Saudi UN delegate invites Syrian counterpart to special ceremony amid reports...

BEIRUT, LEBANON (5:15 P.M.) - The Saudi U.N. delegate, 'Abdullah Al-Mouallimi, invited his Syrian counterpart, Dr. Bashar Al-Ja'afari, to a special ceremony held in...

Qatari Emir makes surprise visit to Iran amid tensions in Persian...

BEIRUT, LEBANON (11:20 A.M.) - Iranian state TV announced the arrival of the Emir of Qatar, Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani, in Tehran for...
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Moment US and Russian warships approach one another in Arabian Sea:...

Russian and US Naval vessels had a close encounter in the North Arabian Sea on Thursday, with either side lobbing blame at the other...

Oman names new sultan after death of long-time leader

Haitham bin Tariq Al Said, Oman's Minister of Heritage and Culture, has succeeded Qaboos bin Said al-Said as the country's monarch, the government confirmed. ​Omani...
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US warship encounters Russian Navy in Arabian Sea

The US destroyer crossed traffic lane of the Russian Navy ship in the Arabian Sea, as the American crew was acting unprofessionally, the Russian...

Oman’s Sultan Qaboos passes away at age 79

Qaboos bin Said al-Said, the Sultan of Oman, passed away Friday evening, according to the Oman News Agency. "This morning, an obituary will issue the...
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Bahrain applauds US strikes against Kata’eb Hezbollah in Syria and Iraq

BEIRUT, LEBANON (8:10 P.M.) - The Kingdom of Bahrain has expressed its support for the U.S. strikes on the Kata'eb Hezbollah bases in Iraq...

Saudi Arabia sentences 5 people to death for murdering Jamal Khashoggi,...

A Saudi court has handed death sentences to five suspects charged in connection to the gruesome murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi. Three others have...
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Netanyahu applauds UAE Foreign Minister’s tweet supporting Gulf-Israel pact

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has expressed his contentment over United Arab Emirates Foreign Minister Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan’s retweet of a journalist’s...

Saudi Arabia allegedly deploys troops large Syrian oilfield: media

Saudi Arabia has reportedly deployed dozens of combat troops to a major oilfield in Syria’s eastern province of Dayr al-Zawr as the United States...
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