Wednesday, 26 Jan 2022

Category: Politics

Lapid defends rejection of Mahmoud Abbas’ meeting requests

Published by Al-Araby Israeli Foreign Minister Yair Lapid defended his decision to decline repeated requests for meetings from Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas on Tuesday. He told Israel’s Army Radio he will meet Abbas only when there is political justification for it, saying this is currently “non-existent”, The New Arab’s Arabic-language sister service, Al-Araby Al-Jadeed, reported. […]

Two killed as Sudanese demand justice for crackdown victims

Published by Al-Araby Sudanese gathered to demand justice Monday for the scores killed in a months-long crackdown since a military coup — then two more were shot dead, according to medics. The latest killings by security forces came during demonstrations in the capital Khartoum by thousands calling for civilian rule, they said. An October 25 […]

Iran warns Saudi-led strikes on Yemen rebels worsen war

Published by Al-Araby Iran on Saturday condemned recent air strikes on rebel-held areas of Yemen, warning they make achieving peace in the war-torn country “more difficult”. The Saudi-led coalition has denied as “groundless” reports it carried out an air strike on a prison in Yemen’s rebel-held north that aid groups said killed at least 70 […]

Sudan military rulers ‘commit to inclusive dialogue’: US

Published by Al-Araby Sudan’s military leaders committed to “inclusive national dialogue” and the establishment of a civilian-led transitional government in a meeting with a high-level delegation from Washington, the US Embassy in Khartoum said Thursday. US special envoy for the Horn of Africa David Satterfield and Assistant Secretary of State Molly Phee met with the […]

Russian envoy discusses Syria with Saudi crown prince

Published by Al-Araby Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman on Thursday discussed developments in war-torn Syria with Russia’s special envoy, Saudi state TV reported. The Russian official, Alexander Lavrentiev, is visiting Riyadh to discuss bilateral ties as well, the channel said, without giving further details. Russia and Iran are providing critical military and political support […]

CEO of SFD Receives Iraqi Ambassador to Saudi Arabia

Riyadh, The CEO of Saudi Fund for Development (SFD) Sultan bin Abdulrahman Al-Marshad received here yesterday the Ambassador of the Republic of Iraq to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Dr. Abdulsattar Hadi Al-Janabi.During the meeting, they discussed a num…

Streets barricaded in Sudan over killing of protesters

Published by Al-Araby Sudanese people shuttered shops and barricaded streets with burning tires and rocks on Tuesday, staging angry rallies to protest against one of the bloodiest days since acoup derailed the country’s democratic transition. Security forces on Monday opened fire killing at least seven people as thousands marched against the army’s October 25 takeover, […]