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Al Khubar, Eastern, Saudi Arabia

Canadians, Pakistani and Nigerian among dead in Saudi residential compound fire - @nytimes

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Saudi Arabia

Only 16 female voters registered in 1st Saudi municipal elections in which women can stand and vote - @AlArabiya_Eng

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Al Khubar, Eastern, Saudi Arabia

Officials say 11 people have died and more than 200 injured in fire at residential complex in Saudi Arabia - @Reuters

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Al Khubar, Eastern, Saudi Arabia

Update: 6 deaths in Saudi Arabia residential building fire, more than 200 injured - @KSA_998

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Saudi Arabia

Fire at a residential complex in Saudi Arabia kills 2 people, injures over 100 - @BBCNews

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Yemen crisis

Saudi-led coalition air strike kills around 30 Yemeni civilians, residents say - @Reuters

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Al Khubar, Eastern, Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia: Civil Defense and Aramco emergency teams responding to fire in residential compound in Al Khobar - @Saudi_Arambo

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Iran

White House says Saudi King Salman to visit President Obama at White House on Sept. 4; leaders will discuss conflicts in Yemen, Syria, and steps to counter Iran's destabilizing activities in the region - @Reuters

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Middle East Respiratory Syndrome outbreak, 2012-2015

MERS virus kills 19 in week in Saudi Arabia, according to country's health ministry statistics - @ahramonline

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Iran

Iranians begin traveling to Mecca and Medina for The Hajj months after minor pilgrimage suspended amid tensions with Saudi Arabia - @AP

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Yemen crisis

Saudi soldier killed along border in exchange of fire with Yemen's Shiite rebels, Saudi military says - @AP

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United Arab Emirates

United Arab Emirates stock markets slide in early trading in response to further weakness in oil prices, Saudi Arabia concerns - @Reuters

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Yemen crisis

Saudi-led coalition says 2 pilots killed when Apache helicopter came down near border with Yemen - @Reuters

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Egypt

Saudi Arabia to supply Egypt with $1.4 billion in oil products for 3 months starting in Sept., Egypt's oil minister says - @Reuters

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Russia

Saudi Arabia's King Salman to visit Russia on August 25, attend air show with Putin - @yurybarmin

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Saudi Arabia

Sudan finance minister says Saudi Arabia made $1 billion in Sudan's central bank - @AFP

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Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia's Supreme Court again reviewing case of jailed blogger Raif Badawi - @Independent

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Middle East Respiratory Syndrome outbreak, 2012-2015

4 new MERS cases in reported Riyadh, Saudi Arabia outbreak; victims in critical condition - @HelenBranswell

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Syrian civil war

Russia and Saudi Arabia agree practical steps to help resume inter-Syrian dialogue, Lavrov says - Interfax

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Fight against Islamic State militants

Saudi crown prince calls for vigilance after Islamic State bombing in kingdom - @Reuters

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