Sunday, October 24

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UN Security Council Condemns Houthi Cross-border Attacks against Saudi Arabia, Increasing Number of Incidents off Yemen’s Coast

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New York, The members of the Security Council condemned the Houthi cross-border attacks against Saudi Arabia. They highlighted the 8 October attack on King Abdullah Airport and the drone attacks striking the Abha civilian airport. They condemned the increasing number of incidents off the coast of Yemen, including attacks on civilian and commercial ships, which pose a significant risk to the maritime security of vessels in the Gulf of Aden and Red Sea.In the Security Council's press statement on Yemen, the members of the Security Council expressed their unwavering support for UN Special Envoy Hans Grundberg. They reiterated their expectation that the parties meet with him and with each other under UN auspices, in good faith and without preconditions.They stressed the need for de-escalation ...

OIC Condemns Houthi Failed Attempt to Target Civilians with Two Bomb-Laden Drones

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Jeddah, Secretary General of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) Dr. Yousef bin Ahmed Al-Othaimeen has strongly condemned the terrorist Houthi militia’s failed attempt to target civilians and civilian objects in the Southern Region of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia with two bomb-laden drones. He also praised the Saudi Air Defense’s efficiency and capabilities in intercepting and destroying the drones before reaching their targets.The Secretary General reiterated the call on the international community to take firm positions to halt the cowardly threats with ballistic missiles and drones used by the Houthi militia to target civilians. He also stressed the OIC’s firm position that considers the Houthi militia’s practices a blatant challenge to international humanitarian law and war cr...

Kuwait strongly condemns continued attempts of Houthi militia to threaten Saudi Arabia security

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Kuwait, The State of Kuwait today expressed its strong condemnation and denunciation of the Houthi militia's continued attempts to threaten the security of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia by targeting the city of Jazan with a bomb-laden drone and threatening maritime navigation and international trade in the Bab al-Mandab Strait and the southern Red Sea with two booby-trapped boats.In a statement, the Kuwaiti Ministry of Foreign Affairs pointed out that the continuation of these aggressive practices and escalation targeting civilians and civilian areas, the security of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and the stability of the region, and threatening maritime navigation and global trade constitutes a flagrant violation of the rules of international and humanitarian law and requires the international...

GACA Issues Classification of Air Carriers and Airports for Month of September

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Riyadh, The General Authority of Civil Aviation (GACA) issued today the index for the classification of air carriers and airports based on the number of complaints submitted by travelers during the month of September 2021.GACA revealed the total number of complaints lodged by passengers against air carriers during the month of September, amounted to (355) complaints, and the index monitored that Saudi Arabian Airlines came in as the least airline company with complaints with a total of (9) complaints per 100,000 passengers, and a timely complaint processing rate that reached 74%, while Flynas came in second with (16) complaints per 100,000 passengers with a timely processing rate of 94%. Meanwhile, Flyadeal came in third with a number of complaints that reached (19) per 100,000 passengers,...

Saudi Arabia’s Candidate Elected as Member of Advisory Committee of Human Rights Council

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Geneva, The Human Rights Council announced, during its 48th regular session held in Geneva, that Kingdom of Saudi Arabia's candidate Dr. Nurah bint Maziad Al-Amro was elected as member of the Advisory Committee of the Human Rights Council, by a majority of votes.Dr. Al-Amro's election comes as an extension of the achievements made by the Saudi diplomacy with the support of the wise leadership and as a result of the efforts exerted by the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia's mission to the United Nations in Geneva.Source: Saudi Press Agency

Saudi Arabia’s Candidate Elected as Member of Advisory Committee of Human Rights Council

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Geneva, The Human Rights Council announced, during its 48th regular session held in Geneva, that Kingdom of Saudi Arabia's candidate Dr. Nurah bint Maziad Al-Amro was elected as member of the Advisory Committee of the Human Rights Council, by a majority of votes.Dr. Al-Amro's election comes as an extension of the achievements made by the Saudi diplomacy with the support of the wise leadership and as a result of the efforts exerted by the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia's mission to the United Nations in Geneva.Source: Saudi Press Agency