Biden in UN call for independent Palestine

Biden in UN call for independent Palestine

  • “We must seek a future of greater peace and security for all people of the Middle East,”
By Arab News ·

Saudi Arabia, UAE, Egypt and Kuwait condemn failed coup attempt in Sudan

Saudi Arabia, UAE, Egypt and Kuwait condemn failed coup attempt in Sudan

By Arab News ·

Nearly 80% of Palestinians want President Abbas to quit: Poll

Nearly 80% of Palestinians want President Abbas to quit: Poll

  • International community still views him as a crucial partner in peace process
By AP ·

Saudi Arabia backs international initiatives on COVID-19 vaccines access rights

Saudi Arabia backs international initiatives on COVID-19 vaccines access rights

  • Saudi Arabia has allocated $500 million toward the global development and distribution of vaccines and treatments
By Arab News ·

Turkey’s top Islamic cleric moves center stage, irking secularists

Turkey’s top Islamic cleric moves center stage, irking secularists

  • Political foes says Ali Erbas’s growing profile is at odds with the Turkish Republic’s secular constitution
By Reuters ·

Carlos the Jackal seeks shorter French jail term at new trial

Carlos the Jackal seeks shorter French jail term at new trial

  • Carlos, who carried out several attacks in support of the Palestinian cause, was convicted of murder in 2017 and sentenced to life in prison
  • He became one of the world’s most wanted fugitives after leading a brazen attack on a meeting of the OPEC oil cartel in Vienna in 1975
By AFP ·

King Salman Park awards $1bn construction contracts

King Salman Park awards $1bn construction contracts

  • he project, on the grounds of the old airport in Riyadh, aims to create the largest city park in the world
  • The contracts also include infrastructure works and site preparation works for the Royal Complex for Arts
By Arab News ·