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Saudi leadership holds meetings with Pakistan PM Imran Khan in Jeddah

  • Pakistan's new prime minister meets with King Salman and Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman during first foreign visit
  • Two countries acknowledged each others efforts and sacrifices to defeat extremism and terrorism
By Arab News ·


US terror survey blames Iran for ‘fomenting violence’ in Middle East

  • The US has once again named Iran as the world's leading state sponsor of terrorism
  • The report said Iranian fighters and Iran-backed militias, like Lebanon's Hezbollah, had emerged emboldened
By AP ·

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Saudi Arabia shoots down ballistic missile fired by Houthi militia toward Jazan

  • Air defense forces were able to intercept and destroy the missile
  • The attack is the latest in a series of missile launches targeting densely populated residential areas of Saudi Arabia
By Arab News ·


UK warns dual nationals over travel to Iran, as France holds on envoy nomination

  • Britain is seeking the release of Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe, a project manager with the Thomson Reuters Foundation who was arrested in April 2016
  • France will not name a new ambassador to Tehran before getting information from Iran following a foiled plot to bomb an Iranian opposition rally in Paris in June
By Reuters ·


VW to stop doing business in Iran: Bloomberg

  • VW will still be able to do some business in Iran under a humanitarian exception
  • VW has scrapped plans it announced in July last year to sell cars in Iran for the first time in 17 years
By AFP ·


Al-Khobar to host the Billiards Championships in November

  • The two-day youth championship will begin on November 19
  • A prize of SR 4,000 ($1,000) has been set for the first four places
By Arab News ·


Facebook accused of discrimination with job ad targeting

  • It charges that job ads on Facebook targeted male users only
  • Facebook lets advertisers target ads on the basis of gender and age, which is against the law in America
By AFP ·

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