In brief

German far right fires aide after "gassing migrants" report

Al-Nasr becomes first Arab club to sign Israeli footballer

Rival Libya delegates meet for security and military talks

Several hundred arrests amid protest calls in Egypt – rights group

At least 39 killed as Nagorno-Karabakh fighting enters second day

Macron accuses Lebanon leaders of "betrayal" over govt failure

At UN, Pakistani leader says India sponsors anti-Muslim hate

Facing IS, last embattled Sikhs and Hindus leave Afghanistan

Fatah and Hamas say deal reached on Palestinian elections

Yemen's president urges Houthis to allow humanitarian aid

US envoy wants dialogue with Iran on Afghanistan

Libyan leader asks for UN support in elections

Saudis warn UN of oil spot in shipping lane near decaying Yemen tanker

China running hundreds of detention centres in Xinjiang, say researchers

Egyptian rights group wins Norway's Rafto human rights prize

Brussels pushes tougher asylum rules to win backing for reform

Palestinians quit Arab League role in protest

France supports idea by Lebanese politician to end cabinet logjam

Saudi Arabia to lift ban on Mecca pilgrimage amid virus

Palestinians arrest supporters of Abbas rival close to UAE

Covid-19 has "devastating" impact on people displaced by conflict: report

Unveiling: Malaysian activist fights for hijab freedom

Moroccans protest Arab nations normalising ties with Israel

Damascus slams Dutch legal action on rights record

Jihadists kill 11 villagers in northeast Nigeria

Why do migrants still head to the United Kingdom?

Pakistani ruling party lawmaker seeks to criminalise criticism of military

Delays as formation of Lebanon's new government hits obstacles

Germany to take in 1,500 refugees from Greek islands

UK repatriates British child from Syria

UN demands all countries enforce UN arms embargo on Libya

Algerian journalist jailed on appeal over protest coverage

India adds over 83,000 cases, nears 5 million

UN rights chief reports grave violations ahead of Myanmar elections

Moroccan medics protest over conditions, staff shortages as pandemic surges

US envoy lauds Pakistan's role in Afghan peace talks process

US puts block on Chinese products from Uighur "forced labour"

German Bishops' Conference president proposes interreligious holiday

Little left of Greece's Moria refugee camp after 2nd fire

As Indonesian capital heads into lockdown, doctors warn of buckling health system

Myanmar army tries to discredit Rohingya abuse confessions

US withdrawing thousands of troops from Iraq and Afghanistan

Saudi Arabia jails eight over Khashoggi murder, fiancée decries trial

Election countdown starts in Myanmar under virus shadow

China and India accuse each other of border moves and firing shots

In crisis-hit Lebanon, Paris and Washington at odds over Hezbollah

IS claims deadly attack in Tunisia resort

Cyprus sends team to stop migrants fleeing Lebanon

EU warns Serbia, Kosovo over Israel embassy move

Saudi king calls for "fair" Palestinian solution in Trump call

Lebanese patriarch says new cabinet must spurn old, corrupt ways

Experts warn China–India stand-off risks unintentional war