Tue Aug 9, 2016 04:50AM
Retired Saudi General Anwar Eshki (5th-R) and a delegation of Saudi academics and business people meet with Israeli officials, July 22, 2016.
Retired Saudi General Anwar Eshki (5th-R) and a delegation of Saudi academics and business people meet with Israeli officials, July 22, 2016.
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These are some of the headlines we are tracking for you in this episode of On the News Line:

Israel normalizing ties with Saudi Arabia?

The normalization of ties between Israel and Saudi Arabia may have previously been a distant possibility. But more indications have emerged to show the two are gradually turning that into a reality.  

Yemen governing council

Yemen’s Ansarullah movement and forces loyal to former President Ali Abdullah Saleh have unveiled a governing council tasked with running the war-torn country.

Chemical attacks in Syria

Amid intensified fighting for Aleppo, a chemical attack has recently happened in the Syrian city, which left a number of people dead, including a 12-year-old. The two sides have blamed each other for the attack.