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Trump plan calls for Palestinian state with capital in eastern Jerusalem

  • United States will recognize Israeli settlements on the occupied West Bank
  • The absence of the Palestinians from Trump’s announcement is likely to fuel criticism that the plan tilts toward Israel
By RAY HANANIA - Daoud Kuttab - NAJIA HOUSSARI ·

Developing

Palestinian leader roundly rejects Trump peace plan

  • Mahmoud Abbas says Palestinians remain committed to ending the Israeli occupation
  • Calls for Palestinians to resist the plan through 'peaceful, popular means'
By AP ·

Update

Saudi Arabia encourages direct talks between Israel and Palestinians under US patronage

  • King Salman called Palestinian president Mahmoud Abbas to reassure him of the Kingdom's commitment to the Palestinian issue
By Arab News ·

Climate change inspires prestigious Saudi art exhibition

  • The seventh ‘21,39 Jeddah Arts’ event addresses the global environmental crisis under the title ‘I Love You, Urgently’
By ASEEL BASHRAHEEL ·

Special

Yemen president dismisses army commander after battlefield setbacks

  • Dozens of Houthis and loyalist forces, including commanders, have been killed since the Marib attack
By Saeed Al-Batati Al-Mukalla ·

Special video

Egyptian ‘super dad’ saves girl in train terror

By LAILA MOHAMED ·

Special

Afghan security forces fail to reach ‘Taliban-mined’ site of US military plane crash

  • Probe launched into cause of Monday’s incident as Taliban claim responsibility for shooting down jet
By Sayed Salahuddin ·

Riyadh property market swells as mortgages surge 250%

  • Vision 2030 economic reforms and major infrastructure projects encourage investment into capital’s real estate sector
By Arab News ·

Federer sets up Djokovic showdown

  • Federer, 38, now goes into an unmissable semifinal with Djokovic
By AFP ·

All systems go for Saudi International

By Chito P. Manuel ·

Inter Milan sign Eriksen from Tottenham

By AFP ·

Russia expels Japanese journalist in military espionage row

  • The expelled journalist works for Japan’s Kyodo News agency
  • The reporter was told to leave Russia in 72 hours
By Reuters ·

Special

BBC journalist defended amid Israel report controversy

By Charlie Peters - Christopher Hamill-Stewart ·