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"Change your ways, or face steely US resolve": Pompeo warns Iran

  • US Secretary of State laid out Trump administration’s strategy for constraining Iran’s nuclear program
  • US threatens "strongest sanctions in history" if Iranian government does not change course
By Arab News ·


Saudi Arabia forces intercept Houthi missile targeting Jazan

  • Saudi Arabia’s air defense forces intercepted a ballistic missile launched by the Iran-backed Houthi militia targeting Jazan early Monday morning
  • This is not the first incident where the Houthis have targeted civilian areas in Saudi Arabia
By Arab News ·


State TV: Syrian army pushes Daesh from district south of Damascus

By Reuters ·


Syrian government declares capital fully under its control, Daesh ousted

  • Syria's army is in complete control of the capital and its outskirts for the first time since 2012, after ousting Daesh from a last pocket of resistance
  • A small Daesh holdout remains in the south of the capital Damascus
By AP ·


Zimbabwe applies to rejoin Commonwealth

  • Zimbabwe has applied to rejoin the Commonwealth, marking a major step in its international re-engagement after Robert Mugabe was ousted last year.
  • Britain said last month that it would strongly support Zimbabwe returning to the Commonwealth.
By (AFP) ·


Saudi Society for Medical Genetics approves 12 recommendations to combat diseases

  • More than 130 pediatricians, geneticists, genetic researchers, laboratory technicians, nutritionists attended the conference from across the kingdom.
  • The conference is an opportunity for medical professionals and workers in the region to keep up-to-date with the most important developments.
By Arab News ·