Over 200 killed in Iran protests: top security body

Over 200 killed in Iran protests: top security body

  • The country's Supreme National Security Council said the number of people killed during unrest sparked by her death "exceeds 200"
  • A general in Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps this week, for the first time, said hundreds of people had lost their lives in the unrest
By AFP ·

Sweden extradites outlawed PKK member to Turkiye: report

Sweden extradites outlawed PKK member to Turkiye: report

  • Mahmut Tat, who was sentenced to six years and 10 months in jail for PKK membership in Turkiye, fled to Sweden in 2015
By AP ·

Russia likely planning to encircle Donetsk Oblast town of Bakhmut, Britain says

Russia likely planning to encircle Donetsk Oblast town of Bakhmut, Britain says

  • Capture of the town would have limited operational value
  • But it can potentially allow Russia to threaten Kramatorsk and Sloviansk
By Reuters ·

Special Giant desert rave signals Kingdom’s mighty changes 

Giant desert rave signals Kingdom’s mighty changes 

  • In its biggest and most diverse festival yet, Soundstorm returns to Riyadh, bringing music to thousands
  • Attendance expected to increase from last year’s 730,000, organizers say 
  • Soundstorm is arguably the largest electronic music festival in the world
By Rebecca Anne Proctor ·

12 Houthis killed in fierce fighting south of Marib

12 Houthis killed in fierce fighting south of Marib

  • Militia kills 2 worshipers with explosive drone in Hodeidah mosque
By Saeed Al-Batati ·

Malaysia swears in new cabinet led by Anwar Ibrahim

Malaysia swears in new cabinet led by Anwar Ibrahim

  • PM Anwar Ibrahim will also hold finance ministry portfolio
  • New government to focus on good governance, economy
By Nor Arlene Tan ·

G7 joins EU on $60-per-barrel price cap on Russian oil

G7 joins EU on $60-per-barrel price cap on Russian oil

  • US Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen said in a statement that the agreement will help restrict Putin’s “primary source of revenue for his illegal war in Ukraine while simultaneously preserving the stability of global energy supplies”
By AP ·

Twitter Files: All you need to know about Elon Musk’s latest revelations

Twitter Files: All you need to know about Elon Musk’s latest revelations

  • The thread included snippets related to the 2020 Hunter Biden story
By Arab News ·

Twitter Files: All you need to know about Elon Musk’s latest revelations

Twitter Files: All you need to know about Elon Musk’s latest revelations

  • The thread included snippets related to the 2020 Hunter Biden story
By Arab News ·