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Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman: next year’s G20 summit will take place in Riyadh. Photograph:  HO/Saudi Royal Palace/AFP via Getty Images

Saudi Arabia has detained nine writers, journalists and bloggers in its latest round of a protracted crackdown on dissent. London-based Saudi rights (...)

The government has used troll armies to harass and intimidate users online and has arrested and imprisoned Twitter users. Photograph: Alastair Pike/AFP/Getty

Saudi Arabia’s government recruited two Twitter employees to gather information on thousands of accounts that included prominent opponents, US prosecu(...)

Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman attends a conference in the Saudi capital Riyadh in  October 2018. Photograph: Fayez Nureldine/AFP/Getty Images

Saudi Arabia will host three summits of Gulf, Arab and Islamic leaders in Mecca on Thursday and Friday to discuss an attack on four oil tankers off th(...)

Saudi Arabia’s crown prince Mohammed bin Salman  with Iraq’s prime minister, Adel Abdul Mahdi, in Riyadh on  April 17th. The kingdom has executed 106 people so far this year. Photograph:  Saudi Royal Court  via Reuters

Saudi Arabia executed 37 people on Tuesday after they had been sentenced to death for terrorism-related crimes. At least 33 of those executed belong(...)

Shia activist Jafar al-Shayeb warned the death sentence of the revered 54-year-old cleric will spark anger and renewed protests by the kingdom’s minority Shias. Photograph: Muhammad Hamed/Reuters

A prominent Shia cleric has been sentenced to death by a court in Saudi Arabia, his brother has revealed.Sheik Nimr al-Nimr’s brother, Mohammed al-Nim(...)