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Saudi forces shoot down drone as Middle East war fears escalate...

The action was taken after videos were posted online showing gunfire in a neighbourhood where a royal palace is located.A spokesman of the...

Syria news: Saudi Arabia responds to Donald Trump USA call for...

The Saudi’s Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir responded to Donald Trump after a report in the Washington Post said the President called for Arab...

Donald Trump asks SAUDI ARABIA and others to establish ‘Arab ARMY’...

The US administration has asked Arab countries including the United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia and Qatar to contribute billions of dollars and a large...

NAPTIP rescues 19 women being trafficked to Saudi Arabia – Punch...

Olaleye Aluko, Abuja operatives of the National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons and other related matters on Thursday rescued 19 women at...

Qatar blockade: Saudi Arabia THREATEN to cut off Qatar with BORDER...

The $750m project, which is still awaiting official approval, would be funded by Saudi and Emirati investors, and could be completed in as little...

Osama bin Laden’s son calls for Saudi Arabia UPRISING as he...

In the latest in a series of videos recorded by Hamza bin Laden, son of the former Al-Qaeda mastermind, he exhorted "our dear people...

Yemen rebels launch missile at Saudi Arabian oil storage tanks |...

The containers belong to oil giant Saudi Aramco. Saudi air defences shot down a missile in the skies above the province, the kingdom's official TV...

Yemen Houthis ATTACK Saudi warship in Red Sea | World |...

Yemen's Houthis rebels said they had targeted a warship in the Red Sea. However other sources say an oil tanker was hit.  Early reports indicate...

Middle East WAR: Saudi Arabia military base in Yemen ‘BLOWN UP’...

Houthi forces in the war torn country said that their efforts to attack the Al-Jarbah military base had been successful. They said the attack was...

Middle East ON EDGE: Saudi Arabia intecepts BALLISTIC MISSILE as Yemen...

State-run Al-Ekhbariya television gave no further details but did not report any casualties or damage from the missile. Yemen's Saba news agency, run by the...

Saudi Arabia: At least one dead after missile attack in Riyadh...

Saudi Arabian authorities say one person has been killed and two other wounded in a ballistic missile attack on the kingdom’s capital by Yemeni...

Biggest stadium in world with capacity of 135,000 to be built...

THE biggest stadium in world is set to be built in Iraq... as a gift from Saudi Arabia's King Salman. The massive, 135,000-seater ground has...

Saudi Arabia and Egypt pledge $10bn to kickstart construction of high-tech...

The IndependentSaudi Arabia and Egypt pledge $10bn to kickstart construction of high-tech mega-cityThe IndependentLaborers work at the construction site of a building in Riyadh,...

Saudi Arabia imposes N163,000 levy on frequent Nigerian pilgrims

Saudi Arbaian authorities have imposed a compulsory levy equivalent of N163,000 on all prospective Nigerian pilgrims,...

Saudi Arabian petrochemical site hacked using malicious computer software | World...

GETTY/MITHackers seized command of the petrochemical plant’s computerised control-and-safety system

Alleged Drug Trafficking: Two more Nigerians executed in Saudi Arabia

…Fear grips 12 other detainees in Medina Prison By Soni Daniel, Northern Region Editor

Saudi Arabia: Prince boasts from gold-plated hotel suite he will be...

GETTYPrince Alwaleed has been confined in Riyadh's Ritz-Carlton hotel for...

Saudi plane crashes after being ‘shot down by Yemen rebels’ |...

The aircraft, believed to be a British-made Tornado, crashed in Saada province this afternoon. Houthi armed rebels too TV channel al-Massirah they had shot the...

Saudi CRACKDOWN: Officials detain 11 princes after protests at palace |...

The bizarre demonstration was staged at a royal residence in Riyadh and was sparked by the signing of a decree halting state payments to...

Saudi ‘intercepts’ Houthi missile near Yemen border | Yemen News

Saudi Arabia says it has intercepted a ballistic missile fired towards the country by Yemen's Houthi rebels. The Saudi statement came just hours after the Yemeni...

Saudi Arabia under attack – Ballistic missile fired at Middle East...

Houthi forces in Yemen claimed responsibility for shooting the rocket towards a camp near the Yemeni border, according to reports.  It was said to be...

Saudi Arabia says it will allow food and fuel shipments into...

However, it was roundly rebuked for the impact on the already-desperate civilian population, which is facing what has been described as one of the...

Haifaa Al Mansour: Saudi cinema is going to grow

The groundbreaking filmmaker behind ‘Wadjda’ and ‘Mary Shelley’ on what’s next for her and her country

Saudi Arabia lifts decades-long ban on cinemas, World News

Riyadh - Saudi Arabia on Monday (Dec 11) lifted a decades-old ban on cinemas, part of powerful Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman's far-reaching liberalisation...

Saudi Crown Prince the Buyer of USD$450 Million Leonardo

Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, known by his initials MBS, has been revealed by the Wall Street Journal as the mystery bidder who...

Saudi crown prince ‘is real buyer’ of painting by Leonardo da...

The saga of the only Leonardo Da Vinci painting in private hands has taken another twist with reports that US intelligence has identified the...

Saleh forces deny Houthi claims over control of Sanaa | Saudi...

Forces loyal to Yemen's former President Ali Abdullah Saleh have denied claims by Houthi rebels who say they have gained control of most of...

Saudi Arabia to introduce first ever tourist visas as tensions with...

Visas have previously only covered people travelling to the country for work or for religious reasons. Prince Sultan Bin Salman said: “The targets are people...

Middle East news: Israel ready to join forces with Saudi Arabia...

Relations between the Jewish state and the Arab kingdom have traditionally been extremely fraught, and the two have previously refused to communicate through diplomatic...

An overview of the tensions between Saudi Arabia and its neighbors

Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi, left, King Salman bin Abdulaziz al-Saud of Saudi Arabia, first lady Melania Trump and President Trump open the World Center for...

Saudi Arabia assures investors only private accounts suspended in anti-graft drive,...

RIYADH (BLOOMBERG) - Saudi Arabia said it has only frozen the bank accounts of individuals and not those of the companies they own or...

Saudi Arrests Raise Questions, Broadcom’s Qualcomm Bid: DealBook Briefing

• A former U.S. ambassador to the kingdom told the NYT that Prince Alwaleed had a...

Saudi Prince Mansour bin Muqrin killed in helicopter crash near Yemen...

The fatal crash came one day after Saudi Arabia intercepted a ballistic missile fired by Yemen rebels in the wartorn country. This evening, local media...

Donald Trump blames Iran after Saudi Arabia intercepts ballistic missile fired...

Saudi Arabia says it has intercepted a ballistic missile fired over capital Riyadh by rebels from...

The Saudi Prince who could save the world after ousting his...

It was a power struggle described as Saudi Arabia’s Game of Thrones and there is no doubt who won. Mohammed bin Salman was named...

Morning mail: Saudi Arabia ‘to return to moderate Islam’ | Australia...

Good morning, this is Eleanor Ainge Roy bringing you the main stories and must-reads on Wednesday 25 October. Top stories Saudi Arabia’s crown prince, Mohammed...

Saudi authorities pursue Twitter user over women’s driving threat

RIYADH (Reuters) - Saudi Arabia’s public prosecutor issued an arrest warrant on Saturday for a Twitter user who called for anyone who supports women...

Saudi Arabia Is Already Redoing Reform Plan It Rushed Last Year

Saudi Arabia is redoing a plan to overhaul its government and economy...

Saudi police detain teenage boy for dancing in the road |...

Saudi police said on Tuesday they had detained a 14-year-old boy who was filmed dancing to the 1990s hit song "Macarena" at a street...

Saudi Crown Prince MBS ‘wants out’ of Yemen war | Saudi...

Saudi Arabia's crown prince has told two former American officials that he "wants out" of the two-year war he started in Yemen, and that...

Qatar accuses Saudi Arabia of politicising Hajj

Qatar has accused Saudi Arabia of politicising the Hajj, claiming Riyadh has imposed restrictions on Qatari nationals planning to travel to Mecca for the...

Qatar news LIVE: Saudi Arabia issues Doha with six principles to...

11.00am: Saudi Arabia, the UAE, Egypt and Bahrain have issued Qatar with a list of principles designed to resolve the Gulf crisis, including a...

Egypt's Sisi ratifies island handover to Saudi Arabia: cabinet

Cairo (AFP) - Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi ratified a treaty that hands over two Red Sea islands to Saudi Arabia in a deal...

Saudi Arabia in FURIOUS ultimatum to Qatar as Middle East tensions...

The Gulf state was given the ultimatum amid fears the diplomatic crisis in the region could further deepen, having so far failed to respond...

Saudi Arabia thwarts huge terror attack on world's largest Mosque ahead...

A would-be suicide bomber who aimed to launch an attack on the Grand Mosque in Mecca, was cornered in an apartment before he could...

Qatar news LIVE: Saudi Arabia gives list of demands to Doha...

3.15pm: Turkey has sent a first shipment of food supplies to Qatar, along with a small contingent of soldiers and armoured vehicles. Turkey has backed Qatar...

Ex-Saudi crown prince pledges allegiance to successor

Former Crown Prince Mohammed bin Nayef has pledged allegiance to his successor Mohammed bin Salman, the son of King Salman bin Abdulaziz.  A royal decree...

Saudi king ousts nephew to name son as first in line...

King Salman of Saudi Arabia has ousted his nephew as crown prince and replaced him with his son, Mohammed bin Salman, confirming the 31-year-old...

State Department issues unusual public warning to Saudi Arabia and UAE...

The State Department issued an unusual public warning to Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates on Tuesday over a diplomatic rift with fellow...

Saudi detains Turkey media reporters 'on FM's visit'

Istanbul (AFP) - Saudi Arabia detained two Pakistani reporters for Turkey's state-run English language channel TRT World for some 10 hours during a visit...

Saudi 'rejects' Turkey offer to build base in kingdom

Saudi Arabia has rejected an offer from Turkey to build a military base in the kingdom, saying it "cannot allow" Ankara to establish such...

Qatar news LIVE: Warships arrive in Doha amid row with Saudi...

6.14pm: Qatar has asked the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) to intervene after its Gulf neighbours closed their airspace to Qatari flights. Saudi Arabia’s Transport Minister...

Pakistan Stays Neutral in Qatar-Saudi Dispute, But Mediation Role Unlikely –...

Pakistan would like to help mediate an end to the rift between Persian Gulf allies because it has a lot to lose if the...

Egypt: Parliament committee approves Saudi islands deal

Egyptian protesters opposed to a 2016 agreement to transfer two Red Sea islands to Saudi Arabia clashed with police in downtown Cairo, just hours...

Australia 3 Saudi Arabia 2: Rogic stunner gives hosts huge World...

Tom Rogic scored a stunning second-half winner as Australia beat Saudi Arabia 3-2 to boost their hopes of automatic qualification for the 2018 World...

BREAKING: Saudi Arabia, UAE, Egypt & Bahrain cut ties with Qatar...

The four nations have also broken off all land, sea and air contacts with the Gulf state, with Saudi Arabia accusing Qatar of...

Saudi Arabia, UAE, Egypt, Bahrain cut ties to Qatar

Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Egypt and Bahrain say they are severing diplomatic relations with Qatar. The Saudi kingdom said it was cutting...

Ex-worker kills two staff at Saudi school – Daily Mail

A 'disgruntled' ex-employee of a Saudi private school shot dead two staff members and injured a third, the school's chairman said.The rare shooting happened...

Trump's pro-Saudi, pro-Russia, anti-Europe foreign policy – Washington Post

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‘They will face certain downfall’ Iranian leader threatens Saudi Arabia over...

The 77-year-old leader told a Koran reading event marking the start of Ramadan: "They will face certain downfall.”Mr Khamenei also told a...

The speech, the deal and the orb: Trump’s trip to Saudi...

President Trump embarked Friday on his first trip abroad since taking the oath of office, a lengthy week-plus trip that began in Saudi...

US and Saudi Arabia sign arms deals worth almost $110bn

The US and Saudi Arabia have signed arms deals worth almost $110bn, a White House official said on Saturday, the first day of President...

US, Saudi firms sign tens of billions of dollars of deals...

By Reem Shamseddine and Katie Paul ...

Saudi Arabia Says Trump's Visit Will Help the Fight Against Extremism...

(WASHINGTON) - Saudi Arabia's foreign minister said on Thursday that an upcoming visit to the kingdom by U.S. President Donald Trump...