UN experts urge ‘immediate’ stop of arms transfers to Israel

UN experts urge ‘immediate’ stop of arms transfers to Israel

  • Transfers are prohibited even if exporting state does not intend arms to be used in violation of law
  • ‘Israel has repeatedly failed to comply with international law,’ say experts
By Arab News ·

Scores killed overnight in Gaza, Israeli negotiators in Paris

Scores killed overnight in Gaza, Israeli negotiators in Paris

  • 100 people reported killed early Saturday in overnight strikes across Gaza
  • Israeli air strike Friday destroyed home of well-known Palestinian comedian Mahmoud Zuaiter, killing at least 23 people
By AFP ·

US warns of environmental disaster from cargo ship hit by Houthi rebels

US warns of environmental disaster from cargo ship hit by Houthi rebels

  • The Belize-flagged Rubymar was damaged Sunday by a missile strike claimed by the Iran-backed Houthi rebels
  • It was transporting 41,000 tons of fertilizer when it was attacked, says Roy Khoury, the CEO of Blue Fleet CEO
By AFP ·

Special From sand dunes to melting glaciers, Saudi Arabia’s Princess Abeer shares lessons from her Antarctic expedition photos

From sand dunes to melting glaciers, Saudi Arabia’s Princess Abeer shares lessons from her Antarctic expedition

  • The princess joined an expedition in November to the remotest parts of Antarctica led by Australian NGO Homeward Bound
  • She joined the expedition to raise awareness about climate action, sustainability, and the need for ‘a peace pact with nature’
By Sulafa Alkhunaizi ·

Scores killed overnight in Gaza, Israeli negotiators in Paris

Scores killed overnight in Gaza, Israeli negotiators in Paris

  • 100 people reported killed early Saturday in overnight strikes across Gaza
  • Israeli air strike Friday destroyed home of well-known Palestinian comedian Mahmoud Zuaiter, killing at least 23 people
By AFP ·

Western leaders in Kyiv to show support on war anniversary

Western leaders in Kyiv to show support on war anniversary

  • Four Western leaders in Kyiv to show solidarity
  • Biden to join G7 video conference, Zelensky invited
By Reuters ·

Animal protein was one of Brazil’s highlights at Gulfood 2024. (Twitter @Gulfood)

Brazil sends largest ever delegation to Gulfood

  • 117 Brazilian companies attend Mideast’s largest food, beverage trade fair in Dubai
  • ‘Our expectation is to surpass $2.5bn in business deals,’ trade agency manager tells Arab News
By Bruna Garcia ·

Vice to lay off hundreds of staff, close website

Vice to lay off hundreds of staff, close website

  • Company is ‘no longer cost-effective and will transition to studio model’: CEO 
  • Unclear how decision will impact group’s presence in Riyadh
By Arab News ·

Vice to lay off hundreds of staff, close website

Vice to lay off hundreds of staff, close website

  • Company is ‘no longer cost-effective and will transition to studio model’: CEO 
  • Unclear how decision will impact group’s presence in Riyadh
By Arab News ·

Weigh-in results ahead of PFL Champions vs. Bellator Champions crossover event in Riyadh

Weigh-in results ahead of PFL Champions vs. Bellator Champions crossover event in Riyadh

  • The card includes 2 champion-versus-champion bouts; PFL Heavyweight Champ Renan ‘Problema’ Ferreira takes on Bellator Heavyweight Champ Ryan ‘Darth’ Bader
  • PFL Light Heavyweight Champ Impa ‘Tshilobo’ Kasanganay drops down to middleweight to take on Bellator Middleweight Champion Johnny Eblen
By Arab News ·