Gaza Health Ministry says over 29,000 Palestinians have been killed in Israel-Hamas war News

How suffering and destruction caused by Israel’s Gaza assault serve the ideologies and goals of extremists LONDON: Violent extremist groups are exploiting public outcry surrounding the war in Gaza to fan the flames of radicalization, recruit followers, and encourage lone-wolf attacks in the West, counterterrorism officials have warned. Since the Hamas-led attack of Oct. 7, … Read more

US investigators visit homes of two Palestinian-American teens killed in the West Bank News

What the intensifying US-Iran proxy war means for crisis-wracked Syria, Lebanon, Iraq and Yemen LONDON: Israel’s military offensive in the Gaza Strip has spilled over into neighboring countries and sent shockwaves across the wider region, transforming Syria, Lebanon, Iraq and Yemen into battlefields in an escalating proxy war between the US and Iran. This mounting … Read more

Six killed in Ukrainian missile strike on Russia’s Belgorod — governor News

BELGOROD, Russia: Six people including a one-year-old girl were killed in a Ukrainian missile attack on Thursday on the southern Russian city of Belgorod, regional governor Vyacheslav Gladkov said. Seventeen other people, including four children, were hospitalized with injuries, with six in serious condition, Gladkov said, adding that two children had already been released for … Read more

Ethiopian forces killed ‘at least 45 civilians’ in January massacre News

Police use tear gas against Indian farmers marching to New Delhi to demand guaranteed crop prices NEW DELHI: Indian police on Tuesday used tear gas and detained some farmers who clashed with them and tried to break barricades blocking their way to New Delhi to demand guaranteed crop prices in a repeat of 2021 protests, … Read more

Israel strikes Rafah refugee camp, 48 killed, local health officials say News

CAIRO: Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry left for Slovenia on Sunday to lead his country’s delegation at a meeting of the two nations’ Joint Ministerial Committee for Economic Cooperation. Ahmed Abu Zeid, spokesman for the ministry, said Shoukry would discuss with senior Slovenian officials various matters regarding bilateral relations and ways to enhance them. Shoukry … Read more

Two killed in Jordanian military aircraft crash during training — statement News

World Governments Summit provides ‘exceptional opportunity’ to address today’s challenges: Experts DUBAI: This year’s World Governments Summit will present world leaders and delegates with a unique opportunity to combine efforts and address ongoing challenges amid rising regional tensions, organizers said ahead of the mega-event. The three-day summit, set to kick off in Dubai on Monday, … Read more

Three Emirati armed forces members, one Bahraini officer killed in Somalia News

AL-MUKALLA: The US Central Command said on Saturday that it had destroyed numerous Houthi missiles and explosive-laden remotely operated boats in Yemen as the Yemeni militia rejected America’s ultimatum to cease attacks before its decision to redesignate the Houthis as “global terrorists” takes effect on Feb. 16. CENTCOM said on X that its forces carried out … Read more

Palestinian journalist Zakaria Abu Ghali killed in Israeli airstrike on Rafah News

Videos by Israeli soldiers provide ‘unsanctioned’ window into Gaza war: NY Times analysis LONDON: From the onset of the offensive in Gaza, Israeli soldiers have been sharing videos from the embattled Palestinian enclave on social media, offering what the New York Times described as a “rare, unsanctioned look at operations on the ground.” The American … Read more

6 people wounded, 2 assailants killed during an attack at a Turkish courthouse News

RIYADH: The US military said early on Tuesday it had conducted a strike against “explosive uncrewed surface vehicles” belonging to the Houthis in Yemen on Monday afternoon. The statement by the US Central Command, or CENTCOM, said the vehicles “presented an imminent threat to US Navy ships and merchant vessels in the region” and the … Read more