Riyadh

Thursday, December 14, 2017

Thursday, December 14, 2017

American 'Isis fighter' captured by Syrian forces poses legal issue due to dual citizenship

American 'Isis fighter' captured by Syrian forces poses legal issue due to dual citizenship

Captured American 'Isis fighter' poses legal issue due to dual citizenship

The man, known only as 'John Doe', was captured by Syrian forces while he reportedly fought for Islamic State

Thursday, August 17, 2017

Thursday, August 17, 2017

Qatar Crisis: Saudi Arabia re-opens border to allow Mecca pilgrimage

Qatar Crisis: Saudi Arabia re-opens border to allow Mecca pilgrimage

Saudi Arabia re-opens Qatar border to allow Mecca pilgrimage

The country has been in a diplomatic dispute after it claims Qatar has been working to destabilise the Persian Gulf

Tuesday, July 18, 2017

Tuesday, July 18, 2017

Girl provokes outrage in Saudi Arabia by wearing a miniskirt in online video

Saudi girl who wore miniskirt in online video arrested - report

Saudi girl who wore miniskirt in online video arrested - report

The video shows the girl wandering around ruins north of Riyadh, not wearing the mandatory abaya required by country law

Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Wednesday, May 31, 2017

A shooting incident has been reported at Kingdom Schools (stock photo)

US embassy in Saudi Arabia confirms shooting at Kingdom international school

US embassy in Saudi Arabia confirms shooting at Kingdom school

Shooter reportedly still active

Friday, May 5, 2017

Friday, May 5, 2017

Saudi women to be able to get state services without male consent

Saudi Arabia relaxes laws on women and allows them to apply for state services without male consent

Saudi women to be able to get state services without male consent

Women in Saudi Arabia will be able to apply for government services without the permission of their male guardians under a new decree