Saudi Arabia

ISIS claims attack on Saudi Shi'ite mosque

2015-05-29 16:37

The ISIS has claimed a suicide bombing on a Shi'ite mosque in Saudi Arabia, the second attack on Shi'ite worshippers in the kingdom in a week.

30 people killed as Saudi-led coalition hits Yemen forces

2015-05-27 14:19

A Saudi-led coalition has targeted the headquarters of Yemen's special forces in the capital, killing at least 30 people, medical officials say.

Saudi religious police berate gloveless woman

2015-05-25 21:12

A video of a Saudi religious policeman shouting at a veiled woman and barring her from entering a shop for not wearing gloves has gone viral.

Suicide bomber strikes at Saudi Shi'ite mosque, several casualties

2015-05-22 14:03

A suicide bomber blew himself up at a Shi'ite mosque in eastern Saudi Arabia during Friday prayers, residents say, killing and wounding several people.

Aid flows in Yemen as coalition alleges truce violations

2015-05-14 09:16

Aid agencies have begun delivering help to desperate civilians in Yemen as a five-day ceasefire took hold after nearly seven weeks of Saudi-led air strikes against Iran-backed rebels.

Yemeni rebels accept Saudi ceasefire proposal

2015-05-10 16:07

Renegade Yemeni troops who have helped Shi'ite rebels to seize much of the country say they have accepted a Saudi proposal for a ceasefire.

Saudi-led coalition issues ultimatum over Yemen rebel stronghold

2015-05-08 18:37

A Saudi-led coalition, mounting an air campaign for the past six weeks in Yemen, has called on residents of the northern province of Saada to leave - signalling further attacks.

Senegal pledges 2 100 soldiers for coalition against Yemen rebels

2015-05-05 10:22

Senegal says it would send 2 100 soldiers to Saudi Arabia to join Riyadh's military coalition battling rebels in Yemen, at the request of Saudi King Salman.

SA aims to strengthen trade with Saudi Arabia

2015-05-03 09:43

South Africa wants to promote and develop more co-operation with Saudi Arabia, especially in the fields of oil, gas and minerals.

Dozens of rebels dead in Yemen border battle

2015-05-01 08:04

Saudi Arabia says its forces have killed dozens of rebels from Yemen who launched their first major attack on the kingdom since Saudi-led air strikes began last month.


2 Saudi border guards die in Yemen shelling

2015-05-28 12:01

Two Saudi border guards have been killed and five others wounded by shellfire on the frontier with Yemen, a report says.

Saudi executes 88th person this year, topping 2014 total

2015-05-26 16:57

Saudi Arabia carried out its 88th execution so far this year, surpassing the total for all of 2014 despite activists' concerns that trials are not conducted fairly.

Yemen-bound aid ship docks in Djibouti

2015-05-23 08:42

An Iranian aid ship has docked in Djibouti, where its cargo will be inspected by the UN before being moved to conflict-torn Yemen.

Saudi-led alliance resumes air strikes on Yemen

2015-05-18 12:53

A Saudi Arabian-led coalition has resumed air strikes against Yemen's Houthi militia in Aden, hours after the expiry of a truce meant to facilitate badly needed humanitarian aid, a Reuters eyewitness says.

Most Gulf rulers to skip US summit

2015-05-11 18:31

It is not just the Saudi king who will be skipping the Camp David summit of US and allied Arab leaders. Most Gulf heads of state won't be there.

Saudi-led warplanes bomb Yemen capital airport

2015-05-09 16:45

Warplanes from the Saudi-led coalition has struck Sana’a's international airport, shortly after authorities in the rebel-controlled Yemeni capital said it would reopen to receive humanitarian aid.

Saudi King warns of Iran threat

2015-05-05 17:21

Saudi Arabia's King Salman has warned at a summit of a threat from Iran as guest of honour President Francois Hollande said France was "by the side" of Gulf nations.

Saudi king sacks senior aide for photographer 'slap'

2015-05-05 09:45

Saudi Arabia's King Salman has sacked a senior aide shortly after a video posted online appeared to show the official slapping a photojournalist, a report says.

Saudi Arabia restructures Aramco oil giant

2015-05-01 14:52

Saudi Arabia has approved a restructuring of Saudi Aramco that includes separating it from the oil ministry, a Saudi-owned TV station has reported.

Saudi beheaded for killing father

2015-04-30 19:53

A Saudi national convicted of murdering his father has been beheaded, bringing to 70 the number of executions carried out this year in the kingdom, the interior ministry says.

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