‘Close al-Jazeera’: Saudi Arabia gives Qatar 13 demands to end blockade The Guardian Saudi Arabia and its Gulf allies have tabled 13 demands on Qatar, including the closure of the Qatar-funded broadcaster al-Jazeera, as the price for lifting a two-week trade and diplomatic embargo of the country.
In Saudi Arabia, Trump Reaches Out to Sunni Nations, at Iran’s Expense New York Times RIYADH, Saudi Arabia – As voters in Iran danced in the streets, celebrating the landslide re-election of a moderate as president, President Trump stood in front of a gathering of leaders from across the Muslim world and called on them… Read More
Trump begins first foreign trip with royal welcome in Saudi Arabia Washington Post RIYADH, Saudi Arabia – President Trump was received like visiting royalty here Saturday, as his debut on the world stage competed for attention at home with ongoing news of the scandal encircling his presidency.
Saudi Arabia discussed oil output cut with traders ahead of Opec Financial Times – 30 minutes ago Saudi Arabia convened private talks with the world’s largest oil traders in Vienna before Opec’s crunch meeting on whether to cut oil output, seeking views about the likely market reaction should they fail to clinch a deal, it has emerged.
Exclusive: How Putin, Khamenei and Saudi prince got OPEC deal done Reuters – 2 hours ago Interventions ahead of Wednesday’s OPEC meeting came at key moments from Putin, Saudi Deputy Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman and Iran’s Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei and President Hassan Rouhani, OPEC and non-OPEC sources …