Gulf Times - SAUDI
Saudi races to restore oil supply after drone strikes

Saudi races to restore oil supply after drone strikes

Saudi Arabia raced on Sunday to restart operations at oil plants hit by drone attacks which slashed its production by half, as Iran dismissed US claims it was behind the assault.

Saudi attacks raise spectre of oil at $100

Saudi attacks raise spectre of oil at $100

The oil market will rally by $5-$10 per barrel when it opens today and may spike to as high as $100 per barrel if Saudi Arabia fails to quickly resume oil supply lost after attacks over the weekend, traders and analysts said.

Houthi drone strikes disrupt Saudi oil flows

Houthi drone strikes disrupt Saudi oil flows

Yemen's Houthi group on Saturday attacked two plants at the heart of Saudi Arabia's oil industry, including the world's biggest petroleum processing facility, in a strike that three sources said ...

Amnesty calls on Saudi to reveal fate of Qatari father, son

Amnesty calls on Saudi to reveal fate of Qatari father, son

Amnesty International on Tuesday launched an international campaign to demand that the Saudi authorities reveal the fate of Qatari citizen Ali Nasser Jarallah 70, and his 17-year-old son Abdulhadi ...

More than 100 killed in air strike on Yemen prison: ICRC

More than 100 killed in air strike on Yemen prison: ICRC

More than 100 people are believed to have been killed in an air strike by the Saudi-led military coalition on a detention centre in Yemen, the International Committee of the Red Cross said Sunday.

UN committee rejects Saudi, UAE objections; upholds Qatar's stance

UN committee rejects Saudi, UAE objections; upholds Qatar's stance

The Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination (CERD) on Thursday issued two decisions dismissing objections submitted by Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates ...

NHRC expresses concern over forced disappearance of 2 Qatari citizens in Saudi

NHRC expresses concern over forced disappearance of 2 Qatari citizens in Saudi

The National Human Rights Committee (NHRC) said it has received credible information about the enforced disappearance of 70-year-old Qatari national Ali Nasser Ali Jarallah and his 17-year-old son ...

Facebook dismantles Saudi campaign to defame Qatar, others

Facebook dismantles Saudi campaign to defame Qatar, others

People connected to the government of Saudi Arabia have run a network of fake accounts and pages on Facebook to promote state propaganda and attack regional rivals, the social media giant said on Thursday.

NHRC welcomes release of citizen detained in Saudi

NHRC welcomes release of citizen detained in Saudi

The National Human Rights Committee (NHRC) has welcomed the release of Qatari citizen Mohsen Saleh Saadoun al-Korbi, who had been arbitrarily detained by the Saudi authorities ...

Qatar was not consulted on Saudi summit statements: FM

Qatar was not consulted on Saudi summit statements: FM

Qatar said on Sunday that it rejected the outcome of the recent Makkah talks on mounting regional tensions with Iran as Doha had not been properly consulted.

Protest against arms supply to Saudi Arabia

Protest against arms supply to Saudi Arabia

People attend a demonstration to protest against the loading of weapons aboard the Bahri-Yanbu, a cargo ship operating for Saudi Arabia's defence and interior ministries, in Le Havre, France.

Lebanon seizes 800,000 stimulant pills in major drug bust

Lebanon seizes 800,000 stimulant pills in major drug bust

Lebanon's police said Saturday it has seized more than 800,000 pills of the amphetamine-type stimulant captagon worth around $12 million in a bust coordinated with other regional authorities.