Tribal leaders from Saada demand the Saudi-led coalition continue military operations in Yemen

  • Al-Maliki: 'The Iranian-backed Houthi militia has destroyed the Yemeni state and its social structure'
  • Al-Maliki said violations are committed on a daily basis against the Yemeni people
By Arab News ·

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Put pressure on Iran, Trump urges Putin at historic summit

  • US and Russian leaders also pledge new cooperation to end conflict in Syria
  • Trump blames "stupid" US policy for the deterioration in relations between his country and Russia
By Arab News ·


IMF raises Saudi growth forecast on higher oil prices

  • The IMF raises its growth forecast for Saudi Arabia for the third time since October 2017
  • The IMF raises the growth forecast from 1.7% to 1.9% this year
By AFP ·


Japanese squadron commander gets warm welcome in Jeddah

  • Izumi said the Gulf region is important to Japan and it is the third time the squadron has visited Jeddah
  • The sea lanes between the Middle East and Japan were vital to the Japanese economy
By Arab News ·


Security alert as Qatari ex-minister linked to terror reappears in public

  • Abdullah bin Khalid Al-Thani was photographed in Doha recently autographing a wall portrait of Qatar ruler
  • The Anti-Terror Quartet — Saudi Arabia, the UAE, Bahrain and Egypt – placed Abdullah Al-Thani on a list of 59 terrorists being sheltered by Qatar
By Siraj Wahab ·


Pakistan's Azhar Ali signs for Somerset

  • Azhar is set to make his Somerset debut against Worcestershire later this month
By AFP ·

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Arabic publishers face struggle to balance books

  • Low readership rates are a constant source of frustration for Arab authors and their publishers
  • With Arabic bookshops struggling worldwide book fairs provide a vital point of sale for publishers
By Olivia Cuthbert ·