Category Archives: MEDICAL &HEALTH

Executive Committee of the Saudi-UAE Coordination Council Holds its First Meeting in Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi, The Saudi-UAE Coordination Council held its first meeting here today, under the chairmanship of Minister of Economy and Planning Mohammed bin Maziad Al-Tuwaijri from the Saudi side, and the Minister of Cabinet and Future Affairs Mohammed bin...

Saudi Teen Wants to Work for Freedom for Women

TORONTO, A Saudi teen whose flight from her allegedly abusive family captured global attention says she wants to work in support of freedom for women around the world for years to come.Rahaf Mohammed al-Qunun was granted asylum in Canada at

Investigation Topics Planned by House Democrats

When the Democrats took control of the U.S. House of Representatives earlier this month, the new committee chairs said they would use their role of oversight to begin investigating the controversies and scandals regarding President Donald Trump's busin...

Juventus Coach Says Ronaldo ‘Calm’ as Rape Case Goes Forward

TURIN, ITALY, Cristiano Ronaldo is very calm amid the latest developments in an alleged rape case involving an American woman, Juventus coach Massimiliano Allegri said Friday.Ronaldo is being asked by police to provide a DNA sample in an investigation ...

Saudi Woman Fleeing Family Travels to Canada for Asylum

BANGKOK, A young Saudi woman who fled from her family out of fear for her life has left Thailand for Canada, where she has been granted asylum.Thai officials said Friday evening that 18-year-old Rahaf Mohammed Alqunun is en route to

AP Explains: How Yemen’s Rebels Increasingly Deploy Drones

DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES, In Yemen, the high-pitched whine of drones has been a part of life for over 15 years, ever since the first U.S. drone strike targeting al-Qaida in 2002. On Thursday, an attack on a military base

Pompeo Meets Top Iraqi Officials During Unannounced Visit to Baghdad

CAIRO, U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo met with top Iraqi officials Wednesday during an unannounced visit to Baghdad. Pompeo's visit coincided with the anniversary of the Iraqi national police force. A police band serenaded Prime Minister Adel Abdu...

Pentagon Denies Reports US Military Witnessed Prisoner Torture in Yemen

The Pentagon is denying allegations that U.S. military members were involved in or witnessed torture of jailed terror suspects in Yemen.The Pentagon made its denial in a new report to Congress. The Associated Press has seen an unclassified version of