Saudi Arabia Energy Minister Prince Abdulaziz bin Salman met with his Iraqi counterpart, the pair stressing the importance of sticking to the OPEC+ decision to cut oil production, the Saudi Press Agency reported on Friday.
A Turkish court has ordered 17 suspects jailed pending trial in connection with a deadly street bombing in Istanbul, accusing them of attempts against the unity of the state, deliberate killings and attempts to kill, Turkiye’s state-run news agency reported Friday.
Qatar is set to ban all beer sales at and around its World Cup stadiums, in a dramatic U-turn just two days before the massive soccer tournament begins, according to multiple reports citing people with knowledge of the matter.
The UN nuclear watchdog is aware of all of Iran’s activities, the head of country's atomic energy organization said on Friday, a day after the atomic agency's Board of Governors demanded an explanation for traces of uranium at three undeclared sites.
Former Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu received an official mandate on Sunday to form a new government and pledged that he would seek national consensus after an election in which Jewish far-rightists surged, drawing concern at home and abroad.