Update King Abdullah II: Jordan won’t become ‘theater of war’ between Israel and Iran

King Abdullah II: Jordan won’t become ‘theater of war’ between Israel and Iran

  • King of Jordan reinforced the nation's commitment to upholding its security and sovereignty
  • He said Jordan's aim was to safeguard its own sovereignty rather than defend Israel
By Arab News ·

Dubai Airports issue travel advisory as fierce storm hits UAE

Dubai Airports issue travel advisory as fierce storm hits UAE

  • Record rainfall in UAE, Al-Ain witnesses 254 mm in fewer than 24 hours
  • Long delays for some flights to and from Dubai International Airport
By Arab News ·

Iranian military says it is ready to deal with any Israeli attack

Iranian military says it is ready to deal with any Israeli attack

  • Iran is bracing for a possible Israeli retaliation, with Israel’s war cabinet meeting on Wednesday to discuss a response
By Reuters ·

Saudi FM’s visit part of ‘concerted efforts’ to close investment deals — Pakistani envoy to Riyadh

Saudi FM’s visit part of ‘concerted efforts’ to close investment deals — Pakistani envoy to Riyadh

  • Ahmed Farooq says size and rank of Saudi delegation showed “keenness” of economic engagement plans with Pakistan
  • Saudi delegation briefed about Pakistani legal, procedural, administrative reforms undertaken to facilitate investments
By Lama Al-Hamawi ·

Netanyahu ‘dragging West into total war’: Iranian diplomat

Netanyahu ‘dragging West into total war’: Iranian diplomat

  • Tehran’s charge d’affaires to UK: ‘Another mistake’ by Israel will be met by ‘stronger’ response
  • Weekend drone, missile salvo a ‘legitimate’ defensive operation, West given ‘considerable warning’
By Arab News ·

Ex-Qaddafi minister in UK private prosecution over policewoman’s death

Ex-Qaddafi minister in UK private prosecution over policewoman’s death

  • Yvonne Fletcher was shot dead outside Libyan Embassy in London 40 years ago
  • Her colleague is ‘keeping promise’ to get justice after years of court battles
By Arab News ·

Dubai-based Telegram platform to hit 1 bln users within year, founder says

Dubai-based Telegram platform to hit 1 bln users within year, founder says

  • Goal is to remain neutral and not a “player in geopolitics,” Pavel Durov said in interview
By Reuters ·

Dubai-based Telegram platform to hit 1 bln users within year, founder says

Dubai-based Telegram platform to hit 1 bln users within year, founder says

  • Goal is to remain neutral and not a “player in geopolitics,” Pavel Durov said in interview
By Reuters ·