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Jamal Khashoggi’s fiancee urges Justin Bieber to cancel Saudi Arabia performance

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The fiancee of murdered Saudi Arabian journalist Jamal Khashoggi has called on Justin Bieber to cancel his performance in the kingdom’s second-largest city Jeddah scheduled for 5 December. Khashoggi was killed and dis...

Eternals banned in Saudi Arabia, Qatar and Kuwait after Disney refuses gay cuts – reports

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Marvel’s latest big-budget adventure Eternals has been pulled from Saudi Arabia, Qatar and Kuwait after Disney reportedly refused to cut a same-sex kiss. According to the Hollywood Reporter, the $200m movie will not b...

Specter of problematic crown prince looms over Biden’s Saudi Arabia policy

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When Joe Biden was recently asked whether gas prices would come down soon, the US president offered a cryptic explanation of how his strained relations with Saudi Arabia were at least partly to blame for the price at ...

Less than a third of UK public would support a Saudi Arabia trade deal

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Less than a third of the UK public would support a trade deal with Saudi Arabia, data published by the government has revealed as the foreign secretary, Liz Truss, meets senior figures in the oil-rich state. Truss is ...

Saudi Arabia accused of forcing Yemenis in the kingdom out of their jobs

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Saudi Arabia is imposing a collective dual punishment on the Yemeni people by driving them out of jobs in the kingdom while continuing to impose an oil and aid blockade on Yemen, it was claimed at the UN security coun...

Newcastle fans speak of suffering but what about actual suffering in Saudi Arabia?

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There used to be a sport over there. Football has never been pure. There have always been the rich looking to improve their reputations by investing in clubs. Even in its amateur days, football was rotten, amateurism ...

Saudi Arabia takeover of Newcastle United will be decided in January

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The controversial Saudi Arabian-led takeover of Newcastle United is set to be approved if the club can prove the Gulf kingdom will not be a director of the club. That issue is due to be determined in early January whe...

Where’s Edelyn? The search for the Filipina maid who vanished in Saudi Arabia

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Edelyn Eborda Astudillo wanted a better life for her three children. The 36-year-old from Mariveles in the Philippines, and her husband, Crisanto, had been unemployed for six years and things were getting desperate. S...

Outcry as Saudi Arabia executes young Shia man for ‘rebellion’

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Saudi Arabia has executed a young man who was convicted on charges stemming from his participation in an anti-government rebellion by minority Shia Muslims. A leading rights group said his trial was “deeply flawed”. I...

Tyson Fury announces he will fight Anthony Joshua in Saudi Arabia

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Tyson Fury has announced his all-British heavyweight showdown with Anthony Joshua will take place in Saudi Arabia on 14 August. In a video posted to Twitter, the 32-year-old said: “I have got some massive news. I have...

‘No reason’ Joshua v Fury fight in Saudi Arabia won’t be finalised this week

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Eddie Hearn has insisted there is “no reason” why Anthony Joshua’s world heavyweight unification showdown with Tyson Fury won’t be finalised this week, with the fight set to take place in Jeddah in Saudi Arabia on eit...

High court to hear legal battle over UK arms sales to Saudi Arabia

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Anti-arms trade campaigners have been given permission to challenge in the high court the UK government’s decision to resume the sale of arms to Saudi Arabia that could be used in the war in Yemen. Campaign Against Ar...

Saudi Arabia jails alleged satirist ‘identified in Twitter infiltration’

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A Saudi court’s decision to sentence an aid worker to 20 years in prison for allegedly using a satirical Twitter account to mock the Riyadh government has been linked to the infiltration of Twitter by Saudi agents in ...

Saudi Arabia proposes ceasefire to Yemen’s Houthi rebels to end war

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Saudi Arabia has offered Yemen’s Houthi rebels a nationwide ceasefire in a series of proposals aimed at ending the brutal six-year war in the country, including the partial lifting of the blockade on Sana’a internatio...

Australian extradited to Saudi Arabia faces ‘credible risk’ of torture

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An Australian citizen has been extradited to Saudi Arabia just days after a Moroccan court approved the transfer request, and without allowing his lawyers, who say he faces a “credible risk” of torture, time to appeal...

Moroccan court approves Australian citizen’s extradition to Saudi Arabia

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The wife of an Australian citizen who is to be extradited to Saudi Arabia says she “hopes a miracle will happen” after a Moroccan court approved his transfer. International lawyers acting for Osama al-Hasani, 42, have...

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