IRGC threatens Iranian footballers’ families ahead of US match

IRGC threatens Iranian footballers’ families ahead of US match

  • Players warned their relatives face arrest, torture if they do not back regime in final group game
  • Source tells CNN IRGC has flooded Qatar with operatives, officials to monitor players
By Arab News ·

More than 300 dead in Iran unrest: Guards general

More than 300 dead in Iran unrest: Guards general

  • The toll includes dozens of police, troops and militia killed in clashes with demonstrators or murdered
By AFP ·

UAE set to launch rover to the moon Wednesday

UAE set to launch rover to the moon Wednesday

  • Rashid rover will blast off from Cape Canaveral, Florida, tomorrow (Nov.30)
  • If the lunar mission succeeded, the UAE would be the fourth country to land on the moon.
By Arab News ·

Saudi Authority for People with Disabilities organizes sign language workshop for government agencies

Saudi Authority for People with Disabilities organizes sign language workshop for government agencies

  • The workshop aims to teach the fundamentals of communication with deaf people and those with hearing impairments
By Hebshi Alshammari ·

Special Lebanese troops called in to halt drug turf war

Lebanese troops called in to halt drug turf war

  • Lebanese troops were forced to step in to end the fighting in an area adjoining the Burj Al-Barajneh camp for Palestinian refugees
  • Clashes initially broke out when Hassan Jaafar, an alleged Syrian drug dealer with a Lebanese mother, began arguing with members of a rival family
By NAJIA HOUSSARI ·

UK police arrest man over 2021 deaths of 27 migrants

UK police arrest man over 2021 deaths of 27 migrants

  • The National Crime Agency (NCA) said the 32-year-old was arrested at an address near Cheltenham, southwest England
  • NCA investigators are working with the French authorities to track down those responsible for the tragedy
By AFP ·

Leading media outlets urge US to end prosecution of Julian Assange

Leading media outlets urge US to end prosecution of Julian Assange

  • Guardian, NYT, Le Monde, El País and Der Spiegel editors and publishers said the indictment threatens freedom of the press.
By Reuters ·

Leading media outlets urge US to end prosecution of Julian Assange

Leading media outlets urge US to end prosecution of Julian Assange

  • Guardian, NYT, Le Monde, El País and Der Spiegel editors and publishers said the indictment threatens freedom of the press.
By Reuters ·

Belgium hold players’ meeting after poor start to World Cup

Belgium hold players’ meeting after poor start to World Cup

  • Belgium arrived in Qatar as the No. 2-ranked team and one of the tournament favorites
  • The team need to beat Croatia in their final group game on Thursday to guarantee advancing to the last 16
By AP ·