The Saudi king has cancelled a scheduled visit to the politically-troubled atoll nation of the Maldives because of an outbreak of swine flu in its capital, the government in Male announced on Friday.
Pentagon chief James Mattis and Deputy Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman express their full rejection of the suspicious activities and interventions by Iran and its agents.
Egyptian prosecutors have sentenced 12 people to four day in prison after they staged a protest against the controversial transfer of Egypt’s two Red Sea islands to Saudi Arabia.
Saudi Arabia has forecast that its budget deficit for next year will be about $53 billion despite economic measures adopted by the government in response to low oil prices.
Budget deficit has urged Saudi Arabia to cut public bonuses and salaries of ministers to cope with financial problems such as slumping oil prices and rising military expenditures.
Saudi crown prince Mohammed bin Nayef has been appointed to manage the kingdom’s affairs as King Salman goes on holiday in the United Kingdom.
Saudi authorities say they have arrested seven Saudi nationals and 12 Pakistanis in connection with the recent bomb attacks in the city of Medina and the eastern region of Qatif.
Press TV has interviewed Scott Bennett, a former US army psychological warfare officer in San Francisco, about Saudi Arabia's King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud warning his country of the dangers of religious radicalization a day after a series of terrorist attacks rocked the kingdom.
Saudi Arabia supports a against Syrian President Bashar al-Assad's government, including imposing a no-fly zone and arming rebels with surface-to-air missiles, Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir said on Friday (June 17).
Saudi Arabia's King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al-Saud health state has exacerbated and visitors barred from seeing the ageing monarch, an informed source said.