Yemen govt slams Houthi threats to attack oil ships

Yemen govt slams Houthi threats to attack oil ships

  • Houthis ordered operators to stop shipping oil and minerals from government-controlled regions
  • Militia group refused to renew UN truce and resumed aggressive military operations in Marib, Taiz, and Dhale
By Saeed Al-Batati ·

Update Saudi Arabia to  host the 2029 Asian Winter Games at NEOM

Saudi Arabia to host the 2029 Asian Winter Games at NEOM

  • NEOM is Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman’s most ambitious project under the Kingdom’s Vision 2030
By Arab News ·

Special How Iran is manipulating the online narrative to cover up its violent crackdown on protests

How Iran is manipulating the online narrative to cover up its violent crackdown on protests

  • Images of police brutality meted out on young Iranian protesters have gone viral on social platforms
  • To counter the spread of information, the regime has cut internet access and clamped down on social media
By Nadia Al-Faour ·

Saudi Arabia’s king, crown prince offer condolences after Indonesia stadium disaster

Saudi Arabia’s king, crown prince offer condolences after Indonesia stadium disaster

  • 131 people killed after officers fired tear gas in a packed stadium to quell a pitch invasion, triggering a stampede
By Arab News ·

Jordan’s King Abdullah meets with sultan in Oman

Jordan’s King Abdullah meets with sultan in Oman

  • King Abdullah expressed appreciation for Oman’s efforts to bolster security and stability in the region
  • Two leaders agreed to advance joint economic cooperation in trade, investment, and industry
By Arab News ·

US ex-Marine gets 4-1/2 years in Russian penal colony for attacking police officer

US ex-Marine gets 4-1/2 years in Russian penal colony for attacking police officer

  • Police hauled Robert Gilman off a train in Voronezh in January, while he was traveling from the southern city of Sochi to Moscow, after complaints from fellow passengers about his behavior
  • Russia has sentenced several US citizens to lengthy prison terms in recent years, though Gilman’s case has attracted less attention than most
By Reuters ·

Oil prices jump 3% ahead of OPEC+ meeting to discuss supply cuts

Oil prices jump 3% ahead of OPEC+ meeting to discuss supply cuts

  • OPEC+ will make a suitable decision to guarantee energy supply, says Kuwait’s oil minister
By Reuters ·

Official FIFA 23 game soundtrack launched on Spotify

Official FIFA 23 game soundtrack launched on Spotify

  • Saudi Arabia is the most FIFA-obsessed country in the Arab world on the platform, as it has the most playlists per user featuring songs from the soundtrack
By Arab News ·

Official FIFA 23 game soundtrack launched on Spotify

Official FIFA 23 game soundtrack launched on Spotify

  • Saudi Arabia is the most FIFA-obsessed country in the Arab world on the platform, as it has the most playlists per user featuring songs from the soundtrack
By Arab News ·

Marseille beats 10-man Sporting after goalkeeper errors

Marseille beats 10-man Sporting after goalkeeper errors

  • Marseille ended Sporting's perfect record with goals from Alexis Sanchez, Amine Harit, Leonardo Balerdi and Chancel Mbemba
  • Sporting wasted no time once the game got started, needing less than 60 seconds to break the deadlock
By AP ·