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Latest Saudi Arrests: Activists, Judges Are Targeted

Riyadh (MEE) – Saudi Arabia detains members of the judiciary and prominent human rights activists in latest wave of arrests. Authorities in Saudi Arabia have arrested leading activists and several members of the judiciary as the kingdom continues its crackdown on dissent. Local sources said that at least eight men were detained on Monday, among them a mix […]

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Watch Yemeni Fighters Storm Enemy Site Beyond Saudi Border [VIDEO]

Jizan (GPA) – Fighters from Yemen’s Army and Popular Committees carried out an operation today on a Saudi military site beyond the border in Jizan. Yemen’s resistance forces have expanded their operations beyond the Saudi border in retaliation for the Saudi’s ongoing airstrike campaign, invasion, and occupation of Yemen. Part of the Saudi’s strategy against […]

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UK Labour Party Bars Saudi Arabia from its Conference Over War Crimes

London (AHT) – The Labour Party has barred Saudi Arabia and Sudan from attending its party conference in Brighton, the Independent reported. A spokesperson for the party told Huffington Post: “Following evidence of war crimes committed by Saudi Arabia in its bombing campaign in Yemen and other large-scale human rights abuses, the NEC agreed that the embassy’s application to attend the Labour […]

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UK Police Earn Millions Training Forces from Saudi Arabia and Gulf Allies

London (MEE) – UK ministers accused of putting trade deals before human rights as documents reveal authoritarian Gulf states paid for training. The British government has earned more than $4.4m by training the police forces of Middle East states with authoritarian rights records, it has been revealed The College of Policing, an arm of the […]

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Seyyed Houthi Promises Yemeni Retaliation within Saudi and UAE Borders

Sana’a (YE) – The leader of Ansarullah movement, Abdul-Malik al-Houthi, says the neighboring United Arab Emirates (UAE) is no more a safe country as missiles manufactured by the Yemeni group can now hit anywhere in the Arab country. Seyyed Houthi said during via a televised speech that Yemeni missiles were capable of reaching Abu Dhabi […]

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Saudi Dignitary’s Travel to Israel Sparks Speculation

Tel Aviv (MEE) – An ‘emir of the Saudi royal court’ visited Israel, according to a Voice of Israel radio report. An unidentified Saudi dignitary travelled to Israel recently, Arab and Israeli media speculated, even though the country does not share formal diplomatic relations with Israel. Local media reports said the Gulf official went to Israel to discuss […]

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The Danger of Relations Between Israel and Sunni Arab States

Tel Aviv (MEMO) – While the Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has gloated in the past about the great development in the relations between Israel and what he calls the Sunni Arab states during his rule, he made sure during his speech last week during the Jewish New Year to highlight how far these countries have gone in […]