Family of Saudi Arabia's 'most outspoken' political prisoner calls on G20 to hold kingdom to account
Hathloul, a jailed Saudi women's rights defender believed by her family and advocacy organizations to be on hunger strike, has called on the G20 to demand that Saudi Arabia release the prominent ...
Saudi Arabia confident Biden administration will pursue regional stability
Saudi Arabia's foreign minister said on Saturday he was confident that Democrat Joe Biden's incoming U.S. administration would pursue policies that help regional stability and that any discussions ...
Saudi foreign minister: relations with Turkey 'good, amicable'
Saudi Arabia's Foreign Minister Prince Faisal bin Farhan Al Saud told Reuters on Saturday that his country had "good and amicable" relations with Turkey and that there was no data to suggest that ...
Saudi critics use Group of 20 summit to highlight human rights concerns
The kingdom faces boycott calls and criticism unlike any since the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi by Saudi agents two years ago.
Virtual Group of 20 summit opens in Saudi Arabia with pandemic casting economic shadows
The head of the European Commission expressed hope that President-elect Biden would rebuild U.S. ties with the world.
All-virtual G20 summit opens with Saudi Arabia as host
In a sign of the times, the traditional "family photo" of leaders in the summit was digitally designed and superimposed on a historical site just outside Riyadh.
G-20 summit opens with Saudi urging united response to virus
Saudi Arabia’s King Salman opened the Group of 20 summit as the coronavirus pandemic overshadows this year’s gathering of heads of state, transforming it from an in-person two-day meeting of the world ...
Saudi FDI up in first half of 2020 as economy shows resilience, minister says
Falih said on Saturday foreign direct investment (FDI) increased by 12% in the first half of 2020 compared with the same period last year.
Masks, Screens And Empty Chairs As Saudi Summit Goes Virtual
Mask-clad reporters filed into a Riyadh ballroom-turned-media centre Saturday after mandatory temperature checks, to cover physically a virtual G20 summit originally conceived as a grand coming-out ...
Turkey’s President Erdogan, Saudi king discuss improving ties
Turkish President Erdogan and Saudi King Salman discussed bilateral ties and agreed to resolve lingering disputes.
Coronavirus Crisis To Dominate Saudi-hosted G20 Summit
Saudi Arabia hosts the G20 summit Saturday in a first for an Arab nation, with the virtual forum dominated by efforts to tackle the coronavirus pandemic and the worst global recession in decades. The ...
Turkish, Saudi leaders speak by phone ahead of G20 summit
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan spoke with Saudi Arabia’s King Salman by phone ahead of the G-20 virtual summit hosted by the kingdom, the president’s office ...