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Faisal J. Abbas

Faisal J. Abbas is the editor in chief of Arab News

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A Tale of Two Kingdoms

Better late than never, as they say, and it is indeed positive to see the relationship between the UK and Saudi Arabia finally heading in the right direction.

May 15, 2024

‘The Year of Saudi Media Transformation’

As important as the panel discussions were at the third Saudi Media Forum in Riyadh, it was the two announcements by the Ministry of Media that were truly headline worthy.

February 20, 2024

An American license to kill

In Arabic, we have a famous saying that translates as “when the excuse is uglier than the sin.” This is exactly what can be said about the US justification on Friday for being the only country on the UN Security Council to oppose an immediate ceasefire in Gaza.

December 10, 2023