5th anniversary of Custodian of the Two Holy Mosque’ allegiance-pledge – 1

History full of achievements that covered all aspects of life in Saudi Arabia

Kingdom of Saudi Arabia managed in its march to maintain Islamic principles, struck balance between development and its tolerant religious values

5th anniversary of Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques’ allegiance pledge – 2

King Abdullah’s political, economic, cultural, security initiatives stressed Saudi Arabia’s keenness on interfaith, intercultural dialogues and achievement of peace

Prominent stops in ruling march at regional, international levels

Saudi Cabinet hails Saudi Arabia’s achievements under Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah

Crown Prince Sultan visits King Abdullah University for Science & Technology

Second Deputy Premier Prince Naif announces 220 criminal attempts thwarted, suspects arrested

Saudi Arabia addresses human rights council regarding women’s rights

1st strategic dialogue meeting in China denounces Israeli attack on aid ships

G20 finance ministers conclude meetings in South Korea’s Busan

Crown Prince Sultan receives Saudis who were imprisoned in Qatar

Prince Sultan hails Emir of Qatar’s response to King Abdullah’s request to grant amnesty to Saudi prisoners

Crown Prince opens modernization works in his defense ministry office in Jeddah

Prince Salman pays two fruitful official visits to Germany, Norway

Governor of Riyadh visits King of Norway, discusses ties, recent developments with Norwegian PM

Prince Salman announces approval to open embassy in Oslo

Prince Salman says Saudi Arabia wants Palestinians to retrieve their rights

Riyadh governor, German FM tackle bilateral relations, regional developments

Prince Salman expresses hope Saudi-German scientific relations are boosted

Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, Crown Prince send cable of condolences to Sultan Qaboos of Oman over victims of Cyclone Phet

Oman withstands cyclone impact that left 12 killed and others missing

Sultanate resumes oil, gas exports after short stop

Cyclone headed to Pakistan

UN Security Council slaps fourth package of anti-Iran sanctions

12 countries approved sanctions while Lebanon abstained, Turkey and Brazil opposed

Obama: sanctions do not close door for dialogue, resolution sends clear message

Iran rejects resolution, to continue enrichment amidst Congress vows to impose more sanctions

Putin says sanctions diplomacy ineffective

Obama, Abbas exchange views on peace march, Gaza as progress expected

Abu Mazen tells U.S. President Obama Gaza blockade lifting would be major step for success of peace efforts

Mubarak tells Biden peaceful, fair solution has to be reached quickly, blockade lifted

Egypt urges Arabs to stick to peace initiative

NATO declines to downgrade level of relations with Israel

New York NPT meet wraps up with agreement on nuke-free Mideast, Israel included

Israel rejects resolution, boycotts any conference drawing near to its nuke arsenal

Iran says made fresh nuke achievements, Russia terms Iranian statements “emotional”

Israel deploying nuke subs off Iran

Tension mounting on Korean Peninsula

UNSC condemns Israeli assault on aid ships, urges quick, neutral, credible probe in accordance with international standards

Erdogan warns Israel, says it must stop lying, avoid betting on Turkey’s patience

Europe wants to participate in world probe into attacks on flotilla, urges end to Gaza blockade

Egypt re-opens Rafah crossing as Washington refuses Gaza situation