Al-Akhbar is currently going through a transitional phase whereby the English website is available for Archival purposes only. All new content will be published in Arabic on the main website (

Al-Akhbar Management

The Israeli military has dismissed 43 reserve soldiers from its most intelligence unit after they publicly denounced abuses and human rights...
Tuesday, January 27, 2015
Read more
Chloé Benoist
Forty-three reservists and former members of Israel's elite army intelligence unit have announced in a letter published on Friday that they will...
Friday, September 12, 2014
Read more | 2 Comments
A military pilot sent by Eritrea to Saudi Arabia to reclaim a jet stolen by two fellow officers when they flew to seek asylum, has herself defected,...
Monday, April 22, 2013
Read more
Nicolas Nassif
Regardless of whether Syrian Prime Minister Riad Hijab defected in the manner reported, or was sacked before he defected, the importance of the move...
Tuesday, August 7, 2012
Read more | 2 Comments
The departure of Brigadier General Manaf Tlass from Syria continues to make headlines around the world. But amidst the fanfare, the question of...
Read more | 5 Comments
Austin Gerassimos Mackell
Hailed as a hero by Tahrir protesters, Egyptian Major Tamer Badr spoke to Al-Akhbar about his decision to fight the military council by laying down...
Tuesday, November 29, 2011
Read more
Gilbert Achcar
I was able to attend the meeting of the Syrian opposition that was held on October 8-9 in Sweden, near the capital Stockholm. A number of male and...
Friday, November 18, 2011
Read more | 2 Comments
^ Back to Top
Syndicate content