Arab and International

Yousra Abdulmalik: Biden Pays Lip Service to Yemenis

Yousra Abdulmalik, Yemeni journalist, says the US President’s statement of withdrawing the US from the war on Yemen aimed to “market US illusion” in the West Asia region. Speaking in an interview with FNA, Yousra Abdulmalik said, “His…

Canada Sends Frigate to the Middle East

Canada sent a frigate into the waters of the Middle East to participate in joint “counter-terrorist” maneuvers with ships from allied countries and to ensure the safety of ships passing through these waters. This was announced on Saturday…

US logistic convoy targeted in Iraq

Iraqi sources reported that a US logistic convoy has been targeted in Iraq’s north-central province of Saladin. According to Iraq’s Saberin News, the US convoy was targeted by an improvised explosive device (IED). An Iraqi group…

No Data Yet on Changing Covid Vaccines Between Doses: WHO

The WHO reiterated Friday there was “no adequate data” on switching Covid-19 vaccines between doses, after France said under-55s who received an AstraZeneca first jab should get their second from a different vaccine. The World Health…

Democrats Push Biden to Take Harder Line on Saudi Arabia

By coordinating roles between the White House and Congress, the Democratic members are pressuring the US President Joe Biden administration to take stronger positions towards human rights violations in Saudi Arabia, especially with regard…

US Ends Sanctions, Visa Restrictions against ICC Personnel

US Secretary of State Antony Blinken announced on Friday that US President Joe Biden revoked Trump-era Executive Order 13928 on “Blocking Property of Certain Person Associated with the International Criminal Court (ICC).” As a result,…

Worldwide coronavirus cases exceed 130 million

In the past 24 hours, Global Covid-19 infections have exceeded 130 million. According to data from Johns Hopkins University, the world’s number of Covid-19 infections hit 1,306,435,579, including 2,844,807 deaths. The United States…

US Ends Sanctions, Visa Restrictions against ICC Personnel

US Secretary of State Antony Blinken announced on Friday that US President Joe Biden revoked Trump-era Executive Order 13928 on “Blocking Property of Certain Person Associated with the International Criminal Court (ICC).” As a result,…

Israeli Settlers Escalate Raids on al-Aqsa Compound

Israeli settlers have escalated their daily raids into the al-Aqsa mosque compound in occupied Jerusalem al-Quds in the last couple of days during their celebrations of one of the Jewish holidays known as “Passover”. On Thursday alone,…

Palestine Receives 100K COVID-19 Vaccines from China

The Palestinian Authority has received 100,000 doses of COVID-19 vaccine donated by China to accelerate its inoculation drive, which has been lagging due to Israeli inhibitions. Palestinian Health Minister Mai al-Kaila described the…

US still far from peace: Yemeni Official

Quting from al-masirah, a member of the Supreme Political Council has dismissed the so-called peace initiatives presented by the United States to end the war in Yemen, saying such plans are not favorable since they fail to include the…