Tag: Saudi Arabia

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 ...

staffNovember 6, 2017

Saudi prince killed in helicopter crash near Yemen border

A Saudi prince has been killed when the helicopter he was travelling in crashed near the border with Yemen, state ...

staffNovember 5, 2017

Iran rejects Lebanon PM’s claims

Iran says the surprise resignation of Lebanese Prime Minister Saad al-Hariri is part of a plot to stoke tensions in ...

staffOctober 30, 2017

Saudi Arabia to allow women into sports stadiums

Saudi Arabia will allow women to attend sports events in stadiums for the first time from next year, officials say. ...

staffSeptember 26, 2017

Saudi Arabia driving ban on women to be lifted

Saudi Arabia’s King Salman has issued a decree allowing women to drive for the first time, state media say. Government ...

staffSeptember 18, 2017

Snapchat blocks Al Jazeera in Saudi Arabia

Social media platform Snapchat has blocked access to Al Jazeera content in Saudi Arabia. Snapchat said it was asked by ...