photos Special Turkiye’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has declared a state of emergency for three months

Survivors ‘praying for miracles’ as Turkiye steps up quake rescue efforts

  • Heavy rain and snow are hindering efforts to save thousands of people trapped under rubble
  • Turkiye’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has declared a state of emergency for three months
photos By MENEKSE TOKYAY ·

Saudi Cabinet expresses solidarity with quake hit Turkiye and Syria

Saudi Cabinet expresses solidarity with quake hit Turkiye and Syria

By Arab News ·

WHO: Turkiye, Syria quake could affect up to 23 million people video

WHO: Turkiye, Syria quake could affect up to 23 million people

  • Disaster agencies said several thousand buildings were flattened in cities across a vast Turkiye-Syria border region
By AFP ·

People attend the funeral prayer of Pakistan’s former President Pervez Musharraf, in Karachi. (AP)

Saudi king, crown prince offer condolences on death of Musharraf

  • Musharraf was buried in his hometown of Karachi on Tuesday after he passed away in hospital in Dubai on Sunday
By Arab News ·

UK tells tourists to avoid Turkiye quake epicenter

UK tells tourists to avoid Turkiye quake epicenter

  • No travel guidance issued against visiting rest of the country
  • Flights by British carriers continue as normal to Turkish airports outside affected area
By Arab News ·

Russia’s Lavrov vows aid for West Africa’s extremist fight

Russia’s Lavrov vows aid for West Africa’s extremist fight

  • Lavrov made the remarks at a press conference during a visit to Bamako that the Russian envoy described as a ‘historic’ first
  • Lavrov promised Mali further military support and declared Russia’s wider backing for Africa in the face of what he described as the West’s ‘neo-colonial approach’
By AFP ·

Israeli filmmakers call for boycott of film fund

Israeli filmmakers call for boycott of film fund

  • Director Noam Sheizaf wrote an op-ed for The New York Times called “Israel’s Government Is Trying to Turn the Film Industry into a Propaganda Arm”
  • More than 100 artists and filmmakers have signed a petition calling for an industry boycott of the Rabinovich fund until the foundation stops requiring the loyalty oath
By Arab News ·

Israeli filmmakers call for boycott of film fund

Israeli filmmakers call for boycott of film fund

  • Director Noam Sheizaf wrote an op-ed for The New York Times called “Israel’s Government Is Trying to Turn the Film Industry into a Propaganda Arm”
  • More than 100 artists and filmmakers have signed a petition calling for an industry boycott of the Rabinovich fund until the foundation stops requiring the loyalty oath
By Arab News ·

Frankie Dettori looks to Country Grammer to deliver fond Saudi Cup farewell

Frankie Dettori looks to Country Grammer to deliver fond Saudi Cup farewell

  • The superstar jockey, who plans to retire in November, hailed the unparalleled quality of the Riyadh track ahead of the world’s most valuable race on Feb. 25
  • Dettori’s first win of the winter in America was on Country Grammer, trained by Bob Baffert, when they triumphed in the Grade 2 San Antonio Stakes at Santa Anita on Boxing Day
By Arab News ·