Saudi Arabia

Egypt's FM to co-preside over Egyptian-Saudi Political Consultation Committee

Tue, 01 Dec 2020 - 10:01 GMT

Shokry will meet his Saudi counterpart after senior officials from both countries coordinated the content of their meeting a day earlier.

Yemen’s Political Development Forum calls UN to designate Houthis terrorist organization

Thu, 26 Nov 2020 - 03:38 GMT

Yemen’s Political Development Forum (PDF-Yemen) has called upon the UN Security Council to designate the Houthis as a terrorist group.

Sisi ratifies Egypt’s accession to Charter of Council of Arab-African States bordering Red Sea, Gulf of Aden

Thu, 26 Nov 2020 - 11:42 GMT

The ratification came two days after Saudi Arabia’s warnings against the Iranian-backed group of Houthis in Yemen, which represents a threat against the international maritime trade navigation in the Red Sea and Bab al-Mandeb Strait.

UAE Fatwa Council labels Muslim Brotherhood as terrorist group

Mon, 23 Nov 2020 - 06:42 GMT

The council’s decision was issued during a virtual meeting for the council members, chaired by Sheikh Abdullah bin Bayyah, saying that the group is terrorist because of spreading and inciting violence.

Video: 6 countries participate in Arabs' Sword military exercise in Egypt

Sun, 22 Nov 2020 - 01:58 GMT

Six Arab countries participate in a military exercise Nov. 17-26 in Egypt’s Mohamed Naguib military base, according to a Sunday statement by the Egyptian Ministry of Defense.

LE100M allocated to Empower Egyptian Women Artisans and Young Entrepreneurs: Al Mashat

Sat, 14 Nov 2020 - 11:57 GMT

Saudi Grant Management Committee is providing a grant worth 100 million pounds to the Bank of Alexandria to support local artisans and SMEs

Egypt condemns attempt of attack by Houthis against Saudi oil refinery

Sat, 14 Nov 2020 - 10:00 GMT

The attack caused a fire in the hoses of an offloading floating platform of an oil distribution refinery in Jazan Region following successful interception and destruction of the two boats in the southern Red Sea by the Joint Forces of the Coalition to Restore Legitimacy in Yemen.

US Assistant Secretary of State to visit UAE, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Israel on Nov 14-23

Fri, 13 Nov 2020 - 09:12 GMT

The assistant secretary of state will discuss the changing regional security landscape and increased opportunities for cooperation in the wake of the United Arab Emirate’s decision to normalize diplomatic relations with Israel.

Egypt condemns shooting occurred outside Saudi Embassy in The Hague

Thu, 12 Nov 2020 - 05:11 GMT

Egypt affirms its solidarity with Saudi Arabia in the measures it takes to preserve its security and the safety of Saudi citizens everywhere.

Egypt strongly denounces Houthi attacks on Saudi territories, voices support to Kingdom

Thu, 29 Oct 2020 - 03:01 GMT

“Egypt condemns the repetition of these despicable attacks by the Houthi militia, which were effectively addressed by the joint forces of the Coalition supporting legitimacy in Yemen, through intercepting and destroying these drones,” the statement added.

Alarming increase in number of illegal Ethiopian migrants, government fails to help them

Wed, 28 Oct 2020 - 09:52 GMT

On Sunday, the International Organization for Migration said eight people have died and 12 others have been lost while trying to migrate from the Horn of Africa. Most of the migrants were Ethiopians and Somalians.

Hegazi is set to debut against Al Ahli in Jeddah derby

Tue, 27 Oct 2020 - 05:50 GMT

Hegazi underwent COVID-19 test in England and he is expected to arrive in Saudi Arabia in the next few hours.

Saudi tweeps call for boycotting Turkish products because of Erdogan's policies in Arab countries

Fri, 16 Oct 2020 - 07:15 GMT

An Arabic hashtag dubbed "boycott Turkish products" has been trending in Saudi Arabia amid increasing hostility towards Anqara in Saudi Arabia and several Arab countries.

Egyptian Amb., Saudi deputy FM discuss bilateral relations

Wed, 14 Oct 2020 - 01:55 GMT

The two also tackled the most important issues of common interest to both states.

Saudi Arabia urges international action against Iranian regime’s 'sponsorship of terrorism'

Wed, 23 Sep 2020 - 06:41 GMT

King Salman bin Abdul Aziz of Saudi Arabia called for a comprehensive solution and a firm international position against Iranian regime’s hostile activities, including “sponsorship of terrorism”.

Egypt condemns Iranian-backed Houthis’ attack on Saudi region of Jazan

Sun, 20 Sep 2020 - 02:24 GMT

Five civilians were injured after a military mortar launched by the Iranian-backed terrorist Houthi militia from Yemeni territories towards a village in Al-Harath Governorate in the Jizan region.

Egypt expresses 'full support' for Yemeni-led coalition's moves against Houthi

Tue, 15 Sep 2020 - 09:07 GMT

Egypt condemns the targeting of civilian installations in the city of Maribby Ansar Allah militia with ballistic missiles, wounding many civilians.

EgyptAir operates 4 exceptional flights to KSA to return stranded nationals

Mon, 14 Sep 2020 - 03:28 GMT

EgyptAir, the flagship carrier, is operating four exceptional flights to Saudi Arabia to return Egyptian nationals that were stranded amid suspended flights due to the spread of coronavirus pandemic.

Arab Coalition targets Houthi centers in Yemen used to build drones, missiles

Sat, 12 Sep 2020 - 09:40 GMT

Arab Coalition forces carried out airstrikes at dawn Saturday, targeting Houthi militia centers near the Yemeni capital used to manufacture ballistic missiles and drones.

Egypt condemns Houthi drone attack targeting Saudi Abha International Airport

Mon, 31 Aug 2020 - 10:19 GMT

Following the attack, the Saudi-led coalition fighting Houthis affirmed that it would continue to carry out strict measures to deter the Houthi militia.