Category Archives: GENERAL

Iran’s Zarif to France: Avoid ‘Absurd Nonsense’ about Tehran’s Nuclear Work

DUBAI – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif on Sunday dismissed a claim by France that Tehran was in the process of building up its nuclear weapons, calling it “absurd nonsense”. French foreign minister Jean-Yves Le Drian, in an interview

BIDEN AIDE SLAMS TRUMP MOVE ON YEMEN REBELS

The outgoing Trump administration’s decision to classify Yemen’s Huthi rebels as terrorists will only cause more suffering for the people of that war-torn nation, Joe Biden’s nominee for national security advisor said Saturday. The rebels control much of Yemen and

SAUDI ARABIA’S FM SAYS DISCUSSED PALESTINE CONFLICT, IRANIAN REGIME WITH JORDAN’S FM

Saudi Arabia’s Minister of Foreign Affairs Prince Faisal bin Farhan discussed the ongoing Palestinian conflict and the Iranian regime’s interference in regional affairs with his Jordanian counterpart at a meeting in Riyadh.   Source: National News Agency

SAUDI TO REOPEN QATAR EMBASSY IN COMING DAYS SAUDI MINISTER

Saudi Arabia expects to re-open its embassy in Qatar in the coming days, Saudi’s foreign minister said on Saturday, following a U.S.-backed detente last week in a three-year-old dispute between Arab states. It is just a matter of logistics, Saudi

Closing the case of 20 Kuwaiti missing and prisoners of war

Baghdad, The International Red Cross Organization announced the closure of the case of 20 missing and prisoners of war who went missing during the Gulf War, 90-91 The organization stated in a statement that in the context of the fiftieth

Advocacy Group Urges Biden to Strengthen US Role on Human Rights

NEW YORK – Human Rights Watch is urging President-elect Joe Biden to strengthen human rights in the United States in a way that his successors will not be able to reverse, while also prioritizing them in his administration’s foreign policy.

National Committee for Enforcement and Respect of Intellectual Property Rights Holds First Meeting

Riyadh, The first meeting of the National Committee for the Enforcement of Intellectual Property Rights has been held under the chairmanship of Dr. Abdulaziz bin Muhammad Al-Suwailem, the CEO of the Saudi Authority for Intellectual Property, in the presence and

GCC Secretary General Welcomes US decision to Designate Houthi Militia as Terrorist Organization

Riyadh, January 12, 2021, SPA — Secretary General of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) Dr. Nayef Falah Al-Hajraf welcomed the US decision to designate the Houthi militia as a terrorist organization and to put a number of its leaders on