video Special People demonstrate in Los Angeles on May 15, 2021 in support of Palestinians under attack by Israeli occupation forces. (AFP / Patrick T. Fallon)

As Palestinians observe ‘Nakba’ worldwide, Israeli forces go on rampage in Gaza

  • Saudi foreign minister calls for ‘immediate ceasefire’ in Gaza
  • Protesters march in major North American, European cities in support of the Palestinian cause
video By HAZEM BALOUSHA ·

UN chief: Foreign fighters in Libya are violating ceasefire

UN chief: Foreign fighters in Libya are violating ceasefire

  • UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said progress must continue on the political, economic and security tracks in Libya to enable elections to go ahead on Dec. 24
By AP ·

Saudi Arabia leads Arab action in UN to highlight Palestine violence

Saudi Arabia leads Arab action in UN to highlight Palestine violence

  • Saudi envoy urges world community to protect civilians
By SPA ·

Saudi Arabia reopens King Fahd Causeway for travelers to and from Bahrain

Saudi Arabia reopens King Fahd Causeway for travelers to and from Bahrain

  • Travel suspension for citizens, and the opening of land, sea and air ports would be lifted starting Sunday
  • A coronavirus insurance certificate is required for travelers below 18 years
By Arab News ·

Israel strikes house of Hamas political chief in Gaza Strip

Israel strikes house of Hamas political chief in Gaza Strip

  • Yahya Sinwar is the Islamist movement’s de facto leader in the Israeli-blockaded Palestinian enclave
By AFP ·

Afghan cease-fire ends amid calls for fresh peace talks

Afghan cease-fire ends amid calls for fresh peace talks

  • Even as the Taliban and government signed on to the cease-fire, violence continues unabated in Afghanistan
By AP ·

Royal Caribbean cancels new cruise line from Israel over unrest

Royal Caribbean cancels new cruise line from Israel over unrest

  • The ship will spend its inaugural season in Florida
By Reuters ·

AP releases statement after Israeli attack on building housing media offices

AP releases statement after Israeli attack on building housing media offices

  • We are horrified that the Israeli military would target and destroy the building housing AP’s bureau: Pruitt
By AP ·

AP releases statement after Israeli attack on building housing media offices

AP releases statement after Israeli attack on building housing media offices

  • We are horrified that the Israeli military would target and destroy the building housing AP’s bureau: Pruitt
By AP ·