Jamal Khashoggi

Pompeo: Khashoggi investigation is ongoing

Secretary of State says the US with hold those found responsible for the killing of Jamal Khashoggi accountable.

Jamal Khashoggi case: All the latest updates

Opinion

How do Arabs scream in Arabic?

Why did Trump, Bolton and Mattis refuse to listen to the tape of Jamal Khashoggi's murder? Because of Arabic?

Hamid Dabashi

by Hamid Dabashi

Hamid Dabashi

Middle East

Saudi Arabia seeks new political bloc in strategic Red Sea region

Riyadh seeking to create an alliance with Egypt, Djibouti, Sudan, Somalia, Yemen and Jordan to counter regional rivals.

Saudi Arabia seeks new political bloc in strategic Red Sea region

United States

US Senate rebukes Saudi Arabia over Yemen war, Khashoggi murder

Vote condemning kingdom comes as bipartisan group of senators vows to apply sanctions pressure on it in 2019.

United States

After Khashoggi murder, Senate debates US role in Yemen

Senate advances measure aimed at ending US's role in the war, while House moves to stall taking up Yemen bill this year.

Senate starts debate on US role in Yemen

United States

CIA chief to brief House leadership on Khashoggi case

Gina Haspel gave classified briefing to House leaders as pressure mounts to take action over the writer's murder.

CIA chief Haspel briefs House leadership on Khashoggi case

United States

Republican leaders move to stall House from taking up Yemen bill

House narrowly advances farm bill that includes language effectively blocking House from taking up Yemen bill this year.

Republican leaders move to stall House from taking up Yemen bill

Saudi Arabia

UN panel urges Saudi Arabia to stop torture, free activists

UN Committee against Torture accuses Riyadh of 'torture, sexual harassment and other ill-treatments' against activists.

UN panel urges Saudi Arabia to stop torture, free activists

Yemen

Meet the journalists trying to give Yemenis the 'full picture'

The Yemen Peace Newsroom aims to offer objective reporting from talks in Sweden against a backdrop of partisan coverage.

Meet the journalists trying to give Yemenis the 'full picture'

Jamal Khashoggi

Khashoggi murder: Trump says he stands by Saudi crown prince

US president refuses to condemn MBS despite CIA assessment that the crown prince ordered the killing of Khashoggi.

Khashoggi murder: Trump says he stands by Saudi crown prince

Yemen

Sealed with a kiss: Yemen's rivals agree to swap 16,000 prisoners

Deal will cover 8,576 people detained by the Houthis, including teachers and children, and 7,487 Houthi fighters.

Sealed with a kiss: Yemen's rivals agree to swap 16,000 prisoners

Opinion

Is the GCC dead?

After the December 9 summit in Riyadh, it became clear that the GCC has lost its raison d'etre.

Marwan Kabalan

by Marwan Kabalan

Marwan Kabalan

Yemen

November Yemen's 'deadliest month' in two years

War monitor says it documented more than 3,000 deaths as the Saudi-UAE coalition intensified raids ahead of peace talks.

November Yemen's 'deadliest month' in two years: ACLED report

Human Rights

Saudi opposition joins forces in London to tackle 'oppression'

Speakers at second Saudi diaspora conference say time to unite is now after murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi.

Saudi opposition joins forces in London to tackle 'oppression'

Yemen

Yemen government and Houthis remain deadlocked over Hodeidah

Yemeni officials demand Red Sea port be placed under their control, while UN proposes 16-point plan for flashpoint city.

Yemen government and Houthis remain deadlocked over Hodeidah