Israel’s Intelligence Chief Calls For Normalizing Ties With Saudi Arabia June 23, 2017
Intelligence Minister Yisrael Katz has also invited King Salman to send new crown prince to Israel to establish mutual ties.
Questions After Police Rule Muslim American Teen’s Murder As Road Rage By Middle East Eye
Nabra Hassanen was murdered after leaving a mosque in the early hours of Sunday, but authorities ruled out hate as a motive.
Facebook Reveals How It Remove ISIS Content With Artificial Intelligence By Middle East Eye
Facebook says it is using artificial intelligence to identify and quickly remove content from militant groups and hate speech.
US Deploys Heavy Artillery To Southern Syria For First Time By Middle East Eye
the deployment will position it near the US coalition training base at Al-Tanf, which has been a flash point for clashes between the US and forces loyal to the Syrian government.
London Bridge Attackers ‘Not Welcome In Community In Life Or Death’ Says Imam By Middle East Eye
Imam Qari Asim’s comments follow a statement released by 130 Imams on Tuesday, which condemned the attacks and called on religious leaders not to bury the perpetrators according to Islamic custom.
Leaked Emails Show Collusion Between UAE & Israeli Think-Tank On Al Jazeera, Qatar By Middle East Eye
UAE envoy Yousef al-Otaiba is an influential figure in Washington DC, and is in "almost constant phone and email contact" with US President Donald Trump's son-in-law and adviser, Jared Kushner.
Qatar Hits Back As Saudi, Egypt, UAE Diplomatic Crisis Deepens By Middle East Eye
Saudi Arabia, Egypt, the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain cut their ties with Qatar and expelled the Gulf state from the coalition fighting the war in Yemen, accusing it of supporting terrorism.
Saudi Police Kill Two “Terrorists” In Restive Eastern Province By Middle East Eye
Saudi police say they took 'necessary action' resulting in explosion and death of two occupants in Qatif, a hotbed of political unrest.
France Seizes Massive Shipments Of ‘Jihadi Drug’ Bound For Saudi Arabia By Middle East Eye
Captagon, a type of amphetamine, is one of the most commonly used drugs among fighters in the Syrian war.
Trump Denounces Islamophobic Attack, Critics Say Too Little, Too Late By Middle East Eye
Trump has verbally renounced bigotry on several occasions, but his critics say he is not doing enough to quell the atmosphere of hate, which he helped create.