Senior Hamas official killed in Lebanon, Hezbollah's reaction – Trending

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On today’s episode, the deputy head of Hamas's political bureau, Saleh Al Arouri, is killed in an Israeli strike on Beirut.

Hezbollah calls the killing of Mr Al Arouri “a serious assault on Lebanon, its people, its security, its sovereignty and its resistance”.

Five people are killed after a Japanese coastguard plane collides with a Japan Airlines passenger jet at Tokyo's Haneda Airport.

The US, the UK, France and several other countries call for an emergency UN Security Council meeting to discuss maritime issues in the Red Sea.

Updated: January 03, 2024, 4:57 AM