Fierce fighting in north of Ukraine’s Bakhmut, says Russian head of Wagner militia

Fierce fighting in north of Ukraine’s Bakhmut, says Russian head of Wagner militia

  • Yevgeniy Prigozhin, the founder and head of the Wagner group, said his soldiers were “fighting for every street, every house, every stairwell”
By Reuters ·

Special How political obstruction violates Beirut blast survivors’ right to truth, justice and reparations photos

How political obstruction violates Beirut blast survivors’ right to truth, justice and reparations

  • Judiciary and politicians have accused Tarek Bitar of insubordination for resuming his inquiry after a 13-month hiatus 
  • For survivors and the families of those killed in the explosion, Judge Bitar’s fresh effort offers a glimmer of hope
By Nadia Al-Faour ·

Pakistan former President Pervez Musharraf dies in Dubai hospital

Pakistan former President Pervez Musharraf dies in Dubai hospital

By KASHIF IMRAN ·

Investigation raises concern about treatment of migrants at UK site

Investigation raises concern about treatment of migrants at UK site

  • Asylum-seekers at Manston in England suffered inadequate treatment, violent restraining
  • Fears raised that staff lacked training, legal powers to effectively oversee overcrowded site
By Arab News ·

Special As Adrian Monck leaves WEF, his legacy of turning into a ‘global storytelling platform’ lives on photos

As Adrian Monck leaves WEF, his legacy of turning into a ‘global storytelling platform’ lives on

  • ‘He was very understanding of the Arab world and successfully advanced the forum’s relations with the regional media,’ says Al Arabiya’s Jamil El-Hage
  • ‘Monck was able to put the important — and often overlooked — stories before world leaders, reminding them of their ultimate mission,’ says The National’s Hassan M. Fattah
By TAREK ALI AHMAD ·

Special As Adrian Monck leaves WEF, his legacy of turning into a ‘global storytelling platform’ lives on photos

As Adrian Monck leaves WEF, his legacy of turning into a ‘global storytelling platform’ lives on

  • ‘He was very understanding of the Arab world and successfully advanced the forum’s relations with the regional media,’ says Al Arabiya’s Jamil El-Hage
  • ‘Monck was able to put the important — and often overlooked — stories before world leaders, reminding them of their ultimate mission,’ says The National’s Hassan M. Fattah
By TAREK ALI AHMAD ·