SAUDI ARABIA NEWS: EU, Saudi Arabia ‘share same concerns, agree on way forward’ in Horn of Africa, bloc’s special envoy tells Arab News
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SAUDI ARABIA NEWS: EU, Saudi Arabia ‘share same concerns, agree on way forward’ in Horn of Africa, bloc’s special envoy tells Arab News

RIYADH: A combination of natural resources, lucrative consumer markets and a strategic maritime location makes the Horn of Africa an attractive location for investment, as well as an important geostrategic space. Concomitantly, the region, including the Red Sea, faces challenges that go beyond national borders, including conflict, violent extremism, human trafficking, forced displacement, COVID-19 and…

SAUDI ARABIA NEWS: Arab News
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SAUDI ARABIA NEWS: Arab News

. Early results from Saudi Arabia’s Qusairat Aad archaeological excavations revealed. EU and Saudi Arabia’share the same concerns, agree upon a way forward’ in Horn of Africa. Arab News RIYADH – The Horn of Africa is a desirable location for investment due to its combination of natural resources and lucrative consumer markets. It also has…

SAUDI ARABIA NEWS: Saudi Arabia records 1 COVID-19 death and 38 new infections – Arab News
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SAUDI ARABIA NEWS: Saudi Arabia records 1 COVID-19 death and 38 new infections – Arab News

– EU and Saudi Arabia’share the same concerns, agree upon a way forward’ in Horn of Africa. Arab News RIYADH – The Horn of Africa is a desirable location for investment due to its combination of natural resources and lucrative consumer markets. It also has an important geostrategic area. Concomitantly, the region, including the Red…

ECONOMY: Russia And Belarus Hold Military Drills As Migrant Crisis On EU Border Grows – CNN
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ECONOMY: Russia And Belarus Hold Military Drills As Migrant Crisis On EU Border Grows – CNN

Bruzgi, Belarus (CNN)Russia and Belarus flexed their military might for a third time this week near the Poland-Belarus border, where thousands of people are stranded in deplorable conditions, trapped at the center of an intensifying humanitarian and geopolitical crisis. On Friday, Russia and Belarus held joint paratrooper drills near Poland, exercises the Belarusian defense ministry…

UK NEWS: Number of migrants crossing Channel to UK hits new daily record
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UK NEWS: Number of migrants crossing Channel to UK hits new daily record

By Joseph LeeBBC NewsA further 1,185 people crossed the English Channel by boat to reach the UK on Thursday, a new record for migrant crossings in a single day – as mild weather made the journey less risky. Four Border Force vessels intercepted boats that were spotted off the coast and escorted them into Dover.…

AFRICA NEWS: Malawi: ‘Give Solutions, Not Broken Promises to the Poor’
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AFRICA NEWS: Malawi: ‘Give Solutions, Not Broken Promises to the Poor’

Malawi President Lazarus Chakwera has asked the 120 world leaders gathered in Scotland attending a two-day Climate Change Summit in to give the poor people across the globe ‘concrete answers’ on what actions they will take to limit global warming in order to save the planet. Chakwera, speaking at the Conference of the Parties (CoP26)…

ARAB NEWS: Bahrain calls on its citizens to flee Lebanon in the midst of row
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ARAB NEWS: Bahrain calls on its citizens to flee Lebanon in the midst of row

CHICAGO: A Palestinian Christian Said Khoury was praying in the Church of the Nativity in Bethlehem, when water drops from the roof fell on his head. It was possible that it was a sign from God or just coincidence, as rains had already ravaged the Christian community in the Israeli occupied West Bank earlier. It…

ARAB NEWS: Egypt, US sign 7 grant deals worth $125m
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ARAB NEWS: Egypt, US sign 7 grant deals worth $125m

CHICAGO: A Palestinian Christian Said Khoury was praying in the Church of the Nativity in Bethlehem, when water drops from the roof fell on his head. It was possible that it was a sign from God or just coincidence, as rains had already ravaged the Christian community in the Israeli occupied West Bank earlier. It…

ARAB NEWS: Why Lebanon's Prime Minister Najib Mikati was never able to stand a chance
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ARAB NEWS: Why Lebanon's Prime Minister Najib Mikati was never able to stand a chance

LONDON/BEIRUT: When Lebanese Prime Minister Najib Mikati formed a government in September, ending a 13-month-long political stalemate, a collective sigh of relief was heard across the land. But the signs were already there. The moment of truth arrived quickly. It wasn’t the economic meltdown or the electricity crisis or the Beirut blast inquiry deadlock, nor…

SAUDI ARABIA NEWS: EXPLAINER: Why Saudi Arabia is upset, lashing out at Lebanon
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SAUDI ARABIA NEWS: EXPLAINER: Why Saudi Arabia is upset, lashing out at Lebanon

BEIRUT — A televised remark by a game show host turned Cabinet minister in Lebanon about the war in Yemen has taken the country’s crisis with Saudi Arabia to new depths. Anger over George Kordahi’s comments led to steps by Gulf Arab countries that further isolate Lebanon and threaten to split its new coalition government,…

SAUDI ARABIA NEWS: Saudi Arabia rebuffs move to politicize human rights issues
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SAUDI ARABIA NEWS: Saudi Arabia rebuffs move to politicize human rights issues

Saudi Gazette reportNEW YORK — Saudi Arabia has roundly rejected all attempts to politicize human rights issues after taking them out of their normal context. “Saudi Arabia rejects attempts to politicize human rights issues made by countries that have committed human rights violations. It also criticizes others and ignores their weaknesses and errors,” stated Ambassador…

ARAB NEWS: Former PM Hariri claims that Hezbollah is responsible for Lebanon's discord with Saudi Arabia.
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ARAB NEWS: Former PM Hariri claims that Hezbollah is responsible for Lebanon's discord with Saudi Arabia.

CAIRO: Former Prime Minister of Lebanon Saad Hariri claimed Friday that the rift between Saudi Arabia and other Gulf states was caused by Iran-backed Hezbollah. Hariri stated in a tweet that “Hezbollah and its professed hostility towards the Arabs, the Arab Gulf states, is the primary responsibility in this regard.” The statement was issued after…

ARAB NEWS: After a 6-year hiatus, EgyptAir resumes flights between Luxor and Sharm El-Sheikh
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ARAB NEWS: After a 6-year hiatus, EgyptAir resumes flights between Luxor and Sharm El-Sheikh

Lebanese information minister facing legal action over controversial Houthi comments DUBAI: On Thursday, three lawyers filed legal action against the Lebanon’s information minister. They wanted him to be tried in a criminal court for inciting violence and disrupting relations between Arab countries. On Tuesday, George Kordahi, Information Minister, caused diplomatic outrage and social media chaos…

ARAB NEWS:  Alec Baldwin is not facing criminal charges.  DA
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ARAB NEWS: Alec Baldwin is not facing criminal charges. DA

LONDON: While charities have welcomed Britain’s plans to raise foreign aid spending to pre-pandemic levels by 2024, some humanitarian organizations have warned that this delay could have grave humanitarian consequences. On Wednesday, Rishi Sunak, Chancellor of India, announced that London would fulfill its legal obligations to spend 0.7 per cent of gross domestic product (around…

ARAB NEWS: Saudi Arabia's crown Prince and the Greek PM discuss ways to improve relations
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ARAB NEWS: Saudi Arabia's crown Prince and the Greek PM discuss ways to improve relations

RIYADH – The Cabinet of Saudi Arabia reiterated its call to calm, de-escalation, and preservation of political and economic gains and stated that it was monitoring the latest developments in Sudan. General Abdel Fattah Al-Burhan, a Sudanese military leader, dissolved Monday’s government and Sovereign Council. The prime minister and other ministers were also detained. The…

RUSSIA NEWS: Moscow decries U.S. move to call Russians ‘homeless’ for visa purposes
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RUSSIA NEWS: Moscow decries U.S. move to call Russians ‘homeless’ for visa purposes

RUSSIA NEWS: National flags of Russia and the U.S. fly at Vnukovo International Airport in Moscow, Russia April 11, 2017. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov MOSCOW, Oct 24 (Reuters) – Russia on Sunday condemned a decision by the United States to add Russians seeking U.S. visas to a list of “homeless nationals” who can apply for visas in…

ARAB NEWS: Students draw inspiration from the UN's Sustainable Development Goals
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ARAB NEWS: Students draw inspiration from the UN's Sustainable Development Goals

, as the UN turns 76. NEW YORK CITY: When the Bobcat Fire, one of the largest outbreaks in Los Angeles county’s history, erupted in September 2020, scorching Hundreds of thousands of acres, 12-year-old Audrey Ma was within 500 feet of the area where a mandatory evacuation order was issued. Ma’s parents requested that she…

ARAB NEWS: Arab coalition says more than 80 Houthis killed near Yemen's Marib
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ARAB NEWS: Arab coalition says more than 80 Houthis killed near Yemen's Marib

Yemeni pro-government fighters man a position near the frontline facing Iran- backed Houthi militants in the northeastern province of Marib, on Oct. 17, 2021. (AFP) Short Url https:// arab.news/n4ssc Updated 21 October 2021 Arab News October 20, 2021 18:39Topics: Yemen Arab Coalition Marib Houthi Related ) Middle-East 48 Houthi militants killed near Yemen’s Marib: Arab…

SAUDI ARABIA NEWS: Saudi Arabia and UAE targeted in UK petition for Yemen war crimes investigation
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SAUDI ARABIA NEWS: Saudi Arabia and UAE targeted in UK petition for Yemen war crimes investigation

A London law firm has submitted a formal request for the Metropolitan police to investigate Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates for war crimes in Yemen, potentially complicating relations between the United Kingdom and the wealthy Arab monarchies. Guernica 37, an international legal association which focuses exclusively on human rights and war crimes law,…

Front Page: More Than 150 Yemeni Rebels Killed In Marib Strikes: Coalition
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Front Page: More Than 150 Yemeni Rebels Killed In Marib Strikes: Coalition

The Saudi-led coalition supporting Yemen’s government said more than 150 Huthi rebels were killed Thursday in air strikes south of Marib city, where the insurgents are pushing on the government’s last northern stronghold. The latest air strikes against the Iran-backed rebels take the number of them killed in oil-rich Marib province’s Abdiya district to more…

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