• Government Policy
    Yemen’s Houthis ‘attack Saudi cities, oil facilities’

    Published by Al-Araby Yemen’s Iran-aligned Houthi movement said on Saturday it had fired 14 drones at several Saudi Arabian cities, including at Saudi Aramco facilities in Jeddah. The Houthi military spokesman Yahya Sarea said in a televised press conference that the group had attacked Aramco’s refineries in Jeddah as well as military targets in Riyadh, […]

  • Entertainment
    Outrage after former Mecca imam appears in Saudi games promo

    Published by Al-Araby A former imam of the Grand Mosque in Meccahas been widely criticised after appearing in a promotional video clip for a combat game event as part of the Riyadh Season 2021. Adil al-Kalbani appeared in a video posted to Twitter on Thursday by Saudi Arabia’s Entertainment Authority chief, Turki Al Sheikh, promoting […]

  • Iranian Revolutionary Guards Claim Seized Oil Tanker Smuggling Diesel

    CAIRO — Arab media is reporting that Iranian gunboats stopped an oil tanker in the Persian Gulf Saturday and detained all 11 crew members. Iran’s state-run Fars News Agency said neither the ship’s nation of origin nor crew member nationalities were immediately clear, but that the tanker was smuggling diesel when seized by a naval unit […]

  • OIC-IPHRC Holds Its 18th Session tomorrow

    Jeddah, The Independent Permanent Human Rights Commission (IPHRC) of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) is scheduled to hold its 18th ordinary session during the period from 21 to 25 November 2021, at the headquarters of the General Secretariat of the organization in Jeddah, in the presence of representatives of both member and observer states […]

  • KSrelief Distributes 3,926 Winter Bags to Earthquake-affected People in Harnai District of Pakistan

    Balochistan, Pakistan, King Salman Humanitarian Aid and Relief Center (KSrelief) has distributed on November 18th 3,926 winter bags, its third batch to people affected by the earthquake in Harnai district, affiliated to the Pakistani province of Balochistan, benefiting 27,428 people. The assistance comes within the framework of the Riyadh-based KSrelief’s project to distribute winter clothing […]