Pro-Palestinian demonstrators gather, on the day of Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu’s address to a joint meeting of Congress.

Protests and politics as Netanyahu addresses US Congress

  • Netanyahu will seek to bolster traditional links to Republicans but also look to ease tensions with Biden, whose support he will rely on for the next 6 months
By Reuters ·

Analysis What is the human cost of Israel’s relentless pursuit of Hamas commanders in Gaza?

What is the human cost of Israel’s relentless pursuit of Hamas commanders in Gaza?

  • Hundreds of Palestinians have died in operations that Israeli forces say targeted Hamas fighters or aimed to free hostages
  • The civilian toll following Israel’s recent bombing of Al-Mawasi and Khan Younis has drawn international condemnation
By ANAN TELLO ·

Adidas apologizes to Bella Hadid after 1972 Olympics ad furor

Adidas apologizes to Bella Hadid after 1972 Olympics ad furor

  • Brand dropped supermodel from shoe campaign amid outrage from Israel-linked pressure groups
  • ‘We apologise for any negative impact and we are revising the campaign’
By Arab News ·

Special Diriyah Co. signs $2bn contract for Wadi Safar 

Diriyah Co. signs $2bn contract for Wadi Safar 

  • Deal includes equestrian club, polo grounds, luxury resorts
  • Jerry Inzerillo: Wadi Safar will be one of the most beautiful residential developments in the world
By Lama Alhamawi ·

First ships dock in Yemen harbor after Israel strike: Houthi media

First ships dock in Yemen harbor after Israel strike: Houthi media

  • “The port of Hodeida is working normally around the clock” to receive commercial ships, Ahmed Al-Murtada, the deputy director of the container terminal, said
  • Ship tracking website marinetraffic.com confirmed the arrival on Tuesday of Marsa Zenith
By AFP ·

Police officers remove ‘Workers for a Free Palestine’ demonstrators in London.

Nine arrests during London protest against Israel arms exports

  • Last week new Foreign Minister David Lammy said a blanket ban on arms exports to Israel would not be right
  • London’s Metropolitan Police said protesters arrived outside Britain’s Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office and blocked pedestrian and vehicle access
By Reuters ·

Global media watchdogs, human rights groups call on Biden to pressure Netanyahu regarding rising journalist deaths in Gaza

Global media watchdogs, human rights groups call on Biden to pressure Netanyahu regarding rising journalist deaths in Gaza

  • CPJ CEO Jodie Ginsberg: Nine months into the war in Gaza, journalists … continue to pay an astonishing toll
  • Ginsberg: More than 100 journalists have been killed. An unprecedented number of journalists and media workers have been arrested, often without charge
By Arab News ·

Global media watchdogs, human rights groups call on Biden to pressure Netanyahu regarding rising journalist deaths in Gaza

Global media watchdogs, human rights groups call on Biden to pressure Netanyahu regarding rising journalist deaths in Gaza

  • CPJ CEO Jodie Ginsberg: Nine months into the war in Gaza, journalists … continue to pay an astonishing toll
  • Ginsberg: More than 100 journalists have been killed. An unprecedented number of journalists and media workers have been arrested, often without charge
By Arab News ·