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A UN report found that Iran violated an arms embargo after failing to block supplies to Yemen's Houthi rebels.

Military experts from Saudi Arabia have examined Israel's Iron Dome defence system used to intercept missiles, according to reports by a Swiss newspaper.

Saudi Arabia intercepts Yemen missile

The New Arab

Saudi Arabia intercepts Yemen missile

The missile fired into Saudi Arabia by Houthi rebels on Friday 'proves' Iranian support, said Riyadh.

Saudi Arabia's life or death mission in Yemen war

Khalid Al-Karimi

Saudi Arabia's life or death mission in Yemen war

Analysis: Three years of war have neither subdued the Houthis nor brought an overall victory to Saudi Arabia.

Dozens killed in fresh Yemen airstrikes, clashes

The New Arab

Dozens killed in fresh Yemen airstrikes, clashes

Seven members of the same family were among dozens killed in ongoing violence in Yemen, security and medical sources said on Monday.

Robert Springborg

Missiles are the weapon of the weak

Comment: Iran's arming of its proxies is unlikely to achieve military success, but asymmetric warfare puts huge pressure on Saudi Arabia's vulnerable political leadership, writes Robert Springborg.

Kyle W. Orton

Trump the anti-Obama targets Iran

Comment: If Trump has any one guiding principle, it is to be the anti-Obama - and on foreign policy, there are worse doctrines, writes Kyle ...

The New Arab

Blast, smoke as 'ballistic missile intercepted over Riyadh' [Concluded]

A blast has been reported in the Saudi capital, with Yemen's Houthi rebels claiming they have successfully launched a ballistic missile ...

Reza Marashi

Nikki Haley is not good at foreign policy

Comment: In a shameful performance at the UN, Nikki Haley cherry-picked her intelligence in a fashion eerily reminiscent of the 2002-2003 push ...

Houthi missile fired at Riyadh 'made in Iran': Haley Houthi missile fired at Riyadh 'made in Iran': Haley

The New Arab & agencies

Houthi missile fired at Riyadh 'made in Iran': Haley

US ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley said that a missile fired by the Houthi rebels at Saudi Arabia was made in Iran.

The New Arab & agencies

Guterres: Iran may be defying UN on missiles

The UN chief said in a report to the Security Council that the United Nations is investigating Iran's possible transfer of ballistic ...

US to present 'evidence' that Iran supplied Houthi <em>missiles</em>

The New Arab & agencies

US to present 'evidence' that Iran supplied Houthi missiles

US ambassador the the UN Nikki Haley is reportedly preparing to present evidence that Iran has been supplying Yemen's Houthi rebels with ...

UN calls on all sides in Yemen to 'de-escalate'

The New Arab & agencies

UN calls on all sides in Yemen to 'de-escalate'

The UN has called on all sides in Yemen to "de-escalate" and return to talks as the conflict there took an ominous turn with the killing of ...

Iran says missile programme not negotiable amid international pressure

The New Arab

Iran says missile programme not negotiable amid international pressure

Iranian foreign ministry reiterates to France its no negotiation stance on their missile programme

Yemen's Houthis 'fire <em>ballistic</em> missile' at UAE nuclear reactor

The New Arab & agencies

Yemen's Houthis 'fire ballistic missile' at UAE nuclear reactor

Yemen's Houthi rebels claimed to have fired a ballistic missile towards a nuclear power plant in the UAE capital of Abu Dhabi, the ...

The New Arab

Saudi Arabia intercepts second Yemen missile in a month

Saudi Arabia on Thursday intercepted and destroyed a ballistic missile fired from war-torn Yemen, as a UN investigation reveals Yemeni rebels had been using Iran-made missiles.

Gaja Pellegrini-Bettoli

Former Saudi spy: Lebanon’s crisis stems from Yemen

Indepth: The New Arab discussed with a former MI5 agent the reasons behind Saudi's reasons for pressuring Lebanon's delicate institutional ...

The New Arab

Iran's president says Arab League "worn-out and ineffective" body

Iranian president criticised the Arab League for supporting Saudi Arabia in its crimes against Yemen describing them as "worn-out and ...

The New Arab

Hizballah denies Saudi Arabia's accusations, declares end of IS

Hizballah chief Hassan Nasrallah has declared the defeat of the Islamic State group as a military force, but warned they will likely reappear ...

'Iranian aggression' slammed during emergency Arab League meeting

The New Arab

'Iranian aggression' slammed during emergency Arab League meeting

Arab foreign ministers slammed Iran and its allies during an emergency Arab League meeting in Cairo on Sunday, as regional tensions continue to ...

The New Arab & agencies

Lebanon foreign minister to boycott Arab League's Iran summit

Lebanon's foreign minister will not attend an Arab League meeting on Sunday called by Saudi Arabia to discuss 'violations' committed by Iran in ...

Iran: 'Biased' France is stoking Middle East tensions

The New Arab & agencies

Iran: 'Biased' France is stoking Middle East tensions

Iran's foreign ministry has accused France of echoing 'warmongering' Saudi concerns and stoking regional tensions between Tehran and Riyadh.

Riyadh 'to reopen' Yemen airports, seaports following international pressure

The New Arab

Riyadh 'to reopen' Yemen airports, seaports following international pressure

Riyadh has said that the Saudi-led coalition fighting rebels in Yemen will begin reopening airports and seaports, days after closing them over a ...

Arab League to meet on Iran at Saudi request

The New Arab & agencies

Arab League to meet on Iran at Saudi request

The Arab League will hold an extraordinary meeting next Sunday at the request of Saudi Arabia to discuss "violations" committed by Iran in the ...

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