Update Death toll from violence in Sudan’s West Darfur rises to 83

Death toll from violence in Sudan’s West Darfur rises to 83

  • The deadly clashes grew out of a fistfight in a camp for displaced people in Genena
  • Clashes subsided by midday and the security situation started to improve.
By AP ·

2 children injured after Houthi missile falls in Saudi Arabia’s Jazan

2 children injured after Houthi missile falls in Saudi Arabia’s Jazan

  • One of the injured was in a critical condition and the other two were stable.
By Arab News ·

Special Patients die at home as Lebanese oxygen supplies run low

Patients die at home as Lebanese oxygen supplies run low

  • Hospitals are running out of space and supplies as infections continue to rise
  • All the beds designated for COVID-19 patients in hospitals are occupied, as well as in emergency departments, and there are dozens of patients moving from one hospital to another in search of a bed
By NAJIA HOUSSARI ·

Fraudsters up their game, posing as bank officials on the phone in Saudi Arabia

Fraudsters up their game, posing as bank officials on the phone in Saudi Arabia

  • The Saudi Central Bank (SAMA) has warned bank customers, both citizens and expatriates, not to fall victim to financial frauds being perpetrated by scammers
By Rashid Hassan ·

Special Yemen’s government vows to mitigate effects of Houthi terrorism designation

Yemen’s government vows to mitigate effects of Houthi terrorism designation

  • International community urged not to surrender to ‘blackmailing and intimidation’ 
  • Stockholm Agreement has failed to bring peace, Yemen PM said
By Saeed Al-Batati ·

Special Patients die at home as Lebanese oxygen supplies run low

Patients die at home as Lebanese oxygen supplies run low

By NAJIA HOUSSARI ·

Erdogan looks for new allies ahead of elections

Erdogan looks for new allies ahead of elections

By Arab News ·

Richard Branson’s Virgin Orbit reaches space on 2nd try

Richard Branson’s Virgin Orbit reaches space on 2nd try

  • The rocket’s upper stage coasted for a period, reignited to circularize the orbit and then deployed the nine CubeSats
By AP ·

France wants end to US-Europe trade spat

France wants end to US-Europe trade spat

  • All eyes on President-elect Biden to resolve disputes between partners
By Reuters ·

Messi sent off, Athletic beats Barca in Spanish Super Cup

Messi sent off, Athletic beats Barca in Spanish Super Cup

  • Iñaki Williams' goal in extra time gave Athletic the lead and a come-from-behind win
By AP ·

Analysis Does Twitter’s Trump ban expose a dangerous double standard?

Does Twitter’s Trump ban expose a dangerous double standard?

  • Why did the platform act now, and why does it tolerate so many other preachers of hate?
By TAREK ALI AHMAD ·