Islam Times - The Saudi regime has literally bribed its citizens amid growing calls for protests against the monarchy over austerity measures imposed following a budget deficit.
Islam Times - Iranian Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani has slammed Saudi Arabia for working covertly with Israel, saying all Riyadh’s actions in the region serve the Tel Aviv regime’s interests and are to the detriment of Muslim nations.
Islam Times - Three children of Saudi blogger Raif Badawi, who has been behind bars over the past five years, have appealed for his release, describing their father’s incarceration as unfair.
Islam Times - Saudi Arabian warplanes have bombed a bustling marketplace in Yemen’s extreme northwest, killing at least 24 people, the al-Masirah television reports.
Islam Times - Saudi Arabia has said that a Turkish military base would not be welcome on kingdom's soil after Ankara offers to build such a facility.
Islam Times - Saudi Arabia has detained two reporters for Turkish TV channel TRT World for 10 hours during a visit by the Turkish foreign minister to the kingdom to help resolve the dispute between Qatar and several Arab countries.
Islam Times - Saudi Arabia and the Israeli regime are in clandestine talks to establish official economic relations for the first time since the entity was created on the Palestinian territories some 69 years ago, a report says.
Islam Times - Al Jazeera Arabic Twitter account was briefly suspended with sources saying the Saudi regime was behind the move.
Islam Times - Saudi King Salman bin Abdulaziz has stripped the country’s crown prince of powers overseeing criminal investigations, designating a new public prosecution office to function directly under the king’s authority.
Islam Times - Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has called on Saudi Arabia and the US to join the Syria peace process, which began in the Kazakh capital, Astana, in January with the mediation of Tehran, Moscow and Ankara.
Islam Times - The Riyadh regime seems to have softened its stance towards Doha amid severe diplomatic tensions between the two sides, with Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir calling Qatar an “ally” in his latest remarks.
Islam Times - The Turkish foreign minister has arrived in Saudi Arabia in an attempt to defuse a growing diplomatic crisis in the Persian Gulf region, as Qatar accuses its neighbors, particularly Riyadh, of imposing a crippling "siege" on the emirate.
Islam Times - Flights between Tel Aviv and Saudi Arabia are about to start signaling closer cooperation between the Israeli and Saudi regimes.
Islam Times - An Egyptian parliamentary committee voted Tuesday to approve a controversial 2016 deal to transfer two Red Sea islands to the Saudi regime.
Islam Times - Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif says Iran has obtained intelligence showing that Saudi Arabia is “actively” propping up terrorist groups along Iranian eastern and western borders.
Islam Times - Amnesty International has criticized the punitive measures taken by Saudi Arabia and a number of its allies against Qatar, saying the restrictions violate the human rights of the Qatari people.
Islam Times - The warning issued by US President Trump, accusing Qatar of being a “funder of terrorism… at a very high level”, suggests that the US has not only signed up to the Saudi-UAE-Egyptian-Bahraini alliance, but also assumed its leadership.
Islam Times - A senior Saudi military has been killed and two other troops wounded in an explosion that targeted their patrolling vehicle in the kingdom's restive Qatif province.
Islam Times - US Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer says he will vote for a resolution that would oppose President Donald Trump's $110 billion arms sale to Saudi Arabia, as the regime supports terrorist groups “via its relationship with Wahhabism.”
Islam Times - The Saudi Arabian relations with the Muslim Brotherhood have always been challenging, experiencing many highs and lows over the time.