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Saudi-Iranian talks offer hope for an end to Yemen’s seven-year civil war

Yemen soldiers fire back at Houthi targets in Sana'a (FOX News) October 9, 2021 Recent statements from Iran and Saudi Arabia have provided hope that a pathway might be emerging to an end to the bitter seven-year civil war in Yemen. The conflict has killed an estimated quarter of a million people and [...]

By |October 9th, 2021|Saudi Arabia, Yemen|

Iran-Saudi talks have gone a ‘good distance,’ Iran’s foreign minister says in Beirut

Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amirabdollahian, waves as he leaves after his meeting with his Lebanese counterpart Abdullah Bou Habib in Beirut, Lebanon, Oct. 7, 2021. (AP) October 7, 2021 Talks between Iran and Saudi Arabia have covered a “good distance,” Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amirabdollahian told a news conference in Beirut on Thursday, [...]

By |October 7th, 2021|Saudi Arabia|

Iran, Saudi Arabia reportedly get ready to re-open embassies

Saudi embassy in Iran under attack by protesters, Jan 2016. (Reuters) October 7, 2021 Arabic Post claims Saudi Arabia and Iran are well into preparations for the mutual reopening of embassies and consulates, which have been closed since 2016. The London-based news site cited an “Iraqi diplomatic source” and “Iranian sources.” The latter, [...]

By |October 7th, 2021|Saudi Arabia|

Saudi Arabia’s FM: Talks with Iran are still in exploratory phase

Saudi Arabia's foreign minister Prince Faisal bin Farhan. (SPA) October 4, 2021 Saudi Arabia’s foreign minister Prince Faisal bin Farhan said on Sunday that talks between the Kingdom and Iran remain in the “exploratory phase”. “The fourth round of talks took place on September 21. These discussions remain in the exploratory phase. We [...]

By |October 4th, 2021|Saudi Arabia|

Iran’s Safawi theocracy is facing unprecedented challenge

Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia Mohammed bin Salman Al-Saud attends the 29th Arab League Summit in Dhahran, April 15, 2018. (AFP) By Track Persia September 30, 2021 Iran’s Safawi theocracy is currently facing an unprecedented challenge. This new challenge is represented by Saudi Arabia, in particular, after the reformist Saudi prince Mohammad Bin [...]

By |September 30th, 2021|Ideology, Saudi Arabia|

Saudi foreign minister calls on world powers to act over Iran’s nuclear violations

Saudi FM Prince Faisal bin Farhan speaks during a high-level meeting at the UN General Assembly on the International Day for the Total Elimination of Nuclear Weapons in New York. (SPA) September 29, 2021 Saudi Arabia called on the international community to assume its responsibilities toward Iran’s continued violations of international agreements related to its [...]

By |September 29th, 2021|Saudi Arabia|

Saudi foreign minister meets US Special Envoy for Iran

Saudi FM Prince Faisal bin Farhan meets with the US Special Envoy for Iran Affairs Robert Malley, Sept 24, 2021. (SPA) September 24, 2021 Saudi Arabia’s Foreign Minister, Prince Faisal bin Farhan met on Friday with the US Special Envoy for Iran Affairs Robert Malley, state news agency SPA reported. The two officials [...]

By |September 24th, 2021|North America, Saudi Arabia, USA|

Iran spokesman optimistic over Saudi relations after NY meeting

Saudi King Salman bin Abdulaziz addresses, via a prerecorded statement, the General Debate of the 76th Session of the UN General Assembly, Sept 22, 2021. (Reuters) September 23, 2021 Hours after Saudi Arabia's King Salman bin Abdulaziz Wednesday told the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) of his hopes that tentative bilateral talks with Iran would [...]

By |September 23rd, 2021|Saudi Arabia|

Saudi Arabia calls on world powers to prevent Iran from strengthening nuclear capabilities

King Salman bin Abdulaziz chairs a cabinet session. (SPA) September 22, 2021 Saudi Arabia supports international efforts aimed at preventing Iran from acquiring nuclear weapons, ministers said on Tuesday. During its weekly meeting, chaired by King Salman from NEOM, the Saudi Cabinet restated the Kingdom’s position laid out at a recent International Atomic [...]

By |September 22nd, 2021|Saudi Arabia|

Saudi Arabia blasts push by Iran for nuclear bomb

Saudi Arabia's Energy Minister, Prince Abdulaziz bin Salman, also called for the nuclear threat from Israel to be dealt with. (AFP) September 21, 2021 Saudi Arabia on Monday condemned Iran’s drive to obtain a nuclear bomb and Tehran’s failure to cooperate with the UN watchdog inspecting its nuclear program. The Kingdom’s Energy Minister, [...]

By |September 21st, 2021|Saudi Arabia|