Stop linking Covid-19 rules to Holocaust, as they encourage anti-Semitism

Several US and British politicians have, in recent months, apologised after suggesting vaccine or lockdown policies recalled Hitler’s regime

UAE intercepts two ballistic missiles fired by Houthi

Second attack on the UAE in two weeks raises the stakes of a conflict with Saudi-led coalition

Israeli Pfizer trial shows fourth dose not enough for Omicron

Preliminary data points to extra shot not preventing variant infection

Yemen Houthis claim strike on UAE fuel supplies

If confirmed, the raid would mark an escalation in regional hostilities, with Saudi Arabia and Bahrain condemning ‘cowardly’ attack

Former Israel leader Benjamin Netanyahu ‘negotiating a plea bargain’ in graft trial

Netanyahu is understood to be in talks with state attorney-general’s office to plead guilty to reduced charges and convert any jail time to community service

Central bank chief under investigation in Lebanon barred from travel

Riad Salameh has been implicated in alleged fraud and other misconduct that plunged Lebanon into  a financial crisis

Fourth Covid-19 vaccine dose lifts antibodies five-fold, Israel says

It is now administering fourth doses of the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine to people over 60 years, health workers and immunocompromised patients

Houthis seize cargo ship off the coast of Yemen

Houthi spokesperson says ship was carrying military equipment and was engaged in ‘hostile acts’, while Saudis says its cargo was hospital equipment

Israelis over 60 to receive fourth Covid-19 shot in world first

Prime Minister Naftali Bennett orders authorities to prepare for a nationwide inoculation drive

Inside the water crisis threatening Iran’s leadership

Thousands of Iranians flooded the barren riverbed last month to protest against the state’s management of water resources during the worst drought in decades

New system set to increase Palestinian exports

A pilot programme meant to facilitate trade with the West Bank and the Gaza Strip is backed by the EU

Negotiators trade barbs at fraught Iran nuclear talks

Iran's chief negotiator  accuses European and US diplomats of playing ‘blame game’ in Vienna

Judge probing deadly Beirut blast calls for arrest of powerful suspect

The judge investigating the deadly 2020 Beirut port explosion asked security forces to implement an arrest warrant he issued two months ago for a powerful ...

UAE to shift to Saturday-Sunday weekend in 2022

Shift is in line with global markets and affects  public sector and schools, while private companies will be free to choose their own working week

Inquiry into deadly pilgrimage crush in Israel calls for cap on visitors

Tens of thousands came to a hilltop pilgrimage site in April, and when a crowd surged into a narrow tunnel, 45 men and boys asphyxiated or were trampled to ...

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