The United States believes the attacks that crippled Saudi Arabian oil facilities last weekend originated in southwestern Iran.
18 Sep 2019 1:32 PM
Dubbed 'King Bibi' by his supporters, Netanyahu had already been stung by his failure to form a government after an election in April.
18 Sep 2019 10:38 AM
Riyadh pumps some 9.9 million barrels per day (bpd) of which around 7.0 million bpd are exported, mostly to Asian markets.
18 Sep 2019 8:52 AM
The attack on Saudi Arabia’s largest oil processing plant disrupted more than half of its daily exports.
17 Sep 2019 2:12 PM
The casualties include women and children.
16 Sep 2019 7:17 PM
The attacks in Abqaiq and Khurais knocked down some 5.7 million barrels per day.
15 Sep 2019 3:07 PM
Since the withdrawal, the United States has slapped crippling sanctions on Iran as part of a campaign of 'maximum pressure'.
15 Sep 2019 2:56 PM
Netanyahu, the country's longest-serving prime minister, has dominated the political discourse during the campaign.
15 Sep 2019 2:43 PM
Saudi Arabia, a key ally of Washington, has repeatedly accused Iran of supplying arms to the rebels.
15 Sep 2019 8:34 AM
The attacks come as Saudi Arabia, accelerates preparations for a much-anticipated initial public offering of Aramco.
14 Sep 2019 6:21 PM
Al-Qaida-claimed suicide bombers tried but failed to attack the oil complex in February 2006.
14 Sep 2019 11:17 AM
Al-Zawahri’s speech was recorded in a 33-minute, 28-second video produced by the group’s as-Sahab Media Foundation.
12 Sep 2019 8:11 AM
The Israeli military said 15 targets were hit, including a weapons manufacturing facility.
11 Sep 2019 11:40 AM
Iran's crude oil exports were slashed by more than 80 pc due to re-imposed sanctions by US after Trump exited Iran's 2015 nuclear deal.
09 Sep 2019 12:16 PM
Trump on Saturday announced that he was calling off the peace negotiations with the Taliban.
09 Sep 2019 8:24 AM
The new energy minister is an older half-brother to the crown prince, Mohammad Bin Salman, and an experienced oil industry figure in Saudi.
08 Sep 2019 4:46 PM
Iranian and Syrian officials have not acknowledged the vessel’s presence there.
07 Sep 2019 3:10 PM
Iran and three European countries -- Britain, France and Germany -- have been engaged in talks to try to save the nuclear deal.
06 Sep 2019 10:18 AM
Iranian president had also said Tehran and the European powers had been getting closer to an agreement on a way to resolve burning issues.
05 Sep 2019 12:21 PM
The U.S. Navy is trying to put together a new coalition of nations to counter what it sees as a renewed maritime threat from Iran.
03 Sep 2019 3:45 PM