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Arab coalition aerial defense intercepts two ballistic missiles in Yemen's Marib - Al-Arabiya;

Arab coalition aerial defense intercepts two ballistic missiles in Yemen's Marib - Al-Arabiya

Al-ArabiyaArab coalition aerial defense intercepts two ballistic missiles in Yemen's MaribAl-ArabiyaThe Arab coalition aerial defense system intercepted two ballistic missiles flying over Yemen's Marib on Wednesday. (Supplied). Staff writer, Al Arabiya English Wednesday, 19 April 2017. Text size A A A. The Arab coalition aerial defense system ...and more »

12 Saudi officers killed in helicopter crash in Yemen - Kasmir Monitor;

12 Saudi officers killed in helicopter crash in Yemen - Kasmir Monitor

Kasmir Monitor12 Saudi officers killed in helicopter crash in YemenKasmir MonitorRiyadh : The Saudi-led military coalition fighting in Yemen said one of its helicopters crashed in eastern Yemen , killing 12 Saudi officers in one of the deadliest incidents for the kingdom's troops since the war began more than two years ago. The ...and more »

Saudi-led military alliance to act against any terror group: WSJ - Geo News, Pakistan;

Saudi-led military alliance to act against any terror group: WSJ - Geo News, Pakistan

Geo News, PakistanSaudi-led military alliance to act against any terror group: WSJGeo News, PakistanThe Saudi-led military alliance is likely to hold its first meeting in the coming months in Riyadh where defence ministers from member states will gather to agree on its structure and mission, according to a Wall Street Journal report. Attributing the ...and more »

Saudi Blackhawk Helicopter Crashes in Yemen Killing 12 Soldiers - SOFREP (press release) (subscription);

Saudi Blackhawk Helicopter Crashes in Yemen Killing 12 Soldiers - SOFREP (press release) (subscription)

SOFREP (press release) (subscription)Saudi Blackhawk Helicopter Crashes in Yemen Killing 12 SoldiersSOFREP (press release) (subscription)A Saudi Arabian Blackhawk helicopter crashed during military operations in Yemen on Tuesday killing 12 personnel on board. Saudi sources are stating that the cause of the crash was friendly fire. The four officers and eight non-commissioned officers ...and more »

US weighs giving Saudis more military aid for Yemen efforts - Stars and Stripes;

US weighs giving Saudis more military aid for Yemen efforts - Stars and Stripes

Stars and StripesUS weighs giving Saudis more military aid for Yemen effortsStars and StripesSaudi Arabia's Deputy Crown Prince and Defense Minister Mohammed bin Salman (3rd L, far side of table) meets with U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis (3rd L, near side of table) and his delegation in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia Wednesday, April 19, 2017.and more »

Muslim Countries Forming Military Alliance to Fight ISIS Terrorism - Newsweek;

Muslim Countries Forming Military Alliance to Fight ISIS Terrorism - Newsweek

NewsweekMuslim Countries Forming Military Alliance to Fight ISIS TerrorismNewsweekA coalition of 41 Muslim-majority nations is working to create a mobile military force to combat the Islamic State (ISIS) group in Iraq and Syria and militant threats across northern and western Africa. The alliance, known informally as the Muslim NATO ...and more »

The testament to the Saudi soldiers who crashed in Yemen's Marib - Al-Arabiya;

The testament to the Saudi soldiers who crashed in Yemen's Marib - Al-Arabiya

Al-ArabiyaThe testament to the Saudi soldiers who crashed in Yemen's MaribAl-ArabiyaFaisal Al Subai, the cousin of the martyr, told Al Arabiya that the Lt. Col. Faisal has 4 children, the youngest of whom is still a toddler. (Archive). Staff writer, Al Arabiya English Wednesday, 19 April 2017. Text size A A A. “We are just souls ...and more »

Saudi Arabia's humanitarian chief claims Riyadh 'never attacked Yemen' - The New Arab (blog);

Saudi Arabia's humanitarian chief claims Riyadh 'never attacked Yemen' - The New Arab (blog)

The New Arab (blog)Saudi Arabia's humanitarian chief claims Riyadh 'never attacked Yemen'The New Arab (blog)The head of Saudi Arabia's official humanitarian aid organisation has defended Riyadh's military intervention despite the growing death toll from Gulf-led air strikes. Tags: Saudi Arabia, Yemen, Arab coalition, UN, Humanitarian aid, Houthi. Saudi ...and more »

'Friendly fire' downed Saudi helicopter in Yemen: sources - Daily Mail;

'Friendly fire' downed Saudi helicopter in Yemen: sources - Daily Mail

Daily Mail'Friendly fire' downed Saudi helicopter in Yemen: sourcesDaily MailA Saudi military helicopter that crashed in Yemen killing 12 Saudi soldiers was likely hit by "friendly fire", military sources said Wednesday. The soldiers, including four officers, died Tuesday when the helicopter went down in Yemen's Marib province ...and more »

Kuwaiti DM offers condolences over Saudi plane crash martyrs - Kuwait News Agency

Kuwaiti DM offers condolences over Saudi plane crash martyrsKuwait News AgencyKUWAIT, April 19 (KUNA) -- Deputy Prime Minister and Defense Minister Sheikh Mohammad Al-Khaled Al-Hamad Al-Sabah sent Wednesday a cable of condolences to Saudi Deputy Crown Prince, Second Deputy Prime Minister and Defense Minister ...and more »

What role for Pakistan in 'Muslim Nato'? - The New Arab;

What role for Pakistan in 'Muslim Nato'? - The New Arab

The New ArabWhat role for Pakistan in 'Muslim Nato'?The New ArabComment: Pakistan's Raheel Sharif was recently appointed head of the Islamic Military Alliance, but Lahore should instead look to play a 'neutral arbiter' role, writes Usaid Siddiqui. Tags: Pakistan, IS, counter-terrorism, Muslim NATO, Islamic Military ...and more »

"Our Relationship is Growing" - Hardnews Media

Hardnews Media"Our Relationship is Growing"Hardnews MediaSaud M. Al-Sati, ambassador of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, discusses foreign policy and other matters in an interview with Hardnews. How would you describe the relationship between India and Saudi Arabia? Our relationship is excellent, historic and ...and more »

List of Top 10 Most Religious Countries Released - Christian Post;

List of Top 10 Most Religious Countries Released - Christian Post

Christian PostList of Top 10 Most Religious Countries ReleasedChristian PostA new survey revealed that the majority of the world's 10 most religious countries is in the Middle East — seven to be exact. Two are in South Asia while only one is in North Africa. Ironically, almost all of the nations are embroiled in varying ...and more »

South Asia's Reckoning With Global Alignments in the Trump Era - The Diplomat;

South Asia's Reckoning With Global Alignments in the Trump Era - The Diplomat

The DiplomatSouth Asia's Reckoning With Global Alignments in the Trump EraThe DiplomatU.S. foreign policy might not change, but the world has and will — especially in South Asia. By Akhilesh Pillalamarri for The Diplomat. April 19, 2017. Hust three months into the Trump administration, it has become clear that despite all the prior ...and more »

Saudi Black Hawk crashes in Yemen - IHS Jane's 360

Saudi Black Hawk crashes in YemenIHS Jane's 360A Saudi Black Hawk helicopter crashed in Yemen's Marib province on 18 April, killing four officers and eight enlisted men, the Saudi Press Agency (SPA) announced on the same day. It provided no further details of the incident, but said it was under ...and more »

Beware the Ghosts Yemen's Starved Children - The Cairo Review of Global Affairs (blog)

Beware the Ghosts Yemen's Starved ChildrenThe Cairo Review of Global Affairs (blog)Their ghosts will come back to haunt us one day. There is nothing in the world more frightening than the ghost of a starved child seeking retribution. By Rami G. Khouri. April 19 2017. Twitter · Facebook · Email. Print. Following day-to-day events in ...and more »

Twelve Saudi soldiers killed as helicopter crashes in Yemen - Daily Times;

Twelve Saudi soldiers killed as helicopter crashes in Yemen - Daily Times

Daily TimesTwelve Saudi soldiers killed as helicopter crashes in YemenDaily TimesSANAA: A military helicopter crash in Yemen that killed 12 Saudi soldiers was reportedly caused by friendly fire. The Black Hawk crashed in Marib Province, east of the capital Sanaa. The Yemen Defence Ministry's news website said the helicopter had ...and more »

Saudi-led military coalition focusing on combating ISIS: WSJ - The Nation;

Saudi-led military coalition focusing on combating ISIS: WSJ - The Nation

The NationSaudi-led military coalition focusing on combating ISIS: WSJThe NationAccording to Wall Street Journal, a Saudi-led coalition force of 41 countries is now taking shape and has found a focus: protecting member nations against the threat from Islamic State as the militant group's strongholds in Iraq and Syria disintegrate.and more »

Coalition forces destroy ballistic missiles in Yemen - Al-Arabiya;

Coalition forces destroy ballistic missiles in Yemen - Al-Arabiya

Al-ArabiyaCoalition forces destroy ballistic missiles in YemenAl-ArabiyaThe Saudi-led coalition air defenses intercepted and destroyed two ballistic missiles in Marib in Yemen. Meanwhile, national army forces seized control of an arms warehouse that belongs for Houthi militias and forces loyal to ousted president Ali ...and more »

The 10 Most Religious Countries in the World: Nearly All Muslim - LifeZette;

The 10 Most Religious Countries in the World: Nearly All Muslim - LifeZette

LifeZetteThe 10 Most Religious Countries in the World: Nearly All MuslimLifeZetteSaudi Arabia ranks number one on a new list of the most religious countries in the world. “A fierce religious identity dominates the Sunni-majority nation, with principles of the Koran, conservative Sunni teachings known as Wahhabism, and strict ...and more »