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TEHRAN, February 20 - Three months on from Saudi Arabia’s crackdown on corruption — which saw hundreds of the country’s elite arrested — most detainees have now been released, and Riyadh is trying to lure investors back.
News ID: 19629    Publish Date : 2018/02/20


TEHRAN, February 16 - Pakistan's military says it is sending troops to assist Saudi Arabia on a training mission but that they will not be deployed in conflict zones outside the kingdom.
News ID: 19427    Publish Date : 2018/02/16


TEHRAN, February 11 - Saudi regime forces have arrested three young Shia men, including a minor, in the kingdom’s Shia-populated and oil-rich Eastern Province as the Riyadh regime presses ahead with its brutal clampdown against members of the religious community.
News ID: 19200    Publish Date : 2018/02/11


TEHRAN, February 7 - London police have inadvertently confirmed that Saudi Arabian Prince Mohammad bin Salman will visit the UK in March, igniting fresh calls from activists to have the royal arrested upon his arrival for alleged war crimes in Yemen.
News ID: 19010    Publish Date : 2018/02/07


TEHRAN, January 30 - Saudi Arabia's attorney general said on Tuesday $107 billion has been recovered so far in a major crackdown on high-level corruption and that 56 suspects were still being investigated.
News ID: 18604    Publish Date : 2018/01/30


TEHRAN, January 29 - A senior human rights activist from Sweden slammed the Saudi regime for its heinous crimes against the Yemeni people and raised the alarm that Riyadh is seeking to relocate the Daesh (also known as ISIS or ISIL) terrorist group to Yemen.
News ID: 18538    Publish Date : 2018/01/29


TEHRAN, January 27 - The Syrian ambassador to the United Nations and head of the government delegation to intra-Syrian peace talks strongly rejected a proposal offered by some countries, including the US and Saudi Arabia, for the resolution of the Syrian crisis, saying the so-called peace plan is “not even worth the ink.”
News ID: 18423    Publish Date : 2018/01/27


TEHRAN, January 25 - Several people were killed and residential areas were destroyed in a series of Saudi-led air raids on Yemen’s northwestern province of Sa’ada.
News ID: 18348    Publish Date : 2018/01/25


TEHRAN, January 24 - Iran has captured two large caches of explosives and powerful bombs that were supposed to be detonated in populated areas as part of two terrorist plots, one of them directly designed and led by Saudi Arabia.
News ID: 18334    Publish Date : 2018/01/24


TEHRAN, January 1 - Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Qassemi condemned Trump’s recent meddling and insulting tweets on Iran’s domestic issues.
News ID: 17455    Publish Date : 2018/01/02


TEHRAN, January 1 - Drivers in Saudi Arabia have expressed concerns over the kingdom’s plan to increase local gasoline prices starting from Monday as the country struggles with a budget deficit.
News ID: 17420    Publish Date : 2018/01/01


TEHRAN, January 1 - Nearly two dozen civilians have been killed and several others injured when Saudi military aircraft carried out separate airstrikes against residential areas in Yemen as the Riyadh regime presses ahead with its atrocious bombardment campaign against its southern neighbor.
News ID: 17409    Publish Date : 2018/01/01


TEHRAN, December 31 - A former national security official at the White House warned Saudi Arabia about the dire consequences of its support for the terrorist groups, voicing concern that Al Saud, encouraged by US President Donald Trump, could risk confrontation with Iran.
News ID: 17374    Publish Date : 2017/12/31


TEHRAN, December 29 - Two sons of Saudi Arabia’s late King Abdullah have been released from detention at Riyadh’s Ritz-Carlton hotel, days after nearly two dozen other detainees in the kingdom’s two-month-old anti-corruption campaign were also freed.
News ID: 17304    Publish Date : 2017/12/29


TEHRAN, December 28 - The ongoing Saudi aggression on Yemen has been escalated in December, marking a stunning death toll in the impoverished Arab country.
News ID: 17283    Publish Date : 2017/12/28


TEHRAN, December 28 - While thousands are decrying the reported abuse of Ethiopian migrants in Saudi Arabia, one woman hopes to stir more activism in Africa.
News ID: 17278    Publish Date : 2017/12/28


TEHRAN, December 27 - Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri announced his short-lived resignation in early November under heavy duress from the Saudi Arabian government, according to a New York Times report based on the accounts of Lebanese, Western and regional officials, as well as other figures close to Hariri.
News ID: 17245    Publish Date : 2017/12/27


TEHRAN, December 25 - Yemeni forces have fired a Zelzal 2 (Earthquake-2) ballistic missile at a position of Saudi-backed mercenaries in the Nihm district of the country's western Sana'a province, inflicting heavy casualties on them.
News ID: 17185    Publish Date : 2017/12/25


TEHRAN, December 22 - A former high-ranking Saudi official has lost his life in police custody after authorities subjected him to various forms of torture, as part of the oil-rich kingdom’s purported anti-graft campaign, which is considered the biggest purge of political dissidents and the elite in the country’s modern history.
News ID: 17081    Publish Date : 2017/12/22


TEHRAN, December 21 - A senior Iranian official said Saudi Arabia’s failure in the war on Yemen resembles that of the US in Vietnam back in 1970s, rejecting Washington’s claims of Tehran’s arms transfer to Yemeni forces as an attempt to justify the defeat of its allies in the offensive.
News ID: 17037    Publish Date : 2017/12/21