Saudi Arabia

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‘A nightmare’: British Muslims left stranded by Saudi hajj booking system
Hundreds who paid for travel through Motawif system say they missed flights after their bookings ‘failed’

Aina J Khan

27, Jun, 2022 @6:10 PM

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Israel and Saudi Arabia ‘in talks over joint defence against Iran’
US-brokered summit discusses shared threat of Tehran’s growing missile and drone capabilities

Bethan McKernan in Jerusalem

27, Jun, 2022 @10:55 AM

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British Muslim travel agencies in uproar over Saudi hajj changes
Saudi Arabia tells pilgrims to use new online system and to seek refunds from any agencies they have already paid

Aina J Khan Community affairs correspondent

26, Jun, 2022 @3:52 PM

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Prince Charles’s charities are no stranger to controversy
Analysis: Reports that prince accepted €3m from a former Qatari prime minister again throws spotlight on donations

Caroline Davies

26, Jun, 2022 @3:52 PM

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Saudi crown prince visits Turkey as relations thaw after Khashoggi murder
Mohammed bin Salman welcomed by President Erdoğan in state visit expected to yield significant trade deals

Ruth Michaelson in Istanbul

22, Jun, 2022 @3:58 PM

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Greg Norman says PGA Tour guilty of ‘deafening’ hypocrisy over LIV Series
Greg Norman, the figurehead of the Saudi-backed LIV Golf Series, has defended the competition after widespread criticism from high-profile figures

Tom Lutz in New York

19, Jun, 2022 @3:55 PM

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‘Frankly quite stupid’: rights groups condemn Biden’s Saudi Arabia visit
Critics question value of US president’s visit, raising fears it will endanger dissidents and legitimise regime’s human rights stance

Ruth Michaelson

17, Jun, 2022 @10:44 AM

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Biden Saudi visit is ‘presidential pardon for murder’, says ex-spy chief’s son
President ‘made it clear that there won’t be any direct consequences’ for Jamal Khashoggi’s murder, says Khalid Aljabri

Erum Salam

16, Jun, 2022 @6:27 PM

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Street sign honoring Jamal Khashoggi unveiled in front of Saudi embassy in DC
Unveiling comes day after Biden said he will visit Saudi Arabia as journalist’s fiancee asks president ‘not to lose moral authority’

Erum Salam

15, Jun, 2022 @7:51 PM

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US has not fully investigated own role in Yemen human rights abuses, watchdog finds
Government Accountability Office also criticizes Biden’s move to classify Saudi weapons as ‘offensive’ or ‘defensive’ as meaningless

Stephanie Kirchgaessner in Washington

15, Jun, 2022 @6:45 PM

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Democrats voice concerns over Biden’s Saudi trip: ‘Their values are not ours’ – as it happened
President to visit Israel and Saudi Arabia on first Middle East trip – follow all the latest news

Chris Stein

14, Jun, 2022 @8:16 PM

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UN appeals to public for $20m to stop feared catastrophic oil spill from tanker
Vessel off Yemen with more than 1m barrels of oil aboard has been stranded for six years and is close to breaking up

Patrick Wintour Diplomatic editor

13, Jun, 2022 @4:45 PM

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