Former Jordanian crown prince reportedly under house arrest
05 April 2021 | 6:38 am
Former Jordanian Crown Prince Hamzah bin Hussein claims to be under house arrest. Jordanian authorities have arrested several people on "security related" grounds.
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Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman’s lightning reform program for Saudi Arabia will face its first test abroad Wednesday as he holds talks in London at the start of a tour of capitals designed to burnish his credentials as a leader in waiting.
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Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman is due to dine with Queen Elizabeth II and meet with senior ministers and officials during his three-day visit to London.
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Using wires and pliers, a young Jordanian designer creates complicated car models at his home in the outskirts of Amman.
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Saudi Arabia will make a thorough probe into the death of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, and relationship with Turkey will not be harmed, said Saudi Arabian Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman on Wednesday during the forum of the Future Investment Initiative in Riyadh.
13 Nov 2018
Stefan Pichler, chief executive officer of Royal Jordanian Airlines, talks about the company's profit outlook, business strategy, and the prospects for the industry in the region.
20 Nov 2018
Saudi Arabia's King Salman Bin Abdulaziz swerved around the issue of Jamal Khashoggi's murder in his annual speech to the kingdom's top advisers. It's his first major public address since the journalist was killed. Instead, the king stressed priorities for the upcoming year and also reiterated full support for his son, Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman.
18 Feb 2019
Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman kicks off his Asia tour with a big signing ceremony in Pakistan, where he pledged $20 billion worth of investment for the cash-strapped country. The crown prince will also visit India and China on a week-long charm offensive partly aimed at rebuilding his image abroad after the Jamal Khashoggi killing, according to analysts.
24 Feb 2019
Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman will arrive in China today after his visit to India and Pakistan. He’s in the middle of a tour through Asia trying to burnish his image as ties with Western leaders remain strained after the Khashoggi affair.
24 Feb 2019
James Crabtree, a professor at the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy at the National University of Singapore, talks about Saudi Arabian Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman's trip to Asia.
19 Jun 2019
Earlier this year, the UN said that Khashoggi was "the victim of a brutal and premeditated" murder, "planned and perpetrated" by Saudi officials. The journalist was allegedly strangled in the Saudi consulate in Istanbul.
14 Jul 2019
A sister of the crown prince of Saudi Arabia went on trial in a French court over the alleged beating of a workman who was carrying out repairs in her ultra-luxury Paris apartment. The princess, who denies the allegations, was not present in court.
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