Thursday, 18 Jul 2019

Category: Legal

US Senate to Consider Bill Punishing Saudis for Human Rights Record

The chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee has introduced a bill that would punish Saudi Arabia for human rights violations, but does not block arms sales to the kingdom.Republican James Risch of Idaho says the bipartisan Saudi Arabia Diplo…

New Saudi Ambassadors Take up Posts in Washington and London

RIYADH – Saudi Arabia’s new ambassadors to the United States and the United Kingdom have taken up their posts after several months’ vacancy amid tensions with Western allies over the Yemen war and the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi.Princess Reema…

New Saudi Ambassadors Take up Posts in Washington and London

RIYADH – Saudi Arabia’s new ambassadors to the United States and the United Kingdom have taken up their posts after several months’ vacancy amid tensions with Western allies over the Yemen war and the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi.Princess Reema…

TRUMP, KIM WILL MEET AT DMZ ON SUNDAY, SOUTH KOREA’S LEADER SAYS

After days of speculation — and optimistic statements by the two leaders — President Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un will meet Sunday at the Demilitarized Zone.The confirmation came from South Korean President Moon Jae-in at a joint news co…

Iran Dismisses US Sanctions, Says Calls for Dialogue Not Serious

Iranian officials on Tuesday dismissed new U.S. sanctions as putting an end to any diplomatic path for resolving tensions between the two countries, and further described U.S. overtures for dialogue as disingenuous.U.S. President Donald Trump issued th…

Saudi Ambassador to Jordan receives Bulgarian Ambassador

Amman, Prince Khalid bin Faisal bin Turki, Saudi ambassador to Jordan, received at his office here today the newly-appointed Ambassador of the Republic of Bulgaria to Jordan Dimitri Mayolve.The meeting discussed bilateral relations between the two coun…

US, Britain, UAE, Saudis urge ‘diplomatic solutions’ on Iran

The United States, Britain, Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates have jointly called for “diplomatic solutions” to ease soaring tensions with Iran. “We call on Iran to halt any further actions which threaten regional stability, and urge diplomatic…

Governor of Eastern Region Receives Indian Ambassador

Dammam, Prince Saud bin Naif bin Abdulaziz, Governor of Eastern Region, met here today Indian Ambassador to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Ausaf Sayeed and his accompanying delegation.During the meeting, they discussed issues of common interest and enhan…