Tag: Saudi

Turkish TV airs CCTV footage showing men carrying slain Jamal Khashoggi’s body parts

Istanbul: A Turkish television station has broadcast CCTV footage showing men carrying cases and bags, which it claimed contained slain…

CCTV footage shows men transporting ‘Khashoggi body parts’

Ankara: A Turkish television station has broadcast CCTV footage showing men carrying cases and bags which it says contained slain…

Turkey in talks over possible UN probe into Khashoggi murder

Ankara: Turkey is in talks over a possible United Nations investigation into the murder of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, the…

Saudis reject extraditions to Turkey over Khashoggi murder

Riyadh:Saudi Arabia's foreign minister on Sunday rejected demands to extradite suspects connected to the murder of dissident journalist Jamal Khashoggi…

Saudi crown prince to head to Algeria amid outcry

Algeria: Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman will arrive in Algiers on Sunday, Algerian state media said, for a visit…

Pompeo, Mattis urge Senate to maintain Saudi military support

Washington: Two top officials from President Donald Trump's administration sought to persuade lawmakers Wednesday to maintain America's increasingly contentious support…

Murder of Saudi journalist: a major crisis

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

UN chief says ready to meet Saudi prince to discuss Yemen

United Nations: UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said Wednesday he was ready to meet Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman to…

Pompeo, Mattis to brief US senators on Saudi as concerns mount

Washington: Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Pentagon chief Jim Mattis will brief US senators Wednesday on developments related to…

Trump advisor refuses to listen to Khashoggi murder tape

Washington: John Bolton, the influential White House national security advisor, said Tuesday he will not listen to the tape recording…

Protests as Saudi crown prince visits Tunisia

Tunis: Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman held talks in Tunisia on Tuesday as hundreds of protesters rallied against his…

Saudi energy giant Aramco signs deals worth $27.5 bln

Riyadh: Saudi energy giant Aramco has signed 31 agreements and memoranda of understandings worth $27.5 billion with local and international…

Spain former king criticised for meeting Saudi crown prince

Madrid: Former Spanish King Juan Carlos was under fire Monday after a photo emerged of him meeting Saudi Crown Prince…

Bahrain ‘rejects’ attacks targeting Saudi’s reputation

Dubai: Bahrain has said it "completely rejects" attempts to tarnish the reputation of neighbouring Saudi Arabia, whose powerful crown prince…

Finland halts arms sales to Saudi, UAE over Yemen crisis

Helsinki: Finland announced late on Thursday it will block new arms export licences to Saudi Arabia and the UAE, citing…

Turkey says Trump intends to turn a ‘blind eye’ to Khashoggi murder

Ankara: Turkey on Friday said President Donald Trump intended to turn a "blind eye" to Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi's murder…

France imposes sanctions against 18 Saudis over Khashoggi murder

Paris: The French foreign ministry said Thursday that it would impose sanctions against 18 Saudi citizens over the killing of…

Trump thanks Saudi Arabia for lower oil prices

Washington: US President Donald Trump on Wednesday ignored criticism that he gave Saudi Arabia a free pass on the murder…

Crown prince a ‘red line’ in Khashoggi probe: Saudi FM

London: Calls for Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman to be held accountable for the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi…

Saudi, UAE announce $500 mn in aid to war-torn Yemen

Riyadh: Saudi Arabia and the UAE, which lead a military coalition against the Huthi rebels in Yemen, announced Tuesday $500…