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'Abused' Saudi sisters trapped in Hong Kong risk deportation

Fpo - Two Saudi sisters trapped in Hong Kong say chronic physical abuse by male family members prompted them to flee the kingdom, where they now fear they will be forcibly returned.

India-Pakistan tensions threaten to derail Saudi prince's Delhi trip

New Delhi - Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman arrived in New Delhi on Tuesday, with his business mission under threat of being overshadowed by soaring tensions between India and Pakistan.

Saudi vows to 'de-escalate' India-Pakistan tensions after Kashmir attack

Islamabad - Saudi Arabia vowed to "de-escalate" rising tensions between Pakistan and India during a high-profile summit in Islamabad Monday as Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman prepares to travel from Islamabad to New Delhi.

Saudi crown prince to visit China

Bejing - Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman will visit China next week, Beijing's foreign ministry said on Friday, as part of a swing through Asia in which the monarch is expected to sign an investment package with cash-strapped Pakistan.

UN asks Australia to consider Saudi teen for 'refugee resettlement'

Bangkok - The UN has said an 18-year-old Saudi woman who fled her family is a legitimate refugee and has asked Australia to resettle her, Canberra said Wednesday, as the Twitter-led campaign to grant her asylum edged towards resolution.

Saudi woman 'under the care' of UN agency: Thai official

Bangkok - The Saudi woman who made a desperate plea for asylum after landing at Bangkok airport has been placed "under the care" of the United Nations refugee agency, a Thai official said late Monday.

Saudi woman held at Bangkok airport pleads for asylum

Bangkok - A Saudi woman being held at Bangkok airport on Monday appealed for asylum and for other passengers to help protest her looming deportation, in desperate tweets from the hotel room where she barricaded herself.

Saudi woman held at Bangkok airport says fears death if repatriated

Bangkok - A Saudi woman held at Bangkok airport said she would be killed if she was repatriated by Thai immigration officials, who confirmed the 18-year-old was denied entry to the country Sunday.

Saudi woman held at Bangkok airport says fears death if repatriated

Bangkok - A Saudi woman held at Bangkok airport said she would be killed if she was repatriated by Thai immigration officials, who confirmed the 18-year-old was denied entry to the country Sunday.

Rights group urges Argentina to charge Saudi crown prince at G20

Buenos Aires - Human Rights Watch has urged Argentine prosecutors to consider bringing criminal charges against Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, who is due to join world leaders in Buenos Aires this week for the G20 summit.

Pakistan invites Saudi to invest in China economic corridor

Islamabad - Islamabad has invited Saudi Arabia to invest in the Beijing-funded, multi-billion dollar infrastructure corridor being constructed in Pakistan, its information minister said Thursday, as concerns grow over the country's debt levels.

Iran urges Gulf peace mechanism, says Saudi backing militants

Norway - Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif on Tuesday called for a permanent mechanism in the Gulf to resolve crises like the blockade against Qatar by Saudi Arabia and its allies.

Russia boosts military spending despite sanctions: study

Stockholm - Russia became the world's third largest military spender in 2016 despite low oil prices and economic sanctions, as the global expenditure rose for a second consecutive year, a study said on Monday.Russia's military spending was $69.

Camel beauty pageant held in Saudi Arabia

Delicate females, strapping males walk the fashion runway west of Riyadh

Saudi Arabia Hangs and then Publicly Crucifies Four Expatriates

Saudi Arabia hangs four Sri Lankans and then Publicly Crucifies them.

Foreigners Face Saudi Lashing for Party

Saudi religious police arrest over 400 at party.

Saudi Arabia Openly Supports U.S. New Strategy in Iraq

Help can come from unexpected quarters. . . especially in the enormously complex reality of Middle Eastern politics.

Iran president sends note to Saudi king

Iran's hard-line President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad said Tuesday that he sent a message to Saudi King Abdullah proposing that they cooperate in helping stabilize Iraq.
 

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