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Repression follows the election in Zimbabwe

President Mnangagwa looks to defend his rule by crushing dissent, writes Tomáš Tengely-Evans

Ahed Tamimi calls for one Palestinian state for all

Palestinian teenager Ahed Tamimi has spoken out against her mistreatment in Israeli prison—and called for a single Palestinian state for Arabs and Jews.

Ahed Tamimi finally released

Palestinian Ahed Tamimi was released from Israeli prison on Sunday.

First vote for Zimbabwe after Mugabe

Results of the first Zimbabwean presidential election since the fall of dictator Robert Mugabe were expected this week.

Hundreds expelled from Italian Roma camp

The evictions show the impact of the racist policies of minister Matteo Salvini, reports Simon Basketter

Greece fire response wrecked by years of austerity

The Greek government faces outrage over its failures and austerity policies, following huge wildfires that killed almost 100 people

Pakistan elections - behind Imran Khan's populism lies more neoliberalism

Imran Khan, the former Pakistani cricket star, declared victory in the country’s general election yesterday despite allegations of widespread fraud.

Wildfires in Greece—the price of austerity

This is the lethal cost of the austerity memorandum demanded by the EU to pay Greece’s debt

New racist laws expose reality of Israeli state

New laws are no aberration, but a consequence of a state based on ethnic cleansing, writes?Nick Clark

International round up: Did Macron cover up for bodyguard?

Plus section of German left turns against refugees

Assad army on verge of victory in Syrian war

Assad’s regime has almost finished off the last pockets of resistance in southern Syria, says?Nick Clark

Chicago cops kill black man

Protesters in Chicago faced down police after cops killed Harith Augustus last Saturday, shooting him in the back.

Two dead after Israel bombards Gaza

Israel launched its biggest bombardment of the Gaza Strip since 2014 over the weekend.

Protests in Iraq demand funding for key services

Iraq’s government has responded with brutality to huge protests over living standards and unemployment

Urgent appeal for South African miner Makhanya Siphamandla

Makhanya Siphamandla faces life imprisonment

How Trump plans to bin key abortion regulations—and how he can be beaten back

Activists are ready to fight the attacks on a woman’s right to choose

European Union leaders unveil new plan to lock out refugees

The European Union (EU) told rescue boats to let refugees drown in the Mediterranean last week.

Borders trap refugees in Syria

Thousands of people have fled after the Syrian regime and Russian forces launched a fresh assault on rebel-held Daraa in south west Syria

The west aims to co-opt Iranian protests

Fresh protests have erupted in Iran over a lack of drinkable water and the plunging value of the currency

A victory for the left in Mexico’s election

Presidential elections have upset the rich—but it isn’t clear what changes will follow

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