Niece of Iran’s Supreme Leader urges world to cut ties with Tehran over unrest

Niece of Iran’s Supreme Leader urges world to cut ties with Tehran over unrest

  • “O free people, be with us and tell your governments to stop supporting this murderous and child-killing regime,” Moradkhani said in the video
By Reuters ·

Saudi Arabia sponsors $1bn economic reform in Yemen

Saudi Arabia sponsors $1bn economic reform in Yemen

  • AMF program to improve transparency in banking, financial and private sectors
  • Saudi Arabia has been lead donor to Yemen since 2001
By Arab News ·

Special ‘Troubled nations can never spend their way to improved global reputation,’ says Good Country Index creator Simon Anholt

‘Troubled nations can never spend their way to improved global reputation,’ says Good Country Index creator Simon Anholt

  • Stands by comment that money spent on nation-brand advertising campaigns not only goes to waste but rather is a crime
  • Says hosting the football World Cup, despite an estimated cost of $220 billion, will not benefit Qatar beyond a few months
By Arab News ·

Saudi, Egyptian interior ministers hold talks in Riyadh

Saudi, Egyptian interior ministers hold talks in Riyadh

  • Cooperation agreement signed to combat crime
By Arab News ·

Jordan’s military thwarts attempts to smuggle drugs from Syria

Jordan’s military thwarts attempts to smuggle drugs from Syria

  • 564 palm-sized sheets of hashish, 30,000 Captagon pills, 1 kg of crystal meth seized in 2 days
By Arab News ·

Special Bethlehem prepares for ‘distinguished’ celebration of Christmas

Bethlehem prepares for ‘distinguished’ celebration of Christmas

By Mohammed Najib ·

Special Egyptian fighter plane crashes in training accident

Egyptian fighter plane crashes in training accident

By Gobran Mohamed ·

Elderly residents are evacuated from the southern city of Kherson, Ukraine, Sunday, Nov. 27, 2022. (AP)

Pockets of shelling across Ukraine as wintry warfare looms

  • Kherson city, which was liberated more than two weeks ago — a development that Zelensky called a turning point in the war — has faced intense shelling in recent days by Russian forces nearby
By AP ·

BBC says Chinese police assaulted journalist covering protest

BBC says Chinese police assaulted journalist covering protest

  • The BBC said it had not been given a credible official explanation for its journalist’s detention
By Reuters ·

Iran’s Fars news hit by cyberattack

Iran’s Fars news hit by cyberattack

By Arab News ·

BBC says Chinese police assaulted journalist covering protest

BBC says Chinese police assaulted journalist covering protest

  • The BBC said it had not been given a credible official explanation for its journalist’s detention
By Reuters ·

Iran’s Fars news hit by cyberattack

Iran’s Fars news hit by cyberattack

By Arab News ·

Artist Amira Nazer celebrates Jeddah women through mermaid-inspired exhibition

Artist Amira Nazer celebrates Jeddah women through mermaid-inspired exhibition

  • Home city of Jeddah provides inspiration for Amira Nazer showcase
  • Artist hopes to inspire conversation about physicality and experience through artwork
By Tamara Turki ·
Fullkrug strikes late to salvage Germany World Cup draw with Spain

Fullkrug strikes late to salvage Germany World Cup draw with Spain

  • Niclas Fullkrug — on only his third international appearance — lashed home an 83rd-minute equalizer
  • Alvaro Morata’s deft touch from Jordi Alba’s cross had put Spain ahead
By AFP ·