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Tear gas, stone throwing as Beirut demonstration turns violent

4 hours 14 min ago
Demonstrations have been taking place in Lebanon since October to demand solution to the ailing economy and corruption.

Is it time we learned to live with the coronavirus?

4 hours 59 min ago
WHO warned the virus may become endemic, and some scientists warn 'second wave' of infections inevitable.

What is it like to be a Black journalist in the US right now?

6 hours 5 min ago
The Stream meets a panel of Black journalists as the George Floyd protests continue.

Iraq parliament approves final seven members of new government

6 hours 7 min ago
New appointments, which include minister of oil, complete the 22-member government of PM al-Kadhimi.

'Burn down racism': World rallies against George Floyd's death

7 hours 20 min ago
Outraged protesters from Sydney to London continue rallies against racism and police brutality.

Police forces across US promise reform

7 hours 30 min ago
After nearly two weeks of nationwide protests against police brutality, several US states are taking steps to reform controversial police practices.

Twenty-six killed, village torched in central Mali attack

7 hours 38 min ago
Attack targeted a Fulani village named Binedama in the volatile Mopti region, officials say.

Thousands protest Indigenous Australians' death in police custody

8 hours 5 min ago
Protesters across Australia call for justice for Aboriginal Australians who have died at the hands of police.

Edward Said's spectre and the end of Oslo

8 hours 17 min ago
What Edward Said predicted in the 1990s came to be. The PLO's two-state project has failed.

Egypt's el-Sisi says Haftar backs Libya ceasefire

9 hours 10 min ago
Egypt's president announces ceasefire to come into effect from Monday after meeting Libya's renegade general Haftar.

NFL apology over treatment of players' anti-racism protests

10 hours 27 min ago
NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell has apologised for the way the US football league has handled players' protests against racial injustice and police brutality.

Native Americans form patrol in Minneapolis

10 hours 38 min ago
When the arson and looting began in Minneapolis last week, a Native American patrol was formed to protect their neighbourhoods.

Chile's poor call for protection from pandemic-fuelled crime wave

10 hours 43 min ago
Chile is ranked the safest country in South America, but the rise in unemployment due to the pandemic has also led to a rise in crime.

Norway FM speaks to Al Jazeera about Israel-Palestine conflict

10 hours 43 min ago
Norwegian politicians say the prospect of any peace deal is bleak, as Israel pushes ahead with plans to annex parts of the Occupied West Bank.

Kazakh police detain dozens of anti-government protesters

10 hours 58 min ago
The demonstrators rally in the city of Almaty demanding resignation of president and redistribution of wealth.

Afghans denounce Iran police after refugees killed in car blaze

11 hours 20 min ago
People express outrage after a video showing a car carrying Afghan refugees set ablaze went viral.

India and China generals hold meeting to defuse border standoff

11 hours 28 min ago
The talks come after multiple local military level meetings failed to defuse the tension.

Libya: GNA forces regain control of strategic Bani Walid town

11 hours 40 min ago
Renegade commander Haftar's forces suffer another setback as UN-recognised gov't wrests control of another key town.

How is COVID-19 affecting Iran's economy?

Sat, 06/06/2020 - 23:04
The pandemic has badly hit business in Iran as it continues to struggle under US sanctions.

Peru hospitals run out of oxygen to treat COVID-19 patients

Sat, 06/06/2020 - 22:46
The president has issued an emergency decree ordering factories to increase production.