Saudi Arabia leads condemnation of Houthi missile attacks on Abu Dhabi, Kingdom

Saudi Arabia leads condemnation of Houthi missile attacks on Abu Dhabi, Kingdom

  • Saudi Arabia’s foreign ministry said the Houthis had caused destruction and death in Yemen
  • GCC said continuation of Houthi attacks reflects their rejection of all efforts aimed at bringing peace to Yemen
By Arab News ·

Saudi Arabia extends residencies, exit-entry visas

Saudi Arabia extends residencies, exit-entry visas

  • The extension, issued by the Minister of Finance, is part of the Kingdom’s efforts to address the repercussions of the COVID-19 pandemic
  • It will be carried automatically in collaboration with the National Information Center, without the need to visit the passports directorate
By Arab News ·

Update Lebanon’s Hariri steps away from politics, upending election landscape

Lebanon’s Hariri steps away from politics, upending election landscape

  • Hariri, 51, inherited the political mantle of his father, Rafik, after his assassination in 2005
  • Three times Lebanon's prime minister, Hariri called on his Future Movement not to run any candidates in the election
By Reuters ·

Special Algerian president in Egypt on official visit

Algerian president in Egypt on official visit

  • Abdelmadjid Tebboune is on a two-day state visit, and is expected to discuss with Abdel Fattah El-Sisi Arab and African security issues
  • Egypt is the third Arab country that Tebboune has visited since he took office in December 2019, after Saudi Arabia and Tunisia
By Mohammed Abu Zaid ·

Muslim worshippers gather for Friday prayer on the streets outside the mosque of the Muslim centre in east London. (AFP/File Photo)

Muslims second ‘least-liked’ group in UK: Survey

  • 25.9% of Britons feel negatively toward them, 18.1% support banning Muslim immigration
  • ‘Islamophobia remains one of the most acceptable forms of racism,’ expert tells Arab News
By Christopher Hamill-Stewart ·

BBC Arabic was also embroiled in another controversy last year. (Screenshot)

BBC Arabic accused of withholding guest pay for 2 years

  • “The important matter I want to discuss now is that BBC Arabic hasn’t paid us any dues for two years,” Political analyst Mehdi Eliefifi said
By Arab News ·

BBC Arabic was also embroiled in another controversy last year. (Screenshot)

BBC Arabic accused of withholding guest pay for 2 years

  • “The important matter I want to discuss now is that BBC Arabic hasn’t paid us any dues for two years,” Political analyst Mehdi Eliefifi said
By Arab News ·

Special Tunisia stun favorites Nigeria to boost Arab hopes at AFCON

Tunisia stun favorites Nigeria to boost Arab hopes at AFCON

  • Unexpected 1-0 win over Super Eagles shows group stage will have little bearing on where trophy ends up
  • If Egypt can take some inspiration from Tunisia when they meet Ivory Coast on Tuesday, then the Arab world will have more than one team to cheer for when the quarter-finals kick off
By John Duerden ·