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Trending Middle East: Key Updates on Hajj, Israeli-US Relations, and Putin’s North Korea Visit

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Trending Middle East: Key Updates on Hajj, Israeli-US Relations, and Putin’s North Korea Visit

Successful Hajj Season: Over 1.8 Million Pilgrims Participate

Arab leaders have extended their congratulations to Saudi Arabia for orchestrating a successful Hajj season. This year’s pilgrimage saw the participation of more than 1.8 million pilgrims, with 22 percent coming from Arab countries. The smooth execution of this significant religious event highlights Saudi Arabia’s dedication to ensuring a safe and organized experience for all attendees.

Tensions in Israeli-US Military Relations

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has indicated that the United States may be “withholding” certain military supports. However, US Secretary of State Antony Blinken clarified that only one shipment of heavy weapons is currently under review. This development points to potential strains in the traditionally strong military cooperation between the two allies.

Israeli Army Prepares for a potential offensive in Lebanon

In response to escalating regional tensions, the Israeli army announced that its operational plans for an offensive in Lebanon have been “approved and validated.” This move underscores the heightened state of alertness and readiness within the Israeli defense forces amidst ongoing security challenges.

Putin’s Historic Visit to North Korea

Russian President Vladimir Putin is making his first visit to North Korea in 24 years. The visit aims to bolster trade and security ties with Pyongyang as well as express support against US policies. This trip marks a significant step in Russia-North Korea relations, reflecting a strategic partnership that seeks to counterbalance US influence in the region.

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