"The Peace Prize is for peace, not for being a nice guy. Netanyahu brought peace," says one of the Israeli prime minister's supporters. Others—including the Palestinians—don't see it that way.
A Saudi court on Monday sentenced eight unnamed people for between seven and 20 years for killing the journalist in 2018, but critics say the masterminds have escaped punishment.
It would be very foolish and shortsighted for the U.S. to cede Middle East influence to China.
Any and all forms of Iranian appeasement must be taken off the table.
The Israel-UAE agreement is an example of how the Jewish state can become accepted in a majority-Muslim region—but peace with the Palestinians needs to be accomplished first.
The clip shows the man riding on the back of a whale shark, which is an endangered species.
"We think that there's momentum for some additional parties to join and to normalize relations with Israel," said National Security Adviser Robert O'Brien.
The Saudis are unlikely to quickly follow in the footsteps of their Emirati neighbors, who announced the normalization of ties with Israel on Thursday.
Immediate peace with Israel would pay dividends for the Sunni Gulf states.
Erdogan's forcible conversion of the museum and cathedral flies in the face of Islamic tradition, and underscores the need for mature, tolerant Islam worldwide.
In a wide-ranging interview, the president's senior adviser (and son-in-law) discussed his work on criminal justice reform, the COVID-19 crisis and why African Americans should vote for Trump.
The World Trade Organization brushed aside a Saudi attempt to lean back on national security in a content piracy dispute with Qatar. This clashes with the position of the current Administration on trade—and sovereignty.
Most Muslims worldwide struggle to afford the pilgrimage to Mecca. This year's decision to shift it online is a result of the pandemic, but it also means dramatically widening access to this key obligation for the world's 2 billion Muslims.
The Kingdom garnered praise for announcing the decree—but it was never published, and it's unclear whether or not it even applies to the thirteen currently on death row for offenses allegedly committed when they were children.
May 15 marks two years since Loujain al-Hathloul was arrested and detained in Saudi Arabia.
Bombed civilians, a murdered journalist and jailed activists have not yet stopped the Saudi Crown Prince from getting his own way. But perhaps Saudi's dire record of piracy will block him from buying a leading soccer club.
The prospect of a future without fossil fuels—previewed last week by the drop in demand caused by the global coronavirus pandemic—will require Gulf countries to change not just their economies, but the very basis of their social contracts.
Saudi King Salman also ordered that some businesses be allowed to reopen as the kingdom loosened lockdown measures.
Nobody will even tell me where my husband's body is being kept.
On Monday, prices on the May contract for West Texas Intermediate crude futures fell to their lowest point since March 1999.
Demand for oil has dropped dramatically as the market has been flooded with barrels of crude, which are trading at just under $20.
All other members of OPEC agreed to cut 10 million barrels a day in production, a 23 percent reduction of the group's baseline.
There have now been 2,932 confirmed COVID-19 cases in the kingdom, with 41 deaths and 631 recoveries, according to Johns Hopkins University.
Russia and OPEC representatives will meet Thursday following reports that a deal to end the price war is near.
"We're going to take care of our energy business. ... If I have to do something to protect thousands or tens of thousands of energy workers and our great companies that produce all these jobs, I'll do whatever I have to do," Trump said.
The Art of the Oil Deal? The president came to believe that the Saudis' oil-price war was targeting the U.S., not just Russia.
The social network took action yesterday after multiple researchers flagged over 9,000 profiles that appeared to be spreading content promoting the political interests of the UAE and Saudi Arabia.
President Donald Trump meets U.S. energy company CEOs on Friday after a week of diplomacy to end an oil price war between Russia and Saudi Arabia.