China hosts Arab leaders at summit focused on trade and the Israel-Hamas war

China hosts Arab leaders at summit focused on trade and the Israel-Hamas war

  • “As war is raging causing tremendous suffering, justice can’t be absent and the two-state solution can’t be shaken,” Xi said in a speech opening the China-Arab States Cooperation Forum
  • The summit is attended by heads of state from Egypt, the United Arab Emirates, Bahrain and Tunisia among others
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Special Lebanese army under attack from Israeli machine guns

Lebanese army under attack from Israeli machine guns

  • UNIFIL commander: ‘Death and destruction are heartbreaking’
  • Hezbollah said they had attacked “the newly installed espionage equipment at the Al-Raheb site, hitting it directly and destroying it”
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Special Will proposed ICC arrest warrants for Gaza war figures deliver justice for Palestinians? photos

Will proposed ICC arrest warrants for Gaza war figures deliver justice for Palestinians?

  • International Criminal Court chief prosecutor Karim Khan hopes to bring senior Israeli and Hamas leaders to trial
  • Some experts think the move is intended to nudge the warring parties toward a hostage deal and a ceasefire
By Alex Whiteman ·

French PM Macron urges Abbas to ‘reform’ Palestinian Authority with ‘prospect of recognition’

French PM Macron urges Abbas to ‘reform’ Palestinian Authority with ‘prospect of recognition’

  • In a statement, Macron said France supports “a reformed and strengthened Palestinian Authority, able to carry out its responsibilities throughout the Palestinian territories"
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‘Are you with me?’ Biden and Harris launch Black voter outreach and warn of a second Trump term

‘Are you with me?’ Biden and Harris launch Black voter outreach and warn of a second Trump term

  • Speaking at Girard College, which has a predominantly Black student body, Biden argued that an “unhinged” Trump is peddling misinformation in an effort to win back the White House
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London’s Evening Standard to move to weekly print edition

London’s Evening Standard to move to weekly print edition

  • British freesheet said move is needed to secure title’s long-term future
By Arab News ·

Celebrations in Greece as Olympiakos beat Fiorentina 1-0 for first European title

Celebrations in Greece as Olympiakos beat Fiorentina 1-0 for first European title

  • Olympiakos coach Jose Luis Mendilibar secured a second straight European title after winning the Europa League with Sevilla last season
  • Tens of thousands of Olympiakos fans joined wild celebrations across the Greek capital after attending outdoor viewing parties
By AP ·