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REVEALED: The secret US-Iran deal that installed Kadhimi in Baghdad

Tehran ordered Shia factions to back prime minister in return for Washington 'looking the other way' over release of assets targeted by sanctions, Iraqi...
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Coronavirus: Libyans brace for uncertainty as the country battles war, economy and virus

Some fear Libya's already fragile health system could collapse under the burden of rising Covid-19 cases Workers in full protective suits carry out a sanitisation...
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Coronavirus: Wheat shortages and rising food prices spell disaster for cash-strapped Lebanon

Restrictive measures taken to tackle Covid-19 pandemic, coupled with a pre-existing economic crisis, have affected Lebanon's food security Employees wearing personal protective equipment pack bread...
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Coronavirus: Saudi Arabia suspends prayers in holy mosques of Mecca and Medina

The kingdom, which has 274 confirmed cases, has banned entry to sites to stem spread of Covid-19 Saudi Arabia, which hosts two of Islam's holiest...
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Saudi oil price cuts spark biggest falls since 1991 Gulf War

In shock move, Riyadh slashes prices after Russia blocked a bid to cut output aimed at countering coronavirus impact The collapse in oil prices added...
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Top US general recommends nixing sale of F-35 fighter jets to Turkey

Curtis Scaparrotti says Turkey's promise to purchase Russian military technology should deter US from selling fighter jets Turkey aims to revitalise its fleet by planning...

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Ramadan lights brighten spirits for Michigan Muslims under lockdown

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Homes across the city of Dearborn are putting on light displays to mark the Muslim holy month amid the coronavirus crisis Some Muslims in Michigan...

Twitter and Facebook are no longer safe for us, say prominent...

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Social media companies' policies have had 'real life consequences' for thousands of Arab users, activists say in open letter Saudi Arabia's then Deputy Crown Prince...