Saudis intercept missile fired from Yemen: anti-Houthi coalition

Jun 1, 2016

Saudis intercept missile fired from Yemen: anti-Houthi coalition

Saudi Arabia intercepted a ballistic missile fired from Yemen on Monday night, the military coalition supporting the Yemeni government against rebels said. It was the second missile launch from Yemen since U.N.-brokered peace talks began in Kuwait on April 21 between the Houthi Shiite ...

May 28, 2016

Hajj row escalates as Iran and Saudi Arabia miss new deal

An Iranian delegation has left Saudi Arabia without an agreement for its citizens to attend the Muslim hajj pilgrimage this year, Saudi media have reported, a second failure by the rival Middle East powers to strike a deal. Relations between the two countries plummeted ...