03/09/14 07:30 AM
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The United Arab Emirates has thrown its support behind neighboring Saudi Arabia's decision to label the Muslim Brotherhood a terrorist organization, increasing Gulf Arab pressure on the Islamist group. Saudi Arabia listed the 86-year-old Brotherhood along...
03/07/14 02:45 AM
RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — Saudi Arabia says a man has died from a new respiratory virus related to SARS, bringing to 62 the number of deaths in the kingdom at the center of the outbreak. The Health Ministry says the latest victim died in a Riyadh hospital on Thursday. The ministry also...
03/05/14 01:16 PM
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain recalled their ambassadors from Qatar on Wednesday in an unusually public dispute among the clubby Western-allied Gulf Arab states, a move analysts say centers on their neighbor's support for the Muslim...
By Ashe Schow | 03/04/14 12:34 PM
A group of 25 female activists from Saudi Arabia have petitioned the country's government to end the "absolute authority" of men over women.
By Susan Crabtree | 02/13/14 10:55 AM
Senior White House aides spent Wednesday doing some fence-mending with a top Saudi official ahead of President Obama's trip to Riyadh planned for late March. National security advisers Susan Rice and Lisa Monaco hosted Prince Mohammed bin Nayef bin Abdulaziz al Saud, Saudi Arabia's interior...
By Ashe Schow | 02/07/14 02:19 PM
A female student in Saudi Arabia died after male paramedics were allegedly denied access to the female-only campus, according to Gulf News.
By Susan Crabtree | 02/03/14 02:36 PM
President Obama in late March will travel to Saudi Arabia, a longtime American ally whose relationship with Washington has frayed in recent months over rising concerns about U.S. policy toward Iran and Syria. In announcing the travel, the White House made it clear the visit is aimed at mending...
By Joel Gehrke | 01/31/14 08:45 AM
Saudi Arabian diplomats and military officials refused to meet with a bipartisan delegation of senior congressional staffers who visited the Middle Eastern country last week, an unusual snub that suggests increased tension between the U.S. and a key ally.
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