A Saudi general has stepped back from previous comments he made claiming that Egypt had offered to send up to 40,000 ground troops to Yemen to fight Houthi rebels.
Egypt's president Sisi had proposed sending 40 thousand Egyptian ground forces to Yemen to fight with the Saudi-led Arab coalition against the Houthi rebels, a Saudi general has revealed.
The long read: Nael Shama asks what future lies ahead for Arab societies, if the choice - six years after the Arab Spring, is between tyrannical regimes and Islamist parties.
Mahmoud Abbas says he will take 'unprecedented steps' to end the political division between his West Bank based autonomy government and the Hamas run Gaza Strip.
Comment: Post-Brexit, the UK is looking to increase its trading relationship with the UAE, and has failed to condemn recent escalating repression in the Gulf state, writes Joe Odell.
Pressure is piling on Rodrigo Duterte to deal with the issue of Filipino workers not receiving their salaries in Saudi Arabia.
An officer and five troops were killed while on duty in Yemen, the Sudanese military said in a rare announcement made on Tuesday.
A Stern Centre for Business and Human Rights study found that Asian migrants workers face exploitation trying to get a job in the multi-billion dollar construction industry in Arab Gulf.
Iraqi cleric Moqtada al-Sadr Tuesday warned Syrian President Bashar Assad that he risked suffering the same fate as slain Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi if he did not step down.
Filipino President Rodrigo Duterte will discuss investment opportunities and the welfare of Filipino workers during his tour in the Gulf, including in Saudi Arabia, Bahrain and Qatar.