Saudi women allowed into stadium for first time

Saudi Arabian women have been allowed to attend a football match in Jeddah as part of reforms being made by crown prince Mohammed bin Salman. This step was made as part of an initiative to integrate women into society, in efforts to reduce strict gender segregation. The Saudi government also announced plans to allow women…

Yemen cities clean water cut off by Saudi-led blockade

The Yemeni cities of Taiz, Saada and Hodeidah have run out of clean water due to a blockade by the Saudi-led coalition, according to the Red Cross. There are fears of a renewed cholera outbreak, following on from a recent outbreak that was the worst seen in modern times. Aid groups are describing the blockade…