The 14 face execution for protests and violence against security forces.
The Red Sea luxury resort will reportedly have relaxed rules on women’s dressing, allowing them to wear bikinis on the beach instead of an abaya or burkha. The resort is expected to transform the country into a tourist resort akin to Dubai in the Middle Eastern region.
Yemen has been facing a humanitarian crisis and war between the Houthi Shia and Saudi backed Hadi faction ever since Saudi Arabia began it’s intervention. International community has repeatedly condemned Saudi Arabia for acts like bombing civilian areas.
Around 800 pilgrims were due to leave Iran on three flights to nearby Medina on Sunday, the director of the haj at Iran’s Haj and Pilgrimage Organization, Nasrollah Farahmand told state media.
The ministry accused Riyadh of “intertwining politics with one of the pillars of Islam, which may result in depriving many Muslims from performing this holy obligation”.
Trudeau’s Liberal government has had to defend this contract against criticism that it may have violated Canada’s export control rules that bar arms exports to countries with a poor human rights record and the prohibit using these weapons against civilians.
The coalition forces set up the ambush after getting intelligence that the Houthi militants and forces loyal to former President Ali Abdullah Saleh were mobilising in the region near the Saudi border.
Saudi Arabia would limit crude oil exports to 6.6 million barrels per day (BPD) in August, almost 1 million BPD below levels a year ago to boost crude oil prices by taking a razor to its exports. Imports from Saudi Arabia has dropped to 8.4 percent in the first half of 2017.
The briefings behind the recent reports indicate that there remains considerable unhappiness at the power and influence enjoyed by one prince, who is widely seen as inexperienced, impulsive and haughty and is heading two unwinnable wars, in Syria and Yemen.
“We are interested in this crisis being overcome, taking into account mutual concerns and finding solutions which will be acceptable for all participants of this process,” Lavrov told Kurdish television channel Rudaw.
The flights will be the first between Saudi Arabia and Qatar since Riyadh and three other Arab states cut ties last month with Doha for allegedly supporting terrorism. Qatar has denied the accusations.
Saudi Arabia’s state TV reported that the king ordered a full investigation into the incident along with the arrest of Prince Saudi bin Abdulaziz bin Musaed bin Saud bin Abdulaziz and the others that appeared in the clips.
The memorandum of understanding signed by the US and Qatar lays out steps Qatar can take to bolster its fight against terrorism and address shortfalls in policing terrorism funding. Al Hashimy called the MOU “an excellent step.”
The video, first shared on Snapchat, shows her walking around an empty historic fort in Ushaiager, a village north of the capital, Riyadh, in the desert region of Najd, where many of Saudi Arabia’s most conservative tribes and families are from.
Qatar crisis: Early in June, powerful neighbouring Arab nations of Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Bahrain and Egypt moved to sever diplomatic and economic ties with Qatar by shutting off shipping routes and air space over Doha’s alleged support for terrorism across the region, and its ties with Iran.