Tag: Saudi Arabia

staffFebruary 8, 2018

Saudi Arabia temporarily bans poultry imports from India over bird flu

Saudi Arabia has temporarily banned imports of live birds, hatching eggs and chicks from India after a form of bird ...

staffJanuary 30, 2018

Saudi official says all detainees released from Ritz

A Saudi official said on Tuesday all detainees were released from Riyadh’s Ritz-Carlton hotel, where they were held as part ...

staffJanuary 27, 2018

Saudi billionaire Alwaleed Bin Talal freed after settlement

One of the world’s richest men, Prince Alwaleed bin Talal, has been released two months after being detained in Saudi ...

staffJanuary 8, 2018

Saudis ‘ban family’ of arrested scholar from travelling

Saudi Arabian authorities have imposed a travel ban on 17 relatives of prominent scholar Salman al-Awda, who has been held ...

staffDecember 20, 2017

Belgium to appoint female envoy to Saudi Arabia

Belgium is to become the first country to send a female ambassador to Saudi Arabia, local media report. Dominique Mineur, ...

staffNovember 11, 2017

Lebanon demands answers from Saudis

The Lebanese president has asked Saudi Arabia to clarify the situation of Prime Minister Saad Hariri, who announced his resignation ...

staffNovember 10, 2017

Saudis ‘declared war on Lebanon’ – Hezbollah leader

The leader of Hezbollah has accused Saudi Arabia of declaring war on his country, days after Lebanese PM Saad al-Hariri ...

staffNovember 10, 2017

French president makes surprise Saudi visit

French President Emmanuel Macron has said he will stress the importance of stability in Lebanon as he began an unscheduled ...

staffNovember 8, 2017

US urges UN action after Saudi blames Iran over missile

The United States has called on the United Nations to act against Iran after Saudi Arabia, a Washington ally, accused ...

staffNovember 7, 2017

Saudi Crown Prince says Iran supply of rockets is military aggression

Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman said on Tuesday Iran supplying militias in Yemen with rockets is considered “direct ...