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Yemen troops fire BALLISTIC MISSILE at Saudi Arabia as Middle East tensions RISE

Added: 24.05.2018 2:22 | 11 views | 0 comments

YEMENI forces have launched a ballistic missile towards Saudi Arabia’s south-western Jizan region, as tensions across the Middle East continue to rise.


Congress reviewing sale of precision munitions to Saudis, UAE: sources

Added: 23.05.2018 8:05 | 19 views | 0 comments

The Trump administration, working to increase exports of U.S.-made weapons, has asked the U.S. Congress to review the sale of more than 120,000 precision-guided munitions to allies Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates, sources said on Tuesday.


Jared Kushner's tech startup seeking at least $100 million from Saudi-backed fund

Added: 22.05.2018 17:03 | 14 views | 0 comments

Cadre, a real estate technology startup co-founded and partly owned by White House senior adviser Jared Kushner, is seeking an investment of at least $100 million from a private fund that receives much of its capital from the governments of Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates, according to...


Saudi Arabia expands crackdown on women's rights activists

Added: 22.05.2018 16:15 | 15 views | 0 comments

Saudi Arabia has arrested at least three more women's rights activists in a widening crackdown just weeks before a ban on women driving is set to end, international rights watchdogs said on Tuesday.


U.S. sanctions five Iranians it says assisted Yemen's Houthis

Added: 22.05.2018 15:55 | 16 views | 0 comments

The United States on Tuesday imposed sanctions on five Iranians it said had provided Yemen's Houthis with expertise and weaponry that were then used to launch missiles at cities and oil infrastructure in Saudi Arabia.


Saudi Arabian Airlines makes emergency landing in Jeddah; 53 people injured

Added: 22.05.2018 10:59 | 21 views | 0 comments

A Saudi Arabian Airlines Airbus A330 jet made an emergency landing in the western Red Sea city of Jeddah, injuring 53 people, aviation officials said today.


AP: Emails reveal secret lobbying effort to alter U.S. policy in Middle East

Added: 22.05.2018 2:45 | 12 views | 0 comments

After a year spent carefully cultivating two princes from the Arabian Peninsula, Elliott Broidy, a top fundraiser for President Donald Trump, thought he was finally close to nailing down more than $1 billion in business.
He had ingratiated himself with crown princes from Saudi Arabia and the United...


Soccer: Saudi Arabia feeding on scraps as they return to top table

Added: 21.05.2018 15:56 | 8 views | 0 comments

Saudi Arabia make their return to the finals of the World Cup for the first time since Germany in 2006 in a situation that is all too familiar to those who know the game in the Gulf state.


Saudi Arabia air defences DESTROY ballistic missile over city of Jazan

Added: 21.05.2018 5:41 | 17 views | 0 comments

SAUDI Arabia air defences have destroyed a ballistic missile over the city of Jazan near the Yemen border, it has emerged.


'World's most expensive Witch Hunt': Trump lashes out at New York Times, Democrats

Added: 20.05.2018 17:35 | 16 views | 0 comments

President Donald Trump lashed out Sunday at "the World's most expensive Witch Hunt," trashing a new report in the New York Times that said an emissary representing the governments of Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates offered help to Trump's 2016 campaign.
In a six-part morning tweetstorm,...

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