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Jamal Khashoggi. (AFP/ File)
December 17, 2018 - 08:10 GMT
Saudi Arabia has rejected a U.S. Senate resolution blaming Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman for the murder of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi.
Clashes erupted between government forces and Houthi rebels in Yemen’s coastal city of Al-Hudaydah (Twitter)
December 16, 2018 - 12:37 GMT
Clashes erupted between government forces and Houthi rebels in Yemen’s coastal city of Al-Hudaydah on Sunday despite a U.N.-brokered ceasefire, according to a military source and local residents.
SaudiArabia King Salman Bin Abdulaziz and Tunisia Prime Minister Youssef Chahed (Twitter)
December 16, 2018 - 11:52 GMT
Saudi Arabia has pledged $830 million in aid and investment to cash-strapped Tunisia, following a visit from the North African country's premier to the kingdom.
War in Yemen (Twitter)
December 16, 2018 - 11:48 GMT
The United States is seeking a reimbursement of around $331 million from Saudi Arabia, the UAE and their allies over 'unpaid' re-fuelling bills for the war in Yemen, a U.S. senator has said.
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan (Twitter)
December 15, 2018 - 18:41 GMT
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has revealed part of the audio recording of Jamal Khashoggi's murder, saying one of the killers of the Saudi dissident journalist is heard saying, “I know how to cut."
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December 13, 2018 - 13:31 GMT
Kuwait and the U.K. have reached an agreement to establish a British military base in the Gulf state, local Kuwaiti media reported Thursday.
An armoured vehicles for Yemeni forces are seen in the outskirts of Al-Hudaydah on 8 November. (AFP/File)
December 13, 2018 - 13:20 GMT
Houthi rebels have announced a ceasefire deal with the Yemeni government and withdrawal from the port city of Al-Hudaydah during UN-brokered peace talks in Sweden.
Protesters holding South Yemen flags demand independence for the region during a protest. (AFP/File)
December 13, 2018 - 09:20 GMT
A group of southern Yemenis staged a protest outside the venue of UN peace talks in Sweden on Wednesday demanding a referendum to restore independence.
U.S. President Donald Trump (AFP/ File Photo)
December 13, 2018 - 09:17 GMT
Saudi Arabia will remain the strongest ally of the US in the Middle East.
Saudi calls for Red Sea, Horn of Africa grouping (Twitter)
December 13, 2018 - 06:00 GMT
Saudi Arabia on Wednesday proposed the creation of a grouping for Red Sea and Horn of Africa countries.
Iranian-made weapons have been found in Yemen (Twitter)
December 12, 2018 - 12:37 GMT
More suspected Iranian-made weapons have been found in Yemen, the U.N. will say in a report expected to be discussed by the Security Council on Wednesday.
Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei (Twitter)
December 12, 2018 - 11:58 GMT
Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei says the United States is complicit in the crimes the Saudi regime has been committing in a years-long war against the people of Yemen.
Trump says he supports Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman (Twitter)
December 12, 2018 - 10:12 GMT
U.S. President Donald Trump has reiterated that he stands with Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman despite a CIA assessment that he personally ordered the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi and pressure from fellow Republicans in Congress to rebuke the kingdom’s de facto ruler.
U.N. Secretary General Antonio Guterres (AFP)
December 12, 2018 - 08:42 GMT
Diplomatic sources said that U.N. Secretary General Antonio Guterres is set to join on Wednesday Yemeni peace talks taking place in Sweden between the legitimate government and Houthis.
Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman  (AFP)
December 12, 2018 - 08:39 GMT
The U.S. Senate will this week be asked to vote on a resolution condemning Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman over the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, Republican Senator Bob Corker said on Tuesday.
Mourners protest the death of Jamal Khashoggi outside the Saudi Arabian consulate in Istanbul, Turkey (AFP/FILE)
December 11, 2018 - 13:26 GMT
How many prominent Western journalists lavished praise on Mohammed bin Salman before Kahshoggi died? Too many.