Crews find survivors, many dead after Turkiye, Syria quake

Crews find survivors, many dead after Turkiye, Syria quake

  • Search teams from more than two dozen countries joined more than 24,000 Turkish emergency personnel
  • Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said 13 million of the country’s 85 million people were affected
By AP ·

US says helping quake-hit Syria but not Assad

US says helping quake-hit Syria but not Assad

  • The United States has refused normalization of relations with Syrian President Bashar Assad or any direct reconstruction aid, seeking accountability for abuses during the brutal nearly 12-year civil war
By AFP ·

Emergency team members search for people in a destroyed building in Adana, Turkey, Tuesday, Feb. 7, 2023. (AP)

Saudi king, crown prince direct operation of air bridge after Turkiye quake

  • The assistance provided stems from the keenness of the Saudi leadership to support those affected by the devastating earthquake in Syria and Turkiye: KSrelief chief
By Arab News ·

Special New deal to boost Saudi creative sector

New deal to boost Saudi creative sector

  • KPMG, Al-Mashtal enter strategic partnership to nurture young talent for sustainable creative economy
  • Al-Mashtal strives to impact not just the community, but the creative economy as a whole in leading incubations and programs on a national level and beyond
By Nada Alturki ·

Special Saudi Hajj and Umrah Ministry showcases latest services at LEAP

Saudi Hajj and Umrah Ministry showcases latest services at LEAP

By MOHAMMED AL-KINANI ·

Italian Defense Minister Guido Crosetto meets with his Emirati counterpart in Abu Dhabi on Tuesday. (Italy MoD)

Defense ministers chart ‘new course’ in UAE-Italy relations

  • Guido Crosetto, Mohammed Ahmed Al-Bowardi met in Abu Dhabi
  • “Great openness was expressed by the Emirati defense minister,” Italian Defense Ministry source tells Arab News
By Francesco Bongarrà ·

International team suspends investigation into MH17 downing

International team suspends investigation into MH17 downing

  • Announcement comes nearly three months after a Dutch court convicted two Russians and a Ukrainian rebel for their roles in shooting down the Boeing 777 and killing all 298 people on board
By AP ·

Reporters Without Borders, French media urge release of imprisoned Afghan journalist

Reporters Without Borders, French media urge release of imprisoned Afghan journalist

  • Mortaza Behboudi, 28, detained by Taliban in Kabul over espionage claims
By Arab News ·

Reporters Without Borders, French media urge release of imprisoned Afghan journalist

Reporters Without Borders, French media urge release of imprisoned Afghan journalist

  • Mortaza Behboudi, 28, detained by Taliban in Kabul over espionage claims
By Arab News ·

Saudi comedy ‘Sattar’ to get UK premiere in London this week   

Saudi comedy ‘Sattar’ to get UK premiere in London this week   

  • ‘This movie is really important in the context of the Saudi film industry because it’s a local commercial film and one of our beginner initiatives, and we won’t stop at that. There’ll be many films to come,’ Ibrahim Al-Hajjaj told Arab News
By Arab News ·
Andre Carrillo played through pain barrier to help Al-Hilal defeat Flamengo

Andre Carrillo played through pain barrier to help Al-Hilal defeat Flamengo

  • Peruvian star was injured in win over Wydad, leaving his place in lineup against Brazilian club in doubt
By Arab News ·