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Princess Reema bint Bandar bin Sultan appointed as Saudi Ambassador to the US

Saudi Arabia’s Princess Reema bint Bandar bin Sultan has been appointed as the 11th Saudi Arabian Ambassador to the United States through a royal decree by Crown Prince Mohammed (in his role as Deputy King) on Saturday. King Salman issued a decree earlier in the day ordering the Crown Prince to “to steer the state’s affairs” while His Majesty is in Egypt for theArab…
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Saudi Arabia's Prince Khaled reveals winners of the 2019 King Faisal Prize

Saudi Arabian Prince Khaled Al-Faisal has revealed the winners of the 2019 King Faisal Prize. The prize recognises significant individual and institutional contributions to fields including Service to Islam, Islamic studies, medicine and science, and Arabic language and literature. The prizes were awardedfrom committees who had international scientists and experts in their fields. The Prize…
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US Senate passes resolution condemning Saudi Crown Prince for journalist’s murder

The United States Senate has passed a resolution condemning Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman over the death of Saudi journalist, Jamal Khashoggi, in early October. The resolution was introduced by outgoing Republican Senator Bob Corker of Tennessee The Senate’s decision is a rebuke of President Donald Trump who has continued his support of the Crown Prince and Saudi…
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King Salman calls for a political solution in Yemen

King Salman of Saudi Arabia gave his annual policy speech this week at the beginning of the third year of the Shoura Council’s seventh session. He used to speech to both outline the Kingdom’s foreign policy and to also comment on how progress was being made domestically towards the goals for Vision 2030. He stated that the Kingdom would continue in its efforts to resolve regional crises.
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