Tags: says

MERS: Saudi Arabia Says 5 More Dead In Riyadh, Jiddah and Medina RIYADH, Saudi Arabia – Saudi health officials say another five people have died after contracting a potentially fatal Middle Eastern respiratory virus that has sickened hundreds. The Saudi Health Ministry provided the death toll in its latest update on … Read more on…

Saudi foreign minister says has invited Iran's Zarif to visit RIYADH: Saudi Arabia has invited Iran's foreign minister to visit, Riyadh said on Tuesday, hinting at the possibility of a thaw between two bitter rivals, whose struggle for influence is evident in conflicts throughout the region. Iranian President … Read more on The Daily Star

Riyadh Criminal Court president says “no exceptions” to counter-terrorism … Riyadh, Asharq Al-Awsat—The head of the Riyadh Criminal Court, Judge Sheikh Saleh Bin Ibrahim Al-Sheikh, has confirmed that preachers and Islamic studies students shown to be sympathetic to extremist groups or discourse will not be exempted from new … Read more on Asharq Alawsat English

Saudi spy chief says Riyadh to "shift away from US" "Saudi doesn't want to find itself any longer in a situation where it is dependent." The United States and Saudi Arabia have been allies since the kingdom was declared in 1932, giving Riyadh a powerful military protector and Washington secure oil supplies. Read more on…

Saudi spy chief says Riyadh to 'shift away from US' over Syria, Iran "Saudi doesn't want to find itself any longer in a situation where it is dependent." The United States and Saudi Arabia have been allies since the kingdom was declared in 1932, giving Riyadh a powerful military protector and Washington secure oil supplies.…