Post Tagged with: "Saudi Arabia"

UN envoy: No prospect of Rohingya refugees going home soon

UN envoy: No prospect of Rohingya refugees going home soon

DHAKA: A UN human rights envoy said that hundreds of thousands of Muslim refugees won‘t be able to return to soon because of threats to their safety in the Buddhist-majority nation. Myanmar has been criticised by global rights groups and many nations for state-sponsored violence against ethnic minorities. Yanghee Lee, […]

Turkey set for international probe into Khashoggi death

Turkey set for international probe into Khashoggi death

ANKARA: Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu says is preparing to take steps to launch an international investigation into the killing of Saudi journalist . In comments carried by state-run Anadolu Agency late Monday, Cavusoglu said Turkey had prepared the groundwork and would soon take the “necessary steps.” He did not […]

Bangladesh PM Hasina seeks people‘s support at victory rally

Bangladesh PM Hasina seeks people‘s support at victory rally

DHAKA: Bangladeshi Prime Minister , who won a third straight term with an overwhelming majority in last month‘s election, sought the people‘s support at a victory rally Saturday amid international calls for an investigation into alleged irregularities during the polls. The opposition is demanding a new election, saying the December […]

Saudi crown prince shows a ‘chilling‘ instability: US senator

Saudi crown prince shows a ‘chilling‘ instability: US senator

ANKARA: Saudi Arabia?s Mohammed bin Salman has shown ?a level of instability that is chilling,? and US lawmakers will take action against the crown prince for his role in the murder of journalist , Senator Lindsey Graham said. Sanctions are forthcoming, likely in the next few days or weeks, the […]

Canadian authorities examining case of Saudi man who fled Canada after sexual assault charge

Canadian authorities examining case of Saudi man who fled Canada after sexual assault charge

Canada?s foreign minister said Thursday her government is looking into the case of a Saudi Arabian man charged with sexual assault who might have fled Canada despite having his passport seized. Nova Scotia?s prosecution service said this month that Mohammed Zuraibi Alzoabi had bail posted by the Saudi Arabian Embassy […]