Update US assures support for two-state solution in Middle East

US assures support for two-state solution in Middle East

  • Acting UN envoy says normalizing ties with Israel is not substitute for Palestinian peace deal
  • Biden administration intends to restore Palestinian aid
By Reuters ·

Special PIF: Saudi Aramco may sell more shares if market conditions are right

PIF: Saudi Aramco may sell more shares if market conditions are right

  • Kingdom’s sovereign wealth fund has set out a plan to increase assets to $400 billion
  • The Saudi government sold over 1.7 percent of Aramco in an initial public offering (IPO) in 2019
By NOOR NUGALI ·

Iran threatens to curb short-notice IAEA inspections next month

Iran threatens to curb short-notice IAEA inspections next month

  • Iran this month resumed enriching uranium to 20 percent fissile strength at the underground Fordow nuclear plant
By Reuters ·

Saudi Arabia’s crown prince, Iraqi president discuss cooperation

Saudi Arabia’s crown prince, Iraqi president discuss cooperation

  • They discussed relations and ways of enhancing them in all fields
By Arab News ·

Saudi Health Ministry launches virtual clinics

Saudi Health Ministry launches virtual clinics

By ASEEL BASHRAHEEL ·

Demonstrators carry signs during an anti-government protest in Tunis , Tunisia January 26, 2021. (Reuters)

Tunisian protesters gather at parliament during reshuffle debate

  • Prime Minister Hichem Mechichi proposed a new cabinet earlier this month
  • President Kais Saied rejected move as unconstitutional
By Reuters ·

Special US to resume processing special visas for Afghans who aided Americans

US to resume processing special visas for Afghans who aided Americans

  • Aimed at supporting Afghans and Iraqis who came under threat for their work with the US, the special visa programs have lengthy application processes
  • Some of those working for the US government or military have been killed in Afghanistan in attacks by the Taliban and other insurgents in the past years
By Sayed Salahuddin ·

Milan, Inter look to bounce back in last-eight derby cup

Milan, Inter look to bounce back in last-eight derby cup

  • Ibrahimovic returned for Milan this month after seven weeks out injured, scoring a brace against Cagliari
By AFP ·

Twitter launches crowd-sourced fact-checking project

Twitter launches crowd-sourced fact-checking project

  • Twitter said it wants both experts and non-experts to write Birdwatch notes
  • Birdwatch will not replace other labels and fact checks Twitter currently uses
By AP ·

YouTube bans seven Houthi channels 

YouTube bans seven Houthi channels 

By Arab News ·