Saudi Ambassador to the UN Abdallah al-Mouallimi condemned “the grave deterioration in the state of human rights in Syria."
FIDE stands to gain 20% of the total prizes, which may explain why they intend to allow the Saudis to discriminate freely against anyone they care to, as long as the checks are in the mail.
Saudi Arabia denied visa to a Jerusalem Post reporter who isn't Israeli and never lived in Israel.
Abbas is in a fury due to the failure of the UN Security Council to pass a resolution forcing the US to rescind its recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.
Obama finally stops punishing Egypt for overthrowing the Muslim Brotherhood's Morsi
The UAE names two top US Islamic groups and the Muslim Brotherhood as terror groups.
Has the United States done anything right in the Middle East in the last few decades?
Saudi Arabia has posted an alert of a possible terror attack on Aramco's oil facilities and malls in the capital of Riyadh, Bloomberg News...
The Gulf nations led by Saudi Arabia join the United States and European Union in declaring Hezbollah a terror group.
This model offers the latest cockpit and training system modifications to help Saudi pilots transition to the Eurofighter Typhoon combat jet.
The Saudis reportedly made the announcement in a meeting with the United Nations’ Special Coordinator for the Middle East Peace Process, Nickolay Mladenov.
The kingdom has canceled its contract with a company that flew a Saudi plane to Ben Gurion airport for maintenance.
The FIDE "has agreed to strip Saudi Arabia from the right to host a forthcoming chess tournament, after a lawyers' letter was sent by two Israeli nationals."
The three Gulf states gave Qatari citizens two weeks to pack up their belongings and leave.
"I will participate in the celebrations for our independence and it is there that I will make known my position..."
Iran's clients and proxies use schools and hospitals to launch their attacks. The UN criticizes the other side for fighting back.
Mahmoud Abbas will never take any deal, no matter how sweet, because "there is no way he will allow himself to go down in history as the person who gave up on the 'right' of return."
The US State Department has renewed its warning to American citizens against traveling to Israel on the eve of 9/11, prior to the Jewish high holy days.
Secy of State John Kerry apparently responded to PM Netanyahu's call to denounce Iran's Holocaust cartoon contest.
UN Watch: 'Electing Saudi Arabia as chair of UN Human Rights groups is like maying a pyromaniac the town fire chief.'
The illegals include overstaying pilgrims and runaway workers who escaped from their employers.
Almost the entire Arab Middle East sees Iran as an enemy.
Iranian security forces shot and killed three of the terrorists and arrested a fourth, according to the news agencies. The fourth succumbed to his wounds shortly after.
The Shia rebel Houthis reportedly seized control of the Yemeni capital palace.
The email exchanges between Clinton's chief of staff with Huma Abedin may be crucial to understanding the role Abedin will have in the Clinton White House.
Either Obama or Kerry must tell the Saudis, bluntly, that they cannot have it both ways, Hier said.
According to Lavrov, the Arab peace initiative is a universal document, which everybody regards as the fitting foundation for a peaceful future between Arabs and Jews.
Kuwait has joined those who recalled their ambassadors from Iran over the crisis with Saudi Arabia.
Mogherini: The Secretary "heard very clearly from us . . . the most responsible attitude to take . . . should be that of maximum restraint, avoiding escalation on the military side."
Israel is seeking an increase in U.S. military aid because of increasing security needs and new US sales of advanced weapons to Arab nations...