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Saudi Princess Reema bint Bandar sworn in as Kingdom's ambassador to Washington

Saudi Arabian Princess Reema bint Bandar has been sworn in as the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia’s Ambassador to the United States in Washington. She took the oath in the country’s capital of Riyadh in front of King Salman on Tuesday. She is Saudi Arabia’s first female ambassador to any country. Princess Reema replaces Prince Khaled bin Salman (the King’s son) who left his post to…
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The Queen hosts Jordan's royals at Buckingham Palace

The Queen has welcomed King Abdullah II and Queen Rania of Jordan to Buckingham Palace. Elizabeth II was joined by the Princess Royal for the meeting which was also attended by Crown Prince Hussein of Jordan. Their Majesties King Abdullah II and Queen Rania, Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, HRH Crown Prince Al Hussein and HRH Princess Anne at Buckingham Palace. London, United Kingdom / 28 February…
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King of Saudi Arabia in Egypt for Official Visit

All eyes in the UK seem to be viewing the EU Arab League summit as an opportunity for the Prime Minister Rt Hon Theresa May to discuss Brexit with some of her EU partners. However, that is very much a side-show, and on Saturday, King Salman of Saudi Arabia arrived in Egypt…
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Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia chairs workshop on tourism

As many of us are dreaming about warmer climates to take our minds of the English winter weather, the tourism industry throughout the world also needs to consider what they have to tempt us. Such subjects were on the agenda this week in the historic Diriyah’s Al-Turaif district, near Riyadh. Here, Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman was chairing a Tourism Talk with the Council for Economic and…
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Netflix removes comedy episode criticising Saudi Crown Prince at Kingdom's request

Netflix removed an episode of Patriot Act with Hasan Minhaj that was especially critical of both Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman and the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi and military action in Yemen which is led by Saudi Arabia. The episode was pulled from Saudi Arabia’s Netflix but is still available in other countries worldwide and can be found on YouTube in Saudi Arabia. In the episode…
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