In the midst of a diplomatic war of words between Iran and the heads of two Arab organizations, Western media outlets claimed that Iran and Saudi Arabia have quietly begun talks in Baghdad to repair their relations, a claim that was rejected as untrue by sources close to both Tehran and Riyadh.
Bin Salman, known as MBS, will not wait for his father King Salman to die because his father's presence gives legitimacy to the son.
TEHRAN (Iran News) – Saudi Arabia has arrested over 200 people for violating “public decency”, casting doubt on Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman’s so-called plan for modernization of the ultra-conservative Arab kingdom. Riyadh police said about 120 men and women have been arrested over the past week for offending public morals, including wearing “inappropriate clothes”, […]
TEHRAN (Iran News) – Saudi Arabia is quietly trying to mend fences with Iran and other regional rivals as officials in the kingdom have grown more worried about the risks conflict poses to its oil-dependent economy. Riyadh’s newfound interest in better relations with regional rivals comes as Saudi officials question how much backing it has […]
TEHRAN (Iran News) – Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman finally gave the go-ahead for the initial public offering of Aramco. The crown prince made the decision of Aramco IPO at a meeting he chaired on Friday and an official announcement is likely as soon as Sunday, according to people familiar with the matter, who […]
Tehran (Iran News) – A law firm has filed a petition at the International Criminal Court (ICC) to have Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman (MBS) investigated for alleged “crimes against humanity”, including the murder of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi. Khashoggi, 59, was killed a year ago by a team of Saudi agents in the kingdom’s consulate […]
Tehran (Iran news) – Crown prince Mohammed bin Salman (MBS), Saudi Arabia’s de facto ruler, denied in an interview broadcast on Sunday that he ordered the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi by Saudi operatives nearly a year ago but said he ultimately bears “full responsibility” for what happened because he is the country’s leader. Speaking […]