Pro-Palestinian protests sweep US college campuses following mass arrests at Columbia

Pro-Palestinian protests sweep US college campuses following mass arrests at Columbia

  • Columbia University canceled in-person classes and police arrested dozens of students at New York University and Yale
  • Pro-Palestinian demonstrators set up encampments on other campuses around the country
By AP ·

Riyadh prepares to host special meeting of World Economic Forum

Riyadh prepares to host special meeting of World Economic Forum

  • The aim of the gathering is to find solutions to global challenges relating to humanitarian issues, the climate and the economy
By Arab News ·

Saudi citizens granted 5-year visas in EU-Schengen rule update

Saudi citizens granted 5-year visas in EU-Schengen rule update

  • New relaxed code to allow Bahrain, Oman and Saudi Arabia nationals to be eligible for multiple-entry visas
By Arab News ·

Saudi air force joins several allies in UAE for start of multinational military exercise Desert Flag

Saudi air force joins several allies in UAE for start of multinational military exercise Desert Flag

  • Other nations taking part in the 3-week exercise include Oman, Turkey, the US, France and South Korea
By Arab News ·

Iran’s foreign minister calls EU sanctions ‘regrettable’

Iran’s foreign minister calls EU sanctions ‘regrettable’

  • EU foreign ministers agreed in principle to expand sanctions on Iran by agreeing to extend restrictive measures on Tehran’s weapons exports
By Reuters ·

Asia hit hardest by climate, weather disasters in 2023:UN

Asia hit hardest by climate, weather disasters in 2023:UN

  • UN’s weather and climate agency said Asia was warming at a particularly rapid pace
By AFP ·

Riyadh prepares to host special meeting of World Economic Forum

Riyadh prepares to host special meeting of World Economic Forum

  • The aim of the gathering is to find solutions to global challenges relating to humanitarian issues, the climate and the economy
By Arab News ·

Russia orders jail term for Meta spokesman in absentia on ‘terrorism’ charges

Russia orders jail term for Meta spokesman in absentia on ‘terrorism’ charges

  • Andy Stone was sentenced to six years in what has been described as a symbolic ruling agaist Western social media platforms
By AFP ·

Russia orders jail term for Meta spokesman in absentia on ‘terrorism’ charges

Russia orders jail term for Meta spokesman in absentia on ‘terrorism’ charges

  • Andy Stone was sentenced to six years in what has been described as a symbolic ruling agaist Western social media platforms
By AFP ·