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UEFA stressed that for the avoidance of any doubt, BeoutQ has received no rights whatsoever from UEFA to broadcast any UEFA event.
June 22, 2018 - 15:54 GMT
The Union of European Football Associations (UEFA) has condemned the acts of piracy by one of the illegal channels, called BeoutQ.
Yemeni army have killed 37, Detained 30 Houthi rebels in Al-Bayda province clashes. (AFP/ File)
June 21, 2018 - 16:46 GMT
The Yemeni army on Thursday said it had killed 37 Houthi rebels -- and captured another 30 -- in fierce clashes in Yemen’s central Al-Bayda province
Saudi Arabia national football team
June 21, 2018 - 15:38 GMT
Three Arab football teams have been eliminated from group states of the World Cup in Russia, with Saudi Arabia and Morocco losing again Wednesday...
(Rami Khoury/Al Bawaba)
June 21, 2018 - 13:04 GMT
China is making human rights abuse a lucrative, global industry.
Saudi King Salman and Jordan's King Abdullah (r) attend Mecca Summit, June 11, 2018. (AFP/ Photo Yousef Allan
June 21, 2018 - 11:36 GMT
Saved by the bell! Jordan's economic dire straits may have be given a new lifeline by the recent $2.5 Billion Saudi, Kuwait and Emirati aid package. Al Bawaba examines the nitty-gritty of the deal and attached strings to it that are inevitably political.
Houthi rebel fighters inspect the damage after a reported airstrike carried out by the Saudi-led coalition targeted the presidential palace in the Yemeni capital Sana'a. (AFP/ File)
June 21, 2018 - 10:14 GMT
Pressures are being piled on Houthi rebels to reach a political solution to the 4-year conflict in Yemen, a spokesman for the Saudi-led coalition said Wednesday.
Jared Kushner (center) and Ivanka Trump arrive at the Global Center for Combating Extremist Ideology shortly before its inauguration in Riyadh. (AFP/ File Photo)
June 21, 2018 - 09:28 GMT
On the second leg of his regional tour, US President Donald Trump’s son-in-law and senior adviser Jared Kushner has met with Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman for talks on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict as Washington prepares to unveil what it calls the deal of the century.
King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud/ has urged Kabul-Taliban to renew Eid truce. (AFP/ File)
June 21, 2018 - 09:07 GMT
King Salman bin Abdulaziz of Saudi Arabia has followed with great interest the truce reached by the Afghan government and Taliban movement during Eid al-Fitr, expressing his support for it, a Royal Court statement said on Wednesday.
There are different views on how much to increase production and whether such a move should be gradual. (Shutterstock)
June 21, 2018 - 07:50 GMT
Saudi Arabia is struggling to convince fellow Opec members including Gulf allies on the need to raise oil output, sources familiar with the talks said on Wednesday, adding to complications ahead of an Opec meeting this week.
 Russia are into the next round of the World Cup, with Egypt and Saudi Arabia out, after Uruguay earned a Group A victory.
June 20, 2018 - 18:28 GMT
Russia are into the next round of the World Cup, with Egypt and Saudi Arabia out, after Uruguay earned a Group A victory.
(Twitter)
June 20, 2018 - 17:18 GMT
Saudi Arabia has arrested two more women's rights activists, in an "unrelenting crackdown" just days before the kingdom ends a decades-long ban on female motorists, Human Rights Watch said Wednesday.
Jordanian protesters shout slogans before members of the gendarmerie and security forces during a demonstration outside the Prime Minister's office in the capital Amman, 3. June, 2018/ AFP.
June 20, 2018 - 13:49 GMT
Recent protests have led analysts to characterize Jordan as weak and going through destabilization but the Kingdom has pretty much schooled the entire Middle East on protests, civic engagement, and how government can and should respond. Jordan and its people have rightfully earned a tremendous amount of respect on how to deal with protests.
U.N. special envoy to Yemen Martin Griffiths  (Twitter)
June 20, 2018 - 12:55 GMT
U.N. special envoy to Yemen Martin Griffiths left Yemen's capital Sanaa on Tuesday, failing to secure a deal with the Iran-backed Houthi militias to peacefully cede Hodeidah and its port.
Saudi Arabia's national team players take part in a training session at the Rostov Arena in Rostov-On-Don on June 19, 2018, on the eve of the Russia 2018 World Cup Group A football match between Saudi Arabia and Uruguay.
JOE KLAMAR / AFP
June 20, 2018 - 12:31 GMT
Uruguay will be looking to add another three points to their World Cup campaign with a victory over Saudi Arabia, who lost 5-0 to host nation Russia
Drones, a sniper rifle, roadside bombs disguised as rocks and even a “drone boat” which had been filled with explosives that failed to detonate (Twitter)
June 20, 2018 - 07:49 GMT
Saudi-led coalition officials on Tuesday displayed weapons and explosives supplied by Iran to Houthi militias in the Yemeni port city of Hodeidah.
Hashtag: “طفل_سوداني_يتعرض_للعنصريه” “a Sudanese Child Being Subjected to Racism” became trending on Twitter. (File Photo/Shutterstock)
June 19, 2018 - 14:06 GMT
Public outrage in Lebanon after a Sudanese child was being denied admission to one of the local nurseries for his “dark skin”.