Yemen government, Houthis discuss final draft of agreement on opening roads in Taiz

Yemen government, Houthis discuss final draft of agreement on opening roads in Taiz

  • The discussions began on Wednesday, and are part of the UN-brokered truce that came into effect on April 2
  • Taiz governor said a military operation would break the siege of Taiz if talks did not lead to reopening roads
By Saeed Al-Batati ·

Iran says crew of two seized Greek tankers ‘in good health,’ not arrested

Iran says crew of two seized Greek tankers ‘in good health,’ not arrested

  • Iran’s ports authority said they were being ‘protected... in accordance with international law’
  • 9 Greeks are among the crews, the Greek foreign ministry said, without specifying the number of other sailors on board
By Agencies ·

Turkey’s Erdogan discusses advancing cooperation with UAE foreign minister

Turkey’s Erdogan discusses advancing cooperation with UAE foreign minister

  • ‘We have achieved an 82 percent growth in trade exchanges within two years,’ the UAE’s top diplomat said
  • Emirati-Turkish relations are steadily growing and evolving
By Arab News ·

The Jeddah Jungle is home to about 1,000 species of wild creatures, as well as 200 species of rare birds. (SPA) photos

Jeddah Jungle takes visitors on ultimate safari experience

  • Guests discover wildlife firsthand, including wild cats and other exotic animals
By DEEMA AL-KHUDAIR ·

American forces patrol near the countryside of Rumaylan in Syria’s northeastern Hasakeh province near the border with Turkey.

13 Albanians, others from Kosovo are repatriated from Syria

  • Hundreds of people from Albania and Kosovo joined Daesh and other groups fighting in Syria and Iraq in the early 2010s
By AP ·

A San Francisco police officer steps out of the mobile command unit in Union Square on May 24, 2022 in San Francisco, California

Egyptian minister’s son faces murder charges over US double homicide

  • Ramy Hani Mounir Fahim, 26, eligible for death penalty over alleged killing of two men, officials say
  • Egypt Immigration and Expatriate Affairs Minister Nabila Makram issues statement, saying that her family is in ‘severe distress’
By RAY HANANIA ·

The agreement was signed by Minister of Economy and Planning Faisal Al-Ibrahim and President of the World Economic Forum Borge B

Saudi Arabia signs cooperation deal with WEF’s UpLink platform

  • Ministry of Economy and Planning seeks to discuss and study common topics in the field of food security and food waste management
By Arab News ·

’Triangle of Sadness’ wins Palme d’Or at Cannes Film Fest

’Triangle of Sadness’ wins Palme d’Or at Cannes Film Fest

  • The festival also named Korean star Song Kang Ho best actor for his performance in Japanese director Hirokazu Kore-eda’s film “Broker”
  • Best actress went to Zar Amir Ebrahimi for her performance as a journalist in Ali Abbasi’s “Holy Spider”
By AP ·
A fan is held by a police officer and a steward inside the stadium by the turnstiles as the match is delayed. (Reuters)

Champions League final kicks off late after crowd issues

  • Angry Liverpool fans held in the lines were seen hanging onto railings and heard shouting: “Let us in. We’ve got tickets”
  • There were many instances of fans breaking through security and attempting to get into the stadium
By Arab News ·