Dozens of UN staff have left Syria and several countries have warned citizens to stay away from neighbouring Lebanon as regional tensions grow over a possible US-led military strike.
US President Barack Obama has said he is planni
Bahrain-based Batelco has issued a warning to its mobile customers to be on the alert regarding a spate of fraudulent calls and text messages informing them that they have won prizes including significant amounts of money.
Syria protested to the United Nations on Thursday over an Israeli air strike on its territory and warned of a possible "surprise" response.
The foreign ministry summoned the head of the U.N. force in the Israeli-occupied
Declining bilateral ties with Iran could be salvaged if it ends its continuous interference in the Gulf countries, said Bahrain’s Foreign Minister yesterday at the closing of the 33rd GCC Summit.
Shaikh Khalid bin Ahmed Al K
Kuwait's ruler opened the country's new parliament on Sunday in the face of months of street protests and political unrest, warning critics he would not accept lawless behaviour and chaos on the streets.
The opposition in Kuwait will press ahead with a march on Sunday to protest against new voting rules despite the government warning it will not tolerate unsanctioned demonstrations, an activist said.
The Opec member and US ally sa
Iran warned the UAE on Tuesday it would consider cutting diplomatic ties if the federation pressed its claim to three disputed tiny Gulf islands which both countries say are theirs, Iranian media reported.