Arab News

Arab News is Saudi Arabia's first English-language newspaper. It was founded in 1975 by Hisham and Mohammed Ali Hafiz.

Today, it is one of 29 publications produced by Saudi Research & Publishing Company (SRPC), a subsidiary of Saudi Research & Marketing Group (SRMG).

Iran
Iran


Iran To Benefit From Regional Unrest – OpEd

By Osama Al Sharif Iran could emerge as a winner from the open-ended war on the self-ascribed Islamic State (IS), which has shifted attention from Tehran’s attempt to expand its sphere of influence and improve its position as a regional powerbroker. With most countries in the region focused on stemming the tide of the IS […]

Grand Mufti Sheikh Abdulaziz Al-Asheikh
Grand Mufti Sheikh Abdulaziz Al-Asheikh


Enemies Of Islam ‘Spreading Evil And Lies Through Twitter’ – Grand Mufti

Saudi Arabia’s Grand Mufti Sheikh Abdul Aziz Al-Asheikh says that the enemies of Islam are using social networking sites such as Twitter to spread lies about the religion and attack Muslims. Al-Asheikh, who is also the president of the Council of Senior Scholars, made the remarks during a show on Saudi television. The mufti called […]

President Barack Obama convenes a meeting with cabinet agencies coordinating the government's Ebola response, in the Cabinet Room of the White House, Oct.15, 2014. (Official White House Photo by Pete Souza)
President Barack Obama convenes a meeting with cabinet agencies coordinating the government's Ebola response, in the Cabinet Room of the White House, Oct.15, 2014. (Official White House Photo by Pete Souza)


Ebola: A Threat That May Unite Mankind – OpEd

By Harun Yahya As the world continues to grapple with new problems arising every new day in the Middle East and ponder a feasible solution for Syria and Iraq, especially with regards to the threat of the so-called Islamic State (IS), another tragedy is unfolding in West Africa that has left the world baffled. After […]

Saudi Arabia
Saudi Arabia


Saudi Arabia Backs Tough Steps Against Terror

Saudi Arabia has asserted that fighting extremist ideologies is an integral part of any strategy to combat terror. “From our experience, it has become crystal clear that terror has no religion, no ethnicity and no nationality,” said Ahmed Al-Salem, undersecretary at the Ministry of Interior. “Fighting against terror ideology is as important as any other […]

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. Photo by BroadArrow, Wikipedia Commons.
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. Photo by BroadArrow, Wikipedia Commons.


Terrorism Ruled Out In Riyadh Shooting Of 2 US Citizens

By MD Al-Sulami Police and US officials ruled out terrorism in the shooting of two US citizens in Riyadh on Tuesday, saying the gunman, an American-Saudi, was a disgruntled former employee of defense contractor Vinnell Arabia. US State Department spokesperson Jen Psaki said in a statement that both victims were working for Vinnell Arabia. Police […]