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President Donald Trump came under pressure to step down or face impeachment.

Two members of President Donald Trump's cabinet resigned in protest over the storming of the Capitol by a mob of his supporters.

Trump to skip Biden inauguration after presidency implodes

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Trump to skip Biden inauguration after presidency implodes

In one of the first tweets since he has had his account unblocked, Trump has vowed not to attend the presidential inauguration of Joe Biden.

Blackwater Iraq killings 'akin to My Lai massacre': investigator

The New Arab Staff

Blackwater Iraq killings 'akin to My Lai massacre': investigator

FBI investigator John Patarini said he was 'disgusted' with President Trump's actions.

Kamala Harris leads record wave of elected women

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Kamala Harris leads record wave of elected women

Kamala Harris is set to become the first female vice president in United States history; she will also be the first Black or South Asian vice ...

The New Arab & agencies

US investigates Harvard and Yale over Saudi funding

The US Department of Education believes elite universities have been under reporting hundreds of millions of dollars in foreign gifts and contracts.

James Reinl

UAE officials identified as go-betweens in Mueller report

A heavily-redacted version of the long-awaited 448-page document was released on Thursday. It shows that UAE officials were instrumental in ...

Ali M Latifi

Erik Prince bids for privatising Afghanistan war

Erik Prince is trying to drum up business for his mercenary corporation of guns for hire, claiming he can reduce costs in Washington's ...

CJ Werleman

Erik Prince's plan to privatise the war in Afghanistan

Comment: Former Blackwater chief Erik Prince is back, and trying convince Trump to privatise military operations in Afghanistan, writes CJ ...

Top Emirati air force commander revealed as American mercenary

The New Arab

Top Emirati air force commander revealed as American mercenary

Boom and bust: A UAE commander has been revealed as former US military officer and breast enhancement salesman Stephen Toumajan.

Andrew Leber

Trump, Tillerson and the State of disarray

Comment: Rex Tillerson's departure leaves Secretary of Defense James Mattis as the lone, relative voice of restraint on US policy in the Middle ...

State of disarray

Andrew Leber

State of disarray

Comment: Rex Tillerson's departure leaves Secretary of Defense James Mattis as the lone, relative voice of restraint on US policy in the Middle ...

Blackwater founder says mercenaries should tackle Libya migrant crisis

The New Arab

Blackwater founder says mercenaries should tackle Libya migrant crisis

Founder of private military company Blackwater, Erik Prince, has suggested mercenaries should police migrants within Libya, saying his plan ...

US court overturns Blackwater guard's conviction over Baghdad massacre US court overturns Blackwater guard's conviction over Baghdad massacre

The New Arab

US court overturns Blackwater guard's conviction over Baghdad massacre

A US appeals court has overturned a former Blackwater guard's conviction over the massacre of 17 unarmed Iraqis in Baghdad in 2007.

The UAE is 'employing' Blackwater to run its army

The New Arab

The UAE is 'employing' Blackwater to run its army

Reports are emerging of ex-Blackwater CEO's increasing involvement in the UAE's military affairs, with few, if any, UAE citizens actually ...

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