Saudi Arabia releases senior prince, once contender to the throne, for...

65-year-old Saudi Prince Miteb bin Abdullah, who has been held along with other Saudi princes, ministers and officials in a five-star Ritz-Carlton hotel in...

‘Saudi Arabia covers up its failures in the region’ – Rouhani

BEIRUT, LEBANON (9:35 A.M.) - Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said that Saudi Arabia wants to "cover-up its failures" in Middle Eastern areas where it...

Seven more people beheaded in Saudi Arabia, 137 total this year

Seven people were executed in Saudi Arabia on Tuesday following their convictions on charges of murder, robbery and drug smuggling. The condemned included a...

Targeting Islamic scholars from Malaysia to Tunisia, Saudia Arabia puts itself...

By declaring the Qatar-based International Union of Islamic Scholars (ILUM) a terrorist organization, Saudi Arabia is confronting some of the world’s foremost Islamic political...

Saudi Crown Prince opens anti-terror summit for 40 Muslim nations

BEIRUT, LEBANON (2:45 A.M.) - Saudi Arabia hosted an Islamic Counter-Terrorism Summit for defence ministers and other senior military officials from 40 Muslim countries...

Saudi Crown Prince vows to ‘wipe terrorists out from the face...

The summit follows the Saudi crown prince's statement in favor of the country returning to "moderate Islam," which came amid a number of steps...

Tackling Corruption: Why Saudi Prince Mohammed’s approach raises questions

Leave aside for a moment questions of due process. Analysis of  Saudi Arabia’s three largest corporate failures explains why Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman’s...

Saudi meddling creates outbreak of unusual unity in Lebanon

(BEIRUT, LEBANON 3:40 PM) International analysts are cited saying that the unusual coming together and unity among Lebanon's 18 diverse religious and ethnic groups...

Saudi Prince Mohammed’s Achilles Heel: Misreading tea leaves in Washington

Emboldened by perceived White House support, Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman appears to have stepped up his risky, so far faltering effort to...

The Middle East: It will only get worse

As Saudi Arabia reels from Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman’s frontal assault on the kingdom’s elite, indications are that the Saudi-Iranian proxy war is...