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Qatari emir, Saudi crown prince and Emirati NSA hold ‘brotherly meeting’ at Red Sea

Dawn 18 Sep 2021
Emir of Qatar Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad Al Thani, Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud and UAE National Security Adviser Sheikh Tahnoun Bin Zayed Al Nahyan held a “brotherly” meeting at the Red Sea on Friday. Director of the Private Office of the Saudi Crown Prince, Badr Al Asaker, shared a picture of the three on Twitter.
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Antiwar Voices Blast Biden Over ‘Absurd’ $500 Million Saudi Military Contract

Antiwar 18 Sep 2021
Reuters reports the proposal is the first major military deal involving Saudi Arabia sent to Congress since Biden took office ... “Not Yemeni civilians or Saudi women.” ... Providing such support to #Saudi undermines the credibility of any US #Yemen diplomacy, let alone the human rights and so-called US led rules based intl order rhetoric.
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US State Dept okays $500m defence accord with Saudi Arabia

The News International 18 Sep 2021
WASHINGTON. The US State Department has approved a potential agreement covering up to $500 million in military support services for Saudi Arabia, and has sent the agreement to Congress for review, the Pentagon said. It was the first major defence agreement for Saudi Arabia sent to Congress since President Joe Biden took office on Jan ... ISLAMABAD ... .
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US State Department approves $500 million helicopter maintenance deal for Saudi Arabia

Press TV 17 Sep 2021
The US State Department has approved a potential military agreement with Saudi Arabia, a week after President Joe Biden ordered a declassification review of files about 9/11 attacks on the United States ... It was the first major defense agreement for Saudi Arabia sent to Congress since Biden took office on January 20.
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Qatar’s Emir, Saudi Crown Prince, UAE National Security Advisor meet

Gulf News 17 Sep 2021
Director of the Private Office of the Saudi Crown Prince Badr Al Asaker, published a photo of the three officials on his twitter page ... Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince welcomed Qatar’s Emir to Jeddah in first visit after January’s AlUla GCC declaration which mended relations between the two brotherly nations.
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U.S. State Department approves potential $500 million Saudi maintenance deal

Reuters 17 Sep 2021
... support services for Saudi Arabia, and has sent the agreement to Congress for review, the Pentagon said on Thursday. It was the first major defense agreement for Saudi Arabia sent to Congress since President Joe Biden took office on Jan.
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US approves $500 million defense deal for Saudis

The Jakarta Post 17 Sep 2021
It was the first major defense agreement for Saudi Arabia sent to Congress since President Joe Biden took office on Jan.
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U.S. Approves $500mn Saudi Military Deal

Kayhan 17 Sep 2021
... military agreement for Saudi Arabia sent to Congress since President Joe Biden took office on Jan.
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Digging Deeper into Resilient and Agile Transformation Strategies – Finnovex Middle East 2021

CryptoNewsZ 17 Sep 2021
Founder and Chief Executive Officer Abaka, Murat Guner . ... CEO of the Year – Massimo Falcioni, Chief Executive Officer, Etihad Credit Insurance (ECI) ... Zerak Saleh, Chief Operating Officer Finance, Saudi British Bank, Saudi Arabia ... CISO of the Year – Mohammed Ahmed Al Doseri, Chief Information Security Officer, Tasheel Finance, Saudi Arabia.
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IMF chief called out over pressure to favor China while at World Bank

Metro USA 17 Sep 2021
The WilmerHale report also cited pressures related to data used to determine rankings for Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and Azerbaijan in the “Doing Business 2020” report published in 2019, but found no evidence that any members of the World Bank’s Office of the President or executive board were involved in these changes.
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Former World Bank chief pushed staff to boost China rankings, says inquiry report

Indian Express 17 Sep 2021
The WilmerHale report also cited pressures related to data used to determine rankings for Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and Azerbaijan in the “Doing Business 2020” report published in 2019, but found no evidence that any members of the World Bank’s Office of the President or executive board were involved in these changes.
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Saudi Arabia announces education system overhaul

The New Arab 16 Sep 2021
Saudi Arabia has announced the launch of a new programme meant to revamp the country's education system. As part of the Human Capability Development Programme, changes will be made across the education sector, from early years to adult learning, state news outlet Saudi Press Agency said on Wednesday.
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Long-secret FBI report reveals new connections between 9/11 hijackers and Saudi religious officials in U.S.

MinnPost 16 Sep 2021
The 16-page document was a final inventory of circumstantial evidence and leads from the FBI’s investigation of Saudi ties to the plot; it was heavily redacted ... But the episode ended when CIA officers in Riyadh, the Saudi capital, objected strongly to the FBI plan, one former official said.
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At least 50 killed in Yemen clashes: military sources

Gulf News 16 Sep 2021
Swedish diplomat Hans Grundberg, the UN’s new envoy for Yemen, arrived in Riyadh on Wednesday to meet with Yemeni and Saudi officials, marking his first trip to the kingdom since taking office earlier this month ... a Saudi blockade since 2016, before any ceasefire or negotiations.
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At least 50 rebels killed in Yemen clashes: Military sourcesThe Iran-backed rebels have made advances ...

Deccan Herald 16 Sep 2021
Swedish diplomat Hans Grundberg, the UN's new envoy for Yemen, arrived in Riyadh on Wednesday to meet with Yemeni and Saudi officials, marking his first trip to the kingdom since taking office earlier this month ... a Saudi blockade since 2016, before any ceasefire or negotiations.
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