video Hajj pilgrims arrive in Arafat, attend annual sermon

Hajj pilgrims arrive in Arafat, attend annual sermon

  • Arafat is where Prophet Muhammad gave his final sermon more than 144 decades ago
video By Ghadi Joudah - MOHAMMED AL-KINANI ·

Islamic Jihad says only way to free Israeli hostages is Gaza withdrawal, prisoner deal

Islamic Jihad says only way to free Israeli hostages is Gaza withdrawal, prisoner deal

  • The spokesman of Al-Quds Brigades made the remarks in a video posted on Telegram
  • Islamic Jihad is a smaller ally of Hamas
By Reuters ·

Erdogan says Biden faces a test of sincerity in handling of the Gaza war

Erdogan says Biden faces a test of sincerity in handling of the Gaza war

  • Biden expected to demonstrate that the Gaza ceasefire plan is not a calculated electoral tactic but a sincere effort to end the war
By Reuters ·

Ukraine peace process will need difficult compromise, says Saudi foreign minister

Ukraine peace process will need difficult compromise, says Saudi foreign minister

  • Prince Faisal was speaking at a conference in Switzerland aimed at engineering a peace between Russia and Ukraine
By Arab News ·

Egyptian president tours Prophet’s biography museum

Egyptian president tours Prophet’s biography museum

  • El-Sisi explored the various creative pavilions that illustrate aspects of the Prophet Muhammad’s life
By Arab News ·

Ukrainian refugees sing Beethoven’s ‘Ode to Joy’ near Swiss summit

Ukrainian refugees sing Beethoven’s ‘Ode to Joy’ near Swiss summit

  • Among the singers were around 50 Ukrainian refugees, some wearing embroidered national dress and crowns of flowers
  • “It’s about freedom. I haven’t learned German but I feel a lot of power and freedom and joy,” Anna Haidash, a refugee from Odesa, said
By Reuters ·

Indonesia minister threatens to shut down X over adult content

Indonesia minister threatens to shut down X over adult content

  • X has recently updated its policies to permit consensually produced adult content
  • Minister Budi Arie Setiadi said it had sent a letter to X to demand revision of policy
By Reuters ·

Indonesia minister threatens to shut down X over adult content

Indonesia minister threatens to shut down X over adult content

  • X has recently updated its policies to permit consensually produced adult content
  • Minister Budi Arie Setiadi said it had sent a letter to X to demand revision of policy
By Reuters ·