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 of King Abdulaziz on Pakistan’s military chief

Saudi Arabia confers Order of 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 ·

Four explosions heard in Ukraine capital Kyiv

Four explosions heard in Ukraine capital Kyiv

  • Blasts occurred half an hour after air raid sirens sounded in the capital
  • Thick smoke was seen in the affected residential area, which was cordoned off by police
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 ·