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Qatar says Saudi Arabia invites it to summit amid boycott

Added: 27.05.2019 3:06 | 12 views | 0 comments

The energy-rich Arab nation of Qatar says its ruling emir received a letter from the king of Saudi Arabia.

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Qatar says invited to emergency Arab summits in Mecca by Saudi King

Added: 26.05.2019 23:16 | 11 views | 0 comments

Qatar has been invited by Saudi Arabia to attend two emergency Arab summits being convened in the Saudi city of Mecca on May 30, Qatar's foreign ministry said on Sunday, after previously saying it had not been.

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Qatar's Emir receives invitation from Saudi King to attend two summits in Mecca

Added: 26.05.2019 22:16 | 15 views | 0 comments

Qatar's Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani received onSunday an invitation from Saudi Arabia's King Salman to attend two summits in Mecca on May 30, Qatar's foreign ministry said in a statement.

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Houthi leader says drone attacks a response to spurned Yemen peace moves

Added: 26.05.2019 19:26 | 2 views | 0 comments

A leader of Yemen's Iran-aligned Houthi movement said on Sunday it had resumed drone strikes deep inside Saudi Arabia this month in response to what he called the Saudi-led coalition's spurning of "peace initiatives" by his group.

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Saudi intercepts drone launched by Yemen's Houthis towards Jizan: state media

Added: 26.05.2019 18:16 | 12 views | 0 comments

Saudi Arabia's air defence forces intercepted a drone armed with explosives which had been launched by Yemen's Houthis and aimed at an airport in the south of the kingdom, state news agency SPA said on Sunday.

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Defying Congress, Trump sets $8 billion-plus in weapons sales to Saudi Arabia, UAE

Added: 26.05.2019 10:16 | 14 views | 0 comments

U.S. President Donald Trump, declaring a national emergency because of tensions with Iran, swept aside objections from Congress on Friday to complete the sale of over $8 billion worth of weapons to Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and Jordan.

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Yemen's Houthis say attacked Saudi's Jizan airport by drone: Masirah TV

Added: 26.05.2019 6:54 | 17 views | 0 comments

Yemen's Iran-aligned Houthi movement launched a drone strike on military hangars in Saudi Arabia's Jizan airport near the Yemeni border, the group's Masirah TV reported on Sunday.

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Saudi women runners push boundaries on the streets

Added: 25.05.2019 23:59 | 4 views | 0 comments

Jeddah Running Community is one of a growing number of mixed gender Saudi Arabian running groups.

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Defying Congress, Trump sets $8 billion-plus in weapons sales to Saudi Arabia, UAE

Added: 25.05.2019 16:16 | 25 views | 0 comments

U.S. President Donald Trump, declaring a national emergency because of tensions with Iran, swept aside objections from Congress on Friday to complete the sale of over $8 billion worth of weapons to Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and Jordan.

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Pompeo Says White House Will Bypass Congress For Massive Arms Deal With Saudis, UAE

Added: 25.05.2019 0:33 | 25 views | 0 comments

The White House is planning to invoke a national emergency to proceed with arms sales to Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, and Jordan in a move which would bypass Congress, according to Al Jazeera. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said the move was necessary since a delay could increase the risk for U.S. partners at a time of instability due to Iran. “These sales will support our allies, enhance Middle East stability, and help these nations to deter and defend themselves from the Islamic Republic of Iran,” Pompeo said in a statement, adding the decision to circumvent Congress was meant to be a “one-time event.” President Donald Trump said there is a national emergency due to the ongoing...

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