Sweden’s NATO accession bid hit by repeated rows with Turkey

ANKARA: Sweden’s bid for NATO membership faces a dead end, analysts said. Relations were further strained…

Turkish foreign minister to visit US as Ankara steps up diplomatic efforts

ANKARA: Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu has announced he will visit the US this month, as…

Christians in Saudi Arabia get their Christmas fix in era of religious tolerance

JEDDAH/RIYADH: Christmas shopping in Saudi Arabia is unremarkable compared to just a few years ago, reflecting…

Turkish doctor on ‘terror’ trial over chemical arms comment

JEDDAH: Israel’s intelligence chief warned on Friday that Iran is planning renewed attacks on Gulf countries…

French federation to go after abusers of World Cup players

Dubai: UAE’s T20 cricket league, DP World International League T20 continues to make rapid strides towards…

Zelensky’s talks with other leaders signal diplomatic flurry around Ukraine

LONDON: Pro-Palestinian activists raided a US arms factory in Wales this week, according to local media…

Iranian currency falls to record low against dollar amid anti-govt protests

Ramallah: More than 1.5 million Palestinian citizens in Israel are facing a wave of violence and…

After climate talks, world leaders visit Egypt’s tourist attractions

AL-MUKALLA: Omani mediators have been unable to convince the Iran-backed Houthis to renew a UN-brokered ceasefire,…

As Turkey prepared for its centenary, our relationship with Saudi Arabia goes from strength to strength

As Turkey prepares for its centenary, our ties with Saudi Arabia will grow stronger Image: Shutterstock…

Bahrain’s King receives UAE foreign minister in Manama  

BERLIN: Tens of thousands of people marched in Berlin on Saturday in a demonstration of support…