A media advocacy group has filed a criminal complaint with a German prosecutor accusing Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman and top aides of committing crimes against humanity in the killing of Washington Post contributing columnist Jamal Khashoggi.
US President Joe Biden’s first salvo on foreign policy marked a 180-degree turn on ties with Saudi Arabia, cutting off support for offensive operations in the Yemen conflict, freezing arms sales, and appointing a new envoy to push Riyadh back to the negotiating table for peace talks.
Iran’s Foreign Ministry said Saudi Arabia has begun to realize that its foreign policy has been a failure and appears to be revising some aspects of it accordingly, adding that the Islamic Republic would welcome any genuine change of approach by Riyadh.
US President Joe Biden's administration will quickly revisit the designation of Yemen's Houthi fighters as terrorists and end support to the devastating Saudi offensive on the country, his pick for secretary of state, Antony Blinken, said.
Iran has prevented Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) from participating in the Conference on Disarmament as observers over the two regimes’ war crimes during their campaign of aggression against Yemen.
Saudi Arabia’s voluntary oil production cut is expected to bring the oil market into deficit for most of 2021 even as new lockdowns to contain the spread of the coronavirus batter oil demand, analysts say.
Qatar will not alter its relations with Iran and Turkey in a sign that it has made few concessions after securing a deal with Saudi Arabia and its allies to end a bitter dispute between the rival Persian Gulf Arab states.