7:25 a.m. March 8, 2021
Oil Prices Spike Again After Attacks on Saudi Properties
The aggression by Yemen’s Houthi rebels could lift prices even more than analysts have been projecting.
6:47 p.m. Feb. 25, 2021
Biden orders airstrikes against Iran-backed militia in SyriaThe United States launched airstrikes in Syria on Thursday, targeting facilities used by Iranian-backed militia groups. The Pentagon said the strikes were in retaliation for a rocket attack in Iraq earlier this month that killed one civilian contractor and wounded a U.S. service member and other coalition troops.
8:24 a.m. Oct. 23, 2020
Trump says Sudan will join UAE, Bahrain in normalizing ties with IsraelPresident Donald Trump announced Friday that Sudan will start to normalize ties with Israel, making it the third Arab state to do so as part of U.S.-brokered deals in the run-up to Election Day.
5:00 p.m. Sept. 8, 2020
Who Wants Iran to Have More Weapons?
Because that's exactly what will happen if the United Nations arms embargo expires as scheduled this fall.
9:44 a.m. Aug. 13, 2020
- Associated Press
Trump says United Arab Emirates will establish diplomatic ties with Israel President Donald Trump said on Thursday that the United Arab Emirates and Israel have agreed to establish full diplomatic ties as part of a deal to halt the annexation of occupied land sought by the Palestinians for their future statePresident Donald Trump said on Thursday that the United Arab Emirates and Israel have agreed to establish full diplomatic ties as part of a deal to halt the annexation of occupied land sought by the Palestinians for their future state.
12:26 p.m. Aug. 6, 2020
- By Pierre Briançon
Here’s why the massive explosion in Beirut will deepen Lebanon’s financial nightmareThe destruction of the port of Beirut on Tuesday will throw Lebanon deeper into the protracted financial crisis it has faced recently, which forced the country to default on a $1.2 billion eurobond in March.
3:52 a.m. Aug. 5, 2020
Barron’s Daily: Disney Releases Earnings and, More Importantly, Mulan
Pelosi says no relief deal this week, massive explosion deepens Lebanon’s financial nightmare, New York City health commissioner resigns in protest, and other news to start your day.
7:16 p.m. Aug. 4, 2020
- Associated Press
Beirut explosion: Cache of ammonium nitrate blamed for blast killing dozens, injuring thousands Neighborhood around downtown port devastatedA massive explosion rocked Beirut on Tuesday, flattening much of the city’s port, damaging buildings across the capital and sending a giant mushroom cloud into the sky. More than 70 people were killed and 3,000 injured, with bodies buried in the rubble, officials said.