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Asma Ajroudi
Asma Ajroudi

Asma Ajroudi is a journalist at Al Arabiya News.

COLUMNISTS
Asma Ajroudi
Asma Ajroudi

Asma Ajroudi is a journalist at Al Arabiya News.

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Israeli-Palestinian art festival in Paris breaks clichés

Tuesday, 14 June 2016

Tucked away in the colorful Parisian neighborhood of Belleville, home to both Arab and Jewish ...

French state of emergency laws spark large protests in Paris

Saturday, 12 March 2016

Demonstrators say that thousands of people took to the streets of  France's capital city Paris ...

Paris ‘mastermind’ not arrested in police raid

Wednesday, 18 November 2015

The suspected mastermind of the Paris attacks, Abdelhamid Abaaoud, was not among a number of people ...

Scenes of panic in false alarm in central Paris after attacks

Sunday, 15 November 2015

Hundreds of people were ordered by armed police to evacuate a gathering at Paris' Place de la ...

Death toll surges to 129 in Paris gunfire and blasts

Saturday, 14 November 2015

France has decided to close its borders, declare a nation-wide state of emergency, and deploy its ...

‘Feels like the Middle East’: Arab tourists in Paris face uncertainty

Saturday, 14 November 2015

As Paris reels from the worst attacks in its recent history, which left at least 129 dead and ...

‘It’s so silent, fear is in the air:’ Horror stalks streets of Paris again

Saturday, 14 November 2015

It should be a Saturday morning like any other in Paris; streets would be bustling with Parisians, ...

Paris exhibition woos visitors with ‘authentic’ photography

Friday, 13 November 2015

It is no surprise that Paris is often described as the art and cultural hub of the world. Even as ...

‘No Eid’ for Paris makeshift refugee camp

Friday, 25 September 2015

Not so long ago, Eid al-Adha was a time of festivity for them too. Like other Muslims around the ...

How the worst refugee crisis since WWII is dividing Europe

Saturday, 12 September 2015

How many refugees each European Union state should grant asylum, for how long, and at what cost are ...

Will Tunisia host a U.S. base to fight ISIS in Libya?

Thursday, 23 July 2015

Tunisia has once again had to deny allegations of agreeing to host a U.S. military base in the ...

Death of Tunisian activist in Algeria leaves unanswered questions

Monday, 20 July 2015

The mysterious death of a Tunisian activist in the Algerian capital Algiers last week has sparked ...

Amid terror fears, Tunisians prepare for festive Eid

Thursday, 16 July 2015

Two weeks after waking up to the news of what their country’s worst ever militant attack, ...

Tunisia's ISIS problem: Not a new phenomenon

Tuesday, 14 July 2015

Thirty-eight holidaymakers and staff were gunned down last month at a Tunisian resort in a country ...

In Ramadan, feasting may defy the very purpose of fasting

Friday, 10 July 2015

The Muslim holy month of Ramadan is a time of reflection, self-control and abstinence. For many, the ...

U.S., UAE take on ISIS in ‘information war’

Wednesday, 08 July 2015

Counter-terrorism experts have long warned against the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria’s ...

Social media keeps Saudi officials in check

Tuesday, 23 June 2015

Mobile phones, tablets and any technological device with a built-in digital camera have become every ...

Want to enjoy Ramadan abroad? Top 3 destinations for a special trip

Thursday, 18 June 2015

While many people resort to long hours of sleep to avoid hunger pangs and sweltering summer heat ...

In UAE, swearing on WhatsApp could cost you $68,000

Tuesday, 16 June 2015

WhatsApp users beware, swearing at someone on the mobile messaging app in the United Arab Emirates ...

‘It sounds like BBC’: ISIS seeks legitimacy via ‘caliphate’ radio service

Friday, 12 June 2015

The Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) group has reportedly survived close to 4,500 air strikes ...

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