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The White House on Wednesday said an intelligence report on the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi will be released "soon".

The US is expected to release a damning report on the murder of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi.

US Committee urges release of report on Khashoggi's killing

The New Arab Staff

US Committee urges release of report on Khashoggi's killing

Publishing the report would ensure that Washington officially recognises Riyadh as responsible for the killing of journalist, Jamal Khashoggi.

Iran assassination could 'undercut' Biden's diplomatic options

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Iran assassination could 'undercut' Biden's diplomatic options

The killing of Iran's top nuclear scientist severely complicating plans by US President-elect Joe Biden to resume dialogue with the Islamic ...

Iran accuses Israel of assassinating scientist and seeking 'chaos'

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Iran accuses Israel of assassinating scientist and seeking 'chaos'

Iran's president on Saturday accused arch-foe Israel of acting as a US "mercenary" and seeking to create chaos following the assassination of ...

The New Arab Staff

Iran's Rouhani accuses 'mercenary' Israel of scientist assassination

Iran's arch-enemy Israel was accused by Iran's President Hassan Rouhani of acting as a mercenary for the US.

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Ex-CIA chief condemns 'criminal' assassination of Iranian scientist

Former CIA head John Brennan strongly condemned the assassination of a top Iranian nuclear scientist.

The New Arab Staff

Ex-CIA director says Trump's MbS White House invitation 'outrageous'

The former US intelligence chief has said it would be an 'outrageous' idea to invite Saudi Arabia's crown prince to Washington.

The New Arab Staff

Trump, Kushner gave pass for Khashoggi murder: ex-CIA chief

Former CIA chief John Brennan also described Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman as a 'quintessential authoritarian leader.'

MbS encouraged Russia's military intervention in Syria, lawsuit claims

The New Arab Staff

MbS encouraged Russia's military intervention in Syria, lawsuit claims

A lawsuit filed by a former Saudi intelligence official says that in 2015, MbS was in communications with Putin, 'encouraging Russian ...

The New Arab Staff

Saudi Arabia's MbS demands $15 billion from jailed prince

Saudi prince Mohammed bin Nayef, jailed earlier this year, is facing major corruption charges.

Death to transparency

Usaid Siddiqui

Death to transparency

Comment: Trump has gutted the only initiative that provided anything resembling a form of transparency, writes Usaid Siddiqui.

Iranian FM Javad Zarif mocks Trump statement on MbS

The New Arab & agencies

Iranian FM Javad Zarif mocks Trump statement on MbS

Trump's statement on Saudi Arabia opened with a litany of complaints against Iran, which he used to justify his continued backing of Saudi Crown ...

Trump is manufacturing a crisis with Iran

CJ Werleman

Trump is manufacturing a crisis with Iran

Comment: Trump will invoke fears of a catastrophic US-Iran war, then hold a summit with his choice of Iranian leaders, bragging about how he ...

Cyber war laws: Only hope for saving civilian minds

Wilson Dizard

Cyber war laws: Only hope for saving civilian minds

Comment: Russian election meddling is evidence that the civilian mind is no longer sovereign, writes Wilson Dizard.

Sam Hamad

Trump: Russia's junior partner in the White House

Comment: With Trump and Putin closer than ever, things can only get worse for Syrians, writes Sam Hamad.

Arnold Isaacs

Promoting Islamophobia in America

Comment: In today's America, disparaging Islam is acceptable in ways that disparaging other religions is not, writes Arnold Isaacs.

Waqas Mirza

Manufacturing an American Islam in the age of Trump

Comment: Government funding and assistance empowers those Muslim American organisations which are broadly supportive of US national security ...

The New Arab & agencies

US appeals court refuses to restore Trump travel ban

The federal appeals court in San Francisco has refused to restore an order by President Donald Trump barring refugees and nationals from seven ...

Trump suggests easing Russia sanctions in nuclear deal

The New Arab & agencies

Trump suggests easing Russia sanctions in nuclear deal

President-elect Trump has suggested brokering a deal with Russia that would "substantially" reduce nuclear arms and ease sanctions against ...

The New Arab & agencies

FBI, CIA agree Russia hacks aimed to boost Trump

The CIA and FBI have both concluded that Russia intervened in the US presidential election aiming to help Donald Trump win.

Scrapping Iran deal 'disastrous', CIA chief warns Trump

The New Arab

Scrapping Iran deal 'disastrous', CIA chief warns Trump

CIA director John Brennan said Wednesday that scrapping the Iran nuclear deal would be "disastrous", in a warning to Donald ...

Libya Report: Which MPs voted for and against intervention?

Robert Cusack

Libya Report: Which MPs voted for and against intervention?

As the UK's Commons' Foreign Affairs Committee published its report criticising David Cameron's 'opportunistic policy' in Libya, it's important ...

'10,000th Syrian refugee' re-settled in US

The New Arab

'10,000th Syrian refugee' re-settled in US

US ambassador to Jordan Alice Wells says Washington will reach on Monday its target of taking in 10,000 Syrian refugees in a yearlong ...

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