Saudi Confident Of Friendly Ties With Biden, Says Official

Saudi Confident Of Friendly Ties With Biden, Says Official

Sun, 22 Nov 2020 | By malaymail | 6 Hits

Saudi Arabia has largely escaped US censure under Trump Reuters picRIYADH Nov 22 Saudi Arabia expects no major change in its relationship with the US under Joe Biden a senior official told CNN despite the presidentelect pledging to turn the kingdom into a pariahOpec kingpin Saudi Arabia a close ally of President Donald Trump has appeared wary of Biden after he promised a stern stance against the kingdom for its human rights failings But Adel alJubeir the Saudi minister of state for foreign affairs dismissed the notion We deal w >>READ MORE | Organic and Viral Social Traffic Hub

no imageIran assassination could undercut Bidens diplomatic options
Sun, 29 Nov 2020 09:01 | Hits : 4 | US

Irans Judiciary Chief Ayatollah Ebrahim Raisi centre pays respects to the body of slain scientist Mohsen Fakhrizadeh among his family in the capital Tehran on November 28 2020 AFP picWASHINGTON Nov 29 The assassination of a top Iranian nuclear scientist which Tehran has blamed on Israel risks not only sharpening tensions across the region but also severely complicating plans by US Pre...

no imageConcerns in US after two Saudi activists referred to terrorism court
Sat, 28 Nov 2020 23:01 | Hits : 6 | US

The US Department of State expressed concerns about the transfer of Saudi activists Loujain AlHathloul and Samar Badawi to a Saudi terrorism court amid a wave of criticism among US lawmakers of the kingdom39s human rights record The Bureau of Near Eastern AffairsNEA announced on Twitter quotWe are concerned by reports that the cases of Loujain AlHathloul and Samar Badawi have been tra...

no imageRecount in Wisconsin county demanded by Trump increases Bidens margin
Sat, 28 Nov 2020 12:30 | Hits : 4 | US

A recount in Wisconsins largest county demanded by Republican President Donald Trumps election campaign ended yesterday with Democratic Presidentelect Joe Biden gaining votes Reuters picLOS ANGELES Nov 28 A recount in Wisconsins largest county demanded by Republican President Donald Trumps election campaign ended yesterday with Democratic Presidentelect Joe Biden gaining votesAfter th...

no imageTurkish, Saudi foreign ministers hold 'sincere' meeting
Sat, 28 Nov 2020 09:00 | Hits : 7 | US

Turkey39s Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu on Friday said he held a meeting with his Saudi counterpart to discuss bilateral relations and regional issues Anadolu Agencyreports Cavusoglu said in a tweet that the quotsincerequot meeting with Faisal bin Farhan Al Saud was held on the occasion of the 47th session of Organisation of Islamic Cooperation39s OIC Council of Foreign Minister...

no imageJordan asserts custodianship of Al-Aqsa fearing Saudi takeover
Sat, 28 Nov 2020 02:01 | Hits : 8 | US

The Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan has affirmed its custodianship of AlAqsa Mosque following concerns that the fate of Jerusalem39s Islamic sacred sites could be up for grabs in any future normalisation between Israel and Saudi Arabia The concerns are particularly strong during these remaining weeks of the administration of US President Donald Trump The Foreign Ministry in Amman released a stat...

no image226 Saudiofficialsarrested in anti-corruption clampdown
Fri, 27 Nov 2020 23:01 | Hits : 10 | US

Saudi authorities announced yesterday the arrest of 226 people involved in 158 cases of corruption including money laundering bribery and fraud within country39s Ministry of Defence totalling some 325 million Criminal investigations have been launched against those arrested according to an official source at the authorityCases also included employees of the Ministries of Finance Health a...

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Fri, 27 Nov 2020 19:30 | Hits : 6 | US

The authorities in Saudi Arabia have arrested two Uyghur Muslims who face persecution and torture if they are deported to China Such a move by the Saudis would be unacceptable and lacking in compassion Hemdullah Abduweli 52 is a scholar and was arrested in Makkah whilst on the Umrah pilgrimage along with his friend Nurmemet Rozi Both men are reported to have been residents of Turkey who were...

no imageNo normalization, but Saudi Arabia and Israel ready to gang up on Iran
Fri, 27 Nov 2020 12:30 | Hits : 7 | US

RIYADH 8211 Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu met with Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad Bin Salman earlier this week despite denial of the meeting by Israeli officials On the discussion table was a country that has played the role of boogeyman for both Israel and its allies in the US government Iran The two leaders talked 8230 The post No normalization but Saudi Arabia and Israel ...

no imageOfficial sources: Iraq trains US-sanctioned militia leader for army position
Fri, 27 Nov 2020 09:01 | Hits : 5 | US

The Iraqi military is training a former member of an Iranbacked militia who is under US sanctions for killing protesters to become a highranking officer in the army according to six government security and militia officials Reutersreports They said that Hussein Falih Aziz known as Abu Zainab alLami had been sent to Egypt with Iraqi officers for a yearlong training normally reserved fo...

no imageBiden will increase US intervention in Middle East, says ex-UK diplomat
Fri, 27 Nov 2020 02:01 | Hits : 5 | US

US Presidentelect Joe Biden is likely to involve America in disputes and conflicts within the Middle East as a direct result of the people who he is appointing to his administration That39s the view of former British Ambassador to Syria Peter Ford who told the Russian news outlet Sputnik that Biden39s selection of Antony Blinken as his Secretary of State signals more interference by the U...

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