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
By Arab News ·

Special 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

  • More leverage on Yemen militia needed to reach peace deal, experts say
By Saeed Al-Batati ·

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
By Arab News ·

Pakistan mountain region observes Ramadan in darkness after power cuts

Pakistan mountain region observes Ramadan in darkness after power cuts

  • Prime Minister Imran Khan promised to set up hydroelectric power plants
  • Several other hydropower projects are also being built in the area
By Nisar Ali Khaplu ·

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 ·