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News 24 South Africa
Saudi to allow women into stadium for national dayis ready to receive about 40 000 people divided between individuals and familie
News 24 South Africa / Posted 15 hours ago
is ready to receive about 40 000 people divided between individuals and families to be seated separately," the official Saudi Press Agency said in a statement, citing the general authority of entertainment. This marks a shift from previous... Read more
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Gulf News
Riyadh urges Kurds to scrap voteand in order to avoid new crises”.He called on the Kurdish leader to make use o
Gulf News / Posted yesterday
and in order to avoid new crises”.He called on the Kurdish leader to make use of his “wisdom and experience”, the state-run Saudi Press Agency said. Holding the referendum as planned on September 25 could have “negative consequences on the... Read more
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Gulf News
Saudi king allocates $15m for Rohingya refugeesCentre for Relief and Humanitarian Aid (KSRelief) said following the royal dire
Gulf News / Posted yesterday
Centre for Relief and Humanitarian Aid (KSRelief) said following the royal directives.Al Rabiah made the statement to the Saudi Press Agency (SPA) following a meeting with members of the National Council on US-Arab Relations and the Committee on... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Saudi to allow women into stadium for national dayis ready to receive about 40,000 people divided between individuals and familie
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
is ready to receive about 40,000 people divided between individuals and families to be seated separately," the official Saudi Press Agency said in a statement, citing the general authority of entertainment. This marks a shift from previous... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Saudi King Salman orders $15m to help Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh: Reportsupervisor of the King Salman Centre for Relief and Humanitarian Work, announce
Bdnews24.com / Posted yesterday
supervisor of the King Salman Centre for Relief and Humanitarian Work, announced the fund in a statement, according to the Saudi Press Agency. “A specialised team from the centre will be heading to Bangladesh within the coming few hours to make an... Read more
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Gulf News
Saudi Arabia, UK sign military cooperation dealdiscussed security ties with visiting British Defence Secretary Michael Fallon
Gulf News / Posted yesterday
discussed security ties with visiting British Defence Secretary Michael Fallon in the Red Sea port city of Jeddah, the Saudi Press Agency said without disclosing details of the agreement.“During the meeting, they reviewed bilateral relations... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Britain and Saudi Arabia sign military cooperation dealdiscussed security ties with visiting British Defence Secretary Michael Fallon
Daily Telegraph / Posted yesterday
discussed security ties with visiting British Defence Secretary Michael Fallon in the Red Sea port city of Jeddah, the Saudi Press Agency said without disclosing details of the agreement. "During the meeting, they reviewed bilateral relations... Read more
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Gulf News
Boycott of Qatar is ‘legitimate sovereign decision’decisions”.The four nations — Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Egypt and the United Arab
Gulf News / Posted 5 days ago
decisions”.The four nations — Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Egypt and the United Arab Emirates — in a statement carried by the Saudi Press Agency (SPA), said the measures cannot be considered a “blockade” by any means, but rather “a boycott emanating... Read more
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The Sentinel
King's forces arrest prominent Saudis in warning to criticsFILE- In this June 2, 2017 file photo released by Saudi Press Agency, Saudi Kin
The Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
FILE- In this June 2, 2017 file photo released by Saudi Press Agency, Saudi King Salman, left, talks to Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi, Mohammed bin Zayed, in Jiddah, Saudi Arabia. The arrests of apparent Islamist sympathizers and critics of Saudi Crown... Read more
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Journal Gazette & Times-Courier
King's forces arrest prominent Saudis in warning to criticsFILE- In this June 2, 2017 file photo released by Saudi Press Agency, Saudi Kin
Journal Gazette & Times-Courier / Posted 6 days ago
FILE- In this June 2, 2017 file photo released by Saudi Press Agency, Saudi King Salman, left, talks to Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi, Mohammed bin Zayed, in Jiddah, Saudi Arabia. The arrests of apparent Islamist sympathizers and critics of Saudi Crown... Read more
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Santa Maria Times
King's forces arrest prominent Saudis in warning to criticsFILE- In this June 2, 2017 file photo released by Saudi Press Agency, Saudi Kin
Santa Maria Times / Posted 6 days ago
FILE- In this June 2, 2017 file photo released by Saudi Press Agency, Saudi King Salman, left, talks to Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi, Mohammed bin Zayed, in Jiddah, Saudi Arabia. The arrests of apparent Islamist sympathizers and critics of Saudi Crown... Read more
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The Times of Northwest Indiana
King's forces arrest prominent Saudis in warning to criticsFILE- In this June 2, 2017 file photo released by Saudi Press Agency, Saudi Kin
The Times of Northwest Indiana / Posted 6 days ago
FILE- In this June 2, 2017 file photo released by Saudi Press Agency, Saudi King Salman, left, talks to Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi, Mohammed bin Zayed, in Jiddah, Saudi Arabia. The arrests of apparent Islamist sympathizers and critics of Saudi Crown... Read more
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Sioux City Journal
King's forces arrest prominent Saudis in warning to criticsFILE- In this June 2, 2017 file photo released by Saudi Press Agency, Saudi Kin
Sioux City Journal / Posted 6 days ago
FILE- In this June 2, 2017 file photo released by Saudi Press Agency, Saudi King Salman, left, talks to Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi, Mohammed bin Zayed, in Jiddah, Saudi Arabia. The arrests of apparent Islamist sympathizers and critics of Saudi Crown... Read more
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Rapid City Journal
King's forces arrest prominent Saudis in warning to criticsFILE- In this June 2, 2017 file photo released by Saudi Press Agency, Saudi Kin
Rapid City Journal / Posted 6 days ago
FILE- In this June 2, 2017 file photo released by Saudi Press Agency, Saudi King Salman, left, talks to Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi, Mohammed bin Zayed, in Jiddah, Saudi Arabia. The arrests of apparent Islamist sympathizers and critics of Saudi Crown... Read more
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Arizona Daily Sun
King's forces arrest prominent Saudis in warning to criticsFILE- In this June 2, 2017 file photo released by Saudi Press Agency, Saudi Kin
Arizona Daily Sun / Posted 6 days ago
FILE- In this June 2, 2017 file photo released by Saudi Press Agency, Saudi King Salman, left, talks to Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi, Mohammed bin Zayed, in Jiddah, Saudi Arabia. The arrests of apparent Islamist sympathizers and critics of Saudi Crown... Read more
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The Chippewa Herald
King's forces arrest prominent Saudis in warning to criticsFILE- In this June 2, 2017 file photo released by Saudi Press Agency, Saudi Kin
The Chippewa Herald / Posted 6 days ago
FILE- In this June 2, 2017 file photo released by Saudi Press Agency, Saudi King Salman, left, talks to Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi, Mohammed bin Zayed, in Jiddah, Saudi Arabia. The arrests of apparent Islamist sympathizers and critics of Saudi Crown... Read more
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Fremont Tribune
King's forces arrest prominent Saudis in warning to criticsFILE- In this June 2, 2017 file photo released by Saudi Press Agency, Saudi Kin
Fremont Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
FILE- In this June 2, 2017 file photo released by Saudi Press Agency, Saudi King Salman, left, talks to Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi, Mohammed bin Zayed, in Jiddah, Saudi Arabia. The arrests of apparent Islamist sympathizers and critics of Saudi Crown... Read more
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Missoulian
King's forces arrest prominent Saudis in warning to criticsFILE- In this June 2, 2017 file photo released by Saudi Press Agency, Saudi Kin
Missoulian / Posted 6 days ago
FILE- In this June 2, 2017 file photo released by Saudi Press Agency, Saudi King Salman, left, talks to Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi, Mohammed bin Zayed, in Jiddah, Saudi Arabia. The arrests of apparent Islamist sympathizers and critics of Saudi Crown... Read more
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The World
King's forces arrest prominent Saudis in warning to criticsFILE- In this June 2, 2017 file photo released by Saudi Press Agency, Saudi Kin
The World / Posted 6 days ago
FILE- In this June 2, 2017 file photo released by Saudi Press Agency, Saudi King Salman, left, talks to Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi, Mohammed bin Zayed, in Jiddah, Saudi Arabia. The arrests of apparent Islamist sympathizers and critics of Saudi Crown... Read more
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Lincoln Journal Star
King's forces arrest prominent Saudis in warning to criticsFILE- In this June 2, 2017 file photo released by Saudi Press Agency, Saudi Kin
Lincoln Journal Star / Posted 6 days ago
FILE- In this June 2, 2017 file photo released by Saudi Press Agency, Saudi King Salman, left, talks to Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi, Mohammed bin Zayed, in Jiddah, Saudi Arabia. The arrests of apparent Islamist sympathizers and critics of Saudi Crown... Read more
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7d
Gulf News
Ban on Internet calls to be lifted in Saudi Arabiacalls of the highest quality and that they will review all applications in orde
Gulf News / Posted 7 days ago
calls of the highest quality and that they will review all applications in orde to meet the requirements periodically, Saudi Press Agency (SPA) reported. “This fruitful cooperation between the Kingdom’s telecom partners comes under the umbrella... Read more
8d
Al-Ahram Weekly
Qatar crisis grinds onto resolve controversial issues in a way that does not affect the sovereignty o
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 8 days ago
to resolve controversial issues in a way that does not affect the sovereignty of Qatar.” An hour later, the official Saudi Press Agency (SPA) charged that the Qatar News Agency’s report on the call “did not have any relevance to truth”, and... Read more
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Breitbart
Saudi Arabia Says it Breaks up Islamic State Attack Plot, Spy Ringfacing the kingdom, now fighting its war in Yemen and embroiled in a diplomatic
Breitbart / Posted 9 days ago
facing the kingdom, now fighting its war in Yemen and embroiled in a diplomatic dispute with Qatar. The state-run Saudi Press Agency said two Yemenis in Riyadh had been arrested on suspicion of wanting to bomb Defense Ministry locations.... Read more
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9d
Business Standard India
Saudi foils IS plot to bomb defence ministry building; says spy ring bustedfacing the kingdom, now fighting its war in Yemen and embroiled in a diplomatic
Business Standard India / Posted 9 days ago
facing the kingdom, now fighting its war in Yemen and embroiled in a diplomatic dispute with Qatar. The state-run Saudi Press Agency said two Yemenis in Riyadh had been arrested on suspicion of wanting to bomb Defense Ministry locations.... Read more
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The Hindu
Saudi Arabia says it breaks up IS attack plot, spy ringfacing the kingdom, now fighting its war in Yemen and embroiled in a diplomatic
The Hindu / Posted 9 days ago
facing the kingdom, now fighting its war in Yemen and embroiled in a diplomatic dispute with Qatar. The state-run Saudi Press Agency said two Yemenis in Riyadh had been arrested on suspicion of wanting to bomb Defense Ministry locations.... Read more
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FOX News
Saudi Arabia says it breaks up IS attack plot, spy ringfacing the kingdom, now fighting its war in Yemen and embroiled in a diplomatic
FOX News / Posted 9 days ago
facing the kingdom, now fighting its war in Yemen and embroiled in a diplomatic dispute with Qatar. The state-run Saudi Press Agency said two Yemenis in Riyadh had been arrested on suspicion of wanting to bomb Defense Ministry locations.... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Saudi Arabia says it breaks up IS attack plot, spy ringoffices, while separately dismantling an alleged spy ring in the kingdom. The
Hawaii News Now / Posted 9 days ago
offices, while separately dismantling an alleged spy ring in the kingdom. The dual announcements made by the state-run Saudi Press Agency show the security challenges facing the ultraconservative Muslim kingdom as it fights a yearslong war in... Read more
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Daily Herald
Saudi Arabia says it breaks up IS attack plot, spy ringoffices, while separately dismantling an alleged spy ring in the kingdom. The
Daily Herald / Posted 9 days ago
offices, while separately dismantling an alleged spy ring in the kingdom. The dual announcements made by the state-run Saudi Press Agency show the security challenges facing the ultraconservative Muslim kingdom as it fights a yearslong war in... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Saudi Arabia says it breaks up IS attack plot, spy ringoffices, while separately dismantling an alleged spy ring in the kingdom. The
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 9 days ago
offices, while separately dismantling an alleged spy ring in the kingdom. The dual announcements made by the state-run Saudi Press Agency show the security challenges facing the ultraconservative Muslim kingdom as it fights a yearslong war in... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Saudi Arabia says it breaks up IS attack plot, spy ringoffices, while separately dismantling an alleged spy ring in the kingdom. The
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 9 days ago
offices, while separately dismantling an alleged spy ring in the kingdom. The dual announcements made by the state-run Saudi Press Agency show the security challenges facing the ultraconservative Muslim kingdom as it fights a yearslong war in... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Saudi Arabia says it breaks up IS attack plot spy ringfacing the kingdom, now fighting its war in Yemen and embroiled in a diplomatic
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 9 days ago
facing the kingdom, now fighting its war in Yemen and embroiled in a diplomatic dispute with Qatar. The state-run Saudi Press Agency said two Yemenis in Riyadh had been arrested on suspicion of wanting to bomb Defense Ministry locations.... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Saudi Arabia says it breaks up IS attack plot, spy ringfacing the kingdom, now fighting its war in Yemen and embroiled in a diplomatic
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 9 days ago
facing the kingdom, now fighting its war in Yemen and embroiled in a diplomatic dispute with Qatar. The state-run Saudi Press Agency said two Yemenis in Riyadh had been arrested on suspicion of wanting to bomb Defense Ministry locations.... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Saudi Arabia says it breaks up IS attack plot, spy ringfacing the kingdom, now fighting its war in Yemen and embroiled in a diplomatic
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 9 days ago
facing the kingdom, now fighting its war in Yemen and embroiled in a diplomatic dispute with Qatar. The state-run Saudi Press Agency said two Yemenis in Riyadh had been arrested on suspicion of wanting to bomb Defense Ministry locations.... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Saudi Arabia says it breaks up IS attack plot, spy ringfacing the kingdom, now fighting its war in Yemen and embroiled in a diplomatic
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 9 days ago
facing the kingdom, now fighting its war in Yemen and embroiled in a diplomatic dispute with Qatar. The state-run Saudi Press Agency said two Yemenis in Riyadh had been arrested on suspicion of wanting to bomb Defense Ministry locations.... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Saudi Arabia says it breaks up IS attack plot, spy ringfacing the kingdom, now fighting its war in Yemen and embroiled in a diplomatic
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 9 days ago
facing the kingdom, now fighting its war in Yemen and embroiled in a diplomatic dispute with Qatar. The state-run Saudi Press Agency said two Yemenis in Riyadh had been arrested on suspicion of wanting to bomb Defense Ministry locations.... Read more
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Gulf News
Qatar squanders yet another chance of rapprochementto discuss the demands of the four countries to ensure the interests of all”, S
Gulf News / Posted 10 days ago
to discuss the demands of the four countries to ensure the interests of all”, Saudi Arabia’s state news agency reported.The Saudi Press Agency (SPA) said that the crown prince “welcomed Shaikh Tamim’s desire” and will “announce the details after... Read more
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Aljazeera
Lavrov urges direct talks, GCC unity amid Gulf crisisthe first official contact between Doha and Riyadh since the beginning of the c
Aljazeera / Posted 11 days ago
the first official contact between Doha and Riyadh since the beginning of the crisis more than three months ago. However, Saudi Press Agency later reported that Qatar's state media had published a "distortion" of facts, and announced the... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Saudi suspends dialogue after Qatar outreachand of being too close to regional rival Iran. Doha denies the accusations. Th
News 24 South Africa / Posted 11 days ago
and of being too close to regional rival Iran. Doha denies the accusations. The crown prince "welcomed this desire," the Saudi Press Agency (SPA) initially reported, adding "details will be announced after Saudi Arabia reaches an agreement with... Read more
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Business Standard India
Phone call to ease Saudi-Qatar spat causes new problem“expressed his desire” to start a dialogue to discuss the demands of the four c
Business Standard India / Posted 12 days ago
“expressed his desire” to start a dialogue to discuss the demands of the four countries boycotting Qatar, the state-run Saudi Press Agency said. But shortly after the statement, the kingdom dismissed Qatar’s claim that the call was organised at... Read more
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Gulf News
‘Qatar continues distorting facts, fabricating news’truth, and that what had been published by QNA was a continuation of the distor
Gulf News / Posted 12 days ago
truth, and that what had been published by QNA was a continuation of the distortion of facts by the Qatari authority, the Saudi Press Agency, SPA, reported.In a statement also carried by WAM, SPA said, “it clearly shows that the Qatari authority... Read more
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International Business Times
Qatari, Saudi leaders' phone call aimed at soothing relations triggers new dispute next in line to the kingdom's throne, and Qatari Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al
International Business Times / Posted 12 days ago
next in line to the kingdom's throne, and Qatari Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani. After the call, the state-run Saudi Press Agency (SPA) said Crown Prince Mohammed would talk to Bahrain, Egypt and the United Arab Emirates — the other... Read more
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asianage
Gulf crisis: Saudi Arabia accuses Qatar of distorting facts, suspends talksand of being too close to regional rival Iran. Doha denies the accusations. Th
asianage / Posted 12 days ago
and of being too close to regional rival Iran. Doha denies the accusations. The crown prince "welcomed this desire," the Saudi Press Agency (SPA) initially reported, adding "details will be announced after Saudi Arabia reaches an agreement with... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Qatari, Saudi leaders have phone call, start new disputenext in line to the kingdom's throne, and Qatari Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 12 days ago
next in line to the kingdom's throne, and Qatari Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani. After the call, the state-run Saudi Press Agency said Crown Prince Mohammed would talk to Bahrain, Egypt and the United Arab Emirates -- the other Arab... Read more
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Daily Herald
Qatari, Saudi leaders have a phone call, start new disputenext in line to the kingdom's throne, and Qatari Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al
Daily Herald / Posted 12 days ago
next in line to the kingdom's throne, and Qatari Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani. After the call, the state-run Saudi Press Agency said Crown Prince Mohammed would talk to Bahrain, Egypt and the United Arab Emirates - the other Arab... Read more
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Gulf News
Hopes for Qatar crisis breakthrough raised, shattered within minutesand Saudi Arabia distanced itself, ruling out contacts until Doha matched its p
Gulf News / Posted 12 days ago
and Saudi Arabia distanced itself, ruling out contacts until Doha matched its public statements with its commitments.Saudi Press Agency first reported that Crown Prince Mohammad Bin Salman Bin Abdul Aziz Al Saud received a telephone call from... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Qatari, Saudi leaders start new dispute after phone callnext in line to the kingdom’s throne, and Qatari Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al
Inquirier.net / Posted 12 days ago
next in line to the kingdom’s throne, and Qatari Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani. After the call, the state-run Saudi Press Agency (SPA) said Crown Prince Mohammed would talk to Bahrain, Egypt and the United Arab Emirates — the other... Read more
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The Manila Times
Saudi suspends dialogue after Qatar outreachand of being too close to regional rival Iran. Doha denies the accusations. Th
The Manila Times / Posted 12 days ago
and of being too close to regional rival Iran. Doha denies the accusations. The crown prince “welcomed this desire,” the Saudi Press Agency (SPA) initially reported, adding “details will be announced after Saudi Arabia reaches an agreement with... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Qatari, Saudi leaders have a phone call, start new disputenext in line to the kingdom's throne, and Qatari Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 12 days ago
next in line to the kingdom's throne, and Qatari Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani. After the call, the state-run Saudi Press Agency said Crown Prince Mohammed would talk to Bahrain, Egypt and the United Arab Emirates - the other Arab... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Qatari Saudi leaders have a phone call start new disputesaying the two countries agreed to send envoys to resolve the ongoing diplomati
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 12 days ago
saying the two countries agreed to send envoys to resolve the ongoing diplomatic crisis. A short time later, the state-run Saudi Press Agency published a statement disputing that, saying the call was at Qatar's request and all communication would... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Saudi Arabia suspends dialogue after Qatar outreachand of being too close to regional rival Iran. Doha denies the accusations. Th
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 12 days ago
and of being too close to regional rival Iran. Doha denies the accusations. The crown prince “welcomed this desire,” the Saudi Press Agency (SPA) initially reported, adding “details will be announced after Saudi Arabia reaches an agreement with... Read more
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