Opinion

Fatah and Hamas will face Trump's deal disunited

And it will be a disaster for the Palestinian struggle.

Adnan Abu Amer

by Adnan Abu Amer

Adnan Abu Amer

Middle East

'Time is running out': US 'bans' Yemeni mother visiting dying son

Yemeni mother of a toddler on life support in a US hospital is being prevented from seeing her son due to 'Muslim ban'.

United States

Former CBS chief Moonves denied $120m severance package

Board concludes Moonves was uncooperative with investigation into sexual misconduct allegations.

Former CBS chief Les Moonves denied $120m severance package

Social media

Twitter detects 'unusual activity' from China and Saudi Arabia

Shares of Twitter Inc fell almost 7 percent after the company said it was investigating the unusual traffic.

Twitter detects 'unusual activity' from China and Saudi Arabia

Fethullah Gulen

Trump did not tell Erdogan he would extradite Gulen: WH official

An official told Reuters Trump didn't commit during G20 to extradite Fethullah Gulen.

Trump did not tell Erdogan he would extradite Gulen: WH official

Russia

Russia used all major social media platforms to aid Trump: report

Two new reports say Russian disinformation campaign on US social media is much more far-reaching than initially thought.

Jamal Khashoggi

Saudi denounces US Senate vote as 'blatant interference'

US senators backed measure accusing MBS of ordering Khashoggi's murder, urged end to support for Saudi-led Yemen war.

United States

Flynn ex-business partner charged with secret lobbying for Turkey

Bijan Kian and Ekim Alptekin are accused of conspiring to 'covertly and unlawfully' influence US politicians for Turkey.

Flynn ex-business partner charged with secret lobbying for Turkey

Latin America

Migrant caravan: Many struggling to cross into US

US authorities say nearly 3,000 people have now crossed in illegally and are being held in custody.

Jamal Khashoggi

UN calls for 'credible' probe into Khashoggi murder

Antonio Guterres says 'absolutely essential to have credible investigation and to have the punishment of those guilty'.

Jamal Khashoggi case: All the latest updates

Opinion

Whitewashing George HW Bush's legacy

There is much wrong that Bush did and the media should not try to cover it up after his death.

Azeezah Kanji

by Azeezah Kanji

Azeezah Kanji

The Listening Post

What happened to Zuckerberg's 2018 resolution to 'fix Facebook'?

Multiple scandals have exposed the business calculations the company has made, which contradict its feel-good image.

North Korea

North Korea marks 7th anniversary of Kim Jong Il's death

Death of Kim Jong Il on December 17, 2011, thrust his son into power when he was still in his late 20s and unknown.

 North Korea marks 7th anniversary of Kim Jong Il's death

Asia Pacific

Trump fighting to deport some Vietnamese refugees

US government trying to deport Vietnamese refugees who arrived before 1995 and have criminal convictions in the US.

United States

Rashida Tlaib to wear Palestinian dress at US Congress swear-in

Democratic representative is the first Palestinian American woman to serve in US Congress.

Rashida Tlaib to wear Palestinian dress at US Congress swear-in