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Covid-19: A year of repression in the Middle East

07 April, 2021

In-depth: Amnesty International's annual report for 2020/21 reveals the scope of the abuses Middle Eastern governments perpetrated while the pandemic was raging.

Iran state TV acknowledges ship attacked in Red Sea

07 April, 2021

A cargo ship in the Red Sea, thought to be used by the Iranian Revolutionary Guard, has been attacked, with Israel being the main suspect.

Saudi district gears up for foreign firms

07 April, 2021

After a change in the law that says foreign firms must open headquarters in the Saudi capital, the Gulf nation is preparing to take on Dubai.

Jordan's crackdown on dissent

07 April, 2021

Comment: Feeling threatened by protests, high unemployment, and a dismal economy, King Abdullah may see this as a useful excuse to clamp down on any criticism, writes Annelle Sheline.

US 'concerned' over Saudi aid worker's 20-year jail term

06 April, 2021

The US expressed concern after a Saudi aid worker was sentenced to 20 years in jail.

Companies pursuing Saudi Arabia over unpaid Riyadh metro bills

06 April, 2021

The payments dispute was reportedly escalated to a diplomatic level last year over payments for the Riyadh metro

Saudi coalition kills wanted Houthi commander in Yemen’s Marib

06 April, 2021

Abdul Latif Hammoud, a Houthi commander who had a $5 million bounty on his head was killed by the Saudi-led coalition in Marib.

Saudi human rights activist sentenced to 20 years

06 April, 2021

Abdul Rahman Al-Sadhan has been sentenced to 20 years in prison and given a 20 year travel ban for allegedly running an anonymous social media account.

Jordanian FM meets with Saudi counterpart after 'coup attempt'

06 April, 2021

The statement by Amman’s foreign ministry made no mention of reported demands by Saudi officials to secure the release of the ex-head of Jordan’s royal court, Bassem Awadullah.

New audio 'undermines' Jordan's claims of foreign plot

06 April, 2021

A new audio recording indicates that Jordanian authorities tried to silence a former crown prince for meeting with internal critics.

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