Middle East

Trump-Rouhani UNGA meeting not on our agenda: Iran

Tehran calls reports suggesting 2 presidents might meet on sidelines of upcoming UN General Assembly 'speculation'.

Inside Story

How will Saudi Arabia respond to attacks on its oil plants?

Drone attacks have forced the world's largest oil exporter to cut production in half.

Middle East

Iran rejects US accusation over drone attacks on Aramco plants

Foreign ministry dismisses as 'meaningless' allegations by US top diplomat that Tehran is behind Houthi-claimed attacks.

Iran rejects US accusation over drone attacks on Aramco plants

Yemen

The war in Yemen: Kids attend school, despite warnings

Students in the capital, Sanaa, start their 2019-2020 school year, even though they are surrounded by war.

AJ Impact

Attacks expose Aramco's vulnerabilities as it gears up for IPO

Close to half of the kingdom's daily oil output has been impacted by Saturday's drone attacks, sources say.

Attacks expose Aramco's vulnerabilities as it gears up for IPO

Middle East

Timeline: Houthis' drone and missile attacks on Saudi targets

Houthis step up attacks on Saudi sites in what they call retaliation for Saudi-led bombing of Yemen's rebel-held areas.

Timeline: Houthis' drone and missile attacks on Saudi targets

Middle East

Yemen's war: Internally displaced people make plea for aid

Pushed out of their homes by the increase in fighting, Yemenis crowd camps lacking basic facilities and aid.

Middle East

Joint call by Saudi Arabia, UAE to end fighting in southern Yemen

Joint statement seeks to appear united as Gulf states 'reaffirm continued support for Yemen's legitimate government'.

Joint call by Saudi Arabia, UAE to end fighting in southern Yemen

Middle East

War in Yemen: Locusts welcomed amid food shortage

Locusts have become a valuable source of nutrition for many facing famine.

Yemen

US 'in talks with Houthis' in bid to end Yemen war: Official

Top US official says Washington is in talks with Houthi rebels to end the war, the first such contact in four years.

US 'in talks with Houthis' in bid to end Yemen war: Official

Yemen

US, France, Britain may be complicit in Yemen war crimes: UN

UN investigators have also compiled secret list of 160 'main actors' among Saudi, Emirati and Yemeni top brass.

US, France, Britain may be complicit in Yemen war crimes: UN

Inside Story

The growing human cost of the war in Yemen

At least 60 people were killed in Yemen air raid, raising the question who can hold Saudi-UAE-led coalition to account.

Yemen

UN calls for accountability in Saudi-led attack on Yemen prison

About 100 presumed dead in air raid on Houthi-run prison, making it the deadliest coalition attack so far this year.

UN calls for accountability in Saudi-led attack on Yemen prison

Middle East

Saudi-UAE-led coalition bombs Yemen prison, 'kills 60'

Houthi officials accuse Saudi-UAE-coalition of carrying out air raids that hit detention centre in Dhamar.

Middle East

Yemen: Aden offensive separatists arrest gov't supporters

Saudi-backed government and UAE-backed separatists want to control Aden before possible negotiations to end war.