Category: Saudi Arabia


Eleven Saudi princes have been arrested after they held a rally to protest a royal decision to make princes pay for their electricity and water consumption and refused to leave the royal palace. The princes also demanded financial compensation for […]


A ballistic missile fired toward Saudi Arabia by Houthi rebels was intercepted and destroyed by Saudi defense forces, according to a government statement. The missile was intercepted over Najran, a city in southwestern Saudi Arabia near the Yemen border. “The […]


Yemen’s Houthi rebel group has reportedly announced that its fighters had launched a “ballistic missile” at a military installation inside next-door Saudi Arabia. “The Houthis’ artillery unit has said a short-range ballistic missile was successfully test-fired at a military target […]


Al Bawaba has had an eventful 2017 covering news stories from the Middle East and world wide. From Trump’s declaration of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital ending decades of peace talks to Saudi’s monumental changes in law and practice meant to […]