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Lebanon's Hariri to visit Egypt on Tuesday - Hariri's office

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BEIRUT Saad al-Hariri, who announced his resignation as Lebanese prime minister in a televised broadcast from Saudi Arabia on Nov. 4, will visit Egypt on Tuesday to meet Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, Hariri's office said on Sunday.

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Israeli minister reveals covert contacts with Saudi Arabia 7:22pm GMT

JERUSALEM An Israeli cabinet minister said on Sunday that Israel has had covert contacts with Saudi Arabia amid common concerns over Iran, a first disclosure by a senior Israeli official of such contacts.

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After Macron meeting, Hariri says will clarify position in Lebanon 7:17pm GMT

PARIS Saad al-Hariri, who resigned as Lebanon's prime minister this month while in Saudi Arabia, said on Saturday he would clarify his position when he returns to Beirut next week. | Video

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Airbus faces tricky hurdles over stalled A380 Emirates deal 6:39pm GMT

DUBAI A preliminary deal to sell 36 A380s to Emirates blew up in an Airbus hospitality chalet moments before the Gulf carrier was expected to shower $30 billion on the planemaker and its U.S. rival Boeing at the start of last week's Dubai Airshow.

Saudi Arabia and Arab allies accuse Iran and Hezbollah of interference 5:15pm GMT

CAIRO Saudi Arabia and other Arab foreign ministers criticised Iran and its Lebanese Shi'ite ally Hezbollah at an emergency meeting in Cairo on Sunday, warning they would not stand by in the face of Iranian interference in Arab affairs.

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Saudi Aramco shuts Jeddah refinery indefinitely - sources 4:14pm GMT

KHOBAR, Saudi Arabia State oil giant Saudi Aramco has shut down its 90,000 barrel per day crude oil refinery in Jeddah indefinitely, industry sources familiar with the matter said on Sunday.

Iranian Revolutionary Guards commander, another fighter, killed in Syria-Iranian media 3:58pm GMT

BEIRUT A commander in Iran's elite Revolutionary Guards and a lower-ranking Iranian fighter have been killed fighting Islamic State in Syria in recent days, Iranian media reported on Sunday.

Iranian Revolutionary Guards commander, another fighter, killed in Syria-Iranian media 3:57pm GMT

BEIRUT A commander in Iran's elite Revolutionary Guards and a lower-ranking Iranian fighter have been killed fighting Islamic State in Syria in recent days, Iranian media reported on Sunday.

Syrian army, allies take back Albu Kamal from Islamic State 1:07pm GMT

BEIRUT The Syrian army and its allies took complete control over Albu Kamal, Islamic State's last significant town in Syria, a military news service run by Hezbollah said on Sunday.

Lebanese FM may not attend Arab League meeting, to decide Sunday - senior Lebanese official 2:08am GMT

BEIRUT Lebanon's foreign minister may not attend an Arab League meeting in Cairo on Sunday and a final decision will be taken in the morning, a senior Lebanese official told Reuters on Saturday.

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