Country: Palestine

A child looks up to the sky on a street full of rubble and destroyed buildings in Gaza (photo: Mahmoud Hams/Getty Images/picture alliance)

Palestinian writer Asmaa al-Atawna

"No stereotypical views of Arab women"

Illuminated Christmas tree, Christmas decorations, hanukkiahs and a crescent light up a street at night in Haifa (photo: Reuven Cohen)

Christmas in Israel

Culture war over the Christian holiday

A mosaic of Mary with Jesus Christ and John the Baptist in the Hagia Sophia Mosque museum in Istanbul's Eminonu district (photo: Bulent Kilic/AFP/Getty Images)

Jesus and Mary in the Koran

The message of mercy

Morocco's national player Selim Amallah (2nd from left) celebrates with a Palestine flag after reaching the last 16 of the FIFA World Cup (photo: Miguel Medina/AFP/Getty Images)

Qatar, Israel and the Palestinians

Middle East conflict impacts World Cup

Morocco fans in Souq Waqif, Doha, Qatar wave a flag of Palestine during celebrations after the Canada v Morocco match as Morocco qualify for the knockout stages (photo: REUTERS/Amr Abdallah Dalsh)

FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022

Football fans see double standard in stadium politics ban

Scene from the play "The Queen Commanded Him to Forget" by Ofira Henig (photo: Peter Adamik)

Israeli director Ofira Henig

"We don’t give any answers, we ask questions"

Algerian President Abdelmajid Tebboune (photo: picture-alliance)

Arab League 2022

Hopeless reunion in Algeria?

Man holds mobile phone screen showing Arabic script towards the camera (photo: HAZEM BADER/AFP)

Arab-Israeli voter apathy

Israel's fifth general election – what’s the point?

Palestinians in Gaza after an airstrike (photo: Mohammed Salem/Reuters)

Human Rights Film Festival Berlin

"Erasmus in Gaza"

"Love and Compassion", 1971, by Syrian graphic designer Burhan Karkutli (source: eyeondesign.aiga.org)

“A History of Arab Graphic Design”

Shaping collective memories

Hamas deputy chief Saleh al-Arouri visits Iranian Supreme Leader Ayatollah Khamenei (photo: FARS)

Hamas and Hezbollah

A new alliance in Lebanon?

Jadd Hilal (photo: Lenos Verlag)

Jadd Hilal's debut novel

Women searching and yearning for home

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