Update Blinken reveals uncertainty clouding US-Iran nuclear talks

Blinken reveals uncertainty clouding US-Iran nuclear talks

  • US secretary of state: ‘We don’t yet know’ if Tehran is serious about making a deal in Vienna
  • Blinken tells BBC Iran could acquire nuclear weapons within months
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Yemeni minister: Iran’s Quds Force commander acting as de facto ruler of Houthi-held areas

Yemeni minister: Iran’s Quds Force commander acting as de facto ruler of Houthi-held areas

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Qatar’s attorney general orders arrest of finance minister

Qatar’s attorney general orders arrest of finance minister

  • The reports consisted of damage to public funds, abuse of public office, and abuse of power
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Over 10 million receive COVID-19 vaccine in Saudi Arabia as 14 new deaths recorded

Over 10 million receive COVID-19 vaccine in Saudi Arabia as 14 new deaths recorded

  • The Kingdom said 982 patients recovered in past 24 hours
  • The highest number of cases were recorded in Riyadh with 402
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With no clear progress, Egyptian and Turkish officials concluded two days of talks in Cairo. (Facebook/@MFAEgyptEnglish)

Egypt and Turkey conclude talks on regional issues

  • Talks were aimed at resetting ties between the two regional powers
  • Both sides vowed to evaluate the outcome of their first round of consultations
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At a Toronto hospital staff exhausted, angry

At a Toronto hospital staff exhausted, angry

  • Ontario is now the epicenter of the outbreak in Canada, led by more virulent variants
  • At the week's end more than 2,200 people were hospitalized with Covid-19 in the province of 14 million
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Saudi public debt increased about 5.6 percent during the first quarter of this year nearly amounting to SR901.4 billion ($240.4 billion). (Shutterstock)

Saudi public debt up 5.6% to $240.4bn in Q1 2021

  • he debt grew by 24.6 percent compared to the same period in 2020, which amounted to SR723.46 billion
By Arab News ·