Saudi Arabia

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  • U.S.-Saudi Arabia Yesterday 12:35

    By Ramin Hossein Abadian 

    The new Saudi-American plan in eastern Syria doomed to fail

    TEHRAN - The U.S. and Saudi Arabia have just began new actions in eastern Syria. Meanwhile, leaked audio from a Syrian opponent reveals that Riyadh and Washington are launching a new plan in eastern Syria.

  • Aramco 2019-09-15 18:07

    Drone strikes disrupt almost half of Saudi oil capacity

    Drone attacks claimed by Yemen’s Houthi rebels struck two key oil installations inside Saudi Arabia on Saturday, damaging facilities that process the vast majority of the country’s crude output and raising the risk of a disruption in world oil supplies.

  • Hajj return flights conclude 2019-09-12 00:41

    Hajj Return Flights is done

    TEHRAN - Hajj return flights from Saudi Arabia to Iran came to an end on Monday, when the last flight returning Iranian hajj pilgrims from Medina landed at Imam Khomeini International Airport.

  • Quayyum Raja 2019-09-07 12:21

    By Quayyum Raja

    The Muslims can’t survive without unity!

    MASHAHD - What is the definition of survival?  In my opinion, it is not just an ability to feed oneself or even enjoy life, but an ability to have a voice without which there is no respect and honor in the world.  Whoever doesn’t have a voice, have no say in the matters and decisions affecting their lives as it has been happening ever since the establishment of the United Nations driven by the undemocratic Security Council with a political hegemony. 

  • mousavi 2019-09-01 18:17

    Iran: Air strike on Yemen detention center marks newest Saudi war crime 

    TEHRAN – Saudi-led air strikes on a detention center in southwest Yemen on Sunday, which killed and wounded dozens of people, drew a strong rebuke from Tehran.

  • Hossein Askari 2019-09-01 10:44

    By Javad Heirannia

    UAE is talking to Iran because it wants to withdraw from the Yemen debacle: Askari

    TEHRAN – Professor Hossein Askari, an expert on Saudi Arabia who also teaches international business at the George Washington University, believes that “I think the UAE is talking to Iran because it wants to withdraw from the Yemen debacle and slowly reduce its collaboration with MBS.”

  • Iranian hajj pilgrims returning home 2019-08-17 18:54

    Iranian hajj pilgrims returning home

    TEHRAN – The first group of Iranian hajj pilgrims flew home on Friday, departing from Medina in Saudi Arabia to Sari, the capital of Mazandaran province, Tasnim reported.

  • Four years ago, in September 2015, the sweetness of Eid al-Adha (Eid Qurban) was turned into bitterness for Muslims all around the world, especially in Iran. 2019-08-14 11:35

    By Mohammad Homaeefar

    A blood money that is beyond calculation

    TEHRAN - Four years ago, in September 2015, the sweetness of Eid al-Adha (Eid Qurban) was turned into bitterness for Muslims all around the world, especially in Iran. The news was shocking, more than three thousand Muslims had died or got injured over the annual Hajj pilgrimage in Mina, Mecca, Saudi Arabia.

  • Supreme Leader Yemen 2019-08-13 21:27

    Ayatollah Khamenei: Intra-Yemeni dialogue needed for a united Yemen

    TEHRAN – Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, Leader of the Islamic Revolution, said on Tuesday Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates have committed “great crimes” in Yemen.

  • chomsky 2019-08-13 15:09

    Chomsky:  Those who want to use force are deeply concerned about Iran’s deterrence strategy 

    Noam Chomsky elaborates on the ulterior motives behind the rhetoric by the United States that constantly claims Iran is the greatest threat to world peace. Chomsky says, “Iran has a very low military spending by the standards of the region, much lower than Saudi Arabia, Israel (and) others. The (Iranian) strategy is defensive. They want to deter attack long enough for diplomacy to be entertained.”  He adds: “Why are the United States and Israel so concerned about deterrent?   Who is concerned about deterrent? Those who want to use force. Those who want to be free to use force are deeply concerned about potential deterrent.”

  • pilgrimage experience 2019-08-10 16:23

    By Dr. Seyed Hossein Hosseiniseddiq

    The pilgrimage experience

    As the Hajj is approaching again, I would like to share my pilgrimage experiences with the readers of the Tehran Times.

  • Mohammad Javad Zarif 2019-08-07 18:42

    “We neither buy security nor sell it”.

    People form the cornerstone of Iran’s power, Zarif says

    TEHRAN – Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Wednesday that it is the people and not foreign powers that form the basis of Iran’s power.

  • Colin S. Cavell 2019-08-05 11:56

    By Mohammad Ali Haqshenas

    Failure in Yemen to be ‘death sentence’ of Saudi monarchy: Prof. Cavell

    TEHRAN – Professor of political science Colin S. Cavell believes that failure of Saudi Arabia “to reassert its hegemonic control over Yemen will be a death sentence on the continuation of the Saudi monarchy.”

  • Paul Pillar 2019-08-04 19:27

    Paul Pillar: UAE Recognized Failure of Military Intervention in Yemen

    TEHRAN - Paul R. Pillar, a retired CIA officer, says the UAE has come to recognize that its military cooperation with the Saudis in war on Yemen has failed to make any achievement.

  • The rise of Yemeni long-range missiles  2019-08-04 10:08

    By Fatemeh Salehi

    The rise of Yemeni long-range missiles 

    TEHRAN - Yemen army and public groups attacked the furthest eastern part of East Saudi Arabia, in Dammam, for the very first time with a long-range ballistic missile. 

  • Riyadh welcomes Iran’s condition for resuming Umrah Hajj 2019-08-03 19:28

    Riyadh welcomes Iran’s condition for resuming Umrah Hajj

    TEHRAN – Saudi Hajj Minister Muhammad Saleh bin Taher Benten has welcomed Tehran’s condition including guaranteeing dignity and safety of Iranian pilgrims for resuming Umrah Hajj.

  • Yemen 2019-07-30 20:04

    Tehran strongly condemns Saudi air raid on Yemen

    TEHRAN – Iran’s Foreign Ministry has strongly condemned the latest Saudi-led airstrikes on a market in the northern Yemeni province of Sa’ada which left dozens of civilians dead or wounded.

  • Tehran welcomes rapprochement with Riyadh 2019-07-29 19:53

    Tehran welcomes rapprochement with Riyadh

    TEHRAN – Foreign Ministry spokesman Abbas Mousavi on Monday described as a “positive signal” a call by Riyadh for talks with Tehran, calling on all Muslim countries to set aside their differences to move forward. 

  • Saudia Arabia- Iran 2019-07-28 10:21

    By Saeed Sadraian

    The reflection of “the powerful Iran” in the land of revelation

    Now that thousands of Iranian pilgrims are on their spiritual journey to the holy cities of Mecca and Medina; it is a good time to see how Saudis and other Muslims treat Iranian citizens.

  • Falahatpisheh 2019-07-27 21:03

    Iran should welcome de-escalation gesture with Arab neighbors, MP says

    TEHRAN - Heshmatollah Falahatpisheh, a member of the Majlis National Security and Foreign Policy Committee, is of the opinion that Arab countries in the Persian Gulf region are seeking to de-escalate tension in the region, a movement which he says Iran should welcome.

  • Sanders 2019-07-27 20:48

    Sanders: Not America’s job to hate Iran or love Israel

    TEHRAN – Vermont Senator and 2020 presidential hopeful Bernie in a Friday interview with Pod Save America said it is not the United States’ proper role to hate a country such as Iran or love another one such as Israel.

  • Mohammad Javad Jamali 2019-07-26 19:50

    Saudi Arabia can be Iran’s ‘strategic partner’, MP says

    TEHRAN - Mohammad Javad Jamali Nobandegani, the deputy chairman of the Majlis National Security and Foreign Policy Committee, has said that Saudi Arabia can be a “strategic partner” of Iran if it abandons following the United States.

  • British oil tanker 2019-07-26 13:55

    By Fatemeh Salehi

    The different reactions of Arab governments and nations toward the seizure UK tanker 

    TEHRAN - On Friday, a British oil tanker was seized in the Strait of Hormuz by the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC). The tanker was seized due to violation of maritime laws, causing marine pollution and endangering other vessels. 

  • Saudi Arabia released Iranian tanker 2019-07-21 00:04

    Iranian tanker seized by Saudi Arabia released

    TEHRAN – An Iranian ship that had been involuntarily kept by Saudi Arabia in Jeddah port was released on Saturday.

  • zarif 2019-07-20 19:32

    By Negar Asadi

    Zarif says U.S. has ‘shot itself in the foot’ by leaving JCPOA

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has said that the U.S. has “shot itself in the foot” by withdrawing from the 2015 nuclear deal, officially known as the JCPOA.

  • Bolton Trump Pompeo 2019-07-17 11:53

    By M.A. Saki

    “We’ll see how it goes”

    Here is the deal: President Trump lifted waivers on Iranian oil to strangle the country’s oil-dependent economy under the “maximum pressure” policy. Tehran won relief from international sanctions following a multilateral accord with six world powers, including the U.S., in 2015.

  • Bahrain recruited al-Qaeda operatives to target dissidents 2019-07-17 00:40

    Bahrain recruited al-Qaeda operatives to target dissidents, Iran: Documentary

    A documentary by Qatar’s pan-Arab broadcaster Al Jazeera has revealed that Bahrain recruited al-Qaeda terrorists to take out dissidents inside the Arab country and conduct terrorist attacks in Iran.

  • Yemen 2019-07-14 12:32

    By Hanif Ghaffari

    The failure of Yemen invaders

    TEHRAN - It has been four years since the Yemen war started, but the Saud Arabia, United Arab Emirates (UAE) and other invaders have not been able to succeed even in a small part of their plans in Yemen. The bravery and resistance of Yemenis has now forced UAE to leave the battle field, even though the country has been among the main invaders of Yemen for years. 

  •  A formal ceremony was held at the Imam Khomeini International Airport to bid farewell to the first batches of Iranian Hajj pilgrims, July 8, 2019. 2019-07-08 19:53

    First groups of Hajj pilgrims leave for Saudi Arabia

    TEHRAN – On Monday, first batches of Iranian Hajj pilgrims departed from nine airports for Saudi Arabia.

  • Happiness I 2019-07-06 18:46

    Lawmaker: Saudi insistence on holding Iranian oil tanker stokes tension 

    TEHRAN - An Iranian lawmaker said on Saturday that Saudi Arabia's persistence in continued seizure of an Iranian oil tanker is stirring tensions in the region.