The Saudi-led coalition fighting against Houthi rebels in Yemen confirmed the killing of 12 soldiers in a helicopter crash on Tuesday.
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.
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.
Libya's General Khalifa Haftar met with a senior US military official during a visit to the United Arab Emirates on Monday, a source revealed to The New Arab.
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.
US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson issued the ultimatum to Russia on Tuesday as he embarked on a trip to Moscow following meetings in Italy with top diplomats on Syria.
Smugglers attempting to transport drugs into the United Arab Emirates are exploiting young people, in a growing trend attempting to bypass custom officials.
Comment: Hamas' new charter might be more moderate, and make explicit reference to the two-state solution. Daoud Kuttab asks: Could this be key to their political integration?