans, analysts say.

Starbucks discrimination 'a sign of America's cultural war'

Israel

Durham first US city to ban police training with Israeli military

Local council adopts step against exchange with Israeli military practices synonymous with the occupation of Palestine.

Durham first US city to ban police training with Israeli military

Jordan

Jordan bank robberies rattle Amman, activists blame government

Sentiments of malicious joy expressed on social media as activists blame rising crime on 'failed government policies'.

Jordan bank robberies rattle Amman, activists blame government

Arts & Culture

Lebanese actor Ziyad Itani: 'I was never a spy for Israel'

Prominent playwright, effectively exonerated by a military investigative judge, discusses reversal of legal fortune.

Lebanese actor Ziyad Itani: 'I was never a spy for Israel'

United States

US congressional race galvanises Arab-American vote

The 3rd district in Chicago's South West side has about 111,000 Arab Americans - the largest concentration in Illinois.

US congressional race galvanises Arab-American vote

Politics

UAE leadership praised at AIPAC

Iran labelled 'common enemy' of Israel and Arab Gulf states while Palestinian leadership comes in for criticism.

UAE leadership praised at AIPAC

Israeli–Palestinian conflict

Protesters gather at start of 2018 AIPAC conference

About 500 protesters gathered on Sunday at the start of the AIPAC conference, demanding the event be shut down.

Protesters gather at start of 2018 AIPAC conference

United States

AIPAC to renew commitment to advance Israeli agenda

Annual conference set to open with objective of reining in Iran's influence and limit US financial support to the PA.

AIPAC to renew commitment to advance Israeli agenda

Bosnia

Denis Zvizdic: Bosnia's future lies with Europe, NATO

EU membership will help resolve Bosnia's border issues and bring economic prosperity, says Denis Zvizdic.

Denis Zvizdic: Bosnia's future lies with Europe, NATO

Jordan

Jordan's economic crisis threatens political stability

Anger simmers after the government hiked taxes between 50-100 percent on key food staples such as bread.

Jordan's economic crisis threatens political stability

Israeli–Palestinian conflict

Ahmad Tibi: No deal for Palestine under Donald Trump

Prominent Arab Knesset member, Ahmad Tibi says solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict under Trump is impossible.

Ahmad Tibi: No deal for Palestine under Donald Trump

Israeli–Palestinian conflict

Tzachi Hanegbi: Two-state solution is not dead

Israeli minister talks to Al Jazeera about several regional issues, including solving the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.

Tzachi Hanegbi: Two-state solution is not dead