September 6, 2021
September 6, 2021

Israeli police launch manhunt after 6 Palestinian prisoners break out

Israeli forces on Monday launched a massive manhunt in northern Israel and the occupied West Bank after six Palestinian prisoners escaped overnight from a high-security facility in an extremely...

September 6, 2021
September 6, 2021

Israeli president, Jordan king hold secret talks

Israeli President Isaac Herzog met in secret with King Abdullah II of Jordan in Amman, he revealed on Saturday, against the backdrop of improving diplomatic ties between the two countries.

September 6, 2021
September 6, 2021

UAE loosens residency requirements with ‘green visa’

The UAE yesterday announced a new visa allowing foreigners to work in the country without being sponsored by an employer, loosening residency requirements in an attempt to boost economic growth. 

September 6, 2021
September 6, 2021

‘Yemen rebels’ fire missiles into Saudi oil region

Two children were injured and buildings were damaged when a ballistic missile was intercepted over Saudi Arabia’s oil-rich eastern region on Saturday, the ministry of defence said.   

September 6, 2021
September 6, 2021

IS attack kills 13 Iraqi cops

Thirteen Iraqi policemen were killed in an Islamic State group attack against a checkpoint in the country’s north early yesterday,

September 6, 2021
September 6, 2021

Iran ready for talks but not under ‘pressure’

Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi said Iran was ready to hold talks with world powers to revive its 2015 nuclear accord but not under Western “pressure”, adding Tehran was seeking negotiations...

September 5, 2021
September 5, 2021

Missile intercepted over Saudi oil region injures two, damages buildings

Two children were injured and buildings were damaged when a ballistic missile was intercepted over Saudi Arabia's oil-rich eastern region on Saturday, the ministry of defence said.

September 5, 2021
September 5, 2021

Quotes of the day

Washington must understand that it has no other choice but to abandon its addiction to

September 2, 2021
September 2, 2021

65 dead as fighting for Yemen's Marib flares anew

Sixty-five combatants have been killed in fighting after Yemen's Huthi rebels renewed an offensive on Marib, the last government stronghold in the country's oil-rich north, a military...

September 2, 2021
September 2, 2021

Qatar's foreign minister says working with Turkey to reopen Kabul airport

Qatar Foreign Minister Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al-Thani said on Thursday the Gulf state was talking with the Taliban and working with Turkey for potential technical support to restart...