Update Day 4 at ICJ hearing: Jordan says Israeli occupation ‘unlawful, inhumane and must end’

Day 4 at ICJ hearing: Jordan says Israeli occupation ‘unlawful, inhumane and must end’

  • ‘Israel is violating the rights of Muslims and Christians to the freedom of worship’
By Arab News ·

One killed, eight wounded in gun attack near West Bank settlement video

One killed, eight wounded in gun attack near West Bank settlement

  • Eight people with varying degrees of injuries were evacuated from the scene by medics
  • Violence was already on the increase across the West Bank prior to the Gaza war
By AFP ·

Update Houthis order shipping ban, missiles set ship aflame off Yemen

Houthis order shipping ban, missiles set ship aflame off Yemen

By AFP ·

No ‘plan B’ once Palestinian aid agency funds end in March, its Lebanon head says

No ‘plan B’ once Palestinian aid agency funds end in March, its Lebanon head says

  • Lebanon chief Dorothee Klaus said: “We hope that as many donors as possible indicate to the agency that they are reconsidering the funding freeze”
  • “This will be the first indicator to the community that UNRWA is cash-strapped”
By Reuters ·

UK announces new Russia sanctions to mark Ukraine invasion anniversary

UK announces new Russia sanctions to mark Ukraine invasion anniversary

  • “Our international economic pressure means Russia cannot afford this illegal invasion,” Foreign Secretary David Cameron said
  • The European Union on Wednesday approved its own package of sweeping sanctions
By Reuters ·

Mehdi Hasan joins The Guardian US following abrupt departure from MSNBC

Mehdi Hasan joins The Guardian US following abrupt departure from MSNBC

  • Hasan will be regular commentator with first column Wednesday urging US president to end Gaza ‘genocide’
  • MSNBC cancelled ‘The Mehdi Hasan Show’ in January amid widespread criticisms
By Arab News ·

Mehdi Hasan joins The Guardian US following abrupt departure from MSNBC

Mehdi Hasan joins The Guardian US following abrupt departure from MSNBC

  • Hasan will be regular commentator with first column Wednesday urging US president to end Gaza ‘genocide’
  • MSNBC cancelled ‘The Mehdi Hasan Show’ in January amid widespread criticisms
By Arab News ·