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King Salman Orders to Host 1,000 Pilgrims from Sudan

King Salman Orders to Host 1,000 Pilgrims from Sudan

Saudi King Salman bin Abdulaziz has issued an order to host 1,000 pilgrims from Sudan to perform Hajj this year as part of the program of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques for Hajj, Umrah and visit, implemented and supervised by the Ministry of Islamic Affairs, Call and Guidance. Minister of

Oman Urges Iran to Release Seized British Tanker

Oman Urges Iran to Release Seized British Tanker

Oman urged on Sunday Iran to release the British-flagged tanker Stena Impero, which it seized in the Strait of Hormuz on Friday. Oman also called on all parties to exercise restraint and resolve differences diplomatically, state broadcaster Oman TV News said on Sunday. "The Sultanate (of Oman)

Gulf Cooperation Council: Deployment of US Forces in Saudi Arabia Guarantees Peace

Gulf officials stressed the need for exerting international efforts to put an end to Iran’s meddling in the region and protect the energy market and global economy. They added that the Saudi-American alliance secures the region and preserves its stability. Saudi Arabia had announced on Friday

Bahrain to Host Gulf Navigation Security Meeting

Bahrain to Host Gulf Navigation Security Meeting

Bahrain will host a maritime security conference to ensure freedom of navigation in the region’s waters, Brian Hook, the special envoy to Iran, said on Wednesday. Bahraini Foreign Minister Sheikh Khalid bin Ahmed Al Khalifa said the upcoming meeting aims to discuss facing the Iranian challenges a

Saudi Arabia Dedicates Online Portal for Qatari Hajj Pilgrims

Saudi Arabia Dedicates Online Portal for Qatari Hajj Pilgrims

Saudi Arabia dedicated on Wednesday an online portal for Qataris wishing to perform this year’s Hajj pilgrimage. The Ministry of Hajj and Umrah said that the platform was set up at the orders of the Saudi leadership. Through the platform, applicants can submit their information and choose the

Arab Coalition Downs Houthi Drone Flown at Saudi Arabia

Arab Coalition Downs Houthi Drone Flown at Saudi Arabia

The Saudi-led Arab coalition announced on Wednesday the downing of a drone flown by the Iran-backed Houthi militias in Yemen towards Saudi Arabia’s city of Jazan. Coalition spokesman Colonel Turki al-Maliki said the aircraft was flown from Sanaa towards civilian infrastructure in Jazan. He con

King Salman Travels to NEOM

King Salman Travels to NEOM

Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz arrived in Tuesday in NEOM on a private vacation, reported the Saudi Press Agency. He was received at NEOM Bay Airport by Governor of the Tabuk region Prince Fahd bin Sultan bin Abdulaziz and numerous princes and dignitaries.

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