Gaza death toll nears 30,000 as aid groups warn of ‘imminent’ famine

Gaza death toll nears 30,000 as aid groups warn of ‘imminent’ famine

  • One in six children under 2 years of age in northern Gaza are suffering from acute malnutrition
  • WFP “is ready to swiftly expand and scale up our operations if there is a ceasefire agreement,” WFP Deputy Executive Director Carl Skau said
By AFP ·

Palestinian FM says Hamas knows it cannot be in new government

Palestinian FM says Hamas knows it cannot be in new government

  • “The time now is not for a government where Hamas will be part of it, because, in this case, then it will be boycotted by a number of countries, as happened before,” he said
By AFP ·

Special Arab Parliament denounces Israel for constructing watchtower on Al-Aqsa’s western wall

Arab Parliament denounces Israel for constructing watchtower on Al-Aqsa’s western wall

  • Arab Parliament said that the Israeli occupation aims to change the historical, political, demographic, and legal reality of the occupied city of Jerusalem
  • Parliament called for urgent international intervention to end Israeli violations at Islam’s third holiest site and to take all measures to stop the ethnic cleansing
By Gobran Mohamed ·

The US, according to a senior US military official, has targeted more than 230 locations in Houthi-controlled parts of Yemen.

US, Red Sea coalition forces destroy 5 Houthi drones

By Saeed Al-Batati ·

Special Hamas strikes Israel with rocket salvo from southern Lebanon

Hamas strikes Israel with rocket salvo from southern Lebanon

By NAJIA HOUSSARI ·

Tunisian President Kais Saied meets with Saudi Arabia’s Minister of Health Abdurrahman Al-Jalajel in Tunis on Wednesday. (SPA)

Tunisian president receives Saudi health minister

  • During the meeting, officials discussed cooperation relations between the Kingdom and Tunisia, and ways to support and develop them in the health sector
By Arab News ·

Gaza officials report two more child malnutrition deaths

Gaza officials report two more child malnutrition deaths

  • The latest fatalities were at Al-Shifa hospital in Gaza city
  • The death toll from the famine among children rose to six martyrs as a result of dehydration and malnutrition
By AFP ·

Ukraine warns against ‘destructive external interference’ in Transnistria

Ukraine warns against ‘destructive external interference’ in Transnistria

  • Fears that landlocked Transnistria could become a new flashpoint in Russia’s conflict with neighboring Ukraine
  • Russia’s foreign ministry: ‘Protecting the interests of the residents of Transnistria, our compatriots, is one of our priorities’
By AFP ·

Special Saudi Arabia makes $38m contribution to global education fund

Saudi Arabia makes $38m contribution to global education fund

By Reina Takla - MANAL AL-BARAKATI ·

NATO appoints Farah Dakhlallah as new spokesperson

NATO appoints Farah Dakhlallah as new spokesperson

  • Dakhlallah, a Lebanese-British citizen, has wide-ranging experience in both the public and private sectors
By Arab News ·

NATO appoints Farah Dakhlallah as new spokesperson

NATO appoints Farah Dakhlallah as new spokesperson

  • Dakhlallah, a Lebanese-British citizen, has wide-ranging experience in both the public and private sectors
By Arab News ·

No fairy-tale ending for Andy Murray in Dubai, as Ugo Humbert advances to quarter-finals

No fairy-tale ending for Andy Murray in Dubai, as Ugo Humbert advances to quarter-finals

  • The 2017 Dubai Tennis Championships winner receives standing ovation as he bows out with a 6-2, 6-4 defeat in what is likely to be his final appearance at event
  • No. 2 seed Andrey Rublev defeats qualifier Arthur Cazaux 6-4, 6-4, and Alexander Bublik enjoys a hard-fought 7-6 (10-8), 7-6 (7-2) victory over Tallon Griekspoor
By Arab News ·