It is one of the risks of longstanding friendships that one side can take the other for granted. Saudi Arabia has been a loyal and constant ally of the United States.
The sword it is which wins battles but it is wisdom and justice which win the peace. The way the Saudi-led Arab forces confronted the Houthi rebels in Yemen has transformed the conflict.
A deal with Iran over its nuclear program is supposed to be inked by the end of next month.
If there is one word that can be used to describe the changes that have been made by Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman, it is “renewal.”
The operation launched by the Saudi-led coalition in Yemen had, from the outset, one objective — to end insurgency and restore the legitimate government headed by Abed Rabbo Mansour Hadi.
If there were ever any doubts about the decisive action that Saudi Arabia has taken in leading the intervention in Yemen, the support from the United Nations Security Council demonstrates that the int
The arrival of two Iranian warships off the coast of Yemen is a clear signal. Their commander said they had come to protect vessels from piracy.
The Kingdom has been renowned for its patience, for its behind-the-scenes diplomacy. Time and again Saudi diplomats have gone the extra mile in a search for peaceful resolutions.
The indications from Washington and Tehran are that a deal on Iran’s nuclear program is close. It will supposedly halt Iran’s drive to acquire nuclear weaponry.
The role of women in Saudi society has always been significant. But historically their contribution has been confined mostly to the home.
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