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UN's Guterres: Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince contributed to reaching Yemen agreement

  • UN Secretary General said crown prince had been “very important to the outcome of the consultations”
  • The secretary-general thanked those inside and outside the region that tried to encourage progress
By Arab News ·


Australia warns citizens ahead of expected Jerusalem move

  • Australia will follow the US and recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital
  • Citizens were told to take care while traveling in neighboring Muslim-majority Indonesia
By AFP ·


Ceasefire for Hodeidah agreed at peace talks: UN

  • The agreement between Yemen’s warring parties included the deployment of neutral forces and the establishment of humanitarian corridors.
  • Guterres: Consensus has been reached regarding aid delivery to Taiz
By Arab News ·


King of Latin pop Enrique Iglesias launches Ad Diriyah festival

  • Enrique Iglesias took the stage in an outdoor arena in historic Ad Diriyah
  • The cheers were deafening, the excitement electric and the performance magical


A vital waterway: Why the Red Sea matters to Saudi Arabia

By Rawan Radwan - DEEMA AL-KHUDAIR ·


Protesters, police scuffle in anti-tax protests in Jordan

  • The police fired several rounds of tear gas, as protesters dropped to the ground in coughing fits
  • Jordan’s economy has been hit by the fallout from years of conflict in neighboring Syria and Iraq
By AP ·


Britain and EU should prepare for second Brexit referendum: Former UK PM

  • Former UK PM told EU leaders they should offer to reform the bloc to make it more attractive for Britain to remain
  • He said if parliament can't come up with a deal, the people will need to break the deadlock
By Reuters ·


Apple China says it will push software update in bid to resolve Qualcomm case

  • Apple will carry out the software updates at the start of next week to address the concern
  • A court found Apple infringed two patents held by the chipmaker and banned sales of older iPhone models
By Reuters ·


Susie Wolff backs Saudi Arabia's Formula E debut to inspire women throughout the Kingdom

  • History-maker backs Ad-Diriyah weekend to inspire more women to get behind the wheel in Saudi Arabia.
  • F1 legend Massa set to make his Formula E debut for Wolff's Venturi team.


Turkey remains world’s worst offender against press freedom

  • A report by the Committee to Protect Journalists said that a near-record number of journalists around the world are behind bars for their work
  • The CPJ said there are dozens of reporters missing or kidnapped in the Middle East and North Africa
By Arab News ·