King Salman says he directed security services to cooperate with US in probe of Florida shooting

WASHINGTON - Saudi Arabia’s King Salman expressed “his sorrow and grief” over the shooting, the Saudi embassy in Washington said in a statement after a phone call with US President Donald Trump on Friday 12-6-2019. King Salman told US President Donald Trump on Friday he has direct

Saudi King, Crown Prince meet with Pakistan’s PM

Saudi Arabia’s King Salman and Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman have met with Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan in Riyadh to discuss bilateral relations and the latest regional developments. “During the meeting, they reviewed strong ties between the two brotherly countries and fields

Russian President, Saudi King Salman discuss bilateral relations in Riyadh

Russian President Vladimir Putin and Saudi Arabia's King Salman bin Abdulaziz discussed positive developments in Saudi-Russian developments in a televised  10-14-2019meeting from Riyadh, where Putin is visiting, on Monday. Russia is committed to developing bilateral relations with Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia allows women to join the armed forces

Women in Saudi Arabia are now able to join the armed forces as part of the kingdom’s social and economic reform plan.The decision is one of many reforms aimed at enhancing female rights introduced by the kingdom during the last year.“Another step to empowerment,” the foreign minist

Riyadh gives positive response to Huthi truce offer

RIYADH - Saudi Arabia gave a "positive" response Friday 10-4-2019 to a truce offer from Huthi rebels in Yemen and called for its implementation. Since 2015, Riyadh has led a military coalition in support of Yemen's internationally recognised government against the Huthis, who are backed by Iran. T

Iran open to starting dialogue with Saudi Arabia: Speaker

The speaker of Iran's parliament has said Tehran is open to the idea of starting a dialogue with regional rival, Saudi Arabia. Ali Larijani made the comments in an exclusive interview with Al Jazeera that aired on Tuesday, days after Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman told CBS he would prefer