If history is anything to go by then Saudi Arabia's executions of thirty-seven Saudis, most believed to be Shia, could incite anger in the region and a response from Iran.
The arrests were made on Monday as part of a counter-intelligence operation, a senior Turkish official said. One of the two men arrived in Turkey in October, days after journalist Jamal Khashoggi's murder inside Saudi Arabia's consulate in Istanbul.
A new report from a collective of investigative journalists raises serious questions about the French government's culpability for atrocities committed in Yemen.
The United Nations announced a deal on the two-stage pullback from Hudaida city and its ports in February, but the redeployment failed to materialise on the ground and the peace effort has since stalled.
Saudi Arabia and the UAE have a long history of counter-revolutions in the Muslim world - are they gearing up for another in Sudan?
UN envoy Martin Griffiths told the Security Council by video link from Amman that "when – and I hope it is when and not if – these redeployments happen they will be the first voluntary withdrawals of forces in this long conflict."
Information from French military intelligence, published by investigative media outlet Disclose, concludes UAE and Saudi Arabia deployed French weaponry from artillery to ships in their war against the Houthis.
Images of Taliban fighters acquiring enemy weaponry have been shared on social media and the fact is that the Taliban gets its arms from different sources for years. But what impact does this have on the war.
The UK has provided Saudi Arabia with weaponry and training, and has also lobbied on its behalf following the Khashoggi murder.
Khalifa Haftar’s offensive towards Tripoli is part and parcel of a larger regional dynamic and conflict
The state-run news agency in Aden, aligned with the government-in-exile which is backed by the Saudi-led coalition, said Iran-linked rebels were using a nearby building as a storehouse for weapons.
At least 190 people have died of the disease so far this year and 100,000 more cases of suspected cholera have been reported in Taiz and adjacent cities.
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