Al-Hudood: the Onion-style website poking fun at the Middle East

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Satirical news site set up by Isam Uraiqat uses black humour to take aim at region’s absurdities

On the face of it the Middle East’s civil wars, sectarian strife, displacement on an unprecedented scale, political upheaval and terrorism do not lend themselves easily to comedy.

Related: The Onion in the age of Trump: ‘What we do becomes essential when its targets are this clownish’

No matter how dark it is, and how black the comedy is, it has to be funny

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