Late Saudi Writer Khashoggi Supported Arab Spring, Free Speech

Khashoggi had a good sense of humor. He also had strong views on democracy and free speech in the Arab world.

In recent years, he spoke with VOA’s Edward Yeranian numerous times, expressing his views on democracy and many other …

Late Saudi Writer Khashoggi Supported Arab Spring, Free Speech

Khashoggi had a good sense of humor. He also had strong views on democracy and free speech in the Arab world.

In recent years, he spoke with VOA’s Edward Yeranian numerous times, expressing his views on democracy and many other …

EGYPT TO HELP TANZANIA BUILD HUGE DAM ON RUFIJI RIVER

CAIRO– An Egyptian leading construction company has won a tender to design and build a huge dam on Tanzania’s Rufiji River, the Egyptian presidency said in a statement.

The government-run Arab Contractors has been assigned to build Stiegler’s Gorge dam …

JORDANIAN PRIME MINISTER, EGYPTIAN MINISTER OF PETROLEUM DISCUSS ENERGY COOPERATION

AMMAN– Prime Minister Omar Razzaz on Sunday met with Egyptian Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources Tarek El Molla and discussed cooperation between the two countries in various energy fields.

During the meeting, which was attended by a number of …

Jordan Cancels Part of Peace Agreement with Israel

Jordan’s King Abdullah II on Sunday said he has decided not to renew parts of his country’s landmark peace treaty with Israel.

Abdullah released a statement that he intends to pull out of two annexes from the 1994 peace agreement …