Yemen’s Houthis hit Saudi airport, killing one, wounding 21: Saudi-led coalition

RIYADH (Reuters) – Yemen’s Houthi movement launched an attack on Abha civilian airport in southern Saudi Arabia on Sunday that killed one person and wounded 21 others, the Saudi-led... Read more »

UAE civil aviation authority instructs airlines to take necessary safety measures: WAM

CAIRO (Reuters) – The United Arab Emirates’ General Civil Aviation Authority on Saturday instructed airlines registered in the country to take necessary measures given current risks in the region,... Read more »

Trump says new sanctions on Iran to start Monday, dials back rhetoric

DUBAI/WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump said on Saturday he would impose fresh sanctions on Iran but that he wanted to make a deal to bolster its flagging... Read more »

Trump dials back rhetoric on Iran, says he wants to make a deal

DUBAI/WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump said on Saturday he would impose fresh sanctions on Iran but that he wanted to make a deal to bolster its flagging... Read more »

Iran says it will respond firmly to any U.S. threat as tension spikes

DUBAI (Reuters) – Iran said on Saturday it would respond firmly to any U.S. threat against it, the semi-official Tasnim news agency reported, amid escalating tension between Tehran and... Read more »

Iran says it will respond firmly to any U.S. threat: Tasnim

FILE PHOTO – Iran’s national flags are seen on a square in Tehran February 10, 2012. REUTERS/Morteza Nikoubazl DUBAI (Reuters) – Iran will respond firmly to any U.S. threat... Read more »

Explainer: Philadelphia refinery blast puts new spotlight on toxic chemical

(Reuters) – Massive explosions that engulfed a Philadelphia refinery in flames on Friday have renewed concerns about the oil industry’s use of a highly toxic chemical to make high-octane... Read more »

Trump says he aborted retaliatory strike to spare Iranian lives

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday he aborted a military strike to retaliate for Iran’s downing of an unmanned U.S. drone because it could have... Read more »

Iran-U.S. tensions take the edge off world stocks rally

LONDON (Reuters) – World stocks fell on Friday as concern over the possibility of U.S. military strikes on Iran and a global trade conflict took the edge off a... Read more »

U.S. envoy for Iran meets Saudi deputy defense minister in Riyadh

FILE PHOTO: Brian Hook, U.S. Special Representative for Iran, speaks about potential threats posed by Iran, during a news conference at a military base in Washington, U.S., November 29,... Read more »