Happy Friday! Jim Cramer's ready to close out the week with some thoughts on the jobs report, which was released Friday morning, and why he and TheStreet's London Bureau Chief, Martin Baccardax, chose..
According to a report by Business Insider, Saudi Arabia and its allies are paying Sudanese soldiers, many of whom are between the ages of 14 and 17, as much as 10,000 dollars to fight in their brutal..
Yemenis have traded accusations over shelling reported in the lifeline port city of Hodeidah after a truce came into effect. But the United Nations is bringing the warring sides together to discuss the..
A ceasefire in Yemen is set to go into effect Tuesday in a key port city. Fighting between a Saudi-led coalition and Iranian-backed rebels has pushed millions to the brink of famine. Elizabeth Palmer..
The US Senate delivered a rare double rebuke to President Trump on Saudi Arabia, voting to end U.S. military support for the war in Yemen and blame the Saudi crown prince for the murder of journalist..
Senators voted Thursday to recommend that the U.S. end its assistance to Saudi Arabia for the war in Yemen and put the blame for the death of journalist Jamal Khashoggi squarely on Saudi Crown Prince..
The United States Senate passed a historic resolution Thursday to stop U.S. military support for the Saudi-led coalition fighting in Yemen. This is the first time ever that the Senate has voted to end..
Watch VideoSecretary of State Mike Pompeo sat down with Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman in Saudi Arabia on Monday.
According to the U.S. embassy in Riyadh, Pompeo and the crown prince agreed on.. Newsy - Published
The Yemeni Army and Popular Committee forces flew a combat drone to strike Saudi military camps in the border region of Asir.
The Arabic-language al-Masirah TV reported that a Yemeni ‘Qasif K-2’.. Eurasia Review - Published
Civil defense forces in Yemen’s port city of Aden fought to extinguish a fire at an oil refinery on Friday, sparked hours earlier by an explosion, the cause of which was still unknown, the refinery.. WorldNews - Published
A Saudi-led military coalition destroyed a communication and control center used to direct drones deployed by Yemen's Houthi group, Saudi state TV al-Ekhbariya reported on Friday, citing a coalition.. Reuters - Published Also reported by •Reuters India
A bomb-capable drone controlled by Houthi rebels exploded over a military parade for the Saudi-led coalition and its allies on Thursday near the southern port city of Aden, killing at least six people. France 24 - Published
SANAA, Yemen (AP) — Yemeni officials say a rebel airstrike has hit a military parade outside the southern port city of Aden, killing several troops from the Saudi-led coalition.The pro-rebel news.. New Zealand Herald - Published Also reported by •Seattle Times
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will travel to eight Middle East capitals next week for talks on security expected to focus on Yemen, Syria and Iran.
UN envoy for Yemen Martin Griffiths will also.. Eurasia Review - Published
· A comedian said Saudi Arabia encouraged more people to watch his show *"Patriot Act"* by making Netflix remove an episode.
· *Hasan Minhaj criticized Saudi Arabia on his show, accusing it of.. Business Insider - Published
The global terrorist and extremist threat is likely to persist in 2019 as the Islamic State (IS) terrorist group goes through a phase of re-adaptation and de-centralisation. This threat will remain.. Eurasia Review - Published
Netflix faced criticism Wednesday from human rights groups for pulling an episode in Saudi Arabia of comedian Hasan Minhaj’s “Patriot Act” series that criticized the kingdom’s powerful crown.. SFGate - Published Also reported by •Seattle Times
The host, comedian Hasan Minhaj, used his series' second episode to lambaste that nation's crown prince over the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi and the Saudi-led war in Yemen. Newsday - Published Also reported by •Seattle Times
· *Netflix pulled an episode of Hasan Minhaj's "Patriot Act" in Saudi Arabia that was critical of the kingdom and accused it of covering up the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi to protect its.. Business Insider - Published
Eighteen months after a Saudi-led blockade was imposed, Qatar isn't just moving on but planning to move ahead. The desert country shows it has the gumption — and the money — to brook frosty.. Deutsche Welle - Published
The Bahrain Court of Cassation, the country’s court of last resort, on December 31, 2018 upheld a five-year sentence for Nabeel Rajab, a prominent human rights defender, Human Rights Watch.. Eurasia Review - Published
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — A court in Bahrain has upheld a five-year prison sentence against prominent activist Nabeel Rajab over tweets alleging torture at a prison in his country and.. New Zealand Herald - Published Also reported by •Seattle Times
SANAA: Buthaina Mansur al-Rimi's life has changed drastically since last year -- orphaned in Sanaa, the little girl controversially ended up in Saudi Arabia for medical care and has just returned to.. WorldNews - Published Also reported by •IndiaTimes
By Marwa Rashad and Katie Paul RIYADH/DUBAI (Reuters) - Saudi Arabia's king put a veteran former finance minister in charge of foreign affairs on Thursday, aiming to improve the kingdom's image after.. Firstpost - Published
Even as Saudi Arabia has scrambled to prevent a bust in the oil market, so far failing to head off a dramatic price slide, Russia seems just fine with prices where they are. Russia is a key piece of.. OilPrice.com - Published
Since its inception in 1981, Gulf Cooperation Council has been an umbrella for the countries in the gulf region to foster socio-economic, cultural and security cooperation. Moreover, the fact cannot be.. Eurasia Review - Published
AMMAN (Reuters) - Newly formed Yemeni airline Queen Bilqis Airways launched regular commercial flights on Saturday from the southern government-held port city of Aden to the Jordanian capital Amman,.. Firstpost - Published
By Mohammed Ghobari ADEN (Reuters) - Explosions rocked Yemen's Red Sea city of Hodeidah for a second day on Wednesday despite a U.N.-mediated ceasefire meant to pave the way for peace negotiations to.. Firstpost - Published
Twenty years ago, a small delegation organized by Voices in the Wilderness lived in Baghdad while U.S. cruise missiles attacked more than 100 targets in Iraq. Following four days of bombing, known as.. Eurasia Review - Published
The Saudi-led coalition bombed an air base in Yemen's rebel-held capital on Wednesday as a local cease-fire held around the Red Sea port city of Hodeida. In comments… Japan Today - Published Also reported by •FOXNews.com
Both sides in the Yemen civil war blamed each other on Wednesday for violating a United Nations-mediated ceasefire in Hodeidah which was intended to avoid an all-out battle in the key Red Sea port city.. WorldNews - Published
CAIRO (AP) — The Saudi-led coalition bombed an air base in Yemen's rebel-held capital on Wednesday as a local cease-fire held around the Red Sea port city of Hodeida. In comments aired by Saudi.. WorldNews - Published
SANAA - A hard-won truce in the battleground Yemeni city of Hodeida will collapse if rebel violations persist and the United Nations does not intervene, the Saudi-led coalition said on Wednesday. Bangkok Post - Published
DUBAI - A hard-won truce in the battleground Yemeni city of Hodeida will collapse if rebel violations persist and the United Nations does not intervene, the Saudi-led coalition said on Wednesday. Bangkok Post - Published
Watch VideoWarring parties in Yemen reportedly did not immediately stop their fighting after a cease-fire went into effect at midnight local time Tuesday.
Following U.N.-sponsored peace talks in.. Newsy - Published