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#Saudi Arabia

# saudi-arabia - Thursday 12 May, 2022

'We've all made mistakes,' says Greg Norman about murder of Saudi journalist
# Human Rights
From The42
# Human Rights

'We've all made mistakes,' says Greg Norman about murder of Saudi journalist

May 12th 2022, 8:04 PM 47,504 Views 29 Comments

The Australian former world number one is heading the new LIV Golf Invitational Series which is heavily backed by Saudi financing.

# saudi-arabia - Saturday 30 April, 2022

Newcastle are on the rise but don’t expect anyone else to be happy about it
# Rare Old Tynes
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# Rare Old Tynes

Newcastle are on the rise but don’t expect anyone else to be happy about it

Apr 30th 2022, 7:30 AM 5,058 Views 3 Comments

Ahead of today’s meeting with Liverpool, John Brewin looks at the job Eddie Howe and the Saudi owners have done at St James’ Park.

# saudi-arabia - Thursday 31 March, 2022

Lewis Hamilton: I have struggled mentally and emotionally for a long time
# Difficulties
From The42
# Difficulties

Lewis Hamilton: I have struggled mentally and emotionally for a long time

Mar 31st 2022, 3:01 PM 18,616 Views 24 Comments

The seven-time world champion revealed his struggle in an Instagram story on Thursday.

# saudi-arabia - Friday 25 March, 2022

Fire rages at oil depot in Saudi city hosting Formula One race
# Saudi Arabia
# Saudi Arabia

Fire rages at oil depot in Saudi city hosting Formula One race

Mar 25th 2022, 4:52 PM 25,223 Views 24 Comments

Yemen’s Houthi rebels have acknowledged attacking the kingdom in recent days.

# saudi-arabia - Wednesday 16 March, 2022

Boris Johnson meets with Saudi Arabia's Mohammed bin Salman
# Saudi Arabia
# Saudi Arabia

Boris Johnson meets with Saudi Arabia's Mohammed bin Salman

Updated Mar 16th 2022, 5:48 PM 35,285 Views 35 Comments

Johnson is one of the few Western leaders to visit Riyadh since the 2018 murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi in the Saudi consulate in Istanbul.

England to stage first event of controversial Saudi-backed golf Super League
# Launch
From The42
# Launch

England to stage first event of controversial Saudi-backed golf Super League

Mar 16th 2022, 5:47 PM 8,121 Views 13 Comments

Greg Norman is the Saudi-backed league’s commissioner.

# saudi-arabia - Monday 14 March, 2022

UN human rights chief condemns Saudi 'mass execution'
# Saudi Arabia
# Saudi Arabia

UN human rights chief condemns Saudi 'mass execution'

Mar 14th 2022, 7:46 PM 16,952 Views 10 Comments

Saudi Arabia said Saturday it had executed a record 81 people in one day for terrorism-related offences.

# saudi-arabia - Saturday 12 March, 2022

Saudi Arabia says it executed 81 convicts in a single day
# Saudi Arabia
# Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia says it executed 81 convicts in a single day

Mar 12th 2022, 2:16 PM 48,482 Views 47 Comments

Officials said those executed included convicted members of al Qaida and the Islamic State group.

# saudi-arabia - Wednesday 23 February, 2022

Phil Mickelson regrets ‘reckless’ Saudi comments and hints at break from golf
# Statement
From The42
# Statement

Phil Mickelson regrets ‘reckless’ Saudi comments and hints at break from golf

Updated Feb 23rd 2022, 8:42 AM 42,679 Views 36 Comments

Mickelson had said he was prepared to overlook Saudi Arabia’s human rights record to put pressure on the PGA Tour.

# saudi-arabia - Friday 18 February, 2022

'Why would I even consider it? Because this is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity' - Mickelson
# Explanation
From The42
# Explanation

'Why would I even consider it? Because this is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity' - Mickelson

Feb 18th 2022, 8:50 AM 7,543 Views 2 Comments

The US star says he’s willing to get involved with the Saudi-backed golf Super League.

# saudi-arabia - Friday 4 February, 2022

Varner, Arnaus share halfway lead at Saudi International after Lowry hits round of 70
# Golf
From The42
# Golf

Varner, Arnaus share halfway lead at Saudi International after Lowry hits round of 70

Feb 4th 2022, 6:25 PM 3,603 Views 0 Comments

Shane Lowry is 21st on two-under par.

# saudi-arabia - Friday 21 January, 2022

Eddie Howe defends Saudi Arabia trip
# Future Plans
From The42
# Future Plans

Eddie Howe defends Saudi Arabia trip

Jan 21st 2022, 1:42 PM 8,299 Views 1 Comment

Amnesty International UK, however, warned that it could become ‘a glorified PR exercise for Mohammed bin Salman’s government’.

# saudi-arabia - Wednesday 8 December, 2021

Man arrested in France over killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi is released
# Jamal Khashoggi
# Jamal Khashoggi

Man arrested in France over killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi is released

Dec 8th 2021, 9:35 PM 9,405 Views 4 Comments

French authorites determined he had been a victim of mistaken identity.

# saudi-arabia - Tuesday 7 December, 2021

Suspect in killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi arrested in France
# Jamal Khashoggi
# Jamal Khashoggi

Suspect in killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi arrested in France

Dec 7th 2021, 7:00 PM 13,343 Views 11 Comments

French radio RTL said the Saudi suspect was arrested at Charles de Galle airport near Paris as he was trying to board a flight to Riyadh.

# saudi-arabia - Sunday 5 December, 2021

Hamilton edges out Verstappen in crazy Saudi Arabian Grand Prix as title race heads to the wire
# F1
From The42
# F1

Hamilton edges out Verstappen in crazy Saudi Arabian Grand Prix as title race heads to the wire

Dec 5th 2021, 7:58 PM 49,055 Views 63 Comments

The title will be decided at the final race in Abu Dhabi next weekend.

# saudi-arabia - Saturday 23 October, 2021

Top oil exporter Saudi Arabia targets zero carbon emissions by 2060
# Saudi Arabia
# Saudi Arabia

Top oil exporter Saudi Arabia targets zero carbon emissions by 2060

Oct 23rd 2021, 3:44 PM 21,477 Views 47 Comments

The announcement comes a week before the Cop26 global climate summit.

# saudi-arabia - Friday 15 October, 2021

Amnesty urges Newcastle to study Saudi Arabia’s poor human rights record
# Due Diligence
From The42
# Due Diligence

Amnesty urges Newcastle to study Saudi Arabia’s poor human rights record

Oct 15th 2021, 8:22 AM 2,864 Views 7 Comments

The world’s leading human rights organisation wants the club to look into the issue following the club’s controversial acquisition.

# saudi-arabia - Wednesday 6 October, 2021

Newcastle takeover edges closer after TV piracy row is resolved
# 180
From The42
# 180

Newcastle takeover edges closer after TV piracy row is resolved

Updated Oct 6th 2021, 9:45 PM 7,452 Views 4 Comments

Saudi Arabia had indicated it would lift its ban on broadcaster beIN SPORTS.

# saudi-arabia - Tuesday 6 July, 2021

Oil prices look set to rise sharply. Why and what does it mean for Irish motorists?
# Crude And Unusual
# Crude And Unusual

Oil prices look set to rise sharply. Why and what does it mean for Irish motorists?

Jul 6th 2021, 7:30 PM 59,975 Views 112 Comments

The collapse of OPEC talks this week could turbo-charge price increases.

# saudi-arabia - Tuesday 2 March, 2021

Press watchdog files lawsuit against Saudi prince over Khashoggi killing
# Saudi Arabia
# Saudi Arabia

Press watchdog files lawsuit against Saudi prince over Khashoggi killing

Mar 2nd 2021, 11:12 AM 16,017 Views 17 Comments

It comes after the United States released last week a declassified intelligence report which determined that Prince Mohammed approved the 2018 killing.

# saudi-arabia - Friday 26 February, 2021

Saudi Arabia 'completely rejects' US report claiming crown prince 'approved' murder of Washington Post journalist
# Jamal Khashoggi
# Jamal Khashoggi

Saudi Arabia 'completely rejects' US report claiming crown prince 'approved' murder of Washington Post journalist

Updated Feb 26th 2021, 9:46 PM 21,656 Views 40 Comments

The report was released by Joe Biden’s administration this evening.

US to publish report today claiming Saudi crown prince was responsible for Jamal Khashoggi murder
# Mohammed Bin Salman
# Mohammed Bin Salman

US to publish report today claiming Saudi crown prince was responsible for Jamal Khashoggi murder

Feb 26th 2021, 7:56 AM 11,415 Views 14 Comments

President Donald Trump had avoided making the report public, which was completed a month after the murder in October 2018.

# saudi-arabia - Wednesday 10 February, 2021

Prominent Saudi women’s rights activist released from prison
# Saudi Arabia
# Saudi Arabia

Prominent Saudi women’s rights activist released from prison

Feb 10th 2021, 10:31 PM 28,806 Views 18 Comments

Loujain al-Hathloul was sentenced to almost six years in prison last December.

# saudi-arabia - Sunday 7 February, 2021

Dustin Johnson continues superb record at Saudi International with second win
# Winning Ways
From The42
# Winning Ways

Dustin Johnson continues superb record at Saudi International with second win

Feb 7th 2021, 2:42 PM 1,682 Views 0 Comments

The American has now finished first, second and first at the event in successive years.

# saudi-arabia - Tuesday 2 February, 2021

'I was flat-out wrong' - Paul Casey defends Saudi Arabia U-turn
# Change Of Mind
From The42
# Change Of Mind

'I was flat-out wrong' - Paul Casey defends Saudi Arabia U-turn

Feb 2nd 2021, 4:18 PM 12,977 Views 5 Comments

The golf star pulled out of the tournament in 2019, saying he would be a ‘hypocrite’ to accept money.

# saudi-arabia - Friday 3 July, 2020

Murder trial of journalist Jamal Khashoggi begins in Turkey with Saudi suspects absent
# Turkey
# Turkey

Murder trial of journalist Jamal Khashoggi begins in Turkey with Saudi suspects absent

Jul 3rd 2020, 3:56 PM 8,305 Views 8 Comments

Turkish prosecutors claim Saudi deputy intelligence chief and the royal court’s media czar led the operation.

# saudi-arabia - Thursday 30 April, 2020

Premier League gave February recommendation to keep Saudi Arabia on piracy watchlist
# Bein V Beout
From The42
# Bein V Beout

Premier League gave February recommendation to keep Saudi Arabia on piracy watchlist

Apr 30th 2020, 6:06 PM 6,313 Views 7 Comments

The nation seems poised to buy in to England’s top flight through Newcastle United.

# saudi-arabia - Monday 27 April, 2020

Saudi-led takeover of Newcastle could be completed within a fortnight
# Edging Closer
From The42
# Edging Closer

Saudi-led takeover of Newcastle could be completed within a fortnight

Apr 27th 2020, 3:07 PM 16,217 Views 33 Comments

A €343 million deal requires sign-off from the Premier League.

# saudi-arabia - Sunday 26 April, 2020

Saudi Arabia makes move to abolish death penalty for minors
# Middle East
# Middle East

Saudi Arabia makes move to abolish death penalty for minors

Apr 26th 2020, 6:37 PM 30,606 Views 80 Comments

The decision follows another ordering judges to end the practice of flogging.

# saudi-arabia - Thursday 27 February, 2020

Trump considers Italy and South Korea travel bans as Saudi Arabia bars entry to holy sites
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Trump considers Italy and South Korea travel bans as Saudi Arabia bars entry to holy sites

Feb 27th 2020, 8:05 AM 15,308 Views 13 Comments

The decision comes after the Middle East recorded at least 220 cases of Covid-19.

# saudi-arabia - Monday 23 December, 2019

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

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

Dec 23rd 2019, 10:06 AM 21,354 Views 44 Comments

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

# saudi-arabia - Tuesday 10 December, 2019

'There's a morality to it' - Rory McIlroy turns down multi-million-dollar Saudi tournament
# Rain Check
From The42
# Rain Check

'There's a morality to it' - Rory McIlroy turns down multi-million-dollar Saudi tournament

Dec 10th 2019, 3:00 PM 42,139 Views 40 Comments

The Holywood native says he has no interest in playing there next month.

# saudi-arabia - Friday 6 December, 2019

Joshua sheds weight as Ruiz piles on ahead of controversial rematch in Saudi Arabia
# Sportswashing
From The42
# Sportswashing

Joshua sheds weight as Ruiz piles on ahead of controversial rematch in Saudi Arabia

Dec 6th 2019, 6:32 PM 18,144 Views 12 Comments

The heavyweight fighters meet again for the IBF, WBA and WBO titles in Riyadh on Saturday night.

# saudi-arabia - Wednesday 4 December, 2019

Anthony Joshua on why he won't celebrate if he beats Andy Ruiz
# Future Plans
From The42
# Future Plans

Anthony Joshua on why he won't celebrate if he beats Andy Ruiz

Dec 4th 2019, 10:02 PM 7,196 Views 8 Comments

The British boxing star seeks to win back the IBF, WBA and WBO titles.

# saudi-arabia - Monday 25 November, 2019

Thousands of sheep feared dead after ship capsizes off Romanian coast
# Rescue Operation
# Rescue Operation

Thousands of sheep feared dead after ship capsizes off Romanian coast

Nov 25th 2019, 3:34 PM 15,179 Views 44 Comments

Animal rights groups have criticised the sea transport of livestock.

# saudi-arabia - Thursday 14 November, 2019

Spanish TV refuse to bid for Saudi Arabia-held editions of Super Cup
# Relocated
From The42
# Relocated

Spanish TV refuse to bid for Saudi Arabia-held editions of Super Cup

Nov 14th 2019, 3:39 PM 5,966 Views 6 Comments

The competition has been expanded to include four teams and will be held in overseas for the next three seasons.

# saudi-arabia - Monday 30 September, 2019

Saudi crown prince denies ordering murder of US-based journalist Khashoggi last year
# Jamal Khashoggi
# Jamal Khashoggi

Saudi crown prince denies ordering murder of US-based journalist Khashoggi last year

Sep 30th 2019, 5:26 PM 9,678 Views 19 Comments

The journalist entered the Saudi consulate in Turkey nearly a year ago and his body has never been found.

Saudi crown prince says war with Iran would mean 'total collapse of the global economy'
# 60 Minutes
# 60 Minutes

Saudi crown prince says war with Iran would mean 'total collapse of the global economy'

Sep 30th 2019, 8:32 AM 32,106 Views 34 Comments

Prince Mohammed bin Salman also denied ordering the murder of Jamal Khashoggi in an interview with 60 Minutes.

# saudi-arabia - Friday 27 September, 2019

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

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

Sep 27th 2019, 7:24 PM 22,816 Views 50 Comments

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

# saudi-arabia - Monday 23 September, 2019

UK, France and Germany blame Iran for Saudi oil attacks
# European Leaders
# European Leaders

UK, France and Germany blame Iran for Saudi oil attacks

Sep 23rd 2019, 10:25 PM 8,949 Views 22 Comments

In a joint statement, the countries called on Tehran to choose dialogue over further “provocation”.

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