Saudi Arabia

The Kingdom’s Quagmire Saudi Arabia Looks For An Exit To The War In Yemen

Saudi Arabia and its allies promised to lay down their arms for two weeks. “to alleviate the suffering of the brotherly Yemeni people and maintain their health and safety”.

Saudi Arabia Asks Muslims To Put Hajj Plans On Hold Amid Virus

Saudi Arabia asked Muslims to put on hold plans to perform the obligatory annual Hajj pilgrimage this year as the kingdom grapples with the coronavirus.

The Saudi Arabia-Russia Oil War Sparked By Coronavirus, Explained

A long-standing deal between Saudi Arabia and Russia fell through over the weekend, sending global markets into a spiral and dashing future economic prospects in the US.

Mohammed Bin Salman: The Dark Side Of Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince

Touted as Saudi Arabia's progressive reformer, Mohammed bin Salman has an ominous human rights record.

Roundup Of Saudi Royals Expands With Detention Of A 4th Prince

The latest wave of arrests has raised questions about whether the crown prince was on the verge of taking full power from his father, King Salman.

Saudis, UAE Funnelled Millions To Trump 2016 Campaign

Lebanese-American fugitive CEO claims Saudi Arabia and UAE had deal with Trump to cripple Iranian oil industry.

Saudi scholar ‘held’ after criticising entertainment authority

Group says Sheikh Omar al-Muqbil arrested over video in which he accused GEA of 'erasing' society's 'original identity'. Authorities in Saudi Arabia have arrested...

Hajj Begins as Muslims Flock to Mecca

Muslims from across the globe began traveling to Mecca for Hajj.

For the first time, high-speed rail available during Hajj pilgrimage

High-speed rail service will be available for the first time this year during Hajj.
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U.N. Report Reveals Grisly Details About Khashoggi’s Killing

An investigator called for greater scrutiny of the Saudi crown prince and other officials in the death of journalist Jamal Khashoggi.
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Israeli Court Rules To Demolish Palestinian Village

Israel to green light the demolish of a Bedouin village in the occupied West Bank.

I Don’t Remember Voting For U.S. Bombs To Murder Little Kids In Yemen, Do You?

Scores of children were killed in an airstrike by Saudi Arabia on a school bus in Yemen .

Thousands Mourn Yemeni Children Killed By Saudi Air Strike

Thousands of mourners gathered to bury dozens of children killed in a Saudi-led coalition air strike on a bus in northern Yemen.
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Saudi Arabia: Open For Tourists

Saudi Arabia is spending half-a-trillion dollars on coastal resorts and an entertainment complex to try and attract more tourists.

The Mother Of Osama Bin Laden Speaks For The First Time

Nearly 17 years since 9/11, Osama bin Laden’s family remains an influential part of Saudi society – as well as a reminder of the darkest moment in the kingdom’s history. Can they escape his legacy?

Saudi Arabia Arrests Two More Women’s Rights Activists

Human Rights Watch (HRW) said authorities arrested Samar Badawi and Nassima al-Sadah in the past two days.

Saudi Arabia Planned To Invade Qatar Last Summer

Saudi Arabia planned to invade Qatar last summer. Rex Tillerson’s efforts to stop it may have cost him his job.

The Imam Of The Grand Mosque, Heckled For Supporting War In Yemen

The Imam of the Grand Mosque in Mecca, is heckled for supporting Saudi Arabia's war on Yemen and the Qatar blockade.

Saudi Arabia Spends $43M On Jackie Kennedy’s Childhood Home

The Saudi Arabian government just purchased the childhood home of Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis for $43 million.

Saudi Arabia Willing To Join Response To Syria Chemical Attack

Saudi could take part in military response in Syria: Crown Prince.