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Saudi Arabia congratulates Biden

Saudi Arabia congratulates Biden

More than 24 hours after TV networks projected his victory, Saudi King and Crown Prince congratulate president-elect.Ben Ariel, 09/11/2020 01:04
Saudi King backs US peace efforts

Saudi King backs US peace efforts

Speaking to UN General Assembly, Saudi Arabia’s King Salman calls for comprehensive solution on Iran.Elad Benari, 24/09/2020 05:35
Saudi King: No normalization with Israel without Palestinian state

Saudi King: No normalization with Israel without Palestinian state

Saudi Arabia’s King Salman speaks to Trump, says kingdom wants to see a solution based on the 2002 Arab Peace Initiative.Elad Benari, 07/09/2020 03:08
Saudi King to Abbas: We reject Netanyahu's sovereignty pledge

Saudi King to Abbas: We reject Netanyahu's sovereignty pledge

Saudi King Salman tells PA chairman Netanyahu's pledge to apply sovereignty over the Jordan Valley is a "very dangerous escalation".Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/09/2019 06:45
Saudi King calls for establishment of Palestinian state

Saudi King calls for establishment of Palestinian state

At emergency Arab summit in Mecca, Saudi King Salman calls for Palestinian state, blasts Iran's "criminal" actions.Elad Benari, 31/05/2019 02:04
Saudi King rejects US Golan recognition

Saudi King rejects US Golan recognition

King Salman rejects President Trump's decision to recognize Israel's sovereignty on the Golan Heights.Arutz Sheva Staff, 31/03/2019 14:57
'Palestinian cause is at top of the agenda'

'Palestinian cause is at top of the agenda'

Egyptian President and Saudi King say the Palestinian cause remains the central cause of all Arab countries.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/02/2019 06:41
Saudi king shuffles gov't amid backlash over Khashoggi killing

Saudi king shuffles gov't amid backlash over Khashoggi killing

King Salman appoints new foreign minister and hires new intel leaders amid fallout over the murder of Jamal Khashoggi.Tzvi Lev, 27/12/2018 22:39
Khashoggi's revenge

Khashoggi's revenge

Khashoggi's death may have set the wheels in motion for a major upheaval in the House of Saud.Dr. Mordechai Kedar, 25/11/2018 09:00
Saudi King: Palestinian issue 'our top priority'

Saudi King: Palestinian issue 'our top priority'

In address to Saudi Shura Council, King Salman stresses Palestinian issue and does not mention Khashoggi murder.Elad Benari, 20/11/2018 04:33
Saudi King and Crown Prince meet slain journalist's family

Saudi King and Crown Prince meet slain journalist's family

Saudi Arabia’s King Salman and Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman offer condolences to family of Jamal Khashoggi.Elad Benari, 24/10/2018 04:05
Saudi King, Erdogan speak in wake of journalist's disappearance

Saudi King, Erdogan speak in wake of journalist's disappearance

Saudi Arabia’s King Salman and Turkish President Recep stress importance of two countries' relations.Elad Benari, 15/10/2018 00:09
Saudi King demands Palestinian state, hits Trump over J'lem move

Saudi King demands Palestinian state, hits Trump over J'lem move

Monarch condemns Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital, move embassy. 'Jerusalem is part of Palestine', says Salman.David Rosenberg, 15/04/2018 15:57
Saudi king reaffirms support for Palestinian Arabs

Saudi king reaffirms support for Palestinian Arabs

King says Saudi support for PA 'steadfast' after crown prince says Israelis have 'right to their homeland.'JTA, 03/04/2018 16:27
Saudi King fires military chief

Saudi King fires military chief

Saudi King Salman fires host of top commanders in a major shake-up of the defense establishment.Elad Benari, 27/02/2018 03:08
Saudi King supports eastern J'lem as Palestinian state capital

Saudi King supports eastern J'lem as Palestinian state capital

During talks today in Riyadh, Saudi leader assures PA chairman he supports eastern J'lem as capital of future Palestinian state.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/12/2017 18:47
Jordan: Judaizing Jerusalem will bring violence and extremism

Jordan: Judaizing Jerusalem will bring violence and extremism

Jordanian, Saudi kings reiterate 'Palestinian right' to establish Jerusalem as capital of future 'Palestinian' state.AFP, Chana Roberts, 13/12/2017 14:16
Trump's strategic vision

Trump's strategic vision

Trump does, indeed, have a strategic vision. And it is intended to keep Iran from getting the bomb. Ted Belman, 02/12/2017 18:32
Saudi King praises Trump's Iran strategy

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, 16/10/2017 02:16
Trump calls for diplomatic resolution to Qatar crisis

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, 31/08/2017 06:05
Iran: Appointment of Saudi crown prince a 'soft coup'

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, 22/06/2017 05:08
Trump takes part in traditional ardha dance in Saudi Arabia

Trump takes part in traditional ardha dance in Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabian King Salman dances with US President Donald Trump in traditional ardha dance on Saturday night.Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/05/2017 22:46
Trump and Saudi King agree to fight terrorism

Trump and Saudi King agree to fight terrorism

U.S. President and Saudi King speak for over an hour by telephone, agree to step up cooperation.Ben Ariel, 30/01/2017 04:13
Montreal ad banned 'lest it offend Muslims'

Montreal ad banned 'lest it offend Muslims'

Political and economic factors have turned an advertisement about oil into an issue of free speech.Rachel Kaplan, 18/07/2016 09:48
Report: Saudi King suffering from dementia

Report: Saudi King suffering from dementia

Lebanese sources claim 80-year-old Saudi King Salman bin Abdul Aziz was ill upon his ascension to the throne.Shoshana Miskin, 21/03/2016 13:36
Domestic and regional implications of escalated Saudi-Iran conflict

Domestic and regional implications of escalated Saudi-Iran conflict

By executing a prominent Shiite leader, the Saudi ruler sent a strong signal to Iran, to the kingdom’s beleaguered Shiite minority, and to the world - including Obama.Prof. Joshua Teitelbaum, 10/01/2016 19:06
Saudi King blames Assad for the rise of ISIS

Saudi King blames Assad for the rise of ISIS

Saudi King Salman says Syrian President aided the rise of the Islamic State group.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/12/2015 05:46
Jewish Leaders Send Condolences to Saudi King

Jewish Leaders Send Condolences to Saudi King

WJC heads representing over 100 Jewish communities tell King Salman: 'may we worship our common God with love and in peace.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/10/2015 22:42
Saudi King Asks Obama to Stop Israel

Saudi King Asks Obama to Stop Israel

King Salman phones Obama to condemn Israel for defending itself from Arab riots on the Temple Mount.Ben Ariel, 18/09/2015 05:46
Saudi King Appeals to UN over Temple Mount Clashes

Saudi King Appeals to UN over Temple Mount Clashes

Accusing Israel of 'attacking worshipers' at holiest site in Judaism, Saudi Arabia's King Salman turns to UN Security Council.Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/09/2015 11:34
Saudi King Reiterates Concern Over Iran Deal

Saudi King Reiterates Concern Over Iran Deal

King Salman of Saudi Arabia meets Obama in Washington, his first visit to the United States since assuming the throne.Ben Ariel, Canada, 05/09/2015 01:20
Saudi King to Visit Washington

Saudi King to Visit Washington

Saudi officials say King Salman will visit the United States early next month and meet President Barack Obama.Elad Benari, 26/08/2015 00:16
Anyone for a Game of Nuclear Poker?

Anyone for a Game of Nuclear Poker?

Counter-extremism think tank produces satire that reduces the ongoing nuclear talks with Iran to their barest truths.Hillel Fendel, 09/06/2015 21:07
Saudi Arabia: King Didn't Mean to Snub Obama

Saudi Arabia: King Didn't Mean to Snub Obama

Saudi Arabia's foreign minister says King Salman's decision not to attend summit was not intended to snub the United States.Ben Ariel, 12/05/2015 06:13
White House: No Saudi Concern Over Summit

White House: No Saudi Concern Over Summit

White House says Saudi Arabia did not raise any concerns about upcoming regional summit which the Saudi king has decided not to attend.Ben Ariel, 12/05/2015 03:43
Saudi King to Skip Summit with Obama

Saudi King to Skip Summit with Obama

King Salman will not attend summit of Persian Gulf leaders with President Obama, will send Crown Prince Mohammed bin Nayef instead.Ben Ariel, 11/05/2015 03:13
Saudis Claim Stellar Women's Rights under Abdullah

Saudis Claim Stellar Women's Rights under Abdullah

New King Salman to continue Abdullah's 'gradual reform,' claims monarchy paper - despite having among the worst records in Middle East.Dalit Halevy, Ari Yashar, 30/01/2015 12:26
Saudis Seek Greater US Involvement as Obama Visits

Saudis Seek Greater US Involvement as Obama Visits

As US Presidents pays condolence trip, Saudi Arabia's new King Salman will be pushing for a tougher stance on Iran, ISIS and Libya.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/01/2015 16:37