Transition government, elections to follow weapons decommissioning: New UN envoy's road map for Yemen

  • Martin Griffith the UN special envoy to Yemen hopes to float a new blueprint
  • Yemen's foreign minister said he will work with Houthis as long as weapons are decommissioned
By Arab News ·


More than 70 countries commit to combat terror financing

  • Participants at an international conference in Paris agreed to “fully criminalize” terror financing
  • The two-day event was convened by French President Emmanuel Macron
By AP ·


Iran will not accept any amendment to nuclear deal -senior official

By Arab News ·


Saudi Arabia to send Syrians an additional $100 million of humanitarian aid

  • Total relief provided by the Kingdom since the war began now stands at about $1billion
  • Latest package announced by Foreign Minister Adel bin Ahmed Al-Jubeir at conference in Brussels
By Arab News ·

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International plea for Syrian refugee jobs sparks anger in Lebanon

  • Lebanon angrily rejected final statement of international donor conference for Syria warning against returning refugees to the decimated country
  • The country hosts just less than a million registered Syrian refugees, has strained under the load of its increased population since the war started


Saudi Arabia has lion’s share of regional philanthropy

  • Kingdom is home to three quarters of region's foundations
  • Combined asets of global foundations is $1.5 trillion
By Richard Wachman ·


Riyadh film-lovers get ready for ‘Avengers: Infinity War’ release in the Kingdom

  • “Avengers: Infinity War” is expected to set box-office records around the world
  • Three screenings in Riyadh over the weekend

Profligate Arsenal punished by 10-man Atletico Madrid

  • The Gunners played with an extra man for over 80 minutes
  • Arsenal now need to become the first away team to score in 12 matches at Atletico’s Wanda Metropolitano stadium next week
By AFP ·