Update Residents injured in Houthi ballistic missile attack on Saudi industrial area

Residents injured in Houthi ballistic missile attack on Saudi industrial area

  • Coalition said this was third Houthi attempt to target civilians of different nationalities in the industrial area
  • The “vicious and brutal attack” would be dealt with firmly, the coalition added
By Arab News ·

A police officer examines a bullet hole on the car of the Saudi consulate employee who was shot dead in Karachi on May 16, 2011. (AP/File Photo)

Saudi diplomat murder: Pakistan seeks Tehran assistance to arrest suspects from Iran

  • Hassan Al-Qahtani was killed by gunmen in Pakistan’s southern metropolis of Karachi in 2011
  • In November last year, Pakistani authorities established a special team to investigate the murder
By NAIMAT KHAN ·

Thai prime minister set for visit to Saudi Arabia

Thai prime minister set for visit to Saudi Arabia

  • Thai prime minister will discuss bilateral relations with Saudi Arabia on his two-day trip
  • “This visit is very important to both sides”: Charge d’affaires at the Thai Embassy in Riyadh
By NOOR NUGALI ·

Narges Mohammadi, vice president of the Centre for Human Rights Defenders in Iran, was detained on Nov. 16, 2021 in Karaj, Iran. (AFP)

Iran rights defender sentenced to 8 years jail

  • Mohammedi, who has long campaigned against the use of the death penalty in Iran, had before her latest arrest been working with families seeking justice for loved ones who they say were killed by security forces in the 2019 protests
By AFP ·

UK must urge global shift in Afghanistan aid, experts warn

UK must urge global shift in Afghanistan aid, experts warn

  • The group of experts laid out five practical outcomes that the UK should encourage the international community to work toward
  • They called on the UK government to convene an urgent international conference
By Arab News ·

Saudi Arabia calls on GCC to speed up establishment of customs union, common market

Saudi Arabia calls on GCC to speed up establishment of customs union, common market

  • Saudi finance minister stressed the importance of overcoming obstacles by achieving a qualitative leap in cooperation
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 ·

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 ·