Netanyahu says ceasefire would only delay ‘somewhat’ Israeli military offensive in Rafah

Netanyahu says ceasefire would only delay ‘somewhat’ Israeli military offensive in Rafah

  • Israeli PM confirmed to CBS that a deal is in the works, with no details
  • Israel developing plans for expanding offensive against Hamas militant group to Rafah
By AP ·

Special Frankly Speaking: Will Israel ever end its occupation of Palestine? video

Frankly Speaking: Will Israel ever end its occupation of Palestine?

  • Israeli journalist Gideon Levy accuses Israel of dehumanization and demonizing Palestinians
  • Believes any Israeli leader would choose occupation over normalization with Saudi Arabia
  • Calls on his compatriots to choose between being a democratic state or an apartheid one
By Arab News ·

Cargo ship Rubymar is pictured in the Black Sea. (File/Reuters)

Yemen’s Houthis vow to impede rescue of leaking ship in Red Sea

  • Hours after the US-UK strikes, the Houthis said they had targeted the US-flagged, owned, and operated oil tanker MV Torm Thor in the Gulf of Aden
  • Houthi attacks are disrupting the vital Suez Canal trade shortcut that accounts for about 12 percent of global maritime traffic
By Saeed Al-Batati ·

Argentine artist ‘takes over’ Jeddah’s Al-Balad

Argentine artist ‘takes over’ Jeddah’s Al-Balad

  • Andres Reisinger’s dreamy pink drapes unlock a new dimension in art, reality
By Nada Alturki ·

Yemen’s Houthis ballistic missile misses US tanker Torm Thor

Yemen’s Houthis ballistic missile misses US tanker Torm Thor

  • The missile impacted the water causing no damage nor injuries
By Reuters ·

Off to Michigan, Nikki Haley is staying in the race despite Trump’s easy primary win in South Carolina

Off to Michigan, Nikki Haley is staying in the race despite Trump’s easy primary win in South Carolina

  • Haley insists she is sticking around even with the growing pressure to abandon her candidacy and let Trump focus on Democratic President Joe Biden
  • With his win Saturday in the first-in-the South contest, Trump has now swept every primary or caucus on the GOP early-season calendar that awards delegates
By AP ·

Vice to lay off hundreds of staff, close website

Vice to lay off hundreds of staff, close website

  • Company is ‘no longer cost-effective and will transition to studio model’: CEO 
  • Unclear how decision will impact group’s presence in Riyadh
By Arab News ·

Vice to lay off hundreds of staff, close website

Vice to lay off hundreds of staff, close website

  • Company is ‘no longer cost-effective and will transition to studio model’: CEO 
  • Unclear how decision will impact group’s presence in Riyadh
By Arab News ·