London: Saudi Arabia’s Princess Sara bint Talal bin Abdulaziz is claiming political asylum in the United Kingdom (UK) over fears for her safety back home, media reported on Sunday.
HONOLULU: The White House said on Thursday a $29.4 billion deal to sell Boeing-made fighter jets to Saudi Arabia’s air force would support more than 50,000 US jobs and give the American economy a $3.5 billion annual boost.
WASHINGTON: US authorities charged two Iranians in a ‘plot directed by elements of the Iranian government’ to kill the Saudi ambassador to the United States as part of a major terror attack.
WASHINGTON: US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton urged governments Tuesday to do more to defend religious freedom as Washington released a report citing eight countries with troubling records on the issue.
We often hear about violence against women in Middle Eastern countries, but just like in other countries, the issue seems to be more complicated. 145 wives beat their husbands in a month in the Saudi city of Jeddah, constituting 20 percent of the annual rates of spousal violence, according to Jeddah police reports.