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UN Security Council to meet on Yemen bus massacre

10 August, 2018

An attack by the Saudi-led coalition on a school bus in rebel-held northern Yemen on Thursday killed at least 29 children.

Saudi Arabia and Egypt grant impunity with military pardons

10 August, 2018

Analysis: The military pardons issued by Saudi Arabia and Egypt are effectively an admission of misconduct, writes Hannah Porter.

Canada asks European allies for support in Saudi dispute

09 August, 2018

Canada has been disappointed that Western powers including the United States - a key ally of Saudi Arabia - did not publicly support Ottawa in the spat over human rights.

Saudi-led coalition defends deadly Yemen bus attack

09 August, 2018

A deadly airstrike on a bus in Yemen that killed dozens of children was claimed by the Saudi-led coalition which claimed it was targeting "Houthi combatants".

Riyadh says Canada dispute not to affect oil sales

09 August, 2018

Saudi Arabia's diplomatic dispute with Canada over its arrest of women's rights activists will not affect the kingdom's oil sales to Canadian customers, the Saudi energy minister said on Thursday.

Dozens of children killed in Yemen bus attack

09 August, 2018

An attack on a bus carrying children in rebel-held northern Yemen on Thursday left dozens of people dead or wounded.

One dead, several wounded after Saudi 'intercepts Yemen missile'

08 August, 2018

Saudi Arabia said it shot down a rebel missile, with shrapnel leaving a Yemeni resident dead and 11 wounded.

Canada's Trudeau refuses to back down in Saudi spat

08 August, 2018

Meanwhile Saudi Arabia's foreign minister says Canada "must correct its actions towards the kingdom".

Saudi Arabia crucifies man convicted of murder

08 August, 2018

Saudi Arabia says it executed and crucified a man from Myanmar convicted of killing a woman and carrying out other crimes.

Russia sides with Saudi Arabia as Canada dispute escalates

08 August, 2018

Russia voiced support for Saudi Arabia on Wednesday amid an ongoing diplomatic rift with Canada, accusing the country of "politicising" human rights.

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