Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia

Belgium instructed diplomats to vote for S Arabia

Belgium instructed diplomats to vote for Saudi Arabia in UN body: Report The leaked documents, cited by Belgian news network 7sur7 and UN Watch, revealed that Belgian diplomats...

Berlin sells Saudi arms, urges against Yemen war

Germany’s Merkel tells Saudis to stop war on Yemen as arms sales go on "We believe in the UN-led process of diplomatic resolution…We do not...
Saudi discrimination against women systematic

Saudi discrimination against women systematic

Watchdog slams UN for appointing Saudi Arabia to women rights body “Saudi discrimination against women is gross and systematic in law and in practice,” said...

Riyadh launches massive renewable energy plan

Riyadh launches massive renewable energy plan Reuters said in a report that the plan envisaged the construction of 30 solar and wind projects by 2023. The...

Woman strong-armed back to Saudi Arabia

Woman trying to escape forced marriage strong-armed back to Saudi Arabia Activists campaigned across social media on Friday to circulate information about the plight of...

Saudi Arabia beheads 3 Pakistani nationals

Saudi executes three Pakistani nationals, brings 2017 beheading toll to 26 The convicted Pakistani men, identified as Mohammed Ashraf Shafi Mohammed, Mohammed Aref Mohammed Anayt...

Saudi must not demolish Shia neighborhood: UN

UN experts warn Saudi Arabia against demolition of Shia neighborhood The UN experts warned that the so-called development plan for the historic neighborhood of al-Masora...

May isn’t the first female leader to bare her head in Saudi Arabia

May isn't the first female leader to bare her head in Saudi Arabia British Prime Minister Theresa May drew the world's attention on Tuesday when...

Londoners protest Saudi war on Yemen

UK activists call for end to Saudi war on Yemen The kingdom’s unprovoked war against its impoverished southern neighbor, which began on March 26, 2015,...

US veterans accuse Saudi Arabia of tricking them into lobbying against justice for 9/11...

US military veterans are being sent on all-expenses paid trips to Washington on the Saudi government’s dime to lobby against the Justice Against Sponsors...