video Netanyahu, Biden meet for tense Gaza ceasefire talks

Netanyahu, Biden meet for tense Gaza ceasefire talks

  • Relations between Biden, Netanyahu strained over Israel’s conduct in war sparked by Hamas’s Oct. 7 attacks
  • Israeli PM to meet Republican contender Donald Trump on Friday in Florida
video By AFP ·

Israeli forces advance in southern Gaza, tanks in Rafah

Israeli forces advance in southern Gaza, tanks in Rafah

  • Fighting in recent days has centered around the eastern towns of Bani Suaila, Al-Zanna, and Al-Karara
  • Diplomatic efforts by Arab mediators to conclude a ceasefire deal seem to be on hold
By Reuters ·

Jordan’s House of Representatives was dissolved on Thursday by royal decree. (@Parliament_Jo)

Jordanian House of Representatives dissolved by royal decree ahead of elections

  • The IEC has set Sept. 10 as the date for parliamentary elections
By Arab News ·

Chills and thrills as City Walk horror house opens its doors in Jeddah

Chills and thrills as City Walk horror house opens its doors in Jeddah

  • Horror House of Raya and Sakina takes visitors back in time to a rural Egyptian village
By Afshan Aziz ·

Israeli mobile artillery units stand near the Israel-Gaza border, amid the conflict between Israel and Hamas, in Israel, July 25

US not seen a detailed post-war plan from Israel: Gen. Brown

  • “There’s not a lot of detail that I’ve been able to see from a plan from them,” Brown told a Pentagon press conference
  • For months, Washington has repeatedly urged Israel to craft a realistic post-war plan for Gaza
By Reuters ·

Murdoch engaged in legal battle with children over succession, NYT reports

Murdoch engaged in legal battle with children over succession, NYT reports

  • Murdoch is trying to expand Lachlan Murdoch’s voting power in the Murdoch Family Trust to secure a majority and ensure that he cannot be challenged by the siblings, says report
By Reuters ·

Murdoch engaged in legal battle with children over succession, NYT reports

Murdoch engaged in legal battle with children over succession, NYT reports

  • Murdoch is trying to expand Lachlan Murdoch’s voting power in the Murdoch Family Trust to secure a majority and ensure that he cannot be challenged by the siblings, says report
By Reuters ·

Olympics serves as reminder Ukraine still exists, says sports minister

Olympics serves as reminder Ukraine still exists, says sports minister

  • “We need to remind the world that Ukraine exists, is fighting, and is capable of winning,” Bidnyi said
  • Ukraine won 19 medals in Tokyo in 2021, but Bidnyi says under the vastly different circumstances this year there was a different bar to be set
By AFP ·