Yemen government slams Houthi threats to attack oil ships

Yemen government slams Houthi threats to attack oil ships

  • Houthis ordered operators to stop shipping oil and minerals from government-controlled regions
  • Militia group refused to renew UN truce and resumed aggressive military operations in Marib, Taiz, and Dhale
By Saeed Al-Batati ·

Special How Iran is manipulating the online narrative to cover up its violent crackdown on protests

How Iran is manipulating the online narrative to cover up its violent crackdown on protests

  • Images of police brutality meted out on young Iranian protesters have gone viral on social platforms
  • To counter the spread of information, the regime has cut internet access and clamped down on social media
By Nadia Al-Faour ·

Update Sheikh Ahmad Nawaf Al-Sabah reappointed as Kuwait’s prime minister

Sheikh Ahmad Nawaf Al-Sabah reappointed as Kuwait’s prime minister

  • He has also been tasked with nominating members of the new cabinet
By Arab News ·

Saudi Arabia’s king, crown prince offer condolences after Indonesia stadium disaster

Saudi Arabia’s king, crown prince offer condolences after Indonesia stadium disaster

  • 131 people killed after officers fired tear gas in a packed stadium to quell a pitch invasion, triggering a stampede
By Arab News ·

Special No end to pain of Gaza cancer patients

No end to pain of Gaza cancer patients

  • Patients who cannot get treatment in Gaza need a medical referral from the Ministry of Health and an Israeli permit to travel to hospitals in the West Bank, Jordan and Israel
  • According to the MoH in Gaza, the travel bans and the delay in implementing treatment protocols for cancer patients led to the death of more than 3,000 people in the past five years
By HAZEM BALOUSHA ·

Putin makes Chechnya’s Kadyrov an army general

Putin makes Chechnya’s Kadyrov an army general

  • Kadyrov said Putin had "personally" informed him of the decision
  • "The President of Russia awarded me the rank of colonel general," Kadyrov said on Telegram
By AFP ·

Turkish journalist groups slam bill to fight disinformation

Turkish journalist groups slam bill to fight disinformation

  • Turkey is debating a controversial draft law the government says is aimed at combating fake news and disinformation
  • Critics believe that the law is yet another attempt to stifle freedom of expression
By Reuters ·

Turkish journalist groups slam bill to fight disinformation

Turkish journalist groups slam bill to fight disinformation

  • Turkey is debating a controversial draft law the government says is aimed at combating fake news and disinformation
  • Critics believe that the law is yet another attempt to stifle freedom of expression
By Reuters ·

Paris joins big screen boycott of World Cup games from Qatar

Paris joins big screen boycott of World Cup games from Qatar

  • It follows similar moves by other French cities, despite France going in as the defending champion
  • The move comes despite the city's football club, Paris Saint-Germain, being owned by Qatar Sports Investments
By AP ·