Okaz is an Arabic, Saudi Arabian daily newspaper located in Jeddah. It was founded in 1960. The paper's sister publication is Saudi Gazette. The paper is simultaneously printed in both Riyadh and Jeddah and has offices all over Saudi Arabia. Abdullah Saleh Kamel is Chairman of the Board of Directors of Okaz Organization for Press and Publication.

Lawrence Wright of The New Yorker states that Okaz is Arabic version of the New York Post.

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Okaz - Content
... It appears that Okaz publishes articles and news about several distinct topics ranging from lesbians' confessions to Zionist threats ... Besides a critical coverage of social issues, Okaz reports almost taboo subjects, like the harsh treatment of women by the religious police ... On the other hand, Okaz was generally considered as the most aggressive and sensationalist about news against Yemen and then-President Saleh ...