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U.S. has no ambassadors in Turkey or Saudi Arabia amid Khashoggi disappearance | PBS NewsHour

PBS - 2019-06-17 15:32

Khashoggi: Trump defends Saudi Arabia as Pompeo heads to Turkey | World news | The Guardian

The Guardian - 2019-06-17 03:26

Saudi Arabia blames Iran for tanker attacks

Kurdiu - 2019-06-16 16:58

Saudi Arabia holds top crude oil exporter title in 2018

Waar Media - 2019-06-16 12:41
WAAR_DUHOK Saudi Arabia retained the title of the world’s top crude oil exporter last year, according to data compiled by Anadolu Agency on British energy giant BP’s Statistical Review of World Energy 2019 report. The kingdom’s crude oil exports rose by ...

Gulf of Oman tanker attacks: Saudi Arabia urges 'decisive' response

BBC - 2019-06-16 00:01
The call follows Thursday's attack on two tankers in the Gulf of Oman, which the US blames on Iran. ...

KRG Condemns Missile Attack on Saudi Airport

BAS News - 2019-06-13 23:59
ERBIL - The Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) has condemned Wednesday's missile attack carried out by the Yemeni militias of pro-Iranian Houthis on a civilian airport in southern Saudi Arabia which left at least 26 people injured. "We strongly condemn ...

Iraqi Hezbollah Blames Saudi Arabia for Resurgence of Terrorism

BAS News - 2019-06-13 12:57
ERBIL — Iraqi Shi’ite militia of Hezbollah accuses Saudi Arabia for the violence and continued terror across Iraq. The group released a statement to lay the blame on Saudi Arabia for recently increasing terrorist attacks in northern and western Iraq, inc ...

US lawmakers introduce bills to stop Saudi arms sales

Waar Media - 2019-06-13 11:47
WAAR_DUHOK House Democrats introduced new legislation Wednesday to stop U.S. President Donald Trump’s administration from following through on a number of arms sales to Saudi Arabia. One resolution, introduced by congressman Ted Lieu, would block all 22 ...

Republicans in U.S. Congress push back on Trump weapons packages to Saudi Arabia, UAE | Euronews

Euronews - 2019-06-13 03:00

Republicans in Congress push back on Trump weapons packages to Saudi Arabia, UAE - Reuters

Reuters - 2019-06-12 23:12

Saudi-led coalition confirms Houthi attack on airport

Waar Media - 2019-06-12 20:05
WAAR_DUHOK The Saudi-led coalition confirmed Wednesday an attack by Yemeni Houthi rebels on an airport in southern Saudi Arabia. Col. Turki al-Maliki, spokesman for the coalition, was quoted in a statement released by Saudi Press Agency (SPA) as saying: ...

Houthi Missile Attack on Saudi Airport Wounds Dozens

BAS News - 2019-06-12 14:33
ERBIL — Yemeni militias of pro-Iranian Houthis carried out a missile attack on a civilian airport in southern Saudi Arabia on Wednesday, wounding at least 26 people. The Saudi-led Coalition soon blamed Iran for the attack, saying it proved Tehran’s invol ...

How Saudi Arabia outmanoeuvred Turkey in Sudan | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-06-12 00:49

Are Saudi Arabia and Iran in an ‘arms race’ or is the contest more complex: Notes and sources

Seth Frantzman - 2019-06-09 01:46
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN A version of this article appeared in ‘The Jerusalem Post,’ this one has links and charts. In May 2017 US President Donald Trump and Saudi Arabia inked […] ...

US granted Saudi nuclear sharing after Khashoggi murder

Waar Media - 2019-06-06 20:19
WAAR_DUHOK The U.S. authorized American companies to share nuclear technology with Saudi Arabia shortly after the murder of Kingdom’s journalist Jamal Khashoggi, according to a U.S. lawmaker. Senator Tim Kaine of Virginia, the state where Khashoggi resid ...

Politics & War: Is Saudi Arabia Joining Trump’s Ploy? - Modern Diplomacy

Moderndiplomacy - 2019-06-05 22:49

Saudi Arabia flies Iranian to hospital off ‘hostile’ ship

Rûdaw - 2019-06-05 08:02
The Saudis allege the ship has served as a maritime base for the IRGC ...

Sen. Van Hollen challenges Trump's bypass of Congress on Saudi Arabia, Iran

Al Monitor - 2019-06-04 18:39

Houthis a Grave Concern for Saudis

E-Kurd - 2019-05-31 20:47
Manish Rai | Recent attacks launched by Houthis rebels on critical installations of Saudi Arabia has demonstrated a significant leap in their capabilities. The story of how Ansar Allah (official name of Houthi movement) moved from small-arms am ...

Iraq rejects anti-Iran stance of leaders at summit in Saudi Arabia

Rûdaw - 2019-05-31 15:53
Salih: Security and stability of a neighboring Islamic country is in our interests ...

Saudi Arabia 'curtailed' Jamal Khashoggi murder probe - UN expert - BBC News

BBC - 2019-05-27 21:46

Turkey arrests suspected UAE spies, probes Khashoggi link | Saudi Arabia News | Al Jazeera

Aljazeera - 2019-05-27 21:11

Jamal Khashoggi: Saudi Arabia calls murder claims 'lies' - BBC News

BBC - 2019-05-27 13:03

Barham Salih visits Turkey and Saudi Arabia

Kurdiu - 2019-05-25 23:31

Citing Iran, Trump bypasses Congress to sell arms to Saudis, UAE

Rûdaw - 2019-05-25 14:56
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said the administration would circumvent the required review by Congress to approve 22 arms transfers to Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and Jordan. ...

US blames Iran for tanker bombings in UAE, Saudi attack

Waar Media - 2019-05-25 13:07
WAAR_DUHOK The Pentagon on Friday blamed Iran and its proxy forces for recent tanker bombings in the United Arab Emirates and an attack on a pipeline in Saudi Arabia. This determination came the same day U.S. President Donald Trump announced the deployme ...

Defying Congress, Trump sets $8 billion-plus in weapons sales to Saudi Arabia, UAE | News | The Mighty 790 KFGO

KFGO - 2019-05-25 12:40

Trump prepared to bypass Congress on Saudi arms sale: senators | Saudi Arabia News | Al Jazeera

Aljazeera - 2019-05-24 19:20

Is Iran Testing Trump With Little Attacks in Iraq, Saudi Arabia, and the Persian Gulf? - Modern Diplomacy

Moderndiplomacy - 2019-05-24 14:36

Saudi Arabia to execute three scholars after Ramadan: Report

Kurdiu - 2019-05-23 14:22

Oil prices down as Saudis vow peace in Middle East

Waar Media - 2019-05-22 16:19
WAAR_DUHOK Crude oil prices were down to begin Wednesday as Saudi Arabia promised it would promote peace in the Middle East to prevent further escalation of conflicts, and to support and achieve balance in the global oil market. International benchmark B ...

Yemen, Saudi Arabia Call for Stopping Houthi Fraud in Aid Distribution | Asharq AL-awsat

Aawsat - 2019-05-22 13:23

Saudi Arabia calls urgent Gulf, Arab League meetings over tensions

Yahoo - 2019-05-21 10:32

Qatar says not invited to two summits in Saudi Arabia

Waar Media - 2019-05-20 14:07
WAAR_DUHOK Qatar has not received an official invitation to two emergency summits called by Saudi Arabia, a Qatari state minister said on Monday. Saudi King Salman called for holding Gulf and Arab summits in Makkah on May 30 to discuss implications of re ...

Iraq hosts conference with neighboring states Saudi Arabia, Iran

Kurdistan24 - 2019-05-19 07:04

Gulf states okay US troop redeployment: Report

Waar Media - 2019-05-18 16:56
WAAR_DUHOK Saudi Arabia and Arab countries have reportedly accepted a request to redeploy its forces in the Gulf, according to Saudi media on Saturday. Asharq al-Awsat newspaper, citing Gulf sources, said the troop redeployment will be conducted based on ...

UK sold at least £11m of arms to Saudi Arabia in weeks after Khashoggi murder | The Independent

Independent - 2019-05-18 13:06

Saudi Arabia arrests prominent cleric Safar al-Hawali

Qantara - 2019-05-17 15:28

Saudi Arabia delivers $100 million pledged to U.S. as Pompeo lands in Riyadh

Qantara - 2019-05-17 15:28

Khashoggi's fiancee urges Congress to put more pressure on Saudi Arabia in the wake of journalist's killing - StamfordAdvocate

Stamfordadvocate - 2019-05-17 11:13

Saudi Arabia says its oil pipeline was attacked by drones

Gulan Media - 2019-05-14 22:39

Saudi says oil pipeline attacked by drones

Waar Media - 2019-05-14 18:37
WAAR_DUHOK Armed drones carried out attacks on two oil installations in Saudi Arabia on Tuesday, Energy Minister Khalid al-Falih said. The attacks targeted two oil pump stations on the East-West pipeline, which carries Saudi oil from the eastern province ...

Four ships, two from Saudi Arabia, sabotaged amid tensions with Iran

Kurdistan24 - 2019-05-13 14:10

Saudi Arabia says 2 oil tankers damaged by sabotage attacks

Rûdaw - 2019-05-13 12:00
Emirati officials have declined to elaborate on the nature of the sabotage ...

Riyadh Ready to Send Oil to Former Iran Oil Buyers

BAS News - 2019-05-10 22:45
ERBIL - Saudi Arabia has showed readiness to export oil to the former buyers of Iranian oil as the US has decided not to extend the sanction waivers for the eight buyers of Iranian oil. Earlier last month, Khalid Al-Falih, Minister of Saudi Arabia Energy ...

Saudi Arabia: Khashoggi Killing Can't Stop Foreign Investment - Bloomberg

Bloomberg - 2019-05-10 13:52

Saudi Arabia detaining US activists six months after Khashoggi’s murder - Vox

VOX - 2019-05-07 10:27

This Is What Ramadan Looks Like Around The World

Waar Media - 2019-05-06 18:36
WAAR_DUHOK Istanbul. Credits: Omar Chatriwala |Doha. Brunei. Saudi Arabia. Hyderabad, India. Madhya Pradesh, India. Cairo, Egypt. Istanbul. Qatar. Bangladesh. Sudan. India. India. Qatar. Ankara. Saudi Arabia. Qatar. Kuwait. The post This Is What Ramadan ...

Khashoggi murder: Saudi Arabia 'sent experts' to cover evidence - BBC News

BBC - 2019-05-04 23:02

Saudi prosecutor seeks death penalty for five in Khashoggi murder | Saudi Arabia News | Al Jazeera

Aljazeera - 2019-05-04 07:52

Khashoggi death: How Saudi Arabia altered its account - BBC News

BBC - 2019-05-03 19:41

Saudi Arabia responds to Iran oil tanker emergency

Rûdaw - 2019-05-02 17:50
The vessel had a crew of 26, including 24 Iranians and two Bangladeshis ...

Saudi Arabia news: Runaway sisters who fled to Turkey 'face death threats' - Daily Star

Dailystar - 2019-04-30 08:39

The Khashoggi murder mystery: Erdogan as Lieutenant Columbo | Saudi Arabia | Al Jazeera

Aljazeera - 2019-04-26 01:36

Trump’s Embrace of Haftar Will Reignite Libya’s Proxy War

Foreign Policy Research Institute - 2019-04-25 20:04
General Khalifa Haftar, the military commander of the loosely affiliated Libyan National Army (LNA), a militia that receives military support from the United Arab Emirates (UAE), Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA), and Egypt, has engaged with the world’s top l ...

‘Trump Administration Complicit in Saudi Crimes’

Waar Media - 2019-04-25 15:17
WAAR_DUHOK U.S. President Donald Trump’s administration is complicit in the ongoing bombing campaign in Yemen led by Saudi Arabia, The Washington Post said Wednesday. Trump recently vetoed a resolution aiming to end U.S. support for the Saudi-led war, cl ...

Wall Street titans back in Saudi Arabia as human rights storm erupts - WFMZ

WFMZ - 2019-04-25 11:31

Riyadh conference: Wall Street is back in Saudi Arabia despite new human rights outcry - CNN

CNN - 2019-04-25 02:57

Iraq Criticizes Mass Executions in Saudi Arabia

BAS News - 2019-04-25 00:06
ERBIL - The Islamic Supreme Council of Iraq has strongly criticized the mass executions carried out by Saudi Arabia on Tuesday. A total of 37 people, 32 of them being from the country’s Shi'ite minority, were executed by Saudi Arabia for alleged "acts of ...

U.N. rights boss condemns Saudi Arabia beheading 37 men

Yahoo - 2019-04-24 14:47

Rouhani says Saudi Arabia, UAE owe their existence today to Iran: TV

Yahoo - 2019-04-24 14:47

Trump Says U.S. Stands With Saudi Arabia Despite Khashoggi Killing | Hermann Herald

Hermannherald - 2019-04-24 11:44

Turkey & Saudi Arabia's Khashoggi Scuffle is the Pot Calling the Kettle Black | National Review

Nationalreview - 2019-04-23 20:03

Why US & Saudi Arabia fear Iran-Pakistan cooperation — RT Op-ed

RT - 2019-04-23 17:33

Can Iraq Bring Iran and Saudi Arabia Together? Rivals to Meet, Along with Syria and Other Neighbors

Newsweek - 2019-04-22 17:19

Trump: Saudi Arabia will 'more than make up' for decrease in Iran oil purchases | The Times of Israel

Timesofisrael - 2019-04-22 17:08

Iraq summit brings together rivals Saudi Arabia and Iran

Kurdiu - 2019-04-21 21:25

Baghdad needs to be clever in talks with Iran, Saudi Arabia: Analyst

Rûdaw - 2019-04-21 17:10
Devastated by years of war, Iraq needs all the friends it can get ...

Baghdad, Riyadh Agree on Security, Intelligence Cooperations

BAS News - 2019-04-19 12:19
ERBIL — The Iraqi government and Saudi Arabia have reached an agreement to strengthen ties and cooperation in security and intelligence affairs. The deal is part of 13 agreements a high-level Iraqi delegation, led by Prime Minister Adil Abdul-Mahdi, sign ...

Iraqi PM Abdul Mahdi meets Saudi King Salman on first visit to Saudi Arabia

E-Kurd - 2019-04-18 13:44
RIYADH,— Iraqi Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi made his first visit to Saudi Arabia since taking office six months ago, meeting King Salman during the stop on a regional tour that has also seen visits to Cairo and Tehran in recent weeks. Abdul Mahdi has ...

The Case Against Arms Embargos, Even for Saudi Arabia

Warontherocks - 2019-04-18 06:21

Iraq, Saudi Arabia Ink 13 Agreements

BAS News - 2019-04-18 00:34
ERBIL - Iraq has inked 13 agreements with Saudi Arabia as the relations between the two top OPEC oil producers have started to revive once again, Iraqi Prime Minister Adil Abdul-Mahdi's office said on Wednesday. The announcement came after the Iraqi prem ...

‘Brotherly countries’ Iraq, Saudi Arabia ink 13 deals

Rûdaw - 2019-04-17 22:33
Deals cover investment, agriculture, energy, electricity, and more ...

Iraqi PM headed to Saudi Arabia on official visit

Kurdiu - 2019-04-17 21:40

Iraqi PM Abdul-Mahdi heads to Saudi Arabia with key ministers

Rûdaw - 2019-04-17 15:24
The visit is to display “Iraq’s way of working” with its regional neighbors ...

Iraqi PM Heads to Saudi Arabia

BAS News - 2019-04-17 14:06
ERBIL — Iraqi Prime Minister Adil Abdul-Mahdi left Baghdad for Riyadh on an official visit in hopes of fostering ties and regional role. The prime minister was accompanied by a large delegation of ministers, lawmakers, and Iraqi businessmen, preparing fo ...

Iraq’s Abdul-Mahdi to Visit Saudi Arabia This Week

BAS News - 2019-04-16 12:15
ERBIL — Iraqi Prime Minsiter Adil Abdul-Mahdi will visit Riyadh this week on Wednesday to foster relations, a source said. Abdul-Mahdi will be accompanied by oil, trade, and electricity ministers during his trip to Saudi Arabia. The Iraqi prime minister ...

Jamal Khashoggi murder: What is Turkey's game with Saudi Arabia? - BBC News

BBC - 2019-04-15 09:58

Iraqi prime minister to visit Saudi Arabia to sign 13 new agreements: Ambassador

Kurdistan24 - 2019-04-13 07:16

Trump Clings to MBS as Saudi Arabia Targets Americans | Human Rights First

Humanrightsfirst - 2019-04-12 01:58

Jamal Khashoggi: Turkey’s Saudi Arabia anger about more than murder - Vox

VOX - 2019-04-10 06:24

Khashoggi death: Saudi Arabia says journalist was murdered - BBC News

BBC - 2019-04-07 08:29

Saudi Arabia arrests US citizens as lawmakers move to deny support - WFMZ

WFMZ - 2019-04-06 21:24

US citizen arrests set to deepen divide between Trump, GOP over Saudi Arabia - CNNPolitics

CNN - 2019-04-06 20:34

Europe, Canada, Australia issue first rebuke of Saudi Arabia at U.N. forum - Reuters

Reuters - 2019-04-06 14:20

Two US citizens among women's rights activists detained in Saudi Arabia | TheHill

Thehill - 2019-04-06 02:31

Over 100 Iraqis in Saudi Arabia’s prison: Iraqi Human Rights Commission member

E-Kurd - 2019-04-05 20:31
BAGHDAD,— There are more than 100 Iraqis in Saudi Arabia’s prisons, a member of Iraqi Human Rights Commission (IHRC) said on Thursday. Ali al-Bayati said in a statement that the Government of Iraq should investigate the issue in the framework of strength ...

Saudis open consulate in Iraq for the first time in nearly 30 years

E-Kurd - 2019-04-05 11:06
BAGHDAD,— Iraq says Saudi Arabia has opened a consulate in Baghdad for the first time in nearly 30 years in a sign of improving ties. The consulate, which will issue visas to Iraqis, was opened during a two-day visit by a delegation headed by the Saudi m ...

Saudi Arabia opens consulate in Baghdad, pledges $1bn loan

Rûdaw - 2019-04-05 02:25
PM Abdul-Mahdi will sign a dozen agreements when he visits Riyadh ...

U.S. House rebukes Trump on Saudi Arabia, backs measure to end Yemen involvement | Reuters

Reuters - 2019-04-04 22:21

Saudi Arabia gives Iraq $1 billion grant: state TV citing minister

E-Kurd - 2019-04-04 18:28
RIYADH,— Saudi Arabia’s King Salman will provide Iraq $1 billion to build a sports city, state television said on Wednesday, the start of two-day visit to Iraq by high-level Saudi officials aimed at boosting ties. Riyadh has been wooing Baghdad as part o ...

Saudi to Open New Consulates in Iraq: Minister

BAS News - 2019-04-04 00:39
ERBIL - Saudi Arabia is expected to open four new consulates in Iraq, the Saudi Minister of Commerce and Investment, Majid bin Abdullah Al Qasabi, revealed on Wednesday. Qasabi made the remarks during a joint press conference with Iraqi Oil Minister Samr ...

Bridge between rivals? Iraq PM to visit Iran and Saudi Arabia

Rûdaw - 2019-04-03 20:53
"We don’t want to build on disputes" ...

EU Opposes Capital Punishment in Saudi Arabia

Waar Media - 2019-04-03 12:01
WAAR_DUHOK EU foreign policy chief Tuesday said the bloc opposes capital punishments in Saudi Arabia where the number this year passed 45. “The European Union is unequivocally opposed to the use of capital punishment in all cases and without exception,” ...

Saudi Arabia: Six months after the brutal killing of Jamal Khashoggi, there remains ‘no real signs of justice’ – Amnesty International USA

Amnestyusa - 2019-04-03 08:46

Jamal Khashoggi: Turkey's Erdogan urges Saudi Arabia to release images - BBC News

BBC - 2019-04-03 02:38

Saudi Arabia: Six months after the brutal killing of Jamal Khashoggi, there remains ‘no real sign of justice’ | Amnesty International

Amnesty - 2019-04-02 18:13

Khashoggi children have received houses in Saudi Arabia and monthly payments as compensation for killing of father - Los Angeles Times

Latimes - 2019-04-02 11:58

Jamal Khashoggi: Turkish government claims it has audio and video recordings proving journalist was killed by Saudi Arabia | The Independent

Independent - 2019-04-02 09:53

Jamal Khashoggi death: Turkey says CCTV shows 'Saudi Arabia using BODY DOUBLE in murder' | World | News |

Express - 2019-04-02 06:06

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