EghtesadOnline: Chief of Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces Major General Mohammad Baqeri says it is up to the Islamic Republic to decide the targets of its counterstrikes against potential aggressors.
EghtesadOnline: Iran's chief Armed Forces spokesman has dismissed the recent Saudi deputy crown prince's remarks against the Islamic Republic, stressing that Riyadh is implementing the hostile policies of the US and the Israeli regime in the region.
EghtesadOnline: Iran will hit back at most of Saudi Arabia with the exception of Islam's holiest places if the kingdom does anything "ignorant", Iran's defense minister saying after a Saudi prince threatened to move the "battle" to Iran.
EghtesadOnline: Saudi Arabia will spend at least half the money it raises by selling shares in the state oil company on domestic investments, Deputy Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman said in a rare televised address to a nation that’s shown signs of uncertainty over his austerity plans.
EghtesadOnline: Saudi Deputy Crown Prince and Defense Minister Mohammed bin Salman has rejected the possibility of normalization of ties with Iran, after Tehran announces the possibility of deescalation if Riyadh halts Yemen bombardment.
EghtesadOnline: Saudi Arabia claimed “a historic turning point” in relations with the U.S. after President Donald Trump welcomed Deputy Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman to the White House.
EghtesadOnline: A senior adviser to the Saudi Deputy Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman gave the following statement on the meeting with U.S. President Donald Trump:
EghtesadOnline: Saudi Arabia defense minister made a stopover in Islamabad last midnight on his way to China to discuss defense and security issues with top Pakistani political and military leaders.
EghtesadOnline: China and Japan, Saudi Arabia’s biggest oil buyers in Asia, are preparing for a visit by the kingdom’s Deputy Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, an opportunity to deepen energy ties as the world’s largest crude exporter prepares what’s expected to be the biggest IPO ever.