video Frankly Speaking: Can Lebanon ever have an ‘independent’ president?

Frankly Speaking: Can Lebanon ever have an ‘independent’ president?

  • Ziad Hayek explains how he would fix the economy and break the political deadlock without Hezbollah’s support
  • Presidential candidate weighs in on relations with the GCC bloc and whether a war with Israel is now inevitable
video By Arab News ·

Pilgrims perform final rites of Hajj as Muslims celebrate Eid Al-Adha

Pilgrims perform final rites of Hajj as Muslims celebrate Eid Al-Adha

  • Long day started with masses of pilgrims embarking on a symbolic stoning of the devil in Muzdalifah under the soaring summer heat
By Mohammad Al-Kinani ·

US Senior Advisor for Energy Security Amos Hochstein. (AFP)

Biden adviser travels to Israel for meetings to avoid escalation between Israel, Lebanon

  • Amos Hochstein will advance efforts to avoid further escalation along the ‘Blue Line’ between Israel and Lebanon
By Reuters ·

KSrelief distribute food aid as Muslims start Eid celebrations

KSrelief distribute food aid as Muslims start Eid celebrations

  • The program is part of Saudi Arabia’s efforts, represented by KSrelief, to strengthen food security in Yemen
By Arab News ·

Yemen’s Houthis announce new maritime operations in support of Gaza

Yemen’s Houthis announce new maritime operations in support of Gaza

  • The Houthis declared that attacks on Israel-linked shipping will persist until Israel ends its war on Gaza and lifts the siege on Palestinian territories
By Arab News ·

Russia to hold espionage trial of US reporter Gershkovich behind closed doors

Russia to hold espionage trial of US reporter Gershkovich behind closed doors

  • US reporter was detained in March on charges of espionage that carry up to 20 years in prison
By Reuters ·

Russia to hold espionage trial of US reporter Gershkovich behind closed doors

Russia to hold espionage trial of US reporter Gershkovich behind closed doors

  • US reporter was detained in March on charges of espionage that carry up to 20 years in prison
By Reuters ·