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Saudi Arabia stresses need to unite against interference of Iranian regime

Saudi Arabia’s King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud is seen during the 29th Arab Summit in Dhahran. (SPA) May 9, 2018 Saudi Arabia stressed, on Tuesday, the need to unite efforts and positions to confront the Iranian regime and its agents from interfering in the affairs of the Arab countries. The kingdom also [...]

By |May 9th, 2018|Saudi Arabia|

Iran-planned Houthi attacks do not affect kingdom’s stability

Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir, November 16, 2017. (Reuters) May 8, 2018 Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir said on Monday that Houthi attacks planned by Iran do not affect the kingdom’s stability. "The Iranian-planned Houthi attacks, which are strongly denounced by the international community, reveal their terrorism and never affects our stability and [...]

By |May 8th, 2018|Saudi Arabia, Yemen|

Saudi envoy: Houthi militia wants to impose Hezbollah-style regime in Yemen

A launch by Houthi forces of a ballistic missile aimed at Saudi Arabia March 25, 2018. Houthi Military Media Unit/Reuters May 5, 2018 Saudi ambassador to Yemen, Mohammed Al Jaber, said this week that the Houthi militia aims to impose a Hezbollah-style regime in the war-torn country. During a meeting with the Arab [...]

By |May 5th, 2018|Lebanon, Saudi Arabia, Yemen|

Saudi Arabia condemns Iranian meddling, voices solidarity with Morocco

A man walks past the embassy of Iran in Rabat, Morocco, Tuesday, May 1, 2018. (AP) May 2, 2018 Saudi Arabia strongly condemned on Tuesday the Iranian meddling in Morocco’s internal affairs in wake of Rabat’s severing of its ties with Tehran over its support of the Polisario Front group. Riyadh stressed that [...]

By |May 2nd, 2018|Marocco, Saudi Arabia|

Iran’s regional allies threaten Saudi Arabia and US after Houthi leader’s death

The political leader of Yemen’s Houthi rebels, Saleh Al-Sammad, was killed last week in an air strike by the Saudi-led coalition. (AFP) By Ahmad Majidyar May 1, 2018 Iran’s regional militia allies have vowed retaliation for the death of Houthi leader Saleh al-Sammad in Yemen, the Iranian media reported. The Houthi rebels as well [...]

By |May 1st, 2018|Saudi Arabia, Yemen|

Pompeo arrives in Saudi Arabia, pushes hard line on Iran

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is urging countries to sanction entities that aid Iran's missile program. (Reuters) April 29, 2018 U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is pushing the international community during his Middle East trip to impose new sanctions an people or entities that aid Iran’s missile program, a senior official [...]

By |April 29th, 2018|North America, Saudi Arabia, USA|

Saudi ambassador to US: Hard to see a path to a trustworthy dialogue with Iran

Saudi ambassador to the United States, Prince Khalid bin Salman bin Abdulaziz arrives on Capitol Hill, Monday, July 24, 2017, in Washington. (AP) April 27, 2018 The Saudi ambassador to the United States, Prince Khalid bin Salman, responded to Iran's continuing denial, through its foreign minister Javad Zarif, of its involvement in supplying [...]

By |April 27th, 2018|Saudi Arabia|

Saudi Crown Prince is a nightmare to Iran’s Safawi theocracy

By Track Perisa April 19, 2018 Iran has been facing an unprecedented challenge to its Safawi theocracy since the reformist Saudi Prince Mohammad Bin Salman has become the Crown Prince and the future Saudi king. The Iranian regime sees the prince a formidable enemy to its “axis of resistance” in the Greater Middle East and [...]

By |April 19th, 2018|Ideology, Saudi Arabia|

Yemen says Iran is arming Houthis with drones to attack Saudi Arabia

Saudi soldiers examine the remains of missiles in Riyadh. (AFP) April 17, 2018 The Yemeni government says that Iran supplied the Houthi rebels with drones used to attack Saudi Arabia. On Wednesday, Riyadh said it shot down two drones in the south of the country and intercepted ballistic missiles launched by the Houthis in Yemen. The drones [...]

By |April 17th, 2018|Saudi Arabia, Yemen|

Saudi Arabia: Lack of UN resolve gave green light for Iran, Houthis to stage violations

A Saudi border guard patrols near Saudi Arabia's border with Yemen, along the beach on the Red Sea, near Jizan. (Reuters) By Badr Al-Qahtani April 15, 2018 In a letter to the United Nations Security Council, Saudi Arabia has called for the international body implementing previously made commitments on Yemen's verification and inspection mechanism. [...]

By |April 15th, 2018|Saudi Arabia, Yemen|