Saudi Arabia

/Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia, Egypt stress importance of Iran not having a nuclear weapon

An Iranian flag is seen in Iran's Bushehr nuclear power plant, during an official ceremony to kick-start works on a second reactor at the facility, Nov 10, 2019. (AFP) December 17, 2021 Saudi Arabia’s Minister of Foreign Affairs Prince Faisal bin Farhan and his Egyptian counterpart Sameh Shoukry stressed on Thursday the importance [...]

By |December 17th, 2021|Egypt, Saudi Arabia|

Saudi Arabia seeks serious approach to Iran’s nuclear, missile programs: Crown Prince

Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia Mohammed bin Salman Al-Saud attends the 29th Arab League Summit in Dhahran, April 15, 2018. (AFP) December 15, 2021 Saudi Arabia seeks a serious approach to handling Iran’s nuclear and missile programs and their consequences for the stability of the region, Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman said on [...]

By |December 15th, 2021|Middle East, Saudi Arabia|

Saudi UN envoy: Iran playing ‘games’ in talks with kingdom

Saudi Arabia Ambassador Abdallah Y. Al-Mouallimi addresses the United Nations General Assembly, Jan. 22, 2015. (AP) December 13, 2021 Saudi Arabia's envoy to the United Nations said the kingdom wanted more substantive talks with Iran but that Tehran was so far biding its time and playing "games" in the discussions. Riyadh and Tehran launched direct talks [...]

By |December 13th, 2021|Saudi Arabia|

Iranian Foreign Ministry briefs parliament on preliminary talks with Saudi Arabia

Iranian Foreign Ministry building. (Press TV) November 16, 2021 Iranian Parliament’s National Security and Foreign Policy Committee convened to discuss the report of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs on the establishment of diplomatic relations with Saudi Arabia, according to the committee’s spokesman, MP Mahmoud Abbaszadeh Meshkini. Meshkini told the state-run ISNA news agency [...]

By |November 16th, 2021|Saudi Arabia|

Iran says more talks with Saudi Arabia depends on Riyadh’s ‘serious will’

Iran and Saudi Arabia flags. (Supplied) November 8, 2021 Iran’s foreign ministry said Monday that talks with Saudi Arabia have not stopped but a new round of meetings depends on Riyadh’s “serious will”. Saeed Khatibzadeh, spokesman of the ministry in his weekly briefing told reporters that Saudi Arabia should refrain from media comments [...]

By |November 8th, 2021|Saudi Arabia|

Saudi FM: No crisis with Lebanon, but rather crisis in Lebanon due to Iran’s proxies

Young Lebanese sit below posters of Iranian Shia leaders and Iran-backed Hezbollah's leader Hassan Nasrallah. (AP) November 1, 2021 Prince Faisal bin Farhan said there is no crisis with Lebanon but rather a crisis in the country due to the hegemony of Iran’s proxies, the Kingdom’s foreign minister told Al Arabiya on the [...]

By |November 1st, 2021|Lebanon, Saudi Arabia|

US special envoy, Saudi Foreign Minister discuss Iran

Saudi FM Prince Faisal bin Farhan meets with the US Special Envoy for Iran Affairs Robert Malley, Sept 24, 2021. (SPA) October 21, 2021 US special envoy for Iran Rob Malley met the Saudi foreign minister to assess the talks between Iran and world powers aimed at reviving the 2015 nuclear deal. Rob [...]

By |October 21st, 2021|North America, Saudi Arabia, USA|

Saudi FM: Iran nuclear activities put region in very dangerous place

Saudi Foreign Minister Prince Faisal bin Farhan bin Abdullah. (SPA) October 16, 2021 Saudi Foreign Minister Prince Faisal bin Farhan bin Abdullah said on Friday that Iran was accelerating its nuclear activities and putting the region in “a very dangerous place” amid efforts to bring Tehran back into a 2015 nuclear deal. Prince [...]

By |October 16th, 2021|Saudi Arabia|

Iran says talks with Saudi Arabia on ‘more serious path’, Yemen included

Iran’s Foreign Ministry Spokesman Saeed Khatibzadeh. (IRNA) October 11, 2021 Iran's foreign ministry spokesman said Monday that talks with Saudi Arabia are now on a "more serious path", including discussion on resolving Yemen's conflict. Saeed Khatibzadeh who was speaking at his weekly press conference said contacts have continued "uninterruptedly" between the two sides [...]

By |October 11th, 2021|Saudi Arabia, Yemen|

Importance of Iran-Saudi talks according to Iran’s new foreign minister

Foreign Minister-Designate Hossein Amir-Abdollahian explains his programs to Iranian lawmakers. (Icana) By Camelia Entekhabifard October 9, 2021 In the new Iranian administration, under President Ebrahim Raisi, it seems that the foreign ministry is given priority over other bodies of the regime while it is working in parallel with the IRGC. The travels of [...]

By |October 9th, 2021|Opinions On Iran, Saudi Arabia|