Monday, June 25, 2018

Saudi Arabia

Saudi football team ‘SNUBS’ minute’s silence for London terror victims

The Saudi Arabian soccer team refused to line up for a minute's silence for the London terror victims on Thursday night. A spokesman for Football Federation Australia explained...

Over 345,000 illegal expats leave Saudi under amnesty program

The number of illegal expatriates taking advantage of the Kingdom’s amnesty campaign reached 345,089 in the last two months, said Maj. Gen. Daifallah bin...

Saudi husband to appear in court for calling wife ‘cow’ and...

A man is set to be summoned to court in Saudi Arabia after his wife claimed he called her a 'cow' and a 'donkey'.The woman...

Saudi censors turn woman into an inflatable ball

In an attempt to protect people, a Saudi Arabian retail company allegedly replaced a woman in a photograph with an inflatable beach ball.According to...

Saudi woman jailed for flouting ban on female drivers is rearrested

A women's rights activist who was detained for 73 days for openly defying Saudi Arabia's female driving ban has been arrested again. Loujain al-Hathloul, 27,...

Gulf crisis threatens air travel in region and beyond

Air travel across the Gulf region and beyond faces major disruption following the move by Saudi Arabia, Egypt, the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and...

QATAR CRISIS LATEST!

The announcement that six countries have now severed diplomatic ties could lead to food shortages in Qatar, analysts have warned. Qatar imports approximately 90%...

Fears mount over 2022 World Cup being held in Qatar

Qatar on Monday slammed the decisions of six nations to sever ties with it, saying they were 'unjustified' and aimed to put Doha under...

Qatar’s $1bn hostage deal that enraged the GCC

Qatar paid up to $1bn to release members of the Gulf state’s royal family who were kidnapped in Iraq while on a hunting trip,...

Qatar crisis – what you need to know

What has happened? Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Egypt and Bahrain announced measures early on Monday. Several hours later the internationally recognised Yemeni government...

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