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‘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.co.uk

Express - 2019-04-02 06:06

Political Prisoners' Families Spotlight Iran, Saudi Arabia | Scoop News

Scoop - 2019-03-30 03:23

Saudi Arabia Rejects US Recognition of Golan Heights as Israel

BAS News - 2019-03-29 14:08
ERBIL - Saudi Arabian Foreign Minister Ibrahim Al-Assaf said on Friday at an Arab League meeting that Riyadh rejects US’ decision to recognize Israel’s sovereignty over Golan Heights. US President signed a controversial proclamation last week to official ...

Khashoggi murder: Saudi Arabia's attorney general to arrive in Turkey for talks over journalist’s death | The Independent

Independent - 2019-03-27 19:44

Hedge fund spurns $300 million from Saudi Arabia over Khashoggi's

Alaraby - 2019-03-27 17:31

US human rights report faults Saudi Arabia in killing of Jamal Khashoggi | Chandler Caller

Chandercaller - 2019-03-25 21:48

Britain urged to halt arms sales to Saudi Arabia after killing of journalist | BreakingNews.ie

Breakingnews - 2019-03-25 12:59

Netflix blocked an ep of Patriot Act with Hasan Minhaj in Saudi Arabia - Vox

VOX - 2019-03-24 09:23

Saudi Arabia rejects pressure for more transparency in Khashoggi murder trial | The Independent

Independent - 2019-03-24 06:53

Turkey rejects Saudi Arabia and allies' demands to shut down Qatar air base | The Independent

Independent - 2019-03-24 00:43

The scent of soap making returns to Aleppo

Rûdaw - 2019-03-22 13:25
"Saudi Arabia exports oil, Switzerland chocolate, and Germany cars ... Aleppo exports laurel soap" ...

Turkey tightens the screws on Saudi Arabia over Khashoggi murder

Al Monitor - 2019-03-21 06:51

Saudi Arabia begins trial for 11 suspects in Khashoggi murder - Vox

VOX - 2019-03-21 03:17

No need for international investigators into Khashoggi murder, says Saudi Arabia | World News | Sky News

SKY - 2019-03-19 18:15

Turkey wants Saudi Arabia Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman top aides arrested in Jamal Khashoggi murder - CBS News

Cbsnews - 2019-03-19 02:51

US Human Rights Report Faults Saudi Arabia in Khashoggi Killing, Avoids Mention of Saudi Prince - News18

News18 - 2019-03-19 01:20

Saudi Arabia rejects ‘internationalisation of Khashoggi’s case’ – Middle East Monitor

Middleeastmonitor - 2019-03-15 18:07

Iraqi PM to visit Saudi Arabia on his first foreign trip

Rûdaw - 2019-03-15 00:12

Iraq, Saudi Arabia to boost trade, reopen border crossing closed since 1990

Kurdistan24 - 2019-03-14 23:29

US report faults Saudi Arabia in killing of journalist | WPFO

Fox23maine - 2019-03-14 08:42

EU rebukes Saudi Arabia over human rights abuses at UN forum

Alaraby - 2019-03-13 14:59

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

Reuters - 2019-03-11 11:48

Over 30 countries sign statement criticising Saudi Arabia’s rights record

Irishtimes - 2019-03-11 09:57

Pressure Builds on Saudi Arabia, But Will Trump Get Played?

Nymag - 2019-03-11 08:07

The Latest: Trump thanks Saudi Arabia for lower oil prices

Fox19 - 2019-03-11 00:06

Europe Slams Saudi Arabia Over Human Rights Abuses and Khashoggi Murder as Trump Administration Gives Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman a Pass

Newsweek - 2019-03-08 06:50

Iran, Saudi Arabia, and the Failure of America’s Middle East Policy | Harvard Political Review

Harvardpolitics - 2019-03-07 00:06

‘Saudi Arabia Should Release Women Activists’

Waar Media - 2019-03-05 14:03
WAAR_DUHOK Saudi Arabia should release all detained women’s rights activists immediately and unconditionally, international human rights experts said Monday. They said the Kingdom should also investigate torture allegations. “We note a failure to launch ...

Saudi Arabia expects Canada to proceed with $15B arms deal, but there’s ‘no final decision’ - National | Globalnews.ca

Globalnews - 2019-03-05 13:59

Syria Nears Return to Arab World Stage, Despite Resistance From U.S. and Saudi Arabia

Newsweek - 2019-03-05 02:41

Will MBS’ Defense of China’s Uighur Crackdown Backfire in Saudi Arabia?

Worldpoliticsreview - 2019-03-04 19:43

Turkish police raid 'farm' looking for Khashoggi's body as GOP rebukes Trump's stance on Saudi Arabia - Middle East News - Haaretz.com

Haaretz - 2019-02-28 20:41

Saudi Arabia admits Jamal Khashoggi killed in Turkey - Vox

VOX - 2019-02-28 18:22

Saudi Delegation to Visit Erbil This Week

BAS News - 2019-02-26 21:25
ERBIL - A delegation from Saudi Arabia's King Salman Humanity and Relief Center is expected to pay a visit to the Kurdistan Region on Wednesday. A source told BasNews that the delegates will come to see the situation of the IDPs and Syrian refugees based ...

Saudi Arabia to provide aid to Iraqi IDPs, returnees, and areas destroyed by ISIS

Kurdistan24 - 2019-02-26 18:58

China, Saudi Arabia, Venezuela in hot seat at U.N. rights forum | Reuters

Reuters - 2019-02-25 14:22

Jamal Khashoggi’s fiancee briefs EU lawmakers on Saudi Arabia’s human rights abuses | 5Pillars

5pillarsuk - 2019-02-25 14:22

Trump signals he won’t punish Saudi Arabia or its crown prince for killing of dissident journalist – Twin Cities

Twincities - 2019-02-24 12:33

China, Saudi Arabia, Venezuela in hot seat at U.N. rights forum:The Asahi Shimbun

Asahi - 2019-02-23 16:31

Turkey steps up pressure on Saudi Arabia over missing writer - AOL News

AOL - 2019-02-23 16:21

Egypt – I Told You So, But You Wouldn’t Listen

E-Kurd - 2019-02-22 16:58
Deyan Ranko Brashich | Exclusive to Ekurd.net I was bushwhacked by family last week. They asked that I write a piece on the Egypt/Yemen/Somalia/Saudi Arabia intertwined wars and genocides that has the Middle East and millions at death’s door. When I said ...

Saudi Arabia and UAE Fund Think Tanks That Drive US Foreign Policy

Truthout - 2019-02-21 17:52

Saudi Arabia is Working Hard to Reset Diplomatic Relations with Bashar Al Assad. Can it Work? | Al Bawaba

Albawaba - 2019-02-21 14:26

My Father Faces the Death Penalty in Saudi Arabia for Supporting Human Rights

Truthout - 2019-02-21 09:31

IS Executes Six Iraqi Abductees on Borders with Saudi Arabia

BAS News - 2019-02-19 21:29
ERBIL - The Islamic State (IS) militants have executed six Iraqi abductees at the border areas with Saudi Arabia, police reported on Tuesday. According to a statement by Ahmed Dilemi, a police officer from Anbar province, the six individuals were kidnapp ...

KY Sen. Rand Paul bashes Trump’s refusal to punish Saudi Arabia | Lexington Herald Leader

Kentucky - 2019-02-18 21:03

Netflix takes down comedy show critical of Saudi Arabia after kingdom complains | The Times of Israel

Timesofisrael - 2019-02-18 14:39

No Room for Iran in China-Pakistan Economic Cooperation

Waar 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 Utd

Waar 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,” ...

Iran singles out UAE and Saudi Arabia in latest comments about Baluchestan terror

Seth 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 […] ...

Saudi Arabia ‘Regrets’ its Inclusion on EU Blacklist

Waar 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 ...

Saudi Arabia lifts ban on travel to Lebanon

Waar 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-awsat

Aawsat - 2019-02-13 20:04

EU Adds Saudi Arabia to ‘Dirty Money’ Blacklist

Waar 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 ...

Netflix Pulls Comedy Show Episode Critical of Saudi Arabia

Voanews - 2019-02-11 23:13

Congress poised to push back at Trump on Saudi Arabia, Syria | TheHill

Thehill - 2019-02-11 13:15

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