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US carried out secret cyber strike on Iran in wake of Saudi oil attack: off...

10 October, 2019 4:45 pm 4:45 pm

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The United States carried out a secret cyber operation against Iran in the wake of the Sept. 14 attacks on Saudi Arabia’s oil facilities, which Washington and Riyadh blame on Tehran, two U.S. officials have told Reuters. The officials, who spoke on condition of anonymity, said the operation took place in late … Read More


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Saudi soccer players visit Jerusalem Muslim holy site

10 October, 2019 9:07 pm 9:07 pm

JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Players from Saudi Arabia’s national soccer team travelled to Jerusalem’s Old City on Monday to pray at one of Islam’s holiest sites. The players visited the Noble Sanctuary, a compound that houses the Golden Dome of the Rock and al-Aqsa Mosque, the third holiest shrine in Islam. “This is the most beautiful … Read More


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Saudi oil production back to pre-attack levels: energy minister

10 October, 2019 12:47 pm 12:47 pm

MOSCOW (Web Desk) – Saudi Energy Minister Prince Abdulaziz Bin Salman said that the oil-rich kingdom had restored oil production to levels seen before the attack on its oil facilities last month. “It has fully restored oil production to almost 10m barrels a day following the attacks on two of its key facilities last month, … Read More


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US building coalition after Saudi oil attack, Iran warns against war

09 September, 2019 10:07 pm 10:07 pm

DUBAI (Reuters) – The United States said on Thursday it was building a coalition to deter Iranian threats following a weekend attack on Saudi Arabian oil facilities. Iran has warned US President Donald Trump against being dragged into a war in the Middle East and said it would meet any offensive action with a crushing … Read More


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Oil steps back on Saudi supply reassurance, focus shifts to Fed

09 September, 2019 9:45 am 9:45 am

TOKYO (Reuters) – Oil prices cooled on Wednesday as Saudi Arabia said full oil production would be restored by month’s end while caution ahead of an expected US interest rate cut kept wider financial markets in tight ranges. MSCI’s broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan was up 0.13 % while Japan’s Nikkei was flat. … Read More


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Saudi, UAE FMs assure COAS for full support over Kashmir situation

09 September, 2019 1:59 pm 1:59 pm

RAWALPINDI (92 News) – Saudi Minister for Foreign Affairs Adel bin Ahmed Al-Jubeir and UAE Foreign Minister of Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan assured of their full support to resolve the situation created by India’s unilateral steps in Indian Occupied Kashmir (IoK). According to the Inter-Public Service Relation (ISPR), both the dignitaries … Read More


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UAE, Saudi foreign ministers discuss bilateral issues with FM Qureshi

09 September, 2019 5:17 pm 5:17 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Saudi Minister for Foreign Affairs Adel bin Ahmed Al-Jubeir and UAE Foreign Minister of Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan reached here on an official visit on Wednesday. Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi welcomed them at the Foreign Office. They discussed bilateral, regional and international issues with Pakistani officials. … Read More


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Kashmiris besieged in their houses for a month, says Firdous Ashiq Awan

09 September, 2019 12:48 pm 12:48 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Special Assistant to the Prime Minister Firdous Ashiq Awan said that the Kashmiris are besieged in their houses for a month. Talking to the media on Wednesday, she said that India has turned the Occupied Valley in a big jail. “Kashmiris are writing the history with their blood, while the world … Read More


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Saudi, UAE FMs to arrive Pakistan today

09 September, 2019 8:00 am 8:00 am

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Saudi State Minister State for Foreign Affairs Adel bin Ahmed Al-Jubeir and UAE Foreign Minister Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan are arriving in Islamabad today (Wednesday) on a day long visit to Pakistan. The visiting dignitaries would discuss with Pakistani high leadership the critical situation arising out of … Read More


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Saudi FM to visit Pakistan on Wednesday

09 September, 2019 3:40 pm 3:40 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Saudi State Minister State for Foreign Affairs Adel bin Ahmed Al-Jubeir is arriving in Islamabad on Wednesday on a day long visit to Pakistan. During his stay, he will hold meetings with Prime Minister Imran Khan, Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi and Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa. Bilateral … Read More


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Saudi director al-Mansour eyes female empowerment in ‘The Perfect Can...

08 August, 2019 8:41 am 8:41 am

VENICE, Italy (Reuters) – A young Saudi Arabian female doctor seeks to change conservative mindsets in “A Perfect Candidate”, a tale of a woman tackling gender-based obstacles while running for local office. The movie by Haifaa al-Mansour, one of only two female directors in the 21-strong competition line-up at the Venice Film Festival, reflects recent … Read More


Houthi attack kills more than 30 in Yemen’s Aden, Saudi blames Iran

08 August, 2019 11:03 pm 11:03 pm

ADEN (Reuters) – Yemen’s Iran-aligned Houthi movement launched missile and drone attacks on Thursday on a military parade in Aden, the seat of government and a stronghold of the Saudi-led military coalition, killing 36 people according to the interior ministry. An explosion hit a military camp belonging to the Yemeni Security Belt forces backed by … Read More


Saudi Media Minister, Adviser to Defence Minister call on COAS Qamar Bajwa

07 July, 2019 10:56 pm 10:56 pm

RAWALPINDI (92 News) – Turki Bin Abdullah Al Shabanah, Minister of Media Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) and Major General Talal Abdullah Alotaibi, Military Advisor to Minister of Defence KSA, called on Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa at GHQ on Wednesday. According to a press release issued by the ISPR, regional … Read More


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US Senate votes to block Saudi arms sales

06 June, 2019 2:36 pm 2:36 pm

WASHINGTON (AFP) – Saudi Arabia’s controversial military campaign in Yemen suffered a double blow Thursday as US lawmakers voted to block President Donald Trump’s arms sales to Riyadh hours after Britain temporarily suspended similar sales. In Washington, the Senate voted to prevent $8.1 billion in US arms in a symbolic bipartisan rebuke to the president and his … Read More


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Saudi King Salman calls for firm Arab stance against threats from Iran

05 May, 2019 8:25 am 8:25 am

MAKKAH (Reuters) – Saudi Arabia’s king told an emergency Arab summit on Friday that decisive action was needed to stop Iranian ‘escalations’ in the region following attacks on Gulf oil assets, as American officials said a US military deployment had deterred Tehran. A Gulf Arab statement and a separate communique issued after the wider summit … Read More