Ali Younes

Ali Younes

Palestine

Progressive Democrats push for changes to US Israel policies

Groups call on Joe Biden, Donald Trump to end 'explicit' US support for Israel at the expense of Palestinians.

Progressive Democrats push for changes to US Israel policies

Jordan

Meeting Abbas, Jordan foreign minister warns against annexation

Ayman Safadi visits Ramallah to coordinate moves against Israel's annexation plans in occupied West Bank, Jordan Valley.

Meeting Abbas, Jordan foreign minister warns against annexation

Jordan

'Close the file': Jordan king urged to deny US extradition demand

Family of Ahlam al-Tamimi, convicted for role in Israel bombing, appeals to king to resist US extradition pressure.

'Close the file': Jordan king urged to deny US extradition demand

Jordan

Jordan charges former MP with 'insulting the king, queen'

Family of Ahmad Oweidi al-Abbadi, 75, calls for his release following his arrest last week in the capital, Amman.

Jordan charges former MP with 'insulting the king, queen'

Palestine

PA proposes demilitarised state as counterproposal to Trump plan

Palestinians send mediators' response to the US plan, which endorses Israel annexing parts of the occupied West Bank.

PA proposes demilitarised state as counterproposal to Trump plan

Palestine

Former Palestine Islamic Jihad leader Ramadan Shallah dies

Shallah died two years after he slipped into a coma due to complications from heart and kidney disease.

Former Palestine Islamic Jihad leader Ramadan Shallah dies

Jordan

Jordan takes major step towards post-coronavirus normality

Amid decline in number of COVID-19 cases, government is allowing businesses and traffic to resume normal operations.

Jordan takes major step towards post-coronavirus normality

Coronavirus pandemic

Jordan business owners fear financial ruin amid lockdown

Ramadan shopping season slump amid coronavirus restrictions has deepened the economic crisis for local entrepreneurs.

Jordan business owners fear financial ruin amid lockdown

Al Nakba

Nakba Day: For Palestinians, not just an historical event

While the Zionist project fulfilled its dream of a homeland in Palestine, Palestinian displacement has never stopped.

Nakba Day: For Palestinians, not just an historical event

Arts & Culture

Saudi TV network accused of 'promoting normalisation' with Israel

Critics demand Saudi-owned channel cancel Ramadan series that praises Israel at the expense of the Palestinians.

Saudi TV network accused of 'promoting normalisation' with Israel

Yemen

Dividing Yemen a key Saudi-UAE objective, analyst says

Both Saudi Arabia and United Arab Emirates would benefit from two weak states kept in perpetual conflict, expert says.

Dividing Yemen a key Saudi-UAE objective, analyst says

Middle East

How Jordan is flattening its COVID-19 curve

Experts say preemptive steps and drastic containment measures appear to be paying off in the fight against coronavirus.

How Jordan is flattening its COVID-19 curve