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Opening Remarks for the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques during the Extraordinary G20 Leaders’ Summit

Press Release by Royal Embassy of Saudi Arabia New Delhi

Press Release by Royal Embassy of Saudi Arabia Your Majesties, Your Excellencies, Your Highnesses, Ladies and Gentlemen, In the beginning I’d like to welcome all of you to this extraordinary summit, thanking you all for your participation. We are holding this meeting to carry out our responsibilities as the leaders of the world’s largest economies, in order to combat the COVID-19 pandemic, which requires that

Israel Elections: Netanyahu Set to Win

Israel Elections: Netanyahu Set to Win

Israel Elections: Netanyahu Set to Win With 99 % of the votes counted, final results are to be officially published by March 9-10 Israel held its legislative elections on March 2, 2020, making these the third elections in less than a year. With more than 90 % of the votes counted, Netanyahu has claimed victory according to the television exit polls. According to the Election General, the

COVID-19: Iranian Deputy Health Minister and Parliamentarian Test Positive

COVID19: Iranian Deputy Health Minister Test Positive

COVID19: Iranian Deputy Health Minister Test Positive Iran’s population in shock; takes on social media to accuse the government of hiding the facts and figures Iran’s lawmaker and Deputy Health Minister have announced that they have been tested positive for the Coronavirus. The death toll, due to this virus, has risen up to 16, making Iran the state with the highest deaths recorded outside China, where the

Ivanka Trump Delivers Keynote Address at Global Women’s Forum Dubai

Ivanka Trump visited the UAE to participate in the Global Women's Forum at Dubai

Ivanka Trump visited the UAE to participate in the Global Women's Forum at Dubai She toured Abu Dhabi's grand mosque and had a private meeting with Crown Prince Mohammed bin Zayed Ivanka Trump recently visited the UAE to participate in the Global Women's Forum at Dubai (GWFD). She delivered the keynote address and participated in We-Fi MENA Regional Summit. In her speech, she lauded

UN to call for a ceasefire in Syria as Turkey-Russia tensions escalate

Turkey’s President Tayyip Recep Erdogan with Russian President Vladimir Putin

Turkey’s President Tayyip Recep Erdogan with Russian President Vladimir Putin After the deadly military clashes between Turkey and Syria in the last few days, the UN has called for an urgent meeting on Thursday, amid tensions between Ankara and Moscow. The decision to call for ceasefire comes after the Syrian military forces attacked the Turkish forces deployed along its border that killed

India and Israel complete 28 years of diplomatic ties

Prime Minister Narendra Modi with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu

Prime Minister Narendra Modi with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu On the 28th anniversary of India and Israel officially establishing their diplomatic ties, Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu exchanged pleasantries with his Indian counterpart, Narendra Modi. PM Modi congratulated Israel on continuing its 28 years of the strong relationship and warm friendship with India, on Twitter in Hebrew. Under the Modi government, India has renewed

US President Trump reveals Middle-East peace plans

US President Donald Trump proposes peace plans between Israel and Palestine

US President Donald Trump proposes peace plans between Israel and Palestine US President Donald Trump unveiled his much-anticipated peace plans for Israel-Palestine issues at the White House on Tuesday. President Trump was joined by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu at the unveiling of the proposed plans in Washington. Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas has strongly opposed President Trump’s proposal for a “two-state solution” calling it a

World leaders convene to commemorate the Holocaust Memorial in Jerusalem

Israel organises the fifth edition of the World Holocaust Forum in Jerusalem

Israel organises the fifth edition of the World Holocaust Forum in Jerusalem The world remembers the 75th anniversary of the liberation of the Auschwitz concentration camp at the World Holocaust Forum in Jerusalem; Poland gives it amiss amid tensions with Russia. The leaders of more than 40 countries have assembled in Jerusalem to commemorate the 75th anniversary of the liberation of the Auschwitz concentration camp. Israel

Qatar reaches out to Iran to mediate US-Iran towards ‘de-escalation’

Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani received Qatar’s Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Ahmed Al-Thani with the ceremonial ‘Guard of Honour’

Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani received Qatar’s Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Ahmed Al-Thani with the ceremonial ‘Guard of Honour’ Qatari Emir aims to bring regional stability with his visit to Tehran with his delegation and insists Iran deescalate tensions with the US through dialogues. Qatar decides to push both US and Iran towards mediation for de-escalation as its emir visits Tehran to contain the

Signs of de-escalation as US prefer to go with sanctions than war with Iran

US President Donald Trump in his address to the nation after Iran attacks US Green Zone in Iraq

US President Donald Trump in his address to the nation after Iran attacks US Green Zone in Iraq Washington decides to take on Iran with dialogues and sanctions as Tehran airstrikes on the US bases result in no causalities. The US-Iran standoff shows signs of losing momentum on the battlefield as US President Donald Trump, in his public address, showed restraint to Iran’s retaliation

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