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Australia says citizen freed in Yemen with Oman’s help

24 May, 2017

Australia’s Foreign Ministry confirmed on Wednesday that an Australian citizen kidnapped in Yemen last year has been released following assistance by the sultanate of Oman.

Saudi Arabia counting down the seconds until Trump arrives

17 May, 2017

Saudi Arabia is literally counting down the days, hours, minutes and seconds until Donald Trump lands in the kingdom for his first overseas trip as US president this weekend.

Oman and UK to hold military exercise next year

17 May, 2017

The UK and Oman will hold their third joint military exercise in 2018, officials said, after a meeting between the two nations in London.

Strained relations: Houthis shut down pro-Saleh newspaper

16 May, 2017

The General People's Congress lost its mouthpiece publication on Tuesday, after Houthi rebels banned the al-Mithaq newspaper, in what seems to be deepening tensions between the former allies.

The rebel returns: This week in Middle East football

15 May, 2017

Blog: Syria's star striker (and rebel supporter) Omar al-Somah returns to the Syrian national squad, while all eyes turn to the Asian Champions League and the AFC Cup.

No easing of UAE vegetable ban, following pesticide outrage

12 May, 2017

The UAE said a ban on imported vegetables found with high levels of pesticides will remain in place despite the request of Jordanian farmers to annul the measures.

Houthi-Saleh divorce? Yemen's former president reaches out to Saudis

10 May, 2017

Former Yemeni President Ali Abdullah Saleh has said he was open to the idea of negotiations with rival Saudi Arabia, as tensions with his Houthi allies worsen.

Could Yemen's peace talks start in May?

26 April, 2017

The UN's special Yemen envoy said a new round of peace talks could begin before the end of May, as concern grows over the country's humanitarian crisis.

How Labneh led Lebanon high on world health rankings

25 April, 2017

Lebanon is the healthiest Arab country, according to the Bloomberg 2017 Global Health Index report released last month. And here's why...

This Omani imam won $640,000, and turned it down

20 April, 2017

A 70-year-old Muslim imam in Oman won a prize of hundreds of thousands of dollars in a raffle but returned the money to the bank, due to religious obligations.

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