Pro-Palestinian protests sweep US college campuses following mass arrests at Columbia

Pro-Palestinian protests sweep US college campuses following mass arrests at Columbia

  • Columbia University canceled in-person classes and police arrested dozens of students at New York University and Yale
  • Pro-Palestinian demonstrators set up encampments on other campuses around the country
By AP ·

Riyadh prepares to host special meeting of World Economic Forum

Riyadh prepares to host special meeting of World Economic Forum

  • The aim of the gathering is to find solutions to global challenges relating to humanitarian issues, the climate and the economy
By Arab News ·

Saudi citizens granted 5-year visas in EU-Schengen rule update

Saudi citizens granted 5-year visas in EU-Schengen rule update

  • New relaxed code to allow Bahrain, Oman and Saudi Arabia nationals to be eligible for multiple-entry visas
By Arab News ·

Saudi air force joins several allies in UAE for start of multinational military exercise Desert Flag

Saudi air force joins several allies in UAE for start of multinational military exercise Desert Flag

  • Other nations taking part in the 3-week exercise include Oman, Turkey, the US, France and South Korea
By Arab News ·

Tent compound rises in Khan Younis as Israel prepares for Rafah offensive

Tent compound rises in Khan Younis as Israel prepares for Rafah offensive

  • Israel has said it plans to evacuate civilians from Rafah during an anticipated offensive on the southern city
  • The Israel-Hamas war has killed more than 34,000 Palestinians
By AP ·

French court gives man suspended sentence for Iran consulate intrusion

French court gives man suspended sentence for Iran consulate intrusion

  • The court banned him from carrying a weapon or approaching the consulate again
By AFP ·

Russia orders jail term for Meta spokesman in absentia on ‘terrorism’ charges

Russia orders jail term for Meta spokesman in absentia on ‘terrorism’ charges

  • Andy Stone was sentenced to six years in what has been described as a symbolic ruling agaist Western social media platforms
By AFP ·

Russia orders jail term for Meta spokesman in absentia on ‘terrorism’ charges

Russia orders jail term for Meta spokesman in absentia on ‘terrorism’ charges

  • Andy Stone was sentenced to six years in what has been described as a symbolic ruling agaist Western social media platforms
By AFP ·