In brief

France aims to shut down far-right anti-immigrant group

Aid boost in Yemen after U.S. allows Houthi deals

UK imams mobilise to counter COVID vaccine disinformation

Heavy security and roads closed after Delhi farmer riots

100 jihadists killed in joint French-Malian offensive in central Mali, says Malian army

Tunisian protesters march on parliament amid government reshuffle

Israel foundation connects to isolated Holocaust survivors

Algerians slam France refusal to 'repent' for colonial past

Splintered coalition reflects fate of Egypt's uprising a decade on

Biden administration will review deal with the Taliban

Central African Republic alleged rebel Said Abdel Kani handed to ICC

In Gaza, parkour brings youngsters a taste of freedom

Greece and Turkey face first crisis talk since 2016

"You don’t have a country": Ten years after Egypt uprising, exiles disillusioned

Israel opens embassy in United Arab Emirates after normalising ties

Pakistan seeks to block U.S.-based website of minority Ahmadis

UN approves global conference on protecting religious sites

Nigerian teen's 10-year blasphemy sentence overturned

Biden undoes Trump's Muslim travel ban and pushes for major reform

Lebanon extends lockdown by two weeks as COVID-19 deaths soar

Severe flooding in Syria kills one child and at least leaves 20,000 without shelter

Islamic State group claims responsibility for deadly twin bombing in Baghdad

Muslim scholars call on Greek archbishop to "apologise" for remarks

Iraq delays general election to 10 October

U.S. exempts U.N. and aid groups from effort to cut off Yemen's Houthis

Factional risks hover as Libya's U.N. peace process advances

Tunisian protesters revive Arab Spring chant as riots continue

Ethiopians flex military muscle during Orthodox Epiphany holiday

U.S. declares China committing "genocide" against Uighurs

Iran's Rouhani hails departure of 'tyrant' Trump

Netanyahu makes surprise campaign pitch to Arab voters

Dramatic drop in Saudi executions after laws changed in 2020

Abbas announces first Palestinian elections in more than 15 years

Land of wine and honey? Israeli settlers export to UAE, to Palestinian chagrin

Escaping coronavirus lockdowns, tourists flock to Dubai

French Muslim council agrees accord on "principles" sought by Macron

Rioters in Tunisia clash with security forces for third night

Indonesian medics overwhelmed by quake casualties

Jets make history, hiring Robert Saleh to become NFL's first Muslim head coach

Bangladesh de-radicalises Islamist militants to help return to life

Solace in prayer as pandemic toll nears two million

Instagram influencers are a vaccine priority in wary Indonesia

At least 15 dead as Indonesia quake topples homes and buildings

Egypt court prolongs detention of social media influencers Adham and Hossam

Sparse trees and little work for woodcutters in squeezed Gaza

Migrants in Bosnia camp health checked after days in cold

Lebanon begins all-day curfew as coronavirus spins out of control

U.S. imposes new sanctions on Iranian foundations in last days of Trump term

U.S. bans imports of all cotton, tomato products from China's Xinjiang region

U.N. aid chief to urge U.S. to reverse plan to blacklist Yemen's Houthis

Turkey says turning back on S-400s 'problematic', seeks U.S. dialogue

The new face of Egypt's parliament: led by 83-year-old female lawmaker