Salman bin Abdulaziz

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Saudi Arabia: 35 dead, 4 injured in bus accident

17 Oct 2019

Saudi Arabia: 35 dead, 4 injured in bus accident

At least 35 foreign nationals were killed and four others got injured after a bus collided with another heavy vehicle near the Islamic holy city of Medina, the state media said on Thursday.

Now, Saudi women can travel without male guardian's "permission"

02 Aug 2019

Now, Saudi women can travel without male guardian's "permission"

A draconian rule in Saudi Arabia has come to an end, sending waves of joy across women in the Islamic nation.

PM Modi receives highest civilian award by the Russian government

12 Apr 2019

PM Modi receives highest civilian award by the Russian government

On Friday, the Russian government awarded Prime Minister Narendra Modi with their highest civilian award, 'Order of Saint Andrew the Apostle'.

Syrians take train in Aleppo after 4 years

27 Jan 2017

Syrians take train in Aleppo after 4 years

Syrian citizens took trains across eastern Aleppo for the first time in four years after government forces retook the city from rebels and ISIS militia.

Aid being organized for Aleppo

28 Dec 2016

Aid being organized for Aleppo

Several international donors have begun collecting aid for civilians displaced from Aleppo; Saudi King Salman bin Abdulaziz ordered a relief campaign to be started and allocated $27 million to the drive.

Rebels begin shelling Aleppo

24 Dec 2016

Rebels begin shelling Aleppo

Syrian rebels began shelling Aleppo, days after the Syrian government recaptured the city from rebel control; human rights organizations said that so far, at least 6 people have been killed.

Army retakes Aleppo as evacuations continue

23 Dec 2016

Army retakes Aleppo as evacuations continue

The Syrian-Army stated that it has retaken full control of Aleppo, in a major victory for President Assad's forces; UN monitors said evacuations were still underway in the city.

Assad congratulates nation on Aleppo's liberation

16 Dec 2016

Assad congratulates nation on Aleppo's liberation

As the last of the rebel groups in Aleppo evacuated the city, Syrian President Bashar al-Assad congratulated citizens and government forces for their efforts.

End of the rebellion era in Syria's Aleppo

15 Dec 2016

End of the rebellion era in Syria's Aleppo

After four-and-a-half years and hundreds of thousands of deaths, Syrian President Bashar Assad's loyalists are ready to seize Aleppo, heralding the end of the rebellion era.