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Jun 23, 2015, 17:02 ET

Saudi Arabia and U.N. Collaborate on Yemen Aid

The King Salman Humanitarian Aid and Relief Center and the United Nations recently held a round of meetings to discuss the allocation of Saudi...

Jun 19, 2015, 17:01 ET

Saudi Arabia among Largest Donors of International Aid

Saudi Arabia was among the 10 largest government donors of international humanitarian assistance in 2014, according to the 2015 Global Humanitarian...

Jun 16, 2015, 17:49 ET

Saudi Arabia Supports All Legitimate Efforts to End Yemen Conflict

Saudi Foreign Minister Adel bin Ahmed Al-Jubeir said today that Saudi Arabia supports all efforts to end the Yemeni crisis in accordance with the...

May 24, 2015, 18:28 ET

Saudi Arabia Vows to Punish Perpetrators of Deadly Terrorist Attack

The Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz said today that Saudi Arabia would find and punish those responsible for the...

May 18, 2015, 17:10 ET

Saudi-led Coalition Confirms Commitment to Humanitarian Truce in Yemen

Airstrikes Resume in Response to Houthi Aggression Saudi Foreign Minister Adel bin Ahmed Al-Jubeir said today that, while the Saudi-led...

May 14, 2015, 13:24 ET

Houthis Violate Yemen Ceasefire

The command for Operation Renewal of Hope said yesterday that Houthi militias have deliberately violated the terms of the humanitarian ceasefire in...

May 13, 2015, 15:11 ET

Saudi King Doubles Humanitarian Aid to Yemen to More than $500 Million

 The Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz announced Saudi Arabia will donate an additional $267 million in humanitarian...

May 10, 2015, 16:07 ET

Crown Prince Mohammad to Lead Saudi Delegation to the US-GCC Summit

Saudi Foreign Minister Adel bin Ahmed Al-Jubeir announced today that Crown Prince Mohammad bin Naif, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of the...

May 05, 2015, 20:34 ET

Saudi Ministry of Defense: We will preserve the safety and security of our border

 The following is a summary of an interview with Brig. Gen. Ahmed bin Hasan Asiri, advisor in the Office of the Minister of Defense of Saudi...

May 04, 2015, 17:54 ET

Saudi-led Coalition Considering Pause for Humanitarian Relief in Yemen

Today, Saudi Minister of Foreign Affairs Adel bin Ahmed Al-Jubeir said Saudi Arabia and its coalition allies are considering a ceasefire in its air...

Apr 28, 2015, 18:33 ET

Saudi Arabia Arrests 93 Terror Suspects, Foils Attack on US Embassy

Today, the Ministry of Interior announced the arrest of 93 terror suspects, including those with ties to Daesh (ISIS). Two of the suspects were...

Apr 22, 2015, 20:12 ET

Saudi Ambassador: Operation Decisive Storm Achieved its Objectives

Saudi Ambassador to the United States Adel bin Ahmed Al-Jubeir said today that Operation Decisive Storm has achieved its narrow objectives and, at...

Apr 20, 2015, 21:51 ET

Saudi Ministry of Defense Briefing: Operation Decisive Storm -- April 20

 The following is a summary of the daily press briefing held today in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, on the developments of Operation Decisive Storm....

Apr 17, 2015, 22:50 ET

Saudi Arabia Donates $274 Million to Support Humanitarian Needs in Yemen

In response to the appeal by the UN and its partners to the international community to urgently provide $274 million to respond to escalating...

Apr 17, 2015, 22:32 ET

Saudi Ministry of Defense Daily Briefing: Operation Decisive Storm - April 17

The following is a summary of the daily press briefing held today in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, on the developments of Operation Decisive Storm. The...

Apr 17, 2015, 16:08 ET

Operation Decisive Storm Website Launch

The Royal Embassy of Saudi Arabia launched the Operation Decisive Storm website this week. The site features webcasts of the daily briefings from...

Apr 16, 2015, 21:52 ET

Saudi Ministry of Defense Briefing: Operation Decisive Storm - April 16

 The following is a summary of the daily press briefing held today in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, on the developments of Operation Decisive Storm....

Apr 15, 2015, 22:01 ET

Saudi Ambassador: Operation Decision Storm Will Restore Stability in Yemen

Saudi Ambassador to the United States Adel bin Ahmed Al-Jubeir said today that military operations in Yemen have been successful in thwarting the...

Apr 14, 2015, 21:12 ET

Saudi Ministry of Defense Briefing: Operation Decisive Storm - April 14

The following is a summary of the daily press briefing held today in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, on the developments of Operation Decisive Storm. The...

Apr 12, 2015, 22:51 ET

Saudi Ministry of Defense Briefing: Operation Decisive Storm - April 12

The following is a summary of the daily press briefing held today in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, on the developments of Operation Decisive Storm. The...