Category: Middle East

Former Saudi FM Prince Saud al-Faisal dies

A former Saudi Foreign Minister, Prince Saud al-Faisal, is dead, according to Saudi sources. He reportedly died two months after he was replaced following 40 years on the job. Al-Faisal, who was appointed in 1975, was…

Al-Qaradawi urges lifting of siege on Gaza

Yousef Al-Qaradawi Chairman of the Global Union for Muslim Scholars yesterday called for lifting the Israeli siege on the Gaza Strip and hailed the participants in the Freedom Flotilla including former Tunisian President Moncef Marzouki….