Jubair Alansari
Gulf Officials are seen at the first meeting of the Saudi-Chinese-Iranian tripartite committee in Beijing on Friday. (SPA)

Saudi Arabia, Iran Stress Commitment to Implementing Beijing Agreement

Nine months after they declared their historic reconciliation and restored diplomatic ties, Saudi Arabia and Iran reiterated on Friday their commitment to the…

Jubair Alansari (Riyadh)
Gulf Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman emphasized the necessity to stop the war in Gaza and create the appropriate conditions for the return of stability. (SPA)

Saudi-African Summit Underlines Need to Stop Gaza War

Leaders at the Saudi-African Summit on Friday stressed the need to stop the war in Gaza, and to find a just, comprehensive and equitable solution that meets…

Jubair Alansari (Riyadh)
Gulf A building is destroyed by Israeli strikes on Gaza. (AFP)

Saudi Arabia Calls for Immediate Halt to Israeli Ground Offensive in Gaza

Saudi Arabia condemned the Israeli ground operations in Gaza, saying it was following the Israeli escalation with deep concern. It warned that such…

Jubair Alansari (Riyadh)
Gulf Leaders and delegation heads in a commemorative photo ahead of the GCC-ASEAN summit in Riyadh (SPA)

GCC-ASEAN Summit Boosts Economic, Development Ties

The maiden summit held by the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) brought together leaders and…

Jubair Alansari (Riyadh)
Gulf A general view of Beirut. (AFP)

Saudi Citizen Abducted in Beirut, Kidnappers Demand $400,00 Ransom

A Saudi citizen was kidnapped in the Lebanese capital Beirut overnight on Saturday. The kidnappers have demanded a ransom of $400,000, while caretaker…

Jubair Alansari (Riyadh) Asharq Al Awsat (Beirut)
Varieties The Saudi astronauts aim to carry out 14 scientific research experiments in several fields during their mission to the ISS.

Saudi Space Experiment to Increase Artificial Seeding

Saudi Astronaut Ali al-Qarni began an artificial seeding experiment in space, which will contribute to the development of the technology used on the earth and…

Jubair Alansari (Riyadh)
Gulf Saudi Arabia Prepares to Host Historic G20 Summit

Saudi Arabia Prepares to Host Historic G20 Summit

Riyadh will host on Saturday and Sunday a historic G20 Summit, the first ever to be held in the Arab world and amid Saudi anticipation for reaching…

Jubair Alansari (Riyadh)
Gulf Saudi National Kidnapped in Istanbul

Saudi National Kidnapped in Istanbul

A Saudi woman was kidnapped in the Turkish city of Istanbul. Sources told Asharq Al-Awsat that Abir was abducted near a hotel located in the Asian part of…

Jubair Alansari (Riyadh)