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Saudi Arabia, Oman stress serious cooperation to tackle Iran’s nuclear, ballistic missile programs

Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman sees off Sultan Haitham of Oman at the airport before his departure from the Kingdom, July 12, 2021. (SPA) July 12, 2021 Saudi Arabia and Oman stressed on Monday the importance of good neighborliness and respect of international resolutions to avoid destabilizing the region. They also underscored [...]

By |July 12th, 2021|Oman, Saudi Arabia|

US and Saudi Arabia discussing attacks by Iran-backed militants

Saudi Arabia's Deputy Defense Minister Prince Khalid bin Salman arrives at a meeting at the Pentagon in Washington, U.S., August 29, 2019. (REUTERS) July 7, 2021 The Biden Administration on Tuesday hosted Saudi Arabia’s Deputy Defense Minister Khalid bin Salman, a brother of the country’s powerful crown prince Mohammad bin Salman. White House [...]

By |July 7th, 2021|North America, Saudi Arabia, USA|

Iran reports ‘good progress’ on talks with Saudi Arabia, says more work needed

Iran and Saudi Arabia flags. (Supplied) July 6, 2021 Iran reported “good progress” on Tuesday in talks with regional rival Saudi Arabia but said some of their disputes are complex and may take time to resolve. Saudi Arabia and Gulf allies continue to pressure Iran, which backs the opposite side in conflicts in [...]

By |July 6th, 2021|Saudi Arabia|

Saudi Arabia will judge new Iran president Raisi by ‘reality on the ground’: FM

Saudi Arabia's foreign minister Prince Faisal bin Farhan. (SPA) June 22, 2021 Saudi Arabia will judge Iranian President-elect Ebrahim Raisi’s government by “the reality on the ground,” the Kingdom’s foreign minister said on Tuesday. “From our perspective, foreign policy in Iran is in any case run by the supreme leader (Ayatollah Ali Khamenei) [...]

By |June 22nd, 2021|Saudi Arabia|

Iran’s new president says ballistic program non-negotiable, but restoring ties with Riyadh possible

The victory of Ebrahim Raisi comes amid the lowest turnout in the Islamic Republic’s history. (Reuters) June 21, 2021 Iran’s president-elect said Monday there are "no obstacles" to restoring ties with Saudi Arabia, but said he is not willing to negotiate over Tehran’s ballistic missiles or support for regional militia. Ebrahim Raisi made [...]

By |June 21st, 2021|Saudi Arabia|

Iran-led fake news pushing anti-Saudi, anti-Israeli rhetoric in UK

The regime’s massive cyber-machine is mainly focused on posting lies to demonize the Iranian opposition. (Shutterstock) May 7, 2021 Fake news websites in the UK attempting to influence Britons by pushing anti-Saudi and anti-Israeli rhetoric are being led by Iran, a newly published report revealed on Monday. The 100-page report, written by Dr. [...]

By |June 7th, 2021|Europe, Israel, Saudi Arabia|

British foreign minister discusses Iran with Saudi crown prince

Britain's Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab walks outside Downing Street in London, Britain, May 27, 2021. (REUTERS) June 7, 2021 Britain’s foreign minister Dominic Raab met with Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman in the kingdom on Monday and discussed Iran in addition to bilateral ties and climate change, the British foreign office said. [...]

By |June 7th, 2021|Europe, Saudi Arabia|

Why the Iranian regime is major threat to the region and international community

Hezbollah supporters hold images of the late founder of the Islamic Republic, Ayatollah Khomeini (L), and Iran's supreme leader Ali Khamenai, during celebrations in Beirut on Feb 6, 2019. (AFP) By Track Persia May 27, 2021 Since the success of Grand Ayatollah Ruhullah Khomeini’s Islamic Revolution in Iran and the overthrow of the [...]

By |May 27th, 2021|Afghanistan, Bahrain, Iraq, Lebanon, Middle East, Palestine, Saudi Arabia, Syria, Yemen|

Saudi foreign minister ‘hopeful’ over exploratory talks with Iran

Saudi Arabia’s FM Prince Faisal bin Farhan speaks during the GCC 40th Summit in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, Dec 10, 2019. (REUTERS) May 19, 2021 Saudi Arabia foreign minister says Kingdom is “hopeful” after exploratory talks with Iran, in a rare comment on delicate discussions whose details have been closely guarded. The official-level meetings [...]

By |May 19th, 2021|Saudi Arabia|

The Iranian regime’s crisis and its need for ties with Saudi Arabia

Iran’s FM, Javad Zarif, told reporters that Tehran is ready for close ties with Riyadh. (Reuters) By Camelia Entekhabifard May 15, 2021 As spring gives way to summer, the Middle East is seeing new lines drawn. In these crucial days, long-term strategies are being formulated. Heavy clashes between Jews and Palestinians inside the [...]

By |May 15th, 2021|Opinions On Iran, Saudi Arabia|