Iran: Saudi Arabia making a mistake by choosing Israel

Amidst escalation in Iran-Saudi tensions, Iranian President says it is a mistake for Saudi Arabia to choose US and Israel over Iran.Tal Polon, 11/8/2017, 6:22 PM

Saudi Arabia threatens retaliation for Iranian missile

Saudis say Houthi ballistic missile fired at Riyadh airport built in Iran, firing of missile an "act of war."Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/7/2017, 4:05 PM

Saudi Arabia: Lebanon declared war on us

Saudi Arabia says it will treat Lebanon as if it declared war against it because of “aggression” by Hezbollah.Elad Benari, 11/7/2017, 1:06 AM

Report: Israel aligns with Saudis against Iran in Lebanon

Foreign Ministry instructs all Israeli embassies to appeal to host governments after Lebanese PM resigns, calls for support for Saudi ArabiaGary Willig, 11/6/2017, 9:15 PM

Saudi prince dies in helicopter crash

Helicopter crash kills Saudi Prince Mansour bin Muqrin and seven others, cause of crash unclear.Chana Roberts, 11/6/2017, 8:40 AM

Nasrallah: Saudi Arabia forced Hariri to resign

Hezbollah leader claims resignation of Lebanese Prime Minister was imposed on him by Saudi Arabia.Elad Benari, 11/6/2017, 6:38 AM

Saudi Arabia arrests princes over corruption

Saudi Arabia arrests 10 princes and dozens of former government ministers amid a corruption probe.Elad Benari, 11/5/2017, 2:36 AM

Saudi minister: We need to unite against Hezbollah

Saudi Arabia threatens to 'chop off the hand' of Hezbollah, Iran, Hezbollah leader Hassan Nasrallah responds in kind.Shimon Cohen, 11/1/2017, 12:52 PM

Saudi Arabia behind US pressure on Israel to nix Jerusalem bill?

Report claims US pressure on Israel to shelve 'Greater Jerusalem Law' was result of lobbying by Saudi government.David Rosenberg, 10/31/2017, 1:03 PM

Robot tells human: You've watched too many Hollywood movies

Saudi Arabia grants citizenship to robot, which says it feels 'honored' by the 'unique distinction.'Chana Roberts, 10/30/2017, 9:03 AM

Saudi Arabia to allow women into sports stadiums

Saudi Arabia will allow women to attend sports events in stadiums starting in 2018.Elad Benari, 10/30/2017, 5:13 AM

Kushner makes secret visit to Saudi Arabia

Trump’s son-in-law and senior adviser makes unannounced visit to Saudi Arabia amid efforts for Israel-PA peace.Ben Ariel, 10/30/2017, 4:46 AM

Saudi Arabia: We support Trump on Iran

Saudi Arabia's Foreign Minister backs Trump’s stance on Iran, says new sanctions would be welcome.Ben Ariel, 10/25/2017, 5:16 AM

Saudi Arabia to return to 'moderate Islam'

Saudi crown prince pledges the kingdom will return to being moderate and open.Elad Benari, 10/25/2017, 2:15 AM

Saudi Arabia denies an official visited Israel

Saudi Arabia says reports several weeks ago that a senior prince secretly visited Israel were unfounded.Elad Benari, 10/23/2017, 3:15 AM

Saudi King praises Trump's Iran strategy

Trump and Saudi King Salman speak following Trump's announcement that he will not recertify Iran nuclear deal.Elad Benari, 10/16/2017, 2:16 AM

Attack on Saudi Arabia palace leaves two guards dead

US Embassy issues warning to American citizens in the area.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/7/2017, 10:51 PM

Ivanka celebrates end of Saudi Arabian driving ban

President Trump's daughter, advisor Ivanka Trump praises Islamic kingdom's ending of ban as 'step in the right direction'.David Rosenberg, 9/27/2017, 12:21 PM

Saudi Arabia permits women to drive

New royal decree in Saudi Arabia will allow women to drive starting next June, ending notorious longtime ban.Elad Benari, 9/27/2017, 1:13 AM

Saudi cleric says women are 'quarter brained'

Saudi Arabian cleric banned for saying women should not be allowed to drive because they have a “quarter” of the brainpower of men.Elad Benari, 9/24/2017, 6:35 AM

New evidence Saudi government helped plan 9/11 attacks

Evidence submitted to court suggesting Saudi government aided preparations for 9/11 terror attacks.David Rosenberg, 9/11/2017, 9:31 AM

Saudi Arabia vows to keep pressuring Qatar

Saudi Foreign Minister says his country will keep pressuring Qatar until it meets its demands.Ben Ariel, 9/11/2017, 5:35 AM

Did a Saudi prince secretly visit Israel?

Member of Saudi royal family reportedly makes secret trip to Israel for high-level talks - despite his country's ban on Israelis.David Rosenberg, 9/10/2017, 7:29 PM

Trump calls for diplomatic resolution to Qatar crisis

Trump speaks with Saudi King, urges diplomatic resolution to the crisis between Qatar and other Arab states.Elad Benari, 8/31/2017, 6:05 AM

Saudi crown prince discusses peace with Kushner

Saudi Arabia's crown prince meets U.S. delegation, discusses Israel-PA peace efforts.Elad Benari, 8/23/2017, 5:03 AM

Qatar files legal complaint against boycott

Qatar files complaint with World Trade Organization against trade boycott by four Arab countries.Ben Ariel, 8/1/2017, 6:44 AM

Arab countries ready for dialogue with Qatar

Bahrain's foreign minister says four countries boycotting Qatar are ready for dialogue, if it agrees to certain demands.Ben Ariel, 7/31/2017, 6:45 AM

Arab countries add to Qatar-related blacklist

Saudi Arabia, Egypt, the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain add nine entities and nine individuals to blacklist over alleged links to Qatar.Elad Benari, 7/25/2017, 5:13 AM

Ya'alon: No chance of permanent agreement with PA

Former Defense Minister tells Saudi newspaper Abbas is an irresponsible leader who disappoints Arab allies.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/16/2017, 9:15 PM

Saudi Arabia executes four terrorists

Saudi Arabia executes four people convicted of terrorism in Qatif in the eastern part of the kingdom.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/12/2017, 5:15 AM

Qatar and the Saudis – getting ready for the next round

The demands have been retracted, but reconciliation is not at hand.Dr. Mordechai Kedar, 7/7/2017, 6:45 AM

Countries boycotting Qatar rescind their demands

Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Egypt, and Bahrain rescind their 13 demands of Qatar, vow more measures against it.Elad Benari, 7/7/2017, 4:13 AM

Head of Revolutionary Guards blasts 'terrorist' Saudi Arabia

Head of Iran's Revolutionary Guards describes rival Saudi Arabia as a "terrorist state".Ben Ariel, 7/5/2017, 5:44 AM

Qatar responds to Gulf states' demands

Qatar responds to list of demands from countries that severed ties with it.Ben Ariel, 7/4/2017, 5:38 AM

Trump hints at peace progress

US President tweets about talk with Saudi King, says 'interesting things happening' on subject of peace.'Gary Willig, 7/3/2017, 5:00 PM

Saudi Arabia and four allies extend deadline for Qatar

Saudi Arabia, UAE, Bahrain and Egypt give Qatar 48 more hours to comply with their demands.Elad Benari, 7/3/2017, 3:06 AM

Senator blocks arms sales to Gulf States

Bob Corker announces he will block arms sales to Gulf states over crisis with Qatar.Elad Benari, 6/27/2017, 4:39 AM

Saudi Arabia foils attack on Mecca mosque

Saudi security forces foil attack targeting the Grand Mosque in Mecca.Ben Ariel, Canada, 6/24/2017, 12:09 AM

Sunni states present demands to Qatar

13 point list of demands includes end of funding for terrorist groups, end of relations with Iran, and closing of Al Jazeera.Gary Willig, 6/23/2017, 10:48 AM

Iran: Appointment of Saudi crown prince a 'soft coup'

Iranian state media criticizes appointment of Mohammed Bin Salman as crown prince and successor to Saudi Arabia's King Salman.Ben Ariel, 6/22/2017, 5:08 AM

Saudi power realignment may favor Israel

Muhammad bin Salman, the son of King Salman of Saudi Arabia appointed to replace deposed Crown Prince, King's nephew Muhammad bin Nayef.Mordechai Sones, 6/21/2017, 12:17 PM

Egyptian court rules against island transfer to Saudi Arabia

Egypt's high administrative court says previous decisions in favor of transferring Red Sea islands to Saudi Arabia were invalid.Ben Ariel, 6/21/2017, 6:35 AM

Saudi navy intercepts Iranian boat, captures elite force members

Three captured belong to Revolutionary Guard, intended to use explosives for ‘terrorist act’, says Riyadh.Mordechai Sones, 6/19/2017, 8:56 PM

Are Israel and Saudi Arabia getting closer?

British newspaper reports that Israel and Saudi Arabia are in talks to establish formal economic ties.Nitsan Keidar, 6/18/2017, 6:13 AM

Egyptian parliament approves controversial island transfer

Egypt's parliament approves transfer of Sanafir and Tiran to Saudi Arabia,Elad Benari, 6/15/2017, 3:04 AM

Human Rights Watch censures Arab states for closing Qatar Media

Speaking sympatheticallyof Qatar or critically of government Qatar policy considered offense, punishable by prison terms.Mordechai Sones, 6/14/2017, 2:44 PM

Senator Rand Paul blasts Saudi arms sale

'Saudi Arabia is the biggest purveyor of hatred of Christianity and Judaism,' says Paul. 'They're not reliable allies.'Mordechai Sones, 6/14/2017, 12:06 PM

Egyptian committee approves island transfer to Saudi Arabia

Egyptian parliamentary committee approves transfer of Tiran and Sanafir to Saudi Arabia.Ben Ariel, 6/14/2017, 5:04 AM

Qatar crisis: UAE accused of bankrolling Turkey coup

Journalist close to Turkish state claims UAE spent $3bn on plot, as Turkish president calls Saudi-UAE-Bahrain blockade on Qatar 'inhumane'.Mordechai Sones, 6/13/2017, 4:14 PM

Iran: US gave green light to terror attacks

Iran blames Saudi Arabia, US, for Tehran terror attacks.Dalit Halevi, 6/11/2017, 8:08 AM

Arab states blacklist entities associated with Qatar

Muslim Brotherhood leader Yusuf al-Qaradawi among 59 individuals blacklisted by Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Egypt and Bahrain.Elad Benari, 6/9/2017, 2:06 AM

Hamas rejects Saudi claim that it is a terror organization

Hamas and the Muslim Brotherhood blast Saudi Arabia's demand that Qatar stop sponsoring them.Dalit Halevi, 6/8/2017, 6:35 AM

Iran's Guards says Saudi Arabia behind deadly attacks in Tehran

Watch the main stories from Israel and around the world on Channel 2 News.Arutz Sheva staff, 6/8/2017, 12:46 AM

Iran blames Saudi Arabia for attacks in Tehran

Iranian Revolutionary Guard blames Saudi Arabia for deadly attacks on parliament and shrine in which at least 12 were killed.Tal Polon, 6/7/2017, 7:13 PM

McMaster, MEATO and the war against Iran and ISIS

In 2014 only one analyst saw the alliance between the Sunni nations and Israel beginning to coalesce. Now it is an open secret. Mark Langfan, 6/7/2017, 1:17 PM

Did Russian hackers cause rift with Qatar?

According to US reports, Russian hackers planted disinformation in Qatar state news agency, leading to crisis between Arab world and Qatar.Mordechai Sones, 6/7/2017, 10:29 AM

'Relations can be improved - regardless of the Palestinians'

Defense Min. says attempts to renew political talks with PA should not be linked to desire to strengthen ties with Arab states.Mordechai Sones, 6/5/2017, 6:34 PM