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Netflix takes down comedy show critical of Saudi Arabia after kingdom complains | The Times of IsraelTimesofisrael - 2019-02-18 14:39
No Room for Iran in China-Pakistan Economic CooperationWaar Media - 2019-02-18 11:04
WAAR_DUHOK Pakistan is not in a position to entertain Iran’s desire to join the multibillion-dollar China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) project due to strong opposition from its longtime allies, the United States, and Saudi Arabia, local analysts rec ...
Saudi Denies Bin Salman’s Bid to Buy Man UtdWaar Media - 2019-02-18 11:04
WAAR_DUHOK Saudi Arabia has denied reports that Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman was planning to buy Premier League giants Manchester United. “Reports claiming that HRH the Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman intends on buying Man Utd are completely false,” ...
Saudi crown prince signs $20 billion in agreements with PakistanYahoo - 2019-02-18 00:57
Saudi crown prince starts Asia tour — and stirs regional rivalryGulan Media - 2019-02-18 00:55
Iran singles out UAE and Saudi Arabia in latest comments about Baluchestan terrorSeth Frantzman - 2019-02-17 14:40
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN Iran has singled out the UAE and Saudi Arabia, as well as the usual comments attacking the US and Israel, in its comments after an attack […] ...
Netflix caves to Saudi pressure and cancels episode critical of MBS – Middle East MonitorMiddleeastmonitor - 2019-02-16 00:15
Suicide attack in Iran frames visit to Pakistan by Saudi crown prince - Modern DiplomacyModerndiplomacy - 2019-02-15 16:48
Crisis Group Yemen Update #4International Crisis Group - 2019-02-15 10:41
Below is the fourth weekly update as part of Crisis Group’s Yemen Campaign. This week we look at fighting near the Saudi-Yemeni border and strains on the ceasefire around Hodeida, as well as international developments. ...
Saudi Arabia ‘Regrets’ its Inclusion on EU BlacklistWaar Media - 2019-02-14 13:35
WAAR_DUHOK Saudi Arabia on Thursday voiced its “regret” over its inclusion on the EU’s revised list of countries considered to be “high risk” in terms of terrorism financing and money laundering. “Saudi Arabia notes with regret the European Commission’s ...
Bill to End Support for Yemen War Clears US HouseWaar Media - 2019-02-14 10:51
WAAR_DUHOK The House of Representatives overwhelmingly passed legislation Wednesday that would require President Donald Trump to halt U.S. assistance for the Saudi-led coalition’s war in Yemen. The bill will now head to the Senate for consideration follo ...
Saudi Arabia lifts ban on travel to LebanonWaar Media - 2019-02-14 10:51
WAAR_DUHOK Riyadh has lifted a year-old ban on travel to Lebanon by Saudi nationals, the kingdom’s ambassador to Beirut announced Wednesday. At a press conference, Ambassador Walid Bukhari attributed the decision to lift the ban to what he described as i ...
Saudi Arabia Ends Travel Ban against Lebanon | Asharq AL-awsatAawsat - 2019-02-13 20:04
EU Adds Saudi Arabia to ‘Dirty Money’ BlacklistWaar Media - 2019-02-13 14:02
WAAR_DUHOK The European Commission on Wednesday added Saudi Arabia to a blacklist of countries that pose a threat due to failing to crack down on money-laundering and terrorist financing. “The aim of this list is to protect the EU financial system by bet ...
Iraq Appeals to US for Protection of Nineveh Plains against IS ResurgenceBAS News - 2019-02-13 10:02
ERBIL — Iraqi Prime Minsiter Adil Abdul-Mahdi has reportedly demanded the US to help protecting the Nineveh Plains in northern Iraq as there is the possibility of Islamic State (IS) re-emergence. Saudi Okaz Newspaper reported on Wednesday that PM Abdul-M ...
OPEC+ May Form ‘Alliance’Waar Media - 2019-02-13 09:43
WAAR_DUHOK Russian President Vladimir Putin discussed the possibility of transforming OPEC+ into a more stable structure many times, presidential spokesman Dmitry Peskov said Tuesday. Putin broached the subject at a meeting with Saudi Crown Prince Mohamm ...
Will the Saudi King Fire His Own Son? - POLITICO MagazinePolitico - 2019-02-13 07:38
‘Suspicious’ death of Saudi agent in Khashoggi case, Turkish news says – Middle East MonitorMiddleeastmonitor - 2019-02-12 12:47
Caught in Syria, foreign militant suspects could face trial in Iraq - Saudi GazetteSaudigazette - 2019-02-11 23:18
Netflix Pulls Comedy Show Episode Critical of Saudi ArabiaVoanews - 2019-02-11 23:13
Congress poised to push back at Trump on Saudi Arabia, Syria | TheHillThehill - 2019-02-11 13:15
Demonstrators gather outside Saudi embassy to protest Yemen bombings and Khashoggi killing | The IndependentIndependent - 2019-02-11 09:06
U.S. seeks answers about missing journalist from Saudi ally | PBS NewsHourPBS - 2019-02-11 08:19
The Latest: Trump thanks Saudi Arabia for lower oil pricesMysuncoast - 2019-02-11 06:24
Prince Mohammed’s Khashoggi bullet: An insight into Saudi strategic thinking - Modern DiplomacyModerndiplomacy - 2019-02-10 22:41
Khashoggi disappearance: Trump against scrapping $110 bn US-Saudi arms deal | Business Standard NewsBusiness Standard - 2019-02-10 22:17
Trump and Saudi Prince Mohammed bin Salman are the most dangerous men in the world – and they’re meeting next week | The IndependentIndependent - 2019-02-10 17:34
Jamal Khashoggi: Turkey to search Saudi consulate - BBC NewsBBC - 2019-02-10 14:36
Saudi crown prince vows to bring Khashoggi killers to justiceEjinsight - 2019-02-10 10:41
Trump Voices Concern, Senators Warn of Consequences Over Saudi Journalist Murder ClaimsCnsnews - 2019-02-10 10:12
Saudi’s Robot Citizen to Attend Middle East Fin Tech ForumWaar Media - 2019-02-10 09:13
Sophia the Robot will be joined at the forum by her creator #David Hanson, founder of #Hanson Robotics. The post Saudi’s Robot Citizen to Attend Middle East Fin Tech Forum appeared first on WAARmedia. ...
Khashoggi murder ‘planned and perpetrated by Saudi officials’, says UN human rights expert | The IndependentIndependent - 2019-02-10 08:08
Iranian commander warns that the Saudi Arabia consulate should lRûdaw - 2019-02-10 00:21
The Latest: Trump thanks Saudi Arabia for lower oil pricesFox8live - 2019-02-09 20:44
Secretary Of State Pompeo Meets With Saudi Crown Prince Before Heading Home | KACU 89.5KACU - 2019-02-09 19:27
Saudi-led coalition in Yemen launches a targeting operation in SanaaGulan Media - 2019-02-09 19:07
Trump Ignores Senate Deadline on Khashoggi KillingWaar Media - 2019-02-09 12:58
WAAR_DUHOK U.S. President Donald Trump will not respond to a legally-required Senate request to determine whether sanctions are warranted against Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman for the murder of Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi, a senior ...
Saudi Arabia denies journalist killed at consulate in TurkeyThestatesman - 2019-02-09 08:08
Trump and his generals are both wrong - Saudi GazetteSaudigazette - 2019-02-09 07:46
How Saudi Arabia Is Addressing Jamal Khashoggi’s Disappearance - The AtlanticTheatlantic - 2019-02-08 21:52
Saudi Sees Deals Worth $50 Billion At Investment Conference Despite Boycotts Over Khashoggi MurderNDTV - 2019-02-08 18:51
'Murder' of Saudi dissident: Why Turkey is in no hurry to cut off ties with Riyadh - Middle East News - Haaretz.comHaaretz - 2019-02-08 14:31
Saudi Arabia ‘won’t align with Israel’ as doubts emerge over Trump’s Palestine peace plan | World | News | Express.co.ukExpress - 2019-02-08 13:10
Spotlight: Pompeo, Saudi minister meet on Khashoggi as U.S. report deadline near - Xinhua | English.news.cnXinhuanet - 2019-02-08 11:46
Why Saudi Arabia and ‘Little Sparta’ still can’t defeat Iran in Yemen - Middle East News - Haaretz.comHaaretz - 2019-02-08 10:04
Turkey: Seek UN Inquiry on Khashoggi; Saudi, Turkish Cooperation Essential to Credibility | Amnesty InternationalAmnesty - 2019-02-08 09:10
Saudi crown prince wanted to go after Jamal Khashoggi 'with a bullet' – report | World news | The GuardianThe Guardian - 2019-02-08 09:10
Saudi Arabia 'curtailed' Jamal Khashoggi murder probe - UN expertBBC - 2019-02-08 02:09
An early UN report on the journalist's murder says the Saudis blocked access to the crime scene. ...
US lawmaker questions arms sales to Saudi-UAE coalition in Yemen | Saudi Arabia News | Al JazeeraAljazeera - 2019-02-07 15:26
Yemen, Iran, Khashoggi murder top Pompeo's talks in Saudi | WSB-TVWsbtv - 2019-02-07 13:32
Saudi Arabia Says It’s Given $100 Million to Northeast SyriaTheepochtimes - 2019-02-07 12:14
Key Coalition Members Call for “Political Solution” in SyriaBAS News - 2019-02-07 09:33
ERBIL — The United States, the United Kingdom, France, Germany Egypt, Jordan, Saudi Arabia reiterated support for the UN’s effort aimed at finding a political solution to the prolonged crisis in Syria “on the basis of UN Security Council Resolution 2254” ...
US lawmakers criticize Saudi Arabia, ask about weapons restrictions – Middle East MonitorMiddleeastmonitor - 2019-02-07 06:59
U.S. lawmakers criticize Saudi Arabia, ask about weapons restrictions | ReutersReuters - 2019-02-07 06:03
MIT won’t sever ties with Saudi government - The Boston GlobeBostonglobe - 2019-02-06 21:01
Saudi former diplomat called 'pivotal' in Khashoggi's apparent killing - CNNCNN - 2019-02-06 19:44
Saudi Arabia and Turkey prepare war push against Assad in Syria | World | News | Express.co.ukExpress - 2019-02-06 17:54
U.S. seeks answers about missing writer from Saudi ArabiaDenverpost - 2019-02-06 17:12
Jamal Khashoggi died in fistfight at Istanbul consulate, Saudi Arabia claims - CNNCNN - 2019-02-05 21:36
Khashoggi case just won't go away for Trump and his Saudi allies - CNNCNN - 2019-02-05 21:36
BBC World Service - Newsday, Senior Member of Saudi Royal Family Warns Against a US troop Withdrawal from SyriaBBC - 2019-02-05 19:40
Yemen, Iran, Khashoggi murder top Pompeo's talks in SaudiTristatehomepage - 2019-02-05 18:15
Secretary Of State Pompeo Meets With Saudi Crown Prince Before Heading Home | Alabama Public RadioAPR - 2019-02-05 17:59
Saudi crown prince Salman may be behind Khashoggi killing, says Trump | Business Standard NewsBusiness Standard - 2019-02-05 15:30
Saudi Attempts to Win Over Locals in Yemen Stir Anger | Small Wars JournalSmallwarsjournal - 2019-02-05 06:45
UN Khashoggi probe wraps up in Turkey: what next? | Saudi Arabia News | Al JazeeraAljazeera - 2019-02-05 02:42
Saudi Women's Rights Activists Reportedly Face Conditions Equal To Torture, New Report SaysBustle - 2019-02-05 02:42
Saudi-led coalition nears hospital in Yemen's Hodeidah, trapping young patients - Middle East News - Haaretz.comHaaretz - 2019-02-05 02:19
No more Welsh money for Saudi weapons supplier Raytheon, says Plaid - BBC NewsBBC - 2019-02-05 01:54
Mike Pompeo Meets Saudi King, Turkish Officials To Search Consul's HouseNDTV - 2019-02-04 17:42
Public smiles, private problems as Saudi prince visits White House | The Times of IsraelTimesofisrael - 2019-02-04 16:58
Saudi: We look forward to a Syria free from foreign forces – Middle East MonitorMiddleeastmonitor - 2019-02-04 16:21
Netflix bows to Saudi Arabia, pulls 'Patriot Act' episode on Khashoggi - Middle East News - Haaretz.comHaaretz - 2019-02-04 15:43
Netflix censorship risks helping Saudi crackdown on expression: Amnesty | The Japan TimesJapantimes - 2019-02-04 15:33
Jamal Khashoggi killing latest: Turkey demands Saudi Arabia reveal body whereabouts as CIA's Gina Haspel briefs Donald Trump - CBS NewsCbsnews - 2019-02-04 15:01
Saudi Arabia Cannot Restore Global Reputation: ReportWaar Media - 2019-02-04 14:13
WAAR_DUHOK Saudi Arabia should not be allowed to resume normal relations with the rest of the world until the kingdom “puts on more than a show of change” after the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, The Washington Post’s Editorial Board said in an o ...