Wednesday, October 17, 2018

“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...

JEDDAH: During his successful visit to Saudi Arabia, Prime Minister Imran Khan offered the Kindom to participate in CPEC. Later it was confirmed by Information Minister Fawad Choudhry that Pakistan has invited the Kingdom...

‘Firm stance’ needed to counter suspicious agendas: Dr. Mohammed

JEDDAH: Dr. Mohammed bin Abdul Karim Al-Issa, secretary-general of the Muslim World League (MWL), has stressed the importance of taking a stand against transgressions and provocations that transcend borders. Silence about the excesses of some...