Demonstrators stage a protest at the soccer match between Wales and Iran. (AP)

Dozens of casualties as Iranian security forces fire on protesters

  • Human rights group: Revolutionary Guard Corps use military equipment, including heavy machine
  • The people’s protest has shown that the policies of the last 43 years have reached a dead end
By AFP - Reuters ·

Update Rockets target US Syria base in latest strike: Centcom

Rockets target US Syria base in latest strike: Centcom

  • Rockets aimed at ‘coalition forces at the US patrol base in Al-Shaddadi, Syria’
By AFP ·

Former Pakistan PM Imran Khan to address first rally since being shot

Former Pakistan PM Imran Khan to address first rally since being shot

  • Shooting the latest twist in months of political turmoil that began when Iman Khan was ousted
  • Rally takes place on a vast open ground between Islamabad and neighboring Rawalpindi
By AFP ·

UNWTO passes Saudi resolution to transform global tourism

UNWTO passes Saudi resolution to transform global tourism

  • Passing of resolution is first major step by Kingdom in its new position as Executive Council chair
  • Saudi-Spain-UNWTO working group to oversee significant changes to tourism industry in wake of pandemic
By Caspar Webb ·

Iran rapper arrested over protests risks death penalty: family

Iran rapper arrested over protests risks death penalty: family

  • Toomaj Salehi, well known on Iran's rap scene, was arrested late last month after denouncing the regime and showing support for the protests
  • Dissident rapper Toomaj Salehi had the first day of his so-called 'trial' today in Tehran without a lawyer of his choice," the New York-based Center for Human Rights in Iran said
By AFP ·

Kyiv summit promotes ‘Grain from Ukraine’ for most vulnerable

Kyiv summit promotes ‘Grain from Ukraine’ for most vulnerable

  • The Ukrainian leader said the plan demonstrated that global food security was "not just empty words" for Kyiv
  • The summit was attended in-person by the prime ministers of Belgium, Poland and Lithuania and the president of Hungary
By Reuters ·

Israeli extremists harass France24 reporter during live coverage

Israeli extremists harass France24 reporter during live coverage

  • Video shows Palestinian Laila Odeh surrounded by people chanting anti-Arab slogans
By Arab News ·

Israeli extremists harass France24 reporter during live coverage

Israeli extremists harass France24 reporter during live coverage

  • Video shows Palestinian Laila Odeh surrounded by people chanting anti-Arab slogans
By Arab News ·

Lewandowski scores at World Cup, Poland beat Saudis 2-0

Lewandowski scores at World Cup, Poland beat Saudis 2-0

  • The 34-year-old Lewandowski also set up the opener in the 40th minute when he kept the ball in play
  • Al-Owais denied Lewandowski from scoring a second goal late in the match
By AP ·