Update Iran seizes foreign ship with smuggled fuel, detains crew – IRNA

Iran seizes foreign ship with smuggled fuel, detains crew – IRNA

  • The ship is carrying more than 550,000 liters of smuggled fuel
By Reuters ·

Saudi deputy defense minister meets US national security adviser

Saudi deputy defense minister meets US national security adviser

  • The deputy defense minister and his accompanying delegation arrived this morning in the US capital on an official visit
By Arab News ·

Change in Saudi Arabia is ‘profound’, Princess Reema tells Arab Women Forum video

Change in Saudi Arabia is ‘profound’, Princess Reema tells Arab Women Forum

  • Arab Women Forum and Top CEO Conference and Awards bring together top business leaders
  • The two-day event this week makes a return after a two-year hiatus during the pandemic
By Jasmine Bager ·

Princess Reema bint Bandar Al-Saud received an honorary doctorate from Marymount University in Virginia. (Supplied)

Princess Reema bint Bandar Al-Saud receives honorary doctorate from Marymount University

  • The princess thanks Marymount University for hosting Saudi students throughout the years
By Zaid Khashogji ·

Son of Egypt’s former president Mubarak says family clear of corruption charges

Son of Egypt’s former president Mubarak says family clear of corruption charges

  • The 2011 protests were built on calls for an end to deep-rooted embezzlement and government corruption in Egypt
By AP ·

Special Tech booms in the GCC, but women in danger of being excluded

Tech booms in the GCC, but women in danger of being excluded

By Rebecca Anne Proctor ·

Update Finland, Sweden submit application to join NATO

Finland, Sweden submit application to join NATO

  • Sweden and Finland were both neutral throughout the Cold War
  • Ratification of all 30 allied parliaments could take up to a year
By Reuters ·

Senior Jerusalem Catholics condemn behavior of Israeli police at journalist’s funeral

Senior Jerusalem Catholics condemn behavior of Israeli police at journalist’s funeral

  • The Vatican’s representative in the holy city claims raid on funeral of Shireen Abu Akleh on Friday breached 1993 religious freedom agreement
  • Catholic patriarch of Jerusalem slams ‘severe violation of international norms and regulations’
By Arab News ·

Senior Jerusalem Catholics condemn behavior of Israeli police at journalist’s funeral

Senior Jerusalem Catholics condemn behavior of Israeli police at journalist’s funeral

  • The Vatican’s representative in the holy city claims raid on funeral of Shireen Abu Akleh on Friday breached 1993 religious freedom agreement
  • Catholic patriarch of Jerusalem slams ‘severe violation of international norms and regulations’
By Arab News ·