US impose sanctions on 17 Saudi officials for their role in killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi

The United States imposed economic sanctions on 17 Saudi officials on Thursday for their role in the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, as Saudi Arabia’s public prosecutor sought the death penalty for five suspects in the murder.

The United States imposed economic sanctions on 17 Saudi officials on Thursday for their role in the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, as Saudi Arabia's public prosecutor sought the death penalty for five suspects in the murder.

Saudi Arabia seeks death penalty for five suspects charged with killing journalist Jamal Khashoggi

Saudi Arabia’s top prosecutor has recommended the death penalty for five suspects charged with ordering and carrying out the killing of Saudi writer Jamal Khashoggi.

Saudi Arabia's top prosecutor has recommended the death penalty for five suspects charged with ordering and carrying out the killing of Saudi writer Jamal Khashoggi.

Netanyahu defends the transfer of $15m to Hamas militants

Israel’s prime minister has defended his decision to allow the transfer of $15m (€13m) from Qatar to Gaza’s Hamas rulers, rejecting criticism that the move had strengthened the Islamic militant group.

Israel's prime minister has defended his decision to allow the transfer of $15m (€13m) from Qatar to Gaza's Hamas rulers, rejecting criticism that the move had strengthened the Islamic militant group.

‘His killers will face justice’

A son of slain journalist Jamal Khashoggi expressed confidence that Saudi Arabia would identify his father’s killers, and Turkey released new details of its investigation yesterday that it said showed the Saudi government’s attempts to cover up evidenc…

A son of slain journalist Jamal Khashoggi expressed confidence that Saudi Arabia would identify his father's killers, and Turkey released new details of its investigation yesterday that it said showed the Saudi government's attempts to cover up evidence of the crime.

Yesterday was Saddam, today it’s Trump, Iran thunders

Iran greeted the re-imposition of US sanctions yesterday with air defence drills and an acknowledgement from President Hassan Rouhani the nation faces a “war situation”, raising Middle Eastern tensions as America’s maximalist approach to the Islamic Re…

Iran greeted the re-imposition of US sanctions yesterday with air defence drills and an acknowledgement from President Hassan Rouhani the nation faces a "war situation", raising Middle Eastern tensions as America's maximalist approach to the Islamic Republic takes hold.