China hosts Arab leaders at summit focused on trade and the Israel-Hamas war

China hosts Arab leaders at summit focused on trade and the Israel-Hamas war

  • China’s Xi calls for Middle East peace conference
  • The summit is attended by heads of state from Egypt, the United Arab Emirates, Bahrain and Tunisia among others
By AP ·

Special Lebanese army under attack from Israeli machine guns

Lebanese army under attack from Israeli machine guns

  • UNIFIL commander: ‘Death and destruction are heartbreaking’
  • Hezbollah said they had attacked “the newly installed espionage equipment at the Al-Raheb site, hitting it directly and destroying it”
By NAJIA HOUSSARI ·

Special Will proposed ICC arrest warrants for Gaza war figures deliver justice for Palestinians? photos

Will proposed ICC arrest warrants for Gaza war figures deliver justice for Palestinians?

  • International Criminal Court chief prosecutor Karim Khan hopes to bring senior Israeli and Hamas leaders to trial
  • Some experts think the move is intended to nudge the warring parties toward a hostage deal and a ceasefire
By Alex Whiteman ·

Saudi foreign minister praises China’s support for Gaza ceasefire efforts

Saudi foreign minister praises China’s support for Gaza ceasefire efforts

  • Prince Faisal reiterated calls for an immediate and permanent ceasefire in Gaza and an uninterrupted flow of aid into the enclave
By Arab News ·

Iran’s Khamenei hails US university students for Gaza support

Iran’s Khamenei hails US university students for Gaza support

  • Universities in the US were rocked by pro-Palestinian demonstrations in April, triggering campus clashes with police and the arrest of dozens of people
By AFP ·

Jury starts day two of Trump trial deliberations

Jury starts day two of Trump trial deliberations

  • There is no time limit to deliberations but an acquittal or conviction would require unanimity
By AFP ·

London’s Evening Standard to move to weekly print edition

London’s Evening Standard to move to weekly print edition

  • British freesheet said move is needed to secure title’s long-term future
By Arab News ·