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An Omani court will deliver its verdict next month in the trial of an activist accused of sowing unrest in the usually stable Gulf nation, a local...
Tuesday, February 24, 2015
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Amnesty International warned on Monday of the "seriously" deteriorating health condition of a detained Omani human rights defender on hunger strike...
Tuesday, January 27, 2015
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The United States has transferred five Yemenis from its infamous Guantanamo Bay prison, the Pentagon said Wednesday, a month after six Guantanamo...
Thursday, January 15, 2015
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The prolonged absence of Oman's Sultan Qaboos, who has not returned since traveling overseas for medical tests six months ago for suspected cancer,...
Friday, January 9, 2015
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Omani authorities have arrested a human rights defender who led protests in the sultanate in 2011, a regional rights group said Friday. Security...
Friday, December 12, 2014
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In an exclusive six-hour-long interview with Ibrahim al-Amin, Wafic Qanso, Hassan Ileik, and Maha Zureikat from Al-Akhbar, Hezbollah Secretary...
Thursday, August 14, 2014
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An Omani court has sentenced a former minister to three years in jail over graft charges, in a first for the Gulf sultanate which has vowed to combat...
Monday, May 19, 2014
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Yazan al-Saadi
Kuwait continues to be the last bastion against the Gulf Cooperation Council's Internal Security Pact, first proposed in 1982, revised in 1994, and...
Saturday, March 1, 2014
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Two Omanis kidnapped this week in eastern Lebanon have been freed, their country's foreign ministry said on Sunday. The pair were "safe and well at...
Sunday, December 29, 2013
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