Special US condemns air attack on Riyadh, vows to protect stability of Kingdom

US condemns air attack on Riyadh, vows to protect stability of Kingdom

  • US says ‘will help our partner Saudi Arabia defend against attacks on its territory’
  • Arab coalition thwarted an attack on Riyadh on Saturday by the Iran-backed Houthi militia in Yemen
By RAY HANANIA - Saeed Al-Batati ·

Special Crown prince announces new 5-year strategy for Kingdom’s economy

Crown prince announces new 5-year strategy for Kingdom’s economy

  • Crown prince pledges 1.8m new jobs
  • PIF to invest $40bn a year until 2025
By Rawan Radwan ·

Special Hezbollah should have no role in Lebanon’s future, says Bahaa Hariri, son of Rafik Hariri video

Hezbollah should have no role in Lebanon’s future, says Bahaa Hariri, son of Rafik Hariri

  • Broad alliance needed to implement unfinished business of 1989 Taif Agreement, Bahaa Hariri tells Frankly Speaking
  • He contrasts contribution of “true friend” Saudi Arabia with part played by Iran, which has never “given us a penny”
By Frank Kane ·

Saudi Arabia advances in global COVID-19 research ranking

Saudi Arabia advances in global COVID-19 research ranking

  • Saudi Arabia continues to be ranked first in the Arab World and 12th among the G20 member states
By SPA ·

Special Israeli police prevent Dome of the Rock repairs

Israeli police prevent Dome of the Rock repairs

  • Council set to denounce action that is ‘violation of understandings’
By Daoud Kuttab ·

Special Egyptian revolution: A dream unfulfilled

Egyptian revolution: A dream unfulfilled

By Jumana Al-Tamimi ·

UAE confirms 3,579 new COVID-19 cases, 9 deaths

UAE confirms 3,579 new COVID-19 cases, 9 deaths

By Arab News ·

Central African Republic war crimes suspect Mahamat Said surrenders to ICC

Central African Republic war crimes suspect Mahamat Said surrenders to ICC

  • Said was the commander of the “Seleka” faction, which seized power in March 2013
  • Their brutal rule gave rise to the opposing “anti-balaka” militias, whose former leaders also face charges at the ICC

Saudi Arabia meeting water scarcity challenge with innovation

Saudi Arabia meeting water scarcity challenge with innovation

  • Kingdom is third biggest consumer per capita in the world, after US and Canada
By Lojien Ben Gassem ·

Man Utd get better of Liverpool in five-goal thriller

Man Utd get better of Liverpool in five-goal thriller

  • The English champions lost a league game at Anfield for the first time
By AFP ·

YouTube bans seven Houthi channels 

YouTube bans seven Houthi channels 

  • It deleted accounts that the group had been using to share its agenda
  • The terrorist-designated organization used the channels and other social media platforms to stream propaganda and encourage violence
By Arab News ·