Tag Archives: Saudi Arabia

Gaza passengers stuck in Cairo, Rafah and Saudi Arabia

Maan News Agency | July 8, 2013   GAZA CITY (Ma’an) — Dozens of Palestinians are being held at Cairo International Airport after Egypt closed its border with the Gaza Strip/ Egypt’s army closed the Rafah crossing on Friday, citing unrest in Sinai. Palestinians flying into Cairo airport have been forced to either return to […]

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Saudi silence on Israeli-seized islands

PressTV –  Wed Oct 5, 2011 9:12AM Saudi Arabia and the Western states have kept silent for decades regarding the occupation of two Saudi western islands by the Israeli regime. Israeli forces reportedly occupied Saudi Arabia’s Tiran and Sanafir Islands in 1967. The two islands are located at the southern end of the Gulf of […]

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Gaza woman urges Saudi king to release her son

Maan News Agency | Aug 23, 2011 GAZA CITY (Ma’an) — A Palestinian woman in Gaza has written to King Abdullah Bin Abdul Aziz urging him to release her son, who has been imprisoned in Saudi Arabia for over 18 months. Maria Nasrallah Abu Khater, 90, said her son Muhammad was not given a reason […]

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Saudi Arabia calls on Quartet to support Palestine unity deal

[ 04/05/2011 – 03:40 PM ] RIYADH, (PIC)– Saudi Arabia has called on the powerful Quartet to encourage and support the signed Hamas-Fatah unity deal, and not only to recognize it. Saudi Arabian Prince Talal bin Badr Al Saud advocated that Palestinian unity is in the interest of democracy, stability, and peace in the region. […]

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