In a decree issued in September, King Salman ordered by June an end to the ban on women drivers, a conservative tradition that has limited women’s mobility and been seen by rights activists as an emblem of their suppression.
Saudi Arabia urged a judge Thursday to reject a New York lawsuit seeking to hold it responsible in the September 11 attacks.
For the first 11 months of the year, Russian supplies expanded 15.5 percent on the year to 54.77 million tonnes, or 1.2 million bpd, overtaking Saudi Arabia by 159,000 bpd.
She claims she is not being given food and being made to work from 6 am to 10 pm. She further says her employers thrash her mercilessly on a daily basis.
The US calls on Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps to stop arming and enabling the Houthis’ violent actions against Yemen’s neighbours, including Saudi Arabia, she said.
The Saudi Arabia’s Ambassador to India said, “The talks are going well. India and Saudi Arabia have close cooperation in fighting terrorism. It is a common threat to both the countries, to the region and the international community, and we are cooperating in the area”
“We have decided, with God’s help, to confront it (corruption) with justice and decisiveness so that our country can enjoy the renaissance and development that every citizen aspires for.”
The US-Saudi relationship has improved dramatically under Trump, partly because the leaders share a vision of confronting Riyadh’s arch-rival Iran more aggressively in the region.
President Saleh had helped the Houthis win control of much of the country’s north, including Sanaa, and his decision to switch allegiances and abandon the Houthis in the past week was the most dramatic change on the battlefield in years.
Officials at Saudi Arabia-backed President Ali Abdullah Saleh Saleh’s party vowed to revenge their leader’s death and to continue fighting against Iranian-aligned Houthis.
The move comes amid a diplomatic crisis with member state Qatar.
Panos Kammenos, defence minister in Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras’ government, secured a 66-million-euro deal with Saudi Arabia for the sale of surplus missiles to the Gulf state.
About 7 million people face famine in Yemen and their survival depends on international assistance.
The opposition groups met to seek a unified position ahead of UN-backed peace talks after two years of Russian military intervention that has helped President Bashar Al-Assad’s government recapture all of Syria’s main cities.
Raytheon Co and Boeing Co are the companies selected, the sources said, in a deal that was part of a $110 billion weapons agreement that coincided with President Donald Trump’s visit to Saudi Arabia in May.