Prominent Saudi female activist Loujain al-Hathloul has been awarded a high-profile European prize over campaigns for women’s human rights in the ultra-conservative kingdom.
Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman said that Iran always welcomes talks with Saudi officials, considering it to be in the interest of the people of the two countries and the region.
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.
A group of American lawmakers has put forward a draft legislation that seeks to prevent Saudi Arabia from acquiring nuclear weapons amid reports about suspected attempts by the kingdom to process uranium and move toward the development of atomic bombs.
High-profile figures in Jordan, including a member of the royal family and a longtime confidant of King Abdullah II, were arrested on Saturday in what appeared to be a nascent palace intrigue nipped in the bud.
International benchmark Brent crude futures popped on Monday, moving above $70 a barrel for the first time in more than a year.
A top Iranian military official says regional countries who have helped the US with the assassination of Iran's General Soleimani should be held accountable.
For Saudi Arabia, bad news in the oil market has rarely been such a vindication. Two weeks ago, the world’s biggest crude exporter stunned energy traders.
Oil steadied in Asia after surging to a 10-month high on Saudi Arabia’s pledge to cut an extra 1 million barrels a day of crude output in February and March as a rampant coronavirus leads to more lockdowns.
Coronavirus is killing people in Yemen more than any other place in the world and the world should be warned that mercy