Update Saudi Crown Prince, Iraqi PM review bilateral ties

Saudi Crown Prince, Iraqi PM review bilateral ties

  • Leaders exchanged views on strengthening security and stability in the region
  • It was Al-Kadhimi's second visit to the Kingdom as Iraqi prime minister
By Arab News ·

Yemen truce suffers blow as Houthis reject UN envoy’s proposal on Taiz

Yemen truce suffers blow as Houthis reject UN envoy’s proposal on Taiz

  • The international community’s lenient stance would only encourage the Houthis to refuse to lift their siege of the city
  • “He should push for the implementation of his proposal and name and shame the party that rejected it,” Al-Ajar told Arab News
By Saeed Al-Batati ·

Exclusive Lauding social reforms in Saudi Arabia, Italian Foreign Minister Luigi Di Maio says Rome ready to support kingdom photos

Lauding social reforms in Saudi Arabia, Italian Foreign Minister Luigi Di Maio says Rome ready to support kingdom

  • The two G20 members are committed to continue working in the "same spirit of cooperation and solidarity for strong sustainable and inclusive growth"
  • Di Maio to co-chair 12th session of Saudi-Italian Joint Commission with KSA Finance Minister Mohammed Al-Jadaan
By Francesco Bongarra  ·

Saudi Arabia confers Order King Abdulaziz on Pakistan’s military chief

Saudi Arabia confers Order King Abdulaziz on Pakistan’s military chief

  • Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman and Gen. Qamar Javed Bajwa also met to review Saudi-Pakistani military ties and other fields of cooperation
By Arab News ·

 Hamadi Jebali. (AFP)

Detained Tunisia ex-PM Jebali hospitalized: lawyer

  • Jebali, a former senior official in the Islamist-inspired Ennahdha party that is a key rival of President Kais Saied, was detained in relation to transfers of large sums of money from overseas to a charity in Tunisia
By AFP ·

Former US President Donald Trump. (AFP)

To charge or not to charge: the Trump dilemma roiling America

  • The committee has presented a trove of text messages suggesting Trump did nothing to stop the violence for hours as increasingly frantic allies tried to get him to call off the mob
By AFP ·

G7 considering ways of capping Russian oil price — German official

G7 considering ways of capping Russian oil price — German official

  • The proposal is part of broader G7 discussions on how to further crank up the pressure on the Kremlin over its invasion of Ukraine without stoking global inflationary pressures
By Reuters ·

McLaughlin books athletics worlds berth with 400m hurdles world record

McLaughlin books athletics worlds berth with 400m hurdles world record

  • McLaughlin's performance capped a day of 11 finals and a farewell to the US championships for Olympic great Allyson Felix — 21 years after she ran in her first
  • Olympic champion Lamont Marcell Jacobs was not at his best but took victory in 10.12 seconds, four hundredths of a second quicker than second-place Chituru Ali, after posting 10.17sec in the heats
By AFP ·