Iran's Largest Navy Ship Catches Fire and Sinks in Gulf
The 680ft vessel caught fire under "mysterious circumstances" at around 2.25 a.m. local time on Wednesday, reported Tasnim News Agency.
Saudi Arabia Shouldn't Drive U.S. Policy on Iran
U.S. interests diverge from those of the Gulf states and deescalating tensions with Iran should be the primary objective.
Coronavirus Leaves Foreign Workers in the Gulf Stranded, Advocates Warn
Human rights groups have warned that poor workers in the Gulf cannot properly practise social distancing due to their poor living and working conditions.
Iran Warns the U.S. It's Playing a 'Very Dangerous Game'
Iran's top diplomat said his country was not interested in escalation, but Iranians "will defend ourselves" and such an escalation would mean "painful consequences" for both sides.
Could U.S. Defeat Iran's Navy? This Exercise Shows War Would Not Be Easy
"We get carried away by our weapons, firepower, superiority, technology, all this kind of stuff, and we fail to look at the human factor," diplomat Robert Oakley told Newsweek in 2003.
Iran Denies U.S. Reports of Secret Missile Boats, Says Neither Wants War
"I'm not a military man, but what I can tell you is that we do not fire missiles out of small boats," said Iran's U.N. ambassador Majid Takht Ravanchi.
U.S. Says Its on 'High Level of Alert' With Iran, Contradicting Coalition
Central Command said a U.K. coalition general's comments "run counter to the identified credible threats available to intelligence from U.S. and allies regarding Iranian backed forces in the region."
U.S. and Iran Respond to Attack That Raises Fears of Conflict
U.K. Foreign Minister Jeremy Hunt told reporters that "we are very worried about the risk of a conflict happening by accident, with an escalation that is unintended, really on either side."
Iran Begins War Game to Show Off New Submarine Missiles
The drills were designed "to protect the territorial waters of our country, maintain lines of communication and promote the flag of the Islamic Republic of Iran."
Iran to Launch War Games as U.S. Carrier Enters Gulf
"We pose no threat to any country but if the enemies seek to implement their malicious intentions and attack us we will be absolutely aggressive," the Revolutionary Guards ground forces chief said.
14-Year-Long Oil Spill Could Become Worst Ever in U.S.
"The Taylor offshore spill is threatening to overtake BP's Deepwater Horizon disaster as the largest ever," according to The Washington Post.
Saudi Arabia's Arab Allies Dismiss Khashoggi Rumors
President Donald Trump has refused to put at risk the United States' lucrative arms sales to Saudi Arabia.
Foe Ministers of Bahrain, Syria Hug and Kiss in Meeting
Bahrain's foreign minister surprised observers by saying that "the Syrian government is the ruler in Syria, and we work with countries even if we disagree with them."
'Controlled Burn' Torches Dozens of Homes in Florida
In the days after the fire, residents rummaged through the debris, searching for salvageable belongings amid the destruction.
Tropical Disturbance to Bring Rain to Texas
A mass of disorganized showers and thunderstorms is roiling in the Gulf of Mexico.
Forbes Wipes Saudi Billionaires From Rich List
The publication has said it is "impossible to know definitively who gave how much to whom when."
Iran, Turkey Are Part of 'Axis of Evil': Saudi Arabia
Saudi Arabia's crown prince reportedly accused Turkey of wanting a new caliphate and Iran of exporting revolution.
Yemen Rebels Submit Peace Plan to End War
Senior Ansar Allah official Mohammed Ali al-Houthi revealed a document presenting six points aimed to end the civil war in Yemen.
After Saudi Ritz Carlton Crackdown, What's Next?
The aftermath of the anti-corruption campaign will make or break Saudi Arabia's transformation.
Saudi Woman on Her 'Amazing' First Soccer Match
Lifelong football fan Sarah Algashgari was one of the first women to watch a live match in the Gulf Kingdom.
Saudi Arabia: Films Shown After 35-Year Cinema Ban Lift
But at least the kids might have liked it.
Uber Is Hiring Its First Women Drivers in Saudi Arabia
All drivers employed by Uber and its Dubai-based counterpart, Careem, were male.
Saudi Arabia: Gay Wedding Video Goes Viral
The clip of two men marrying each other went viral in the country.
Saudi Arabia and The Emperor's New Clothes
Why we can't afford to be wide-eyed over the Crown Prince's promises of change
What Does the Death of Saleh Mean for the Yemen War?
Saudi Arabia led the military intervention to reinstate Saleh's deputy Hadi as the legitimate ruler.
Jihadis Are Being Rehabilitated at Five-Star Resort
Riyadh's Mohammed bin Nayef Care Center offers a controversial de-radicalization strategy.
Why Lebanon's Prime Minister Saad Hariri Went to Riyadh
The Hariri melodrama was a warning shot to Iran from Riyadh and its Arab allies.
Saudi Prince Beating Trump In Time's Person Of The Year
The future Saudi leader is modernizing the Gulf Kingdom, and readers are buying into it.
New Cold War? Iran Sends Warships to Gulf of Mexico
Iran is looking to project its military power and establish ties abroad at a time when the U.S., Israel and Saudi Arabia have tried to isolate it.
Detained Saudi Royals Paying For Their Freedom
The Saudi government is looking to appropriate as much as two-thirds of a suspect's wealth.