11 Saudi princes arrested for holding anti-austerity protest

11 Saudi princes arrested for holding anti-austerity protest

Dhaka, Jan 7 (UNB)- Saudi authorities have arrested 11 princes for holding a protest at a royal palace in the capital Riyadh, reports BBC.

 
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11 Saudi princes arrested for holding anti-austerity protest

Dhaka, Jan 7 (UNB)- Saudi authorities have arrested 11 princes for holding a protest at a royal palace in the capital Riyadh, reports BBC.

Mideast braces for fallout from Trump's move on Jerusalem 

Jerusalem, Dec 7 (AP/UNB) — Palestinians shuttered schools and shops and called for protests in West Bank towns on Thursday, in show of anger over President Donald Trump's recognition of...

Egypt: Militants kill at least 235 in attack on Sinai mosque 

El-Arish, Nov 24 (AP/UNB) — Egyptian state news agency MENA reports that 85 people have been killed in a bombing and shooting attack on a mosque in the volatile northern...

Qatari emir: Boycotting Arab nations don't want to negotiate 

Dubai, Nov 15 (AP/UNB) — Qatar's emir says the four Arab nations that are boycotting his tiny, energy-rich country don't want to negotiate to end the monthslong diplomatic crisis that...

Lebanon minister says probe 'libelous' Saudis 

Beirut, Nov 11 (AP/UNB) — Lebanon's Justice Minister has asked the country's prosecutor general to launch an investigation against two Saudi citizens who appeared on a TV talk show and...

Turkish, Qatari ministers meet amid crisis with Arab states

Turkey's state-run news agency says Qatar's defense minister has arrived in Turkey for talks amid his nation's feud with four major Arab states.

White House warns Syria's Assad against chemical attack

Washington, Jun 27 (AP/UNB) — The White House issued a stern warning to Syrian President Bashar Assad on Monday night as it claimed "potential" evidence that Syria was preparing for...