Probe launched after Saudi Arabia records first omicron variant case

Probe launched after Saudi Arabia records first omicron variant case

  • At this stage, prevention is better than cure and standard precautions must continue to be practiced, says Health Ministry spokesman
By Rawan Radwan ·

Arab coalition carries out air strikes on military targets in Sanaa, Saada

Arab coalition carries out air strikes on military targets in Sanaa, Saada

  • Operation in Sanaa targeted one of the main stores of weapons and other supplies
  • The coalition also destroyed workshops that store ballistic missiles and drones in Saada
By Arab News ·

WHO warns of ‘toxic mix’ as EU chief mulls mandatory COVID-19 jabs

WHO warns of ‘toxic mix’ as EU chief mulls mandatory COVID-19 jabs

  • WHO: It could take several weeks to understand whether or not omicron is more transmissible
By AFP ·

Saudi Arabia’s Riyadh Season gets more than 4.5 million visits

Saudi Arabia’s Riyadh Season gets more than 4.5 million visits

  • More than 122,000 jobs were offered by the season
  • The Groves, one of the season’s 14 zones, opened its doors on Monday for visitors
By Arab News ·

Israeli PM slammed for family trip amid travel restrictions

Israeli PM slammed for family trip amid travel restrictions

  • Israelis are still allowed to fly to other countries and must quarantine when they return
  • Bennett was attacked by political rivals and everyday Israelis itching to return to normalcy
By AP ·

UN fears sectarian violence that could ‘fracture’ Ethiopia

UN fears sectarian violence that could ‘fracture’ Ethiopia

  • In an interview with AFP, Martin Griffiths expressed deep concern for the stability of a nation of 115 million people
  • Griffiths, the UN undersecretary for humanitarian affairs, said the conflict in Ethiopia has sparked perhaps the world’s most worrying humanitarian crisis
By AFP ·