According to the UN’s Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs, more than 45,000 civilians have been displaced by the clashes that followed and retaliatory airstrikes from the US-led global coalition in support of the SDF. (Reuters/File Photo)

Two years of stalemate show a military solution in Syria is an illusion, says UN envoy

  • Geir Pedersen also told the Security Council that the humanitarian tragedy in the country is “only deepening,” with 14 million people now in need of aid to survive a harsh winter
  • America’s ambassador said her country is frustrated with the stalled efforts of the Syrian Constitutional Committee and the ‘unwillingness’ of the Assad regime to make progress
By Ephrem Kossaify ·

Al Arabiya crew caught in a Daesh ambush in Al-Hasakah

Al Arabiya crew caught in a Daesh ambush in Al-Hasakah

  • “We have been caught in crossfire, Al Arabiya crew has been caught in crossfire after Daesh fighters moved in the vicinity of the prison.”
By Arab News ·

Live FIA Formula E World Championship’s Season 8 double-header opener in Diriyah gets underway on Friday. (Twitter/@FIAFormulaE)

LIVE: Follow day one of the Diriyah E-Prix 2022

By Zaid Khashogji - & - DANIEL FOUNTAIN ·

Saudi Arabia registers 4,474 new COVID-19 cases, 2 deaths

Saudi Arabia registers 4,474 new COVID-19 cases, 2 deaths

  • Health ministry says 4,445 patients have recovered from the virus in the last 24 hours
By Arab News ·

Japan’s foreign minister Hayashi Yoshimasa. (Supplied)

Japan’s Hayashi strongly condemns Houthis, pledges cooperation with UAE

  • Foreign minister Hayashi Yoshimasa expressed his condolences to those who lost their lives and their bereaved families
By Arab News Japan ·

INTERVIEW: ‘Our focus will always be on credible, authentic and factual reporting’

INTERVIEW: ‘Our focus will always be on credible, authentic and factual reporting’

  • Caroline Faraj, vice-president of Arabic services at CNN, talks to Arab News about the network’s success and its evolution over the last 20 years
By Tarek Ali Ahmad and Zaira Lakhpatwala ·

INTERVIEW: ‘Our focus will always be on credible, authentic and factual reporting’

INTERVIEW: ‘Our focus will always be on credible, authentic and factual reporting’

  • Caroline Faraj, vice-president of Arabic services at CNN, talks to Arab News about the network’s success and its evolution over the last 20 years
By Tarek Ali Ahmad and Zaira Lakhpatwala ·