U.S. Imposes Wide Array Of Sanctions On Russia For ‘Malign’ Actions

The Unites States on Thursday imposed a boar array of sanctions on Russia to punish it for election interference, cyber – hacking, bullying Ukraine and other ‘malign’ acts. The measures blacklisted Russian companies, expelled Russian diplomats and placed limits on the Russian sovereign debt market in steps sure to anger Moscow. Among the actions, President … More U.S. Imposes Wide Array Of Sanctions On Russia For ‘Malign’ Actions

Greece Extends Restrictions On International Flights To April 19

Greece said on Sunday it was extending restrictions on domestic flights until April 12 and on international flights until April 19 as the  number of new COVID-19 infections continues to rise. Under the restrictions, passengers flying  to Greece must receive a negative PCR test 72 hours before arrival and undergo random testing for COVID-19. All … More Greece Extends Restrictions On International Flights To April 19

Saudi Crown Prince Launches New ‘Partner’ Program Between Private, Public Sector

Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman will be announcing the launch of a new program meat to strengthen the partnership with the private sector in the Kingdom. The Crown Prince announced the ‘Saudi Arabia’s Partner Program’ with the private sector during a virtual meeting with a number of ministers, as well as senior businessmen … More Saudi Crown Prince Launches New ‘Partner’ Program Between Private, Public Sector

Saudi Crown Prince Discusses Green Initiative With Arab Leaders

Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman called the leaders of Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Iraq and Sudan to discuss a massive regional tree – planting project, state news agency (SPA) reported early on Monday. ‘The Middle East Green Initiative aims, in partnership with the countries of the region, to plant 50 billion trees as the largest reforestation program … More Saudi Crown Prince Discusses Green Initiative With Arab Leaders

Saudi Arabia’s King Salman Speaks With Iraqi Prime Minister Mustafa al – Kadhimi

Saudi Arabia’s King Salman has spoken Iraq’s Prime Minister Mustafa al – Kadhimi via video call, according to the Saudi Press Agency. Both King Salman and al-Kadhimi noted the historical fraternal relations between their two countries and praised the level reached by these relations and contacts between them. ‘They also emphasized the role of the … More Saudi Arabia’s King Salman Speaks With Iraqi Prime Minister Mustafa al – Kadhimi

Tug Boats Work To Free Giant Container Ship Stuck In Suez Canal

Eighth tug boats were attempting on Wednesday to free a 400m (440 – yard) long container ship that ran aground in the Suez Canal, blocking vessels passing through one of the world’s most important waterways, the authority that runs the canal said. The 224,000 – tonne Ever Given was stranded on Tuesday morning after losing … More Tug Boats Work To Free Giant Container Ship Stuck In Suez Canal

Saudi Peace Initiative For Yemen In Line With Previous Plans: Vice Defense Minister

Saudi Arabia’s recent announcement of peace initiative to end the ongoing conflict in Yemen is in line with the previous proposals and demonstrates Riyadh’s interest in the stability and security of Yemen, according to the Kingdom’s Deputy Defense Minister. ‘The Kingdom seeks to establish peace in Yemen. The recent announcement is in line with previous … More Saudi Peace Initiative For Yemen In Line With Previous Plans: Vice Defense Minister

Yemen’s Houthis Say Drone Attack Hits Saudi Aramco In Riyadh

Yemen’s Houthi group said on Friday it hit a facility belonging to the state-controlled oil giant Saudi Aramco in Riyadh, in a attack comprising six drones. Yahya Sarea, a spokesman for the Iran – aligned group’s military did not give further details about the targets he said were hit. Sarea said operations against Saudi Arabia … More Yemen’s Houthis Say Drone Attack Hits Saudi Aramco In Riyadh