The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia followed, with great disappointment, the announcement made by the President of the United States Donald Trump, recognizing Jerusalem as the capital of Israel and relocating the United States’ embassy to Jerusalem.
The Attorney General, a member of the Supreme Anti-Corruption Committee, formed by Royal Order No. (A/38) on November 4, 2017 issued the following status update concerning the Anti-Corruption proceedings.
The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) has expressed the country’s deep concerns over media reports that the United States of America’s (U.S.) Administration intends to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel and to relocate its embassy there.
An official with the Coalition Forces Supporting the Legitimacy in Yemen, in cooperation with the legitimate government of the Republic of Yemen, announced the receipt of the first Saudi Royal Air Force plane in Al Ghaidah Airport, located in the Yemeni Al Mahra province, now operating to receive aircrafts carrying relief and humanitarian assistance. The plane was carrying 5,000 tons of food provided by the King Salman Center for Relief and Humanitarian Aid.
The official spokesman for the Coalition to Restore Legitimacy in Yemen, Colonel Turki Al-Malki, said that at 8:20 pm on Thursday, the Saudi Royal Air Force (RAF) sighted the launch of a ballistic missile from within Yemen towards the Kingdom's territory. He further iterated that the missile was heading towards the city of Khamis Mushait in the southwestern province of Asir. Col.
The Islamic Military Counter Terrorism Coalition (IMCTC) convened in Riyadh on November 26 under the theme “Allied Against Terrorism." The IMCTC, which is comprised of 41 member Islamic countries, was the inaugural meeting of the IMCTC Ministers of Defense Council with the participation of Ministers of Defense of Coalition member countries and delegates from diplomatic missions and international organizations in Saudi Arabia.
As a follow-up to the statement Issued on Wednesday, November 22 by the Coalition to Restore Legitimacy in Yemen in regards to the reopening of the Hudaydah Port and Sanaa Airport; the Coalition’s spokesperson, Col. Turki Al Maliki made a statement today detailing the reasons of the temporary closure of ports in Yemen and the extent of aid facilitated since their reopening. Col.
With reference to the measures taken by the Coalition to Restore Legitimacy in Yemen in response to the Iranian-backed Houthi Militia's launch of an Iranian-made ballistic missile, which was smuggled into Yemen, and used by the Houthis to target Riyadh, in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, the Command of the Coalition to Restore Legitimacy in Yemen announced today, Wednesday, November 22, 2017, that the relevant departments within the Command have completed a comprehensive review of the inspection and verification procedures used to implement the United Nations Security Council Resolution 2216,
The Muslim World League's Secretary General, His Excellency Dr. Mohammed Al-Aissa, visited the largest European Cathedral in Paris, Notre' Dame. He was warmly received by the clergy in the Notre Dame Church. Both parties expressed their wishes to promote communication that highlights their respective religions' shared values to cultivate bi-lateral understanding.