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Leaked: Saudis have ‘plans for official ties with Israel’

Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman (R) and Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir A Lebanese newspaper has published a secret undated letter from Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir to Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman that puts forward a plan to normalize ties with Israel despite “risks” of a public backlash. Lebanon’s al-Akhbar daily ...

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Por qué Arabia Saudí se lanza a guerras que no puede ganar?

Arabia Saudí está en una encrucijada. Cambios importantes están teniendo lugar dentro del reino hoy en día gracias a la cobertura de EEUU y al alto monto de dinero pagado a Washington. El príncipe heredero de Arabia Saudí, Mohamed Bin Salman, conocido en el reino wahabí como MBS, cree que ...

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US general points finger at Iran over Yemeni missile fired against Riyadh

A top US Air Force official in the Middle East is pointing the finger at Iran over a retaliatory missile fired from Yemen against the Saudi capital Riyadh during a war launched by the monarchy. Lieutenant General Jeffrey Harrigian claimed Friday that the missile, launched by the Yemeni army early ...

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El príncipe saudí Bandar bin Sultan, promotor de la guerra de Siria, arrestado (¿y torturado?) en Arabia

El ex embajador saudí en Washington y antiguo jefe del servicio de inteligencia saudí, Bandar bin Sultan ben Abdelaziz, se encuentra entre los arrestados por las fuerzas de seguridad del régimen de Riad, informa la publicación británica Middle East Eye (MEE) citando fuentes informadas. Él fue también uno de los ...

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Macron in Saudi Arabia for ‘questions’ as Hariri remains in shadows

French President Emmanuel Macron has arrived in Saudi Arabia for hastily scheduled talks with the kingdom’s leaders about a puzzling political crisis involving Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri, who resigned from his job in a live broadcast from Riyadh, where he is claimed to be held against his will. On ...

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Las revelaciones de Moujtahed sobre las detenciones de príncipes y empresarios en Arabia

El famoso tuitero Moujtahed ha afirmado que “la campaña anticorrupción de Mohammed bin Salman no merece su título y que ella tiene dos objetivos: el primero es el de apoderarse de enormes sumas de dinero a través de la Caja de Inversiones públicas y los proyectos de la compañía Nesma ...

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Trump praises Saudi rulers after mass arrests for corruption

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday that he has “great confidence in King Salman and the Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia” following mass arrests of Saudi Arabian royals, ministers and businessmen in the biggest anti-corruption purge of the kingdom’s affluent elite in its modern history. (reuters) — Trump also tweeted ...

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Saudi Arabia says Lebanon declares war, deepening crisis

Saudi Arabia accused Lebanon on Monday of declaring war against it because of “aggression by Hezbollah”, a dramatic escalation of a crisis threatening to destabilize the tiny Arab country. (reuters) — Lebanon has been thrust to the center of regional rivalry between Saudi Arabia and Iran since the Saudi-allied Lebanese politician ...

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Saudi Prince Killed in Helicopter Crash as Mass Purge Continues

TEHRAN (Tasnim) – A helicopter carrying a high-ranking Saudi prince and other government officials crashed Sunday in the kingdom’s south near the border with Yemen, killing all eight people aboard. The Saudi Interior Ministry said early Monday that the crash happened in Saudi Arabia’s Asir province as the official took ...

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Senior Princes, Top Billionaire Detained in Sweeping Purge

Saudi Arabia’s King Salman removed one of the royal family’s most prominent princes from his ministerial role and arrested other royals and top officials in a sweeping purge that clears any remaining obstacles to his son’s potential ascension to the throne. Acting on orders from a newly established anti-corruption committee ...

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