Iran and Saudi Arabia

Iran discusses Hajj with Saudi Arabia

Iran and Saudi Arabia continue the negotiation process, and now it is focused on the issue of the possibility of a pilgrimage to Mecca for Iranians, Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Saeed Khatibzadeh said today. "At the moment, …

Iran to improve relations with Egypt thanks to Saudi Arabia

Iran to improve relations with Egypt thanks to Saudi Arabia

According to the director-general of the Middle East department of the Iranian Foreign Ministry Mir Masoud Hosseinian, Tehran expects the positive influence of constructive negotiations with the authorities of Saudi Arabia on the relations …

Saudi and Iran agree to reopen consulates - source

Saudi and Iran agree to reopen consulates - source

Regional arch-rivals Saudi Arabia and Iran are showing signs of warming relations, a foreign diplomat said. A foreign diplomat residing in the kingdom who is privy to the negotiations said that the two sides "were on the verge of …

UN welcomes negotiations between Saudi Arabia and Iran

UN welcomes negotiations between Saudi Arabia and Iran

United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres welcomed the negotiations between the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and Iran and said he was ready to help at any time, according to a press conference held by the spokesperson for the …

Iran confirms talks with Saudi Arabia

Iran confirms talks with Saudi Arabia

Iran confirmed publicly for the first time on Monday that it is in talks with its regional arch rival Saudi Arabia, saying it would do what it could to resolve issues between them. "De-escalation of tensions between the two Muslim …

FM: Iran always welcomes dialogue with Saudi Arabia

FM: Iran always welcomes dialogue with Saudi Arabia

Iran’s foreign ministry spokesman said on Monday that Tehran always welcomed dialogue with Saudi Arabia, but he did not confirm nor deny direct talks this month between the arch-rivals. "We have seen media reports about talks …

Putin and Saudi Crown Prince discuss OPEC+

Putin and Saudi Crown Prince discuss OPEC+

Russian President Vladimir Putin and Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia Mohammed bin Salman Al Saud in a telephone conversation on Thursday, April 1, raised the topic of OPEC+, among other things, Presidnetial spokesman Dmitry Peskov said on …

Iran calls Saudi Arabia for dialogue

Iran calls Saudi Arabia for dialogue

The Iranian authorities are ready for dialogue with Saudi Arabia, despite the anti-Iranian rhetoric at the last meeting of the Cooperation Council for the Arab States of the Gulf (GCC). "Saudi Arabia issued a statement on behalf of …

Ahmadinejad urges to end Yemen conflict - media

Ahmadinejad urges to end Yemen conflict - media

Former president of Iran Mahmoud Ahmadinejad has written a letter to Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, inviting him to join hands to end the Yemen war, according to a copy that Ahmadinejad’s office provided to The …

Iran rejects UN report on origin of rockets used in Saudi attacks

Iran rejects UN report on origin of rockets used in Saudi attacks

Cruise missiles that slammed into a Saudi oil complex last year likely came from Iran, the United Nations concluded, lending support to U.S. allegations that Tehran was behind a series of attacks that sent tremors through global energy markets …

Riyadh: Iran responsible for coronavirus spread

Riyadh: Iran responsible for coronavirus spread

Saudi Arabia said Iran was responsible for increasing the number of coronavirus cases and spreading the outbreak around the world. An official source accused Iran of "irresponsible actions" for allowing Saudi citizens …

U.S. carried out cyber strike on Iran - media

U.S. carried out cyber strike on Iran - media

The United States carried out a secret cyber operation against Iran in the wake of the attacks on Saudi Arabia’s oil facilities, which Washington and Riyadh blame on Tehran, Reuters reported citing two U.S. officials. According to …

Damaged Sabiti tanker to reach Iran in late October

Damaged Sabiti tanker to reach Iran in late October

According to the executive director of the National Iranian Tanker Company, Nasrollah Sardashti said today, that the attacked Sabiti tanker will reach Iran no earlier than on October 21. “In the next 9-10 days, the tanker will …

Iran decries 'cowardly attack' on oil tanker

Iran decries 'cowardly attack' on oil tanker

An Iranian government spokesman on Saturday described as a “cowardly attack” an incident that Iranian media have called the apparent targeting by missiles of an Iranian-owned oil tanker, and said Iran would respond after the facts had …