Category Archives: POLITICS

Pakistan: Iran-Based Militants Behind Slaying of Security Personnel

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan alleged Saturday that anti-state militants operating out of terrorist camps inside Iran are behind this week's slaying of 14 security personnel in a remote southwestern Pakistani region, and Islamabad has formally shared credible ev...

OIC Secretary General Congratulates the People of Indonesia on Holding a Successful General Elections 2019

Jeddah, The Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) dispatched an Election Observation Mission (EOM) to the Republic of Indonesia to oversee its general elections.The OIC EOM monitored the elections held on 17 April 2019 in Jakarta and its suburbs an...

Iraqi PM arrives in Jeddah

Jeddah, Iraqi Prime Minister Adil Abdul Mahdi arrived in Jeddah today coming from Riyadh.At King Abdulaziz International airport, he was received by Prince Khalid Al-Faisal, Advisor to the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques and Governor of Makkah Region...

Runaway Saudi Sisters Plead for Help on Social Media

DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES, Two Saudi sisters appealed for help Wednesday from the former Soviet republic of Georgia after fleeing their country, in the latest case of runaways from the ultra-conservative kingdom using social media to seek asylum.Usin...

Explainer: What’s Next for Sudan After Bashir’s Fall?

KHARTOUM/CAIRO, Sudan's Omar al-Bashir has been ousted after three decades in power following months of mass protests. The military has announced a transitional period of up to two years followed by elections, but demonstrators are pushing for a quick ...

Report: Classified Note Confirms French Weaponry in Yemen

PARIS, French weapons are being used by the United Arab Emirates and Saudi Arabia in Yemen, according to a classified military note revealed on Monday which contradicts public statements from France's government.The note from the French military intell...