Monday, October 22, 2018

BD, Saudi Arabia sign MoU on military cooperation

JEDDAH: Saudi King Salman has welcomed at his palace in Riyadh Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina. Her highness, also Bangladesh’s defense minister, shook hands with Saudi royals, top officials and military leaders during the...

Pak Navy delegation in SA to enhance cooperation

ISLAMABAD: Thanking the Saudi government for its hospitality towards naval officials visiting the Kingdom, Capt. Shahid Wasif, Commanding Officer of PNS Saif, said that the Pakistan Navy would continue its mission to safeguard and enhance...

“I love working with Trump, ties with US unchanged despite his comments”: Prince...

JEDDAH: Saudi Arabia’s crown prince has said that relations with the US are still strong despite comments by Donald Trump that the Kingdom must pay for American military support. He said: “Actually we will...

Saudi official refutes Turkish report on killing of Khashoggi

DUBAI: An official source within Saudi Arabia’s Consulate General in Istanbul dismissed official statements published by UK news agency Reuters that Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi was killed within the consulate, state-news agency SPA reported. The...

Iran denounces Netanyahu’s allegations as “obscene charge”

TEHRAN: Iran’s foreign minister denounced Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s allegations against Tehran at the U.N. General Assembly as an “obscene charge,” the state-run IRNA news agency reported. The response came after Netanyahu on Thursday...

Countering Iran’s subversive actions key to ME peace; Adel Al-Jubair tells UN

NEW YORK:: Saudi Foreign Minister Adel Al-Jubair told the United Nations on Friday that stopping Iran’s disruptive activities is crucial to realizing Middle East peace. He said that the Kingdom believes halting Iran’s “subversive...

Arab NATO: Trump’s new anti-Iran project

Trump’s administration pressing ahead with plans to unite US partners in ME. Netanyahu holds up a map and a photograph of an outwardly “innocent looking compound” which he said was a secret atomic warehouse...

Riyadh-Islamabad ties will move ahead with CPEC: Al-Malki

ISLAMABAD: Saudi Arabia Ambassador to Pakistan Nawaf bin Said Al-Malki said Islamabad and Riyadh have shared grief and joy together and that the bonds of bilateral ties would be further strengthened through the China Pakistan...

Governor of Makkah attends holy Kaaba washing ceremony

MAKKAH: On behalf of King Salman, the governor of Makkah province, Prince Khalid Al-Faisal oversaw the washing of the holy Kaaba on Tuesday. On his arrival at the Grand Mosque, he was received by...

King Salman inaugurates Haramain train connecting Madina and Makkah

JEDDAH: Saudi Arabia's King Salman inaugurated on Tuesday the Haramain High Speed Railway that connects the holy cities of Madinah and Makkah. At a ceremony in Jeddah, the King oversaw the services that the...