Oil tankers in the waters of the Gulf of Oman, off the coast of Fujairah, on Saturday. Agence France-Presse
Britain on Saturday denounced Iran's seizure of a British-flagged oil tanker in the Gulf as a "hostile act" and rejected Tehran's explanation that it seized the vessel because it had been involved in an accident.
On a day trip scheduled after Iran shot down a US drone, Pompeo flew into the Red Sea city of Jeddah and met with King Salman at his palace.
President Donald Trump has blamed Iran for attacks on oil tankers near the strategic Strait of Hormuz, but he also held out hope that implicit US threats to use force will yield talks with the Islamic Republic as the Pentagon
At least four critical patients died as lawyers on Wednesday ran amok and destroyed parts of the Punjab Institute of Cardiology (PIC) Lahore protesting a viral video of a doctor.
The Islamabad High Court (IHC) on Wednesday granted bail to former president and Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) supremo Asif Ali Zardari on medical grounds in two references pertaining to money laundering through fake bank accounts.
Nobel peace laureate Aung San Suu Kyi rejected allegations of genocide against Myanmar in the UN’s top court on Wednesday, despite admitting the army may have used excessive force against Rohingya Muslims.