Tag: Saudi

Saudi hosts new conference in shadow of critic’s murder

Riyadh: Cyborg artists, parkour pioneers and a British boxing star headlined a Saudi youth conference Wednesday hosted by the powerful…

Turkey calls for international probe into Khashoggi murder

Istanbul: Turkey on Wednesday called for an international investigation into the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi at the Saudi consulate…

Trump names new US ambassador to Saudi Arabia

Washington: President Donald Trump on Tuesday tapped John Abizaid, a top US general from the Iraq war who has studied…

Saudi ‘kill team’s’ luggage contained syringes, scissors: report

Istanbul: Luggage carried by a 15-member Saudi team dispatched to Istanbul included scissors, defibrillators and syringes that may have been…

Saudi king to resume domestic tour amid Khashoggi fallout

Riyadh: Saudi King Salman will resume an unprecedented domestic tour next week, the royal court said Tuesday, as the kingdom…

Saudi, UAE energy giants team up for gas push

Abu Dhabi: The state energy giants of Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates, Aramco and ADNOC, signed a cooperation…

Oil prices advance as Saudi to cut output

London: Oil prices advanced Monday after crude kingpin Saudi Arabia unveiled plans to cut output in the face of global…

Saudi says to cut oil output as producers discuss price dip

Abu Dhabi: Saudi Arabia, the world's top crude exporter, said Sunday it will cut oil output from next month, as…

US tells Saudi prince Khashoggi killers to be held accountable

Washington: Secretary of State Mike Pompeo told Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman on Sunday the US will hold accountable…

US to stop refueling Saudi planes in Yemen war: report

Washington: The United States will stop refueling aircraft from the Saudi-led coalition that is bombing Yemen, the Washington Post reported…

Saudi Arabia to build first nuclear research reactor

Riyadh: Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman on Monday laid the foundation stone for the kingdom's first nuclear research reactor,…

Fiancee urges Trump to back probe into Khashoggi murder

Washington: The fiancee of murdered Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi called Friday for President Donald Trump to back Turkey's efforts to…

Amnesty activists rename London street for Khashoggi

London: Amnesty International campaigners on Friday renamed the road outside the Saudi Arabian embassy in London as "Khashoggi Street" to…

Khashoggi killing: Erdogan accuses ‘highest levels’ of Saudi govt

Ankara: Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said the order to murder Jamal Khashoggi came from "the highest levels" of the…

Amnesty urges UN states to ‘end silence’ over Saudi abuses

Dubai: Amnesty International called Friday on United Nations member states to hold Saudi Arabia to account for human rights abuses…

Saudi journalist’s murder: a month of crisis

Istanbul: Here is a timeline of events since the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi in the kingdom's Istanbul consulate…

US calls for Yemen ceasefire

Washington: The United States called Tuesday for a ceasefire and peace talks in Yemen, as the Saudi-led military coalition sent…

Senior Saudi prince returns home amid Khashoggi crisis

Riyadh: A senior Saudi prince who courted controversy after appearing critical of the king and crown prince has returned to…

UN rights chief wants ‘international experts’ to help probe Khashoggi hit

Geneva: The UN rights chief called Tuesday for "international experts" to help investigate the murder of Jamal Khashoggi at the…

Saudi offers Yemen fuel aid as economy sags

Aden: A Saudi oil tanker carrying the first batch of petroleum products worth $60 million arrived at Yemen's Aden port…