Update Iran declares five days of mourning after President Raisi’s death

Iran declares five days of mourning after President Raisi’s death

  • Iran’s supreme leader appoints First Vice President Mohammad Mokhber acting president
By Agencies ·

Update ICC prosecutor seeks arrest warrant for Israeli and Hamas leaders, including Netanyahu

ICC prosecutor seeks arrest warrant for Israeli and Hamas leaders, including Netanyahu

  • Karim Khan believes Benjamin Netanyahu, Yoav Gallant and three Hamas leaders are responsible for war crimes and crimes against humanity
By AP ·

Update Reactions to the death of Iran’s president in a helicopter crash

Reactions to the death of Iran’s president in a helicopter crash

  • Saudi Arabia’s King Salman and Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman offer their condolences
  • Pakistan to observe a day of mourning and Pakistani flags to fly at half mast as a mark of respect
By Arab News ·

Japan, Saudi Arabia FMs agree to work closely

Japan, Saudi Arabia FMs agree to work closely

  • Prince Faisal said he was keen to collaborate with Tokyo
  • Kamikawa expressed her sincere wishes for the early recovery of Saudi Arabia’s King Salman
By Arab News Japan ·

A person walks past a banner with a picture of the late Iran’s President Ebrahim Raisi on a street in Tehran, Iran May 20, 2024.

Egypt mourns death of Iran’s president

  • The Egyptian president expressed Egypt’s solidarity with the leadership and people of Iran during this tragic time
By Gobran Mohamed ·

Greece to deport nine European nationals over pro-Palestinian protest

Greece to deport nine European nationals over pro-Palestinian protest

  • The protesters have denied any wrongdoing
  • The Greek protesters were released pending trial on May 28 but the nine foreign nationals remained in custody pending an administrative decision on their deportation
By Reuters ·

Food delivery app HungerStation and Snapchat launch AR treasure hunt in Saudi Arabia

Food delivery app HungerStation and Snapchat launch AR treasure hunt in Saudi Arabia

  • Companies say the sponsored treasure hunt is a world first
  • Great AR Hungerhunt is part of HungerStation rebranding campaign
By Arab News ·

Food delivery app HungerStation and Snapchat launch AR treasure hunt in Saudi Arabia

Food delivery app HungerStation and Snapchat launch AR treasure hunt in Saudi Arabia

  • Companies say the sponsored treasure hunt is a world first
  • Great AR Hungerhunt is part of HungerStation rebranding campaign
By Arab News ·