The Human Rights Watch urges the new Saudi crown prince to end the country’s human rights violations and commit to reforms.
The US, Qatar and Israel take delight in the appointment of Saudi Arabia’s new crown prince.
Saudi Arabia's monarch replaces Crown Prince Mohammed bin Nayef bin Abdulaziz Al Saud with his own son, Mohammed bin Salman Al Saud.
Turkey had initially stayed neutral in the dispute between Qatar and Saudi Arabia but soon became more assertive in its support of Doha.
Saudi blogger Raif Badawi was arrested in 2012 and sentenced in 2014 to 10 years in prison for allegedly insulting Islam.
Saudi Arabia says a Turkish military base would not be welcome on kingdom's soil after Ankara offers to build such a facility.
A report by The Times says Saudi Arabia and Israel are in clandestine talks to open trade ties for the first time.
Saudi King Salman issues a decree, stripping the country’s crown prince of powers overseeing criminal investigations.
Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir calls Qatar an “ally” in what appears to be a softened stance toward Doha amid diplomatic tensions in the Persian Gulf region.
At least one person has been killed after Saudi forces launched a series of fresh attacks against the Shia town of Awamiyah.
A bomb blast kills a senior Saudi police officer in the restive Qatif region.
Riyadh has doubled the price for cigarettes in Saudi Arabia as part of tax measures aimed at helping the cash-strapped kingdom.
Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates welcome the US criticism of Qatar, as a diplomatic rift between the Arab countries deepens.
Saudi Arabia’s national soccer team refuses to observe a minute’s silence for the London terror attack victims.
Saudi Arabia plans to execute 14 Shia civilians following a "grossly unfair trial" over political protests, rights groups say.
The US State Department confirms a $750 million military sale to Saudi Arabia as part of a huge deal sealed by President Donald Trump, says the Pentagon.
Amnesty International calls on Saudi Arabia to release women's rights activist immediately.
The current diplomatic rift between Qatar and Saudi Arabia is rooted in a long history of regional rivalry.
Jeremy Corbyn says it is time for the UK to hold "difficult conversations" with Saudi Arabia as Daesh claims responsibility for the London terror attack.
Boeing says its share is going to be $50 billion and Lockheed expects $28 billion from Trump's recent arms deal with Saudis.
A Saudi Arabian court has upheld a seven-year prison sentence for writer Nazeer al-Majed.
Casualties reported after a car bomb hits the predominantly Shia city of Qatif in Saudi Arabia's Eastern Province.
Saudi Arabia moves the country's youngest political prisoner to a notorious jail in Dammam despite objections by human rights groups and the United Nations.
A man opens fire inside a school in the Saudi capital, killing two people.
Amnesty International and Norway denounce Qatar’s deportation of Saudi human rights activist Mohammad al-Otaibi.
The bomb went off outside Awamiyah’s old quarter, known as al-Mosara, on Monday, wounding the two policemen.
The leader of Yemen’s Houthi Ansarullah movement says Saudi Arabia seeks to split the Muslim people as a whole.
A court in Riyadh sentences 15 young activists from the Shia-majority Qatif region for taking part in anti-regime rallies.
The Al-Jazeera Arabic website is inaccessible in both Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates.
UN experts slam Riyadh over razing an old part of a Shia Muslim-majority town in eastern Saudi Arabia.
Americans question US claims of supporting democracy worldwide as it opts for close ties with Saudi Arabia, an absolute monarchy, but antagonizes democratic Iran.
Saudi Arabia, not the Islamic Republic of Iran, is the “fountainhead” of terrorism in the Middle East, Robert Fisk says.
Images of US President Donald Trump and autocratic Arab rulers touching a glowing orb in Riyadh spark ridicule on social media.
The regime in Riyadh has been purchasing billions of dollars worth of arms from the United States over the past few years to use in Yemen war.
The US president joins a sword dance in Saudi Arabia after signing Washington’s largest-ever single arms deal with Riyadh.
A US lawmaker slams the $110 billion arms deal with the Saudis, saying the regime has "the worst human rights record" in the region.
At least six civilians are killed in fresh Saudi airstrikes on Yemen.
Trump and Saudi rulers agree on arms deals worth almost $110 billion immediately, and $350 billion in long-term.
A Saudi armored vehicle reportedly explodes in the troubled Shia town of Awamiyah.
Saudi Arabia seeks to create a new military firm in an attempt to become a major global arms supplier.
A heavy-handed Saudi regime crackdown on the Shia-populated town of Awamiyah in Saudi Arabia has entered its second week.
Saudi regime forces have shot and killed a young man in the kingdom's Shia-populated al-Awamiyah town.
A Saudi policeman has been killed in the kingdom’s Shia-majority Eastern Province as deadly fighting rages on.
Saudi forces started their attack on Awamiyah on May 10, using gunships and heavy weapons. The city in the Eastern Province has a large Shia population.
Saudi prince Mohammed bin Salman will seek Donald Trump’s backing for his confrontation with Iran, Irish journalist Patrick Cockburn writes.
An American university lecturer says Saudi Arabia is waging a war on the country’s Shia minority.
Reports and indications on the ground point to emerging disagreements between Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) over the war on Yemen.
Saudi regime forces have shot dead a two-and-a-half year old child and a young man in the village of Awamiyah in the eastern Shia-majority Qatif region.
A new video shows Saudi forces conducting another raid on al-Awamiyah Village in the kingdom’s Shia-populated Eastern Province.
Saudi King Salman invites Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas to a summit between Muslim leaders and US President Donald Trump, reports say.
Saudi forces raided the village al-Awamiyah in the Shia-populated Qatif region, killing the youth under unknown circumstances.
Adam Coogle, Middle East researcher for HRW, was commenting on a two-day NGO Forum staged by UNESCO in Riyadh last week.
The Saudi foreign minister says the US is advancing the sale of precision-guided missiles to Saudi Arabia.
A UN expert says the controversial law contains an "unacceptably broad definition" of the crime and does not comply with international rights standards.
Prince Mishaal, King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud’s older brother dies.
In late January, the Mecca Criminal Court decided to drop the cases.
Saudi deputy crown prince rejects the possibility of talks with Iran, while defending Riyadh’s bombing campaign against Yemen.
The leaked documents show Belgian diplomats had been instructed to provide “support to the candidates for the various positions during the secret vote.”
Saudi Arabian authorities say they have arrested members of a terrorist cell responsible for bombing attacks in two cities last year.
Trump complains that Saudi Arabia is not paying its fair share in return for the US security umbrella.
The Belgian PM says it was a mistake to help Saudi Arabia get appointed on the UN rights panel.
The decision followed calls for demonstrations in four Saudi cities over the weekend.
A rights watchdog slams the UN for appointing Saudi Arabia to a gender equality commission.
President Sisi landed in Saudi Arabia for a visit aimed at bolstering strategic relations.
Saudi Arabia sacks Information Minister Adel Al-Toraifi and has also replaced its ambassador to the US.
Pakistani former top general departs for Riyadh to assume new post as Saudi-led alliance chief.
A Saudi woman, trying to escape a forced marriage in Saudi Arabia, is forced back to the Arab country by his relatives and airport authorities in the Philippines.
Saudi Arabia starts proceedings against a Shia woman over protests, a first of its kind in the kingdom.
The three convicted Pakistani men were beheaded in Saudi Arabia on Sunday.
King Salman congratulates the US president on what he called his “courageous decision” to launch a missile attack on Syria.
UN experts urge Saudi Arabia to swiftly halt plans to demolish a historical Shia neighborhood in Qatif Province.
The Saudi king presents the British PM with the kingdom’s highest civilian honor as UK-supplied bombs keep raining on Yemenis during Riyadh's war on the impoverished Arab country.
Saudi Arabia boosts air force pilots' salary by up to 60 percent shortly after its bombing campaign against Yemen enters its third year.
The revelation comes as British Prime Minister Theresa May plans to visit Saudi Arabia this week to underline the UK's close relationship with the royal family.
The Saudi and Sudanese air forces hold joint aerial drills to boost their military capabilities amid the Riyadh-led war on Yemen.
Yemeni snipers kill some seven Saudi troops during retaliatory operations carried out on the kingdom’s soil.
Saudi regime forces reportedly shoot to death two cousins of executed cleric Sheikh Nimr in Saudi Arabia’s Shia-majority Eastern Province.
The Saudi embassy in the UK has confirmed that London attack suspect Khalid Masood visited Saudi Arabia three times.
The man who carried out a deadly car ramming and stabbing attack in London was a former English teacher working at the institution controlling Saudi Arabia’s civil aviation.
Riyadh struggles with a slumping oil market and a desperate need to diversify its economy, prompting King Salman to embark on a lavish tour of Asia.
Saudi Arabia’s King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud has cancelled his planned state visit to the Maldives.
The interior ministry says unknown gunmen shot dead a policeman in Qatif.
US President Donald Trump has met with Saudi Deputy Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman in the White House.
Saudi Deputy Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman is set to meet US President Donald Trump at the White House.
Unnamed security sources told the Middle East Eye online portal that the troops will only be deployed inside southern Saudi Arabia.
Some 1,200 rooms at Tokyo's luxury hotels have been booked by the Saudis.
A residential neighborhood was raided in the village of al-Awamiyah in Saudi Arabia’s Eastern Province on Saturday. A nine-year-old child was killed in the attack.
The Saudi Interior Ministry says police shot dead a man in the predominantly Shia region of Qatif.
Tehran hails an offer by Beijing to help resolve the differences between Iran and Saudi Arabia.
Members of the opposition Maldivian Democratic Party warn of a Saudi plan to gain full control of an entire atoll in the country.
Two Saudi Arabians get jail sentences for joining 2011 ‘Arab Spring’ protests, which toppled several dictatorial regimes in the Arab world.