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 govt

Palestinian FM says Hamas knows it cannot be in new govt

  • “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 ·

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

  • UK Maritime Trade Operations said on Tuesday night that it had received an alert about an explosion 60 nautical miles west of Hodeidah
By Saeed Al-Batati ·

Former MMA world champion fighter visits Makkah cultural district

Former MMA world champion fighter visits Makkah cultural district

  • Khabib Nurmagomedov toured the Revelation Gallery and noted the high quality of the exhibition
  • Nurmagomedov was the longest-reigning UFC lightweight champ, holding the title from April 2018 to March 2021
By Arab News ·

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 ·

Special UK’s governing Conservatives struggle to contain fallout from Islamophobia claims

UK’s governing Conservatives struggle to contain fallout from Islamophobia claims

  • Baroness Sayeeda Warsi: ‘It’s definitely not a party I recognize’
  • New poll finds 58% of members believe Islam is a threat to British way of life
By Alex Whiteman ·

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 ·

News outlets call for free access to Gaza for foreign media

News outlets call for free access to Gaza for foreign media

  • After 5 months of war, journalists are still denied the freedom to enter the territory without direct supervision by the Israeli army, which is accused of ‘limiting insights’
  • In an open letter to Israel and Egypt, the organizations also called for greater efforts to ensure the safety of local reporters in the territory
By Arab News ·

News outlets call for free access to Gaza for foreign media

News outlets call for free access to Gaza for foreign media

  • After 5 months of war, journalists are still denied the freedom to enter the territory without direct supervision by the Israeli army, which is accused of ‘limiting insights’
  • In an open letter to Israel and Egypt, the organizations also called for greater efforts to ensure the safety of local reporters in the territory
By Arab News ·

Saudi Paralympic weightlifters participate in Dubai’s Fazza Para powerlifting championships

Saudi Paralympic weightlifters participate in Dubai’s Fazza Para powerlifting championships

  • Saudi participants who win gold, silver or bronze qualify for Paris 2024 Olympics
  • Mohammed Al-Harbi, president of the Saudi Weightlifting Federation, heads 12-player team
By Arab News ·