Gulf Times - rebuilding
US urges help for Iraq, extends $3bn credit line

US urges help for Iraq, extends $3bn credit line

The United States leads the coalition and hopes that after a three-year fight to defeat the militants it can count in large part on Gulf allies to shoulder the burden of rebuilding Iraq.

Jordanian among two convicted murderers executed in Saudi

Jordanian among two convicted murderers executed in Saudi

Saudi Arabia executed two convicted murderers on Thursday, one of them a Jordanian, bringing to 78 the number of death sentences it has carried out this year.