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Watch: First group of Western pilgrims arrive in Mecca for Hajj 2022

Gulf News 26 Jun 2022
Upon arrival in Mecca, home to the Grand Mosque, the pilgrims were received by senior Saudi officials including Assistant Undersecretary of Ministry of Hajj and Umrah Abdulrhaman Shams ... Around 2.5 million Muslims from around the world used to attend Hajj in Saudi Arabia every year before the pandemic.

Pakistan’s army chief conferred Saudi Arabia’s order of merit

Gulf News 26 Jun 2022
Pakistan’s Chief of the Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa is awarded the King Abdul Aziz Medal of Excellent Class, an order of merit named after Saudi Arabia’s founder ... Senior officials of Pakistan and Saudi Armies and the Ministries of Defence were also present on the occasion ... Saudi Arabia, Pakistan to enhance defence ties.

U-23 Asian Cup triumph showcases progress of football in Saudi Arabia

Gulf News 26 Jun 2022
The dominant performances at the tournament came on the back of a remarkable World Cup qualification campaign for the senior team, as well as the ongoing success of the Saudi clubs on the continental level, in addition to the great progress achieved by the women’s national team.

Saudi Arabia confers Order of King Abdulaziz on Pakistan’s military chief

Arab News 26 Jun 2022
Saudi Arabia has conferred on Pakistan’s chief of army staff the Order of King Abdulaziz, an order of merit named after the Kingdom's founder, state media said on Sunday. Saudi Crown Prince ...

Can Saudi Arabia work with Iraq’s PM? - analysis

The Jerusalem Post 26 Jun 2022
According to a report at The National in the UAE, the Iraqi leader went to Saudi Arabia “leading a senior delegation, Kadhimi arrived in the Saudi city of Jeddah late on Saturday where he was greeted by Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman ... The meetings were thus held in the context of the fact that Iraq has tried to broker Iran-Saudi talks.

IDF chief, Middle East generals talk Iran in secret meetings - report

The Jerusalem Post 26 Jun 2022
Aviv Kohavi met with senior Arab military leaders, including Saudi Arabia’s Chief of Staff Gen ... Frank McKenzie, and brought together the top military commanders from Israel, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Egypt and Jordan.  ... Earlier in the week, senior IDF officials held a ...

Saudi Arabia focused on ‘real empowerment of women,’ says UN envoy

Arab News 25 Jun 2022
The rate of Saudi female economic participation increased by 94 percent between 2017 and 2020, and the rate of women in senior and middle ... Al-Ateeq said Saudi women have held senior international positions and participated in international and regional organizations such as the UN.

JLL names international residential head for Saudi Arabia

Gulf Daily News 25 Jun 2022
Having been raised in Saudi Arabia, he has a good understanding of the country and region’s rich culture” ... "JLL Mena is delighted to continue to strengthen its residential team in the Middle East with another senior and strategic hire – David Duke – in order to grow our business in Saudi Arabia.".

Kidnap alert heightens Iran-Israel shadow war fears

BBC News 25 Jun 2022
"Iran hates the Abraham Accords," a senior Arab diplomat, who did not wish to be identified, said ... Despite President Biden's upcoming visit to Israel and Saudi Arabia, a senior Biden administration official said the US did not see the Iran-Israel shadow war intensifying - at least not in a concerning way.

Corbyn on the Establishment’s Campaign Against Him

Consortium News 24 Jun 2022
military and intelligence services, Israel, Keir Starmer, Julian Assange and Saudi Arabia ... ‘I should have been more aware of his past’ ARMS TO SAUDI ARABIA ... Saudi Arabia ... has since 1964 had 10 senior soldiers embedded in the Saudi armed forces, while three U.K. personnel sit permanently inside the Saudi Air Operations Centre.

“Interesting Things” Promised for Biden Trip

Hamodia 23 Jun 2022
YERUSHALAYIM – A senior American diplomat hinted that President Joe Biden’s upcoming trip to Israel and Saudi Arabia will feature significant progress in regional politics ... A senior Saudi Arabian journalist told Channel 12 on Wednesday that Israel and Saudi Arabia do not need American mediation.

Biden likely to push for Israel-Saudi normalization during Mideast trip: Report

Press TV 23 Jun 2022
On that, a senior Israeli official said he does not expect a breakthrough regarding normalization with Saudi Arabia during Biden’s trip, but stressed that an agreement to allow Israeli airlines to use Saudi airspace for flights to India and China is very close.

Saudi crown prince returns to world stage, upgrade in Israel relations expected

Cleveland Jewish News 23 Jun 2022
Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman (MBS) toured the Middle East this week—stopping in Egypt, Jordan and Turkey—marking his return to the international stage after becoming a pariah following the murder of journalist and Saudi government critic Jamal Khashoggi ... President Joe Biden, which will include the Saudi kingdom.

Declassified UK Exclusive: Jeremy Corbyn on the Establishment Campaign To Stop Him Becoming PM

Scheerpost 23 Jun 2022
‘I should have been more aware of his past’ARMS TO SAUDI ARABIA ... Saudi Arabia ... The UK has since 1964 had 10 senior soldiers embedded in the Saudi armed forces, while three UK personnel sit permanently inside the Saudi Air Operations Centre ... “Saudi Arabia and Britain have a very close economic, political and military relationship,” Corbyn tells me.
photo: Creative Commons / Alisdare Hickson
File - Jeremy Corbyn addresses Saturday's March Against Racism after activists arrived at Parliament Square in London, United Kingdom, 19 March 2022

“Political Assassination”: Jeremy Corbyn on the Establishment’s Campaign to Stop Him Becoming British Prime Minister

GlobalResearch 23 Jun 2022
The Sunday Times carried a story quoting a “senior serving general” who warned that the armed forces would take “direct action” to stop a Corbyn government ... Saudi Arabia ... The UK has since 1964 had 10 senior soldiers embedded in the Saudi armed forces, while three UK personnel sit permanently inside the Saudi Air Operations Centre.

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