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Paul Ryan tours Middle East to 'smash Iranian threat'

26 January, 2018

The US house speaker said in the UAE that Washington wants to challenge Iran's ability to threaten the region with ballistic missiles and stop its expansion across the Middle East.

Yemen rebels 'ban aid agencies' as airstrikes kill civilians

24 January, 2018

The UN say that rebels have banned over 35 aid agencies carrying out critical health work in the besieged country, as more civilians are reported killed after airstrikes in Saada

A shoo-in for Sisi in Egypt's presidential election

23 January, 2018

Comment: Sisi's adversaries could gain widespread support, but so far, many of those who put themselves forward are already out of the running, writes Jamal Boukhari.

Germany stops weapons sales to countries fighting in Yemen

19 January, 2018

Germany's government said on Friday it would "immediately" stop weapons sales to countries involved in the Yemen conflict, including major customer Saudi Arabia.

UAE removes Qatar from its Louvre museum map

19 January, 2018

Pictures have emerged on social media showing the Qatar peninsula has been removed from a map in the children's section of UAE's flagship Louvre museum.

GCC crisis: What's behind Trump's volte-face on Qatar?

19 January, 2018

Comment: If America cannot bring the two sides to negotiate a settlement, it would be a huge blow to its standing in the region, writes Anthony Harwood.

Currency rise raises hopes in war-torn Yemen

19 January, 2018

A sharp rise in the value of Yemen's riyal offers hope for improved living conditions for millions in the war-torn country.

Prominent Egyptian scholar Qaradawi sentenced to life in prison

18 January, 2018

Prominent Egypt-born scholar Yusuf al-Qaradawi who heads the Doha-based International Union of Muslim Scholars has been sentenced to life in prison for 'incitement to murder' among other charges.

Saudi cleric hospitalised after five months in solitary confinement

18 January, 2018

Awda was arrested after posting a tweet welcoming reports of a possible reconciliation between Saudi Arabia and Qatar. He has now been hospitalised after almost five months in solitary confinement.

Nephew of slain ex-president not welcome in south Yemen

16 January, 2018

Houthi rebels have been searching for Tareq Saleh for weeks, storming scores of homes in Sanaa to find him.

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