Update Iran launches retaliatory attack on Israel with hundreds of drones, missiles

Iran launches retaliatory attack on Israel with hundreds of drones, missiles

  • US and Jordanian military intercepted dozens of Iranian drones on their way to Israel
  • Israel later said the Iranian salvo had caused light damage to one Israeli military facility
  • Iran has vowed retaliation for what it called an Israeli strike on its Damascus consulate on April 1
By Reuters - AP ·

Update Iran’s Revolutionary Guard seizes a container ship near Strait of Hormuz amid tensions with Israel video

Iran’s Revolutionary Guard seizes a container ship near Strait of Hormuz amid tensions with Israel

  • Portuguese-flagged MSC Aries linked with Zodiac Maritime, part of Israeli billionaire Eyal Ofer’s Zodiac Group
  • Iran’s IRNA said special forces unit of IRGC’s navy carried out attack on vessel
By AP ·

Hamas says submitted response to Gaza truce mediators

Hamas says submitted response to Gaza truce mediators

  • Truce talks started on April 7 in Cairo but have so far brought no breakthrough on a plan presented by US, Qatari and Egyptian mediators
  • Hamas said it was also ready “to conclude a serious and real prisoner exchange deal between the two parties“
By AFP ·

Iranian demonstrators attend an anti-Israeli gathering in front of the British Embassy in Tehran, Iran, April 14, 2024. (REUTERS

Thousands gather in Iran in show of support for attack on Israel

  • Israel has killed more than 33,686 Palestinians, according to Gaza’s Health Ministry
  • Iran does not recognize Israel, and the two countries have fought a shadow war for years
By AFP ·

PIESHIP incorporates AI to boost last-mile delivery

PIESHIP incorporates AI to boost last-mile delivery

  • Saudi logistics startup set to bolster sector through digital solutions
By Nour El-Shaeri ·

Lebanese newspaper introduces ‘AI President’ in effort to break political deadlock

Lebanese newspaper introduces ‘AI President’ in effort to break political deadlock

  • Artificial intelligence tool’s ‘deep understanding’ of country equips it to address issues effectively, AnNahar newspaper says
  • Lebanon has been without a president for more than two years
By Arab News ·

Lebanese newspaper introduces ‘AI President’ in effort to break political deadlock

Lebanese newspaper introduces ‘AI President’ in effort to break political deadlock

  • Artificial intelligence tool’s ‘deep understanding’ of country equips it to address issues effectively, AnNahar newspaper says
  • Lebanon has been without a president for more than two years
By Arab News ·