Update At least 71 Palestinians killed, Gaza officials say, as Israel targets Hamas military chief

At least 71 Palestinians killed, Gaza officials say, as Israel targets Hamas military chief

  • Israeli attack on Saturday that hit tents housing displaced people
By Reuters ·

Update Iran’s new president vows balance with all countries, warns US his country won’t be pressured

Iran’s new president vows balance with all countries, warns US his country won’t be pressured

  • Pezeshkian hailed his country’s relations with Russia and China
  • Added he looks forward to engaging in constructive dialogue with European countries
By AP ·

Lebanon security source says Israeli strike kills 2 civilians

Lebanon security source says Israeli strike kills 2 civilians

  • The security source said “two civilians were filling up water from a roadside spring” in the Deir Mimas area when they were killed in an “Israeli air strike“
  • A source close to Hezbollah said one of the men was a member of the Shiite Muslim movement
By AFP ·

Saudi Ministry reviews plans for renewable water in Eastern Province

Saudi Ministry reviews plans for renewable water in Eastern Province

  • The review was held during a workshop organized by the ministry at its headquarters in Riyadh
By Arab News ·

Erdogan says end near of military operation in north Iraq, Syria

Erdogan says end near of military operation in north Iraq, Syria

  • Turkiye launched Operation Claw-Lock in April 2022 to secure its border with northern Iraq
  • Erdogan said that the Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) had been “completely trapped“
By AFP ·

Russia can counter US missile deployments in Europe, Kremlin says

Russia can counter US missile deployments in Europe, Kremlin says

  • Peskov noted that throughout the Cold War, American missiles based in Europe were aimed at Russia
By Reuters ·

Tunisian judge imposes media ban on a candidate for presidential election

Tunisian judge imposes media ban on a candidate for presidential election

  • Opposition party said decision is ‘obstructions to challenging President Kais Saied’
By Reuters ·

French sports minister takes a dip in the Seine ahead of Paris Olympics

French sports minister takes a dip in the Seine ahead of Paris Olympics

  • Oudéa-Castéra, dressed in a body suit, dove into the famous river after an initial slip and swam a few meters near the Alexandre III bridge
  • She was accompanied by Alexis Hanquinquant, the Paralympic flag bearer for France
By AP ·