Yemen government slams Houthi threats to attack oil ships

Yemen government slams Houthi threats to attack oil ships

  • Houthis ordered operators to stop shipping oil and minerals from government-controlled regions
  • Militia group refused to renew UN truce and resumed aggressive military operations in Marib, Taiz, and Dhale
By Saeed Al-Batati ·

Special How Iran is manipulating the online narrative to cover up its violent crackdown on protests

How Iran is manipulating the online narrative to cover up its violent crackdown on protests

  • Images of police brutality meted out on young Iranian protesters have gone viral on social platforms
  • To counter the spread of information, the regime has cut internet access and clamped down on social media
By Nadia Al-Faour ·

Update Lebanese MP Cynthia Zarazir enters Byblos Bank north of Beirut to demand frozen savings

Lebanese MP Cynthia Zarazir enters Byblos Bank north of Beirut to demand frozen savings

  • First-time parliamentarian enters bank unarmed and demands $8,500 in cash
  • Bank offers a rate of 8,000 pounds to the dollar, an 80 percent cut on the value of her funds
By Reuters ·

Saudi Arabia’s king, crown prince offer condolences after Indonesia stadium disaster

Saudi Arabia’s king, crown prince offer condolences after Indonesia stadium disaster

  • 131 people killed after officers fired tear gas in a packed stadium to quell a pitch invasion, triggering a stampede
By Arab News ·

Ethiopian government accepts African Union invitation to peace talks

Ethiopian government accepts African Union invitation to peace talks

  • Senior official: African Union invitation consistent with the ‘need to have talks without preconditions’
By Reuters ·

20th Arab Media Forum begins in Dubai

20th Arab Media Forum begins in Dubai

  • The agenda for the two-day event includes presentations, panel discussions and workshops focusing the latest industry developments
By Arab News ·

20th Arab Media Forum begins in Dubai

20th Arab Media Forum begins in Dubai

  • The agenda for the two-day event includes presentations, panel discussions and workshops focusing the latest industry developments
By Arab News ·

Andrey Rublev to defend his Mubadala World Tennis Championship crown

Andrey Rublev to defend his Mubadala World Tennis Championship crown

  • Event’s stars include world No. 1 Carlos Alcaraz, US and French Open finalist Casper Ruud, world No. 2 Ons Jabeur and British No. 1 Emma Raducanu
  • 3 more ‘big names’ to be announced soon, say organizers
By Arab News ·