A university in Saudi Arabia announces a plan to dismiss employees suspected of dissenting the absolute monarchy.
Britain and Saudi Arabia signed a framework deal on military and security cooperation.
Amnesty International says Saudi rulers are trying to crush the kingdom’s human rights movement after they arrest two more activists.
The 32-year-old crown prince, often known as MBS, is set to be the first millennial to occupy the throne in a country where half the population is under 25, though the timing of his ascension remains unknown.
Human Rights Watch decries Saudi Arabia’s "coordinated crackdown on dissent."
Leaked communications involving the United Arab Emirates (UAE) ambassador to the US reportedly reveals Saudi Arabia sought to take Qatar in 2015.
Saudi Arabia could be taking the first step to diversify its power supply by launching a tender for nuclear power plants next month, according to a new report.
Human Rights Watch says the Saudi air raids on Yemen ‘are still wiping out entire families’ in the impoverished country.
According to multiple unidentified sources and tweets by rights organizations, Prince Abdul Aziz Bin Fahd al Saud, a son of former King Fahd, is among those arrested.
The lawsuit alleges that the Saudi embassy in Washington paid for two Saudi nationals to fly from the city of Phoenix to Washington “in a dry run for the 9/11 attacks.”
The UN World Food Programme says the Saudi regime's prolonged war against and blockade of neighboring Yemen has resulted in an appalling humanitarian situation .
Yemeni army and allied forces have launched a missile attack against a military base in Saudi Arabia’s southwestern Jizan region.
Saudi Arabia’s efforts for diversifying its economy is constantly failing, an analysis says.
Saudi regime forces have reportedly razed a Shia mosque in the kingdom's restive town of Awamiyah.
New figures show that Saudi Arabia’s foreign reserves have hit their lowest level in the past six years as the kingdom is struggling with a budget deficit caused by low oil prices.
The Saudi crown prince reportedly plans to replace the country’s “hardline” foreign minister with his brother.
More than 1.4 million Muslims have arrived so far in Saudi Arabia to perform the annual Hajj pilgrimage, which will start next week.
Saudi Arabia claims that Qatar is stopping its planes from landing in Doha to take pilgrims to Mecca.
Whistleblower reveals how the United Arab Emirates’ envoy to the United States poured scorn upon Saudi Arabia in leaked emails.
The Saudi Binladin Group is set to resume expansion of Mecca Grand Mosque two year after a deadly crane crash.
Survivors of the 9/11 attacks say Theresa May’s refusal to publish a key report on Saudi Arabia’s funding of terror is a shame for British democracy.
The Wahhabi rulers in Riyadh have always looked at the oil-rich Eastern Province with suspicion because of its Shia-majority population, keeping a strict tab on any sign of dissent
Saudi Arabia has completely flattened the al-Musawara neighborhood in the Shia town of Awamiyah, says a local official.
At least 31 people have lost their lives in one day during the annual Hajj pilgrimage in Saudi Arabia.
New details have emerged of Saudi Arabia’s kidnapping of three princes from Europe and the United States in order to silence their opposition to Riyadh.
Al Arabiya state television says the kingdom could shoot down Qatari airliners potentially violating its airspace.
Mohammed bin Salman is purportedly seeking an exit from the war on Yemen, more than two years after Riyadh started the aggression on his initiative.
Local activists reported the figure on Monday, saying the structures in Awamiyah had mostly been populated by Shia Muslims.
Human Rights Watch says Saudi security forces have been 'arbitrarily shooting at or arresting those who emerged from their houses' in the Shia-majority town.
Sources say Saudi Arabia, which along with its allies has imposed a blockade on Qatar over its alleged support for terrorism, had sought to host a liaison office for the Taliban militant group.
Ten Nobel laureates call on Saudi Arabia to hold off on execution of 14 Shia men over protest-related charges.
A court in Saudi Arabia has sentenced Saudi Shia activist Haider Al Lif to death.
The UN urges Saudi Arabia to put human rights first, reacting to reports on its deadly campaign against an eastern Shia town.
A court in Saudi Arabia sentences senior Shia cleric Ayatollah Sheikh Hussein al-Radhi to 13 years in prison.
The HRW warns that 14 Shia Saudi citizens are at imminent risk of execution.
See the aftermath of Saudi Arabia’s deadly crackdown on the besieged Shia town of Awamiyah which has forced thousands of its residents to flee their homes.
The kid sustained injuries after being shot by Saudi forces during attacks on the besieged Shia town of Awamiyah.
The Royal Saudi Air Force is going to participate in the large-scale Red Flag and Green Flag aerial combat exercises.
Saudi Arabia defends the death penalties handed down to 14 Shia nationals amid mounting criticism that their cases underwent sham judicial proceedings.
Saudi military bulldozers continue to destroy Awamiyah as residents flee the deadly crackdown on the besieged Shia town.
The UK government is refusing to release hundreds of pages of documents detailing its past relations with Saudi Arabia.
Saudi police kill a civilian in the besieged town of Awamiyah during their latest raid on the Shia-majority town.
Saudi Arabia asks a US judge to dismiss the lawsuits that sue Riyadh for damages in connection with the September 11, 2001 attacks.
Local reports suggest government forces have thrown the Awamiyah Shia citizens out of their homes and then torched their properties.
Awamiyah has seen a rise in anti-regime protests and an ensuing crackdown, with the Saudi regime pushing ahead with its controversial razing of al-Masoura neighborhood.
Saudi Arabia’s unemployment rate has increased by over one percentage point on a yearly basis, official data show, amid a costly war on Yemen and low oil prices.
Doha says it has not called for the “internationalization” of the Muslim Hajj pilgrimage sites in Saudi Arabia, which Riyadh has interpreted as 'a declaration of war.'
Prominent Iraqi Shia cleric Muqtada al-Sadr meets with Saudi Arabia’s crown prince and other Saudi officials during a rare trip to the kingdom.
Canadian PM says his government is taking “very seriously” reports that Saudi Arabia is using Canadian-made armored vehicles in a crackdown on Shias.
Security forces killed the two young men in the besieged Shia-populated town of Awamiyah in the Qatif region.
A Saudi tycoon reportedly acquires up to 50 percent of shares in the British media organization, the Independent.
Since the early hours of Saturday, the Saudi forces have started taking the town under heavy shellfire, virtually barricading the public in their homes.
Human Rights Watch calls on Saudi Arabia to clarify whether restrictions are imposed on the recently deposed crown prince’s freedom of movement.
Saudi Arabia's Supreme Court upholds the death sentences handed down to 14 Shia nationals amid the Riyadh regime’s heavy-handed crackdown on pro-democracy activists.
At least seven people are killed as Saudi forces intensify attacks on a besieged Shai town in the kingdom's troubled east.
Saudi Crown Prince Salman thinks removing the national guard minister would help lower the chances of a coup, according to a new report.
At least one person is killed as Saudi forces launched a fresh wave of shelling attacks against a besieged town in Eastern Province.
An analyst says the Saudi government uses executions to intimidate dissidents.
Saudi Arabia and its allies have put 18 entities and people on a terrorist blacklist over having purported links to Qatari authorities.
Amnesty International calls on Saudi Arabia to halt the executions of 14 individuals who were sentenced to death following a “grossly unfair mass trial.”
The new allegation, made by an anonymous source close to the Saudi court, is apparently aimed at justifying an abrupt ouster of the former crown prince, Mohammed bin Nayef.
The interior ministry says the three men were shot in an exchange of gunfire with police.
The Saudi king issues a string of decrees late at night to overhaul the country’s security system.
Mohammed bin Salman became Saudi Arabia’s crown prince in a secretive push that had been planned out in advance, a report says.
Saudi officials are to execute a partially deaf and blind man for attending an anti-regime protest.
Reports say Saudi forces have fatally shot three civilians in the city of Sihat in the kingdom’s Shia-dominated Eastern Province.
UK-based rights group has raised the alarm over the imminent execution of 14 people in Saudi Arabia based on evidence gathered under torture.
Unknown gunmen have shot dead a policeman and wounded another in Saudi Arabia’s troubled Qatif region.
The organization warns that the cholera outbreak, blamed on a blockade by Saudi Arabia, could spread during the Hajj pilgrimage.
Former British ambassador to Saudi Arabia Sir William Patey says the kingdom is fueling extremism in the UK and Europe.
A Saudi court postpones the trial of top Shia cleric Ayatollah al-Sheikh Hussein al-Radhi until next month.
Saudi Arabia uses the death penalty as a means to silence Shia dissent, says Amnesty International.
The workers suffocated as the fire engulfed the windowless house they shared.
Saudi Arabia and its allies say that a deal reached between the US and Qatar over battling terrorism is “insufficient.”
Saudi Arabia executes four people in Qatif region over allegations of conducting terrorist activities.
Amnesty International slams a UK court ruling which authorizes UK arms supplies to Saudi Arabia.
Shooting attacks in the Shia-populated Qatif region leaves one Saudi police officer and two civilians injured.
The UK High Court rules that the government’s arms sales to Saudi Arabia are lawful.
Women are still treated as slaves in Saudi Arabia, says an activist who was jailed for driving in the kingdom.
An attack on a Saudi police patrol wounds two officers in the kingdom’s Shia-populated Eastern Province.
A report says Egypt prevented the UN twice from including the Daesh branch in Saudi Arabia in its terrorism sanctions list.
Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Egypt and the UAE say they are ready to expand their siege against Qatar.
A Saudi special forces officer is killed and three others injured in eastern Saudi Arabia.
A British think tank says foreign funding for extremism in Britain mainly comes from Saudi Arabia.
A Saudi police officer has been killed by an explosive projectile in the kingdom’s Qatif region.
Muslims hold a protest rally in Washington to mark the 92th anniversary of Riyadh’s demolition of the historically revered cemetery of Jannat al-Baqi.
Saudi Arabia extends a deadline for Qatar to accept a list of its demands by 48 hours.
Prince Mohammed bin Nayef is reportedly placed under house arrest in an apparent bid to prevent unrest after the political earthquake in the Saudi kingdom.
Saudi Arabia’s Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubei says Arab states' demands from Qatar are non-negotiable.
Saudi security forces kill the president of a Quran council in Awamiyah Province.
The Human Rights Watch urges the new Saudi crown prince to end the country’s human rights violations and commit to reforms.