Update Lana Nusseibeh was speaking on Friday after a Security Council meeting, convened at the UAE’s request, to discuss the attack on the country’s capital. (UN/File Photo)

UAE envoy hails Security Council censure of Houthis as crucial step toward justice

  • Council members unanimously condemned deadly attack on Abu Dhabi this week and called for perpetrators to be held accountable
  • Emirati representative to the UN Lana Nusseibeh said her country has a ‘sovereign right to defend itself, our people and our way of life’
By Ephrem Kossaify ·

Coalition denies targeting detention center in Yemen

Coalition denies targeting detention center in Yemen

  • Coalition blames the Iran-backed Houthi militia for spreading misinformation
By Arab News ·

US Treasury imposes more sanctions on Hezbollah-linked Lebanese individuals

US Treasury imposes more sanctions on Hezbollah-linked Lebanese individuals

  • Lebanon’s economy has been in crisis since 2019 when it collapsed under a mountain of debt
By Reuters ·

For the first few weeks after schools reopen the program will in particular focus on psychological efforts to help students get back into the school routine. (Supplied)

Saudi elementary, kindergarten students excited about return to school

  • Psychological preparation and support important for the children as it will help them resume their studies and interactions with their peers, says mother-of-two
By Mai Almarzoogi ·

US bombing run over Syrian dam risked tens of thousands of deaths: Report

US bombing run over Syrian dam risked tens of thousands of deaths: Report

  • Special forces used ‘emergency’ protocol to launch strike, ignoring Pentagon warning
  • Attack shocked US Air Force personnel, military planners: New York Times
By Arab News ·

Ethiopia army planning to ‘eliminate’ Tigrayan forces, military official says

Ethiopia army planning to ‘eliminate’ Tigrayan forces, military official says

  • The conflict, which broke out in November 2020, has displaced millions and triggered widespread hunger
By Reuters ·

MSNBC’s Ayman Mohyeldin condemns media bias towards Israel

MSNBC’s Ayman Mohyeldin condemns media bias towards Israel

  • MSNBC and Peacock TV host discusses why paying attention to “smaller” stories between Israel and Palestine explains the wider conflict
By Arab News ·

MSNBC’s Ayman Mohyeldin condemns media bias towards Israel

MSNBC’s Ayman Mohyeldin condemns media bias towards Israel

  • MSNBC and Peacock TV host discusses why paying attention to “smaller” stories between Israel and Palestine explains the wider conflict
By Arab News ·