King Abdullah of Saudi Arabia

Uprising in Saudi Arabia? America won’t allow it

Fri 7 Oct, AT 08:55 Alexander Cockburn

Alexander Cockburn: There’ll be little talk in Washington of democracy in action if Shia protests catch hold

Sepp Blatter Fifa 2018 World Cup

Qatar World Cup games to be in three 30min periods?

News Thu 7 Jul, AT 11:31

Stadium developer says Fifa would consider changes if temperatures got dangerously high

musa kusa moussa koussa defection libya

Where is high-level Libyan ‘defector’ Moussa Koussa?

News Sun 3 Apr, AT 15:37

Foreign minister has been out of limelight since he arrived in the UK. Why?

Cairo protests

Middle East: what chance another leader falling?

Fri 18 Feb, AT 15:51 Venetia Rainey

Briefing: A summary of those countries where, post-Mubarak, people power is gaining strength

Protesters die as Bahrain police storm Pearl Square

Thu 17 Feb, AT 12:16 Venetia Rainey

At least four people were killed and hundreds injured when police broke up campers today (with video)