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Shrapnel, fire in Saudi airport passenger hall after missile strike

13 Jun 2019

ABHA, Saudi Arabia As Nadia Assiri waited inside a regional Saudi Arabian airport for her sister to arrive from the capital Riyadh, an explosion threw her to the floor and ignited a fire.

Saudi Arabia says firm stand needed to deter Iran, Iraq demurs

31 May 2019

MECCA, Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia's King Salman told an emergency Arab summit on Friday that decisive action was needed to stop Iranian "escalations" following attacks on Gulf oil assets, as U.S. officials said a military deployment had deterred Tehran. | Video

UPDATE 7-Saudi Arabia says firm Arab stand needed to deter Iran, Iraq demurs

31 May 2019

* Emergency summits follow attacks on pumping station, tankers

Saudi Arabia gathers Arab leaders over attacks on oil assets

30 May 2019

JEDDAH, Saudi Arabia, May 30 Arab leaders gather in Saudi Arabia on Thursday for emergency summits that Riyadh hopes will deliver a strong message to Iran that regional powers will defend their interests against any threat following attacks on Gulf oil assets this month.

Top U.S. security adviser: Iranian mines likely caused UAE tanker blasts

29 May 2019

ABU DHABI/JEDDAH, Saudi Arabia U.S. National Security Adviser John Bolton said on Wednesday that naval mines "almost certainly from Iran" were used to attack oil tankers off the United Arab Emirates this month, and warned Tehran against conducting new operations. | Video

Saudi Arabia's Napco National plans float, picks Saudi Fransi to advise-sources

27 May 2019

DUBAI/RIYADH, May 27 Saudi Arabia-based home disposables manufacturer Napco National is planning a potential public share sale and has hired the investment banking arm of Banque Saudi Fransi to advise on the deal, sources told Reuters.

UPDATE 2-Mall operator Arabian Centres shares drop below IPO price

22 May 2019

* Saudi Arabia's main index up more than 10 pct this year (Updates share price, adds CEO quotes, adds TV)

Trump, Saudi Arabia warn Iran against Middle East conflict

20 May 2019

RIYADH U.S. President Donald Trump issued a new threat to Tehran on Sunday, tweeting that a conflict would be the "official end" of Iran, as Saudi Arabia warned it stood ready to respond with "all strength" and said it was up to Iran to avoid war. | Video

CORRECTED-UPDATE 5-Trump, Saudi Arabia warn Iran against Middle East conflict

20 May 2019

RIYADH, May 19 U.S. President Donald Trump issued a new threat to Tehran on Sunday, tweeting that a conflict would be the "official end" of Iran, as Saudi Arabia warned it stood ready to respond with "all strength" and said it was up to Iran to avoid war.

Saudi Arabia says seeking to avert war, ball in Iran's court

19 May 2019

RIYADH, May 19 Saudi Arabia wants to avert war in the region but stands ready to respond with "all strength and determination" following last week's attacks on Saudi oil assets, a senior official said on Sunday, adding that the ball was now in Iran's court.

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