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# riyadh - Monday 23 December, 2019

Saudi Arabia: Court says killing of Jamal Khashoggi was 'not premeditated', sentences five to death

Khashoggi was killed in October 2018 by Saudi agents while at Saudi Arabia’s consulate in Istanbul.

# riyadh - Sunday 22 December, 2019

From The42 Lazio down Juventus in Saudi Arabia Winning

Lazio down Juventus in Saudi Arabia

Simone Inzaghi’s side earned Super Cup glory in Riyadh.

# riyadh - Friday 27 September, 2019

Irish citizens among those who can now get a tourist visa to Saudi Arabia for the first time

Visas for the desert kingdom had until now been restricted to foreign workers or pilgrims to the country’s holy sites.

# riyadh - Thursday 22 November, 2018

As leaked CIA reports on Khashoggi point to Crown Prince, Saudi warns he's 'a red line'

Despite leaked CIA analysis pointing towards Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince, Donald Trump has repeatedly stood by the US ally.

# riyadh - Wednesday 24 October, 2018

'It could be him': Trump points finger at Saudi crown prince over Khashoggi murder

Mohammed bin Salman is to address an international summit this afternoon, in his first major speech since Khashoggi’s killing.

# riyadh - Saturday 13 October, 2018

Trump threatens Saudis with 'punishment' over journalist disappearance Jamal Khashoggi This post contains videos

Trump threatens Saudis with 'punishment' over journalist disappearance

Jamal Khashoggi vanished on 2 October after entering the consulate to obtain documents for his upcoming marriage.

# riyadh - Thursday 16 August, 2018

From The42 BeIN Sports claim 'irrefutable evidence' of Saudi Arabia-based piracy Broadcast Rights

BeIN Sports claim 'irrefutable evidence' of Saudi Arabia-based piracy

“The illegal channel beoutQ is backed by Saudi nationals and openly promoted by leading Saudi figures.”

# riyadh - Tuesday 7 August, 2018

Saudi Arabian airline suspends flights to Toronto as row intensifies

Saudi Arabia has expelled the Canadian ambassador and frozen “all new business”.

# riyadh - Wednesday 11 April, 2018

Missiles and drones from Yemen have been 'intercepted' over Saudi Arabia

The attacks were claimed by the rebels via their news outlet Al-Masirah.

# riyadh - Tuesday 18 October, 2016

Saudi Arabia has executed one of its princes for murder

Such action against a member of the royal family is extremely rare in the middle eastern state.

# riyadh - Sunday 3 January, 2016

Iran leader warns Saudi Arabia of 'divine revenge' over execution of cleric

Saudi Arabia has severed diplomatic ties with Iran.

# riyadh - Saturday 2 January, 2016

Saudi Arabia has executed 47 men, including a prominent cleric, for terror offences

All bar two of those executed were Saudi citizens. The executions have sparked international condemnation in the region.

# riyadh - Wednesday 30 July, 2014

Opinion: Here I go again, back to Riyadh. My life has changed so much in just ten years...

Back in 2004, my wife and I were anticipating the arrival of our second son and I had just set up my own business. Then the financial meltdown hit.

# riyadh - Sunday 5 January, 2014

Human body parts 'fall from the sky' in Saudi Arabia

Initial indications were that the remains “fell from a plane’s landing gear” over the city of Jeddah.

Taoiseach and Jobs Minister kick off Gulf trade mission in Saudi Arabia

Enda Kenny and Richard Bruton will remain in the Gulf region until Thursday.

# riyadh - Saturday 22 October, 2011

Saudi crown prince dies abroad after illness

The heir to the Saudi throne, Crown Prince Sultan bin Abdel Aziz Saud, has died – opening up questions about who will replace King Abdullagh.

# riyadh - Wednesday 12 October, 2011

From The42 Saudi league player jailed for Jesus tattoo Of Course

Saudi league player jailed for Jesus tattoo

Juan Pablo Pino, a player in the Saudi national league, was jailed for displaying his religious tattoos in public while attending a Riyadh shopping centre.

# riyadh - Tuesday 7 June, 2011

Yemeni president's face was 'quite charred' after attack on presidential palace

Details about the injuries sustained by Ali Abdullah Saleh in last week’s attack have begun to emerge as the government rejected attempts by the opposition to discuss a peaceful transition.

# riyadh - Sunday 5 June, 2011

Confusion reigns as Yemen's president Saleh arrives in Saudi Arabia for medical treatment

Questions are now being asked as to whether Saleh will return to Yemen as anti-government protesters celebrated his departure on the streets of Sanaa.