video Hezbollah-organized fuel arrives in crisis-hit Lebanon

Hezbollah-organized fuel arrives in crisis-hit Lebanon

  • Delivery violates US sanctions imposed on Tehran
  • Lebanon’s crisis is rooted in decades of corruption and mismanagement by the ruling class
video By AP ·

Update Tunisian president says border with Libya to reopen

Tunisian president says border with Libya to reopen

  • Tunis and Tripoli agreed on a health protocol “subject to revision in light of developments in the health situation”
  • The Ras Al-Jdeir and Dahabiya crossings are key economic lifelines for Tunisian traders in the country's south
By AFP ·

El-Sisi: Egypt rejects foreign interference in Iraqi affairs

El-Sisi: Egypt rejects foreign interference in Iraqi affairs

  • The Egyptian president also stressed the importance of the upcoming parliamentary elections
By Mohammed Abu Zaid ·

Saudi Arabia to stage global cybersecurity forum in February

Saudi Arabia to stage global cybersecurity forum in February

  • The Saudi National Cybersecurity Authority will stage the Global Cybersecurity Forum in Riyadh from Feb. 1 to 2
  • The 2022 version of the forum follows on from the success of its first virtual dialogue held on April 7
By Arab News ·

Saudi Arabia announces 5 more COVID-19 deaths

Saudi Arabia announces 5 more COVID-19 deaths

By Arab News ·

Update US Yemen envoy affirms support for Hadi government’s peace efforts

US Yemen envoy affirms support for Hadi government’s peace efforts

  • The two officials discussed the latest developments in Yemen and ways to achieve peace in the country
  • Lenderking affirmed US support for UN special envoy for Yemen Hans Grundberg
By Arab News ·

Special Beirut blast judge issues arrest warrant for ex-minister

Beirut blast judge issues arrest warrant for ex-minister

By NAJIA HOUSSARI ·

Cairo hosts 11th session of Egyptian-Libyan joint committee

Cairo hosts 11th session of Egyptian-Libyan joint committee

By Mohammed Abu Zaid ·

Somalia’s Farmajo and Roble: the leaders at loggerheads

Somalia’s Farmajo and Roble: the leaders at loggerheads

  • Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed, popularly known as Farmajo, Italian for cheese, inherited a deeply unstable nation where Al-Shabab extremists still hold swathes of countryside
  • Mohamed Hussein Roble, the Swedish-trained civil engineer, is seen by many as a straight talker who understands Somalia’s complex makeup and is ready to discuss issues openly
By AFP ·

Cinema chain AMC confirms plan to accept cryptocurrencies: Market wrap

Cinema chain AMC confirms plan to accept cryptocurrencies: Market wrap

  • Bitcoin, the leading international cryptocurrency, traded lower on Thursday, falling by 0.42 percent to $47,617.84
By RAYANA ALQUBALI ·

The siblings, along with their family, were threatened with forceful removal from their home in Sheikh Jarrah by Israeli settlers. (AFP)

Palestinian activist twins feature in 2021 TIME 100 list 

  • Palestinian rights activists and twins Muna and Mohammed El-Kurd have been named in TIME magazine’s 2021 list of the 100 most influential people in the world
By Arab News ·

The siblings, along with their family, were threatened with forceful removal from their home in Sheikh Jarrah by Israeli settlers. (AFP)

Palestinian activist twins feature in 2021 TIME 100 list 

  • Palestinian rights activists and twins Muna and Mohammed El-Kurd have been named in TIME magazine’s 2021 list of the 100 most influential people in the world
By Arab News ·

Special Saudi Super Cup between Al-Hilal, Al-Faisaly to be played at start of 2022

Saudi Super Cup between Al-Hilal, Al-Faisaly to be played at start of 2022

  • 5th time Al-Hilal have qualified for annual fixture between reigning champions of Kingdom’s league, cup competitions
  • The game, to be played at King Fahd International Stadium in Riyadh, will be the eight edition of the showpiece match
By Ali Khaled ·