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Top US general recommends nixing sale of F-35 fighter jets to Turkey

Curtis Scaparrotti says Turkey's promise to purchase Russian military technology should deter US from selling fighter jets Turkey aims to revitalise its fleet by planning...
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Tens of thousands of Algerian students join growing anti-Bouteflika protests

Ongoing demonstrations against President Abdelaziz Bouteflika's plan to run for a fifth term continue A student carries a national flag during a protest in the...
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From ‘Paki bashing’ to citizenship-stripping: Shamima Begum case an issue of identity for British-Bangladeshis

UK government's decision to revoke citizenship of teenager who joined Islamic State has left others questioning whether they are as British as they assumed Shamima...
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Saudi Arabia’s Jubeir condemns Iran for willingness to plot assassinations

'They have no problem assassinating diplomats... We don't do this,' Saudi minister says Adel al-Jubeir at Middle East summit in Warsaw, 14 February (Reuters) Saudi Arabia's...
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Ilhan Omar’s ‘Benjamins’ tweet storm: ‘Criticising AIPAC is not anti-Semitic’

Commentators tell MEE they are concerned that any criticism of Israel is now being conflated with accusations of anti-Semitism A volley of criticism and rage...
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Libya’s Tuareg find a new home in coastal Amazigh enclave

Despite the hardships, thousands of Tuaregs are settling down in Zuwara, fleeing the war and misery of their restive region Unlike elsewhere in the country,...

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Major Hollywood investment firm returns $400m to Saudi Arabia over Khashoggi...

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Endeavor was tasked with promoting kingdom's entertainment industry, but severed the relationship US rapper Nelly performed in Jeddah in December to a male-only crowd (AFP) A...

UK spy agency under pressure to open up over support for...

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GCHQ's support of the CIA post-9/11 is becoming clearer, but MEE understands plans for a new inquiry are being resisted The brother of then-detained Amanatullah...