Jamal Khashoggi

US bars ex-Saudi diplomat from entering US over Khashoggi murder

US bars Mohammed al-Otaibi, who served as the Saudi consul general in Istanbul when Jamal Khashoggi was killed.

US bars ex-Saudi diplomat from entering US over Khashoggi murder

GCC

GCC summit calls for unity amid hopes of easing Gulf crisis

Riyadh summit's final statement echoes need for cooperation as officials say mediation efforts to resolve rift continue.

GCC summit calls for unity amid hopes of easing Gulf crisis

AJ Impact

Saudi 2020 budget forecasts a slight drop in spending as deficit

Despite a drop in spending Saudi Arabia plans to continue to pay a cost of living allowance to citizens.

Saudi 2020 budget forecasts a slight drop in spending as deficit

US & Canada

Florida city hit with cyberattack after deadly naval base attack

Officials expressed caution about linking the two incidents, while keeping possibility of connection open.

Florida city hit with cyberattack after deadly naval base attack

GCC

40th GCC summit: The beginning of reconciliation?

Recent developments point to a possible thaw in relations between the blockading Gulf countries and Qatar.

40th GCC summit: The beginning of reconciliation?

Football

In Pictures: Bahrain lifts first Gulf Cup trophy

Bahrain win maiden Arabian Gulf Cup after losing their previous four finals in the competition.

In Pictures: Bahrain lifts first Gulf Cup trophy

Saudi Arabia

Saudi attacker 'acted alone' in Florida naval base rampage

US authorities confirm suspect was a member of the Royal Saudi Air Force who attended a US Navy training programme.

Saudi attacker 'acted alone' in Florida naval base rampage

Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia ends gender-segregated entrances for restaurants

The Ministry of Municipalities and Rural Affairs announces that the rule will no longer be mandatory.

Saudi Arabia ends gender-segregated entrances for restaurants

Football

Bahrain stun Saudi to lift 'historic' first Gulf Cup

Qatar's emir crowns Bahrain after their maiden victory in the final of regional football tournament hosted by Doha.

Football

Bahrain beat Saudi Arabia to lift first Gulf Cup trophy

Mohamed al-Romaihi scored for the Pearl Divers in the second half of the match held at Abdullah bin Khalifa Stadium.

Bahrain beat Saudi Arabia to lift first Gulf Cup trophy

United States

Pensacola shooting: FBI investigators search for attack motive

Saudi airman who carried out rampage at US naval base showed videos of mass shootings at a party before attack.

Pensacola shooting: FBI investigators search for attack motive

Boxing

Anthony Joshua takes revenge on Ruiz Jr in Saudi Arabia rematch

Another loss to Ruiz Jr would have put the 2012 Olympic super-heavyweight champion's career on the line.

Anthony Joshua takes revenge on Ruiz Jr in Saudi Arabia rematch

Saudi Arabia

Florida shooting: Saudi king orders cooperation with US officials

A Saudi national receiving training at the US naval base in Pensacola, Florida, is suspected

Florida shooting: Saudi king orders cooperation with US officials

US & Canada

Saudi airman suspected in shooting at US Navy base

Four people, including the gunman, killed in shooting at Naval Air Station Pensacola in Florida, the US Navy says.

Pensacola base shooting: Officials say gunman was Saudi airman

GCC

Qatar foreign minister: Gulf crisis has 'moved from stalemate'

Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al Thani says he hopes talks with Saudi Arabia will lead to 'progress'.

Qatar foreign minister: Gulf crisis has 'moved from stalemate'