Stories tagged: King Salman
Tue., April 23, 2019, 11:20 a.m.
Saudi Arabia on Tuesday beheaded 37 Saudi citizens, most of them minority Shiites, in a mass execution across the country for alleged terrorism-related crimes. It publicly pinned one of the …
UPDATED: Sat., June 30, 2018, 7:03 p.m.
President Donald Trump said Saturday that he had received assurances from King Salman of Saudi Arabia that the kingdom will increase oil production, “maybe up to 2,000,000 barrels” in response …
Thu., Oct. 5, 2017, 9:43 a.m.
Russian President Vladimir Putin hosted Saudi Arabia’s King Salman for talks in Moscow on Thursday in the first official visit of a Saudi monarch to Russia that was expected to …
Thu., July 20, 2017, 12:32 p.m.
Saudi Arabia’s King Salman ordered the arrest of a prince and his associates on Wednesday after videos emerged which appear to show the prince engaging in abusive behavior against citizens. …
Wed., June 28, 2017
Trump refuses to recognize he’s dealing with issues of far greater magnitude than the display of his bargaining skills.
Tue., June 20, 2017, 9:38 p.m.
Saudi Arabia’s King Salman on Wednesday appointed his 31-year-old son Mohammed bin Salman as crown prince, placing him firmly as first-in-line to the throne and removing the country’s counterterrorism czar …
Thu., May 25, 2017
Americans by now have become accustomed to perpetual chaos. Now lucky friends and allies are seeing the Trump tornado firsthand.
UPDATED: Sun., April 30, 2017, 9:50 p.m.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel arrived on Sunday in Saudi Arabia, where she is expected to press royals on a number of sensitive issues, including taking in refugees, while also boosting …
Wed., March 8, 2017, 10:15 a.m.
Local authorities in Bali have decided to not cover up statues of Hindu deities and semi-naked women during Saudi King Salman’s visit.