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 ·

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 ·

UN warned its credibility is at stake over the Palestinian question

UN warned its credibility is at stake over the Palestinian question

  • General Assembly President Abdulla Shahid reiterated that a two-state solution is the only way forward and said ‘we cannot give up hope’
  • His comments came days after the 74 th anniversary of Resolution 181, which called for the partition of Palestine into Arab and Jewish states
By Ephrem Kossaify ·

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 ·

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 ·

US defense chief slams China’s drive for hypersonic weapons

US defense chief slams China’s drive for hypersonic weapons

  • China’s growing military muscle and its drive to end American predominance in Asia triggers unease in Washington
By AP ·