Saudi Arabia

Princes and top officials remain jailed in Saudi Arabia: report

Many held as part of kingdom's 'anti-corruption purge' face no official charges, sources tell Wall Street Journal.

Princes and top officials remain jailed in Saudi Arabia: report

Yemen

'Over 100,000 fled Hodeidah' after Saudi-UAE offensive

Nearly 80,000 people have been assisted with life-saving support due to fierce attacks by Saudi-led coalition forces.

UN: More than 121,000 Yemenis have fled Hodeidah

Yemen

Yemeni, Saudi and UAE forces hit rebel positions outside Hudaida

Hudaida is the latest battlefront in Yemen war that has killed up to 10,000 people since 2015, including 2,200 children.

Yemeni, Saudi and UAE forces hit rebel positions outside Hudaida

Business & Economy

Saudi agrees to US request to pump more oil

Kingdom is prepared to utilise its spare production capacity to deal with changes in the levels of supply and demand.

Saudi agrees to US request to pump more oil

Yemen

UNICEF chief condemns Yemen's 'carnage'

UNICEF estimates that 2,200 children have so far been killed and 3,400 others injured in the war-torn country.

UNICEF chief condemns Yemen's 'carnage'

Middle East

US aims to reduce Iran's oil revenue to zero

US State Department says Washington's goal is to get as many countries as possible down to zero Iranian oil imports.

US aims to reduce Iran's oil revenue to zero

Iran

Iran vows to thwart US efforts to block its oil exports

Tehran says it will allow private companies to export crude oil to counter Washington's bid in stemming its exports.

Iran vows to thwart US efforts to block its oil exports

Business & Economy

Riyadh coy as Trump says Saudi king agrees to raise oil output

Saudi state media confirms phone call between two leaders but makes no mention of figure tweeted by US president.

Riyadh coy as Trump says Saudi king agrees to raise oil output

United Arab Emirates

Trump confidant was willing to share information with UAE: report

Leaked emails show a close working relationship between the Emiratis and Trump's circle while he was still a candidate.

Turkey

'Jordan, Palestine and Saudi Arabia warn Israel against Turkey'

Israeli daily Haaretz alleges the three Arab states have warned Israel of creeping Turkish influence in East Jerusalem.

'Jordan, Palestine and Saudi Arabia warn Israel against Turkey'

Malaysia

Malaysia to withdraw troops stationed in Saudi Arabia

Malaysia's Defence Minister Mohammed Sabu says new government's decision reflects country's neutrality in the region.

Malaysia to withdraw troops stationed in Saudi Arabia

Inside Story

Why are children being used as soldiers in Yemen?

Both pro-government forces and Houthis are accused of enlisting children to fight.

Saudi Arabia

Saudis arrest another women's right activist

The arrest of Hatoon al-Fassi is part of Riyadh's crackdown on activists in the kingdom.

Saudis arrest another women's right activist

Middle East

UN: Saudi-led coalition behind most Yemen child casualties

A UN report says 370 children out of a total of 552 were killed in 2017 by air attacks carried out by the coalition.

UN: Saudi-led coalition behind most Yemen child casualties

Middle East

Saudi says two Houthi missiles intercepted over Riyadh

Yemen's Houthis have fired series of missiles in recent months in retaliation to air raids by Saudi-Emirati coalition.

Saudi says two Houthi missiles intercepted over Riyadh