We debate whether Saudi Arabia's latest shakeups could trigger a wave of authoritarianism in the Middle East.
Saudi authorities are making deals with people held in sweeping government crackdown, sources say.
We ask US Congressman Ro Khanna about the US alliance with Saudi Arabia and where Congress should draw the line.
CAIRO (Reuters) - Saudi Arabia has summoned its ambassador in Germany home for consultations over comments allegedly made by German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel during a meeting with his Lebanese counterpart, the Saudi Foreign Ministry said on Saturday.
Questions are swirling about why Mr. Hariri spent two weeks in Saudi Arabia, where he announced his resignation.
The Latest on developments surrounding Lebanon's crisis with Saudi Arabia in the wake of Prime Minister Saad Hariri's resignation (all times local): 7:45 a.m. Lebanese TV stations have shown Prime … Click to Continue »
Lebanon's Prime Minister Saad Hariri says his stay in Saudi Arabia has been to consult with officials there on the future of Lebanon and its relations with its Arab neighbors. … Click to Continue »
Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri's decision to accept an invitation to Paris is the "start of a solution" to the crisis sparked by his resignation in Saudi Arabia, Lebanon's president said Thursday. Hariri has been in Riyadh since...Show More Summary
Around 150 players are boycotting this year's chess championship.
BEIRUT (Reuters) - Saad al-Hariri, who sparked a crisis by resigning as Lebanese prime minister on Nov. 4 during a visit to Saudi Arabia, is on his way to the airport, he said early on Saturday, before his flight from Riyadh to Fran...
Click here for reuse options! It is remarkable how this nation of 33 million has so easily been taken hostage by the whims of its Crown Prince. What ails the royal court of Saudi Arabia? The Crown Prince—Mohammed Bin Salman—has arrested 11 rich and powerful princes and about 200 businessmen. Show More Summary
Saudi Arabia recalled its ambassador in Germany for consultation over comments made by German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel during a joint news conference with his Lebanese counterpart, the Saudi Foreign Ministry said on Saturday. The ministry said in a statement that Saudi Arabia would deliver a protest note to Germany’s ambassador in Riyadh. Gabriel expressed […]
By Laila Bassam, Lisa Barrington BEIRUT – Saad al-Hariri, who sparked a crisis by resigning as Lebanese prime minister on Nov. 4 during a visit to Saudi Arabia, tweeted, on his way to the airport before his flight from Riyadh to France : “ To say that I am held up in Saudi Arabia and […]
Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri has accepted an invitation to come to France after he stunned his nation and rattled the region by suddenly announcing his resignation nearly two weeks ago while in Saudi Arabia, the French president's office said Thursday. An official in President Emmanuel Macron's...
Government demanding up to 70% of rich detainees’ wealth in return for their freedom, newspaper reports Authorities in Saudi Arabia are offering businessmen and members of the royal family detained on allegations of corruption an opportunity to pay for their freedom, according to media reports. Show More Summary
Saudi Arabia’s foreign minister said on Friday that there will be no stability in Lebanon unless the militant group Hezbollah disarms. “This is what we hope,” Adel al-Jubeir said at a press conference in Madrid with his Spanish counterpart. It was the second day in a row that the Saudi minister railed against Hezbollah. On […]
Lebanon’s former Minister of Education and current Presidential Adviser for International Cooperation Elias Bou Saab tried to defend President Michel Aoun’s position with regards to Saudi Arabia on Thursday by claiming that thatShow More Summary
Ro Khanna says US is aiding 'Saudi Arabia's war crimes' in Yemen and calls Saudi Crown Prince bin Salman 'not smart'.
We talk to US Congressman Ro Khanna about power politics and debate Mohammed bin Salman’s new strategy for the Kingdom.
Arab believers assess crown prince’s pledge to modernize Saudi Arabia’s Islam. Before the crown prince of Saudi Arabia stunned the world with his sudden arrest of dozens of fellow princes and millionaires on corruption charges, he stunned...Show More Summary