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Saudis 'turn to Pakistan to train army for Syria war'

BEIRUT, Lebanon, Nov. 7 (UPI) -- Saudi Arabia, disillusioned with its longtime U.S. ally over the failure to take military action against Syrian President Bashar Assad, is reported to be seeking to form its own rebel army to overthrow the Damascus regime backed by Riyadh's rival Iran.
Kerry, King Abdullah meet to ease U.S.-Saudi Arabia tensions

Kerry, King Abdullah meet to ease U.S.-Saudi Arabia tensions

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia, Nov. 4 (UPI) -- U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry met with Saudi Arabia's King Abdullah Monday to try to ease mounting tensions with the longtime U.S. ally in the Middle East.

Kerry, Saudis encourage Israeli-Palestinian peace talks

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia, June 25 (UPI) -- U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry continued his tour of the Middle East Tuesday in Saudi Arabia where he renewed calls for Israeli-Palestinian peace talks.
Putin hopes NSA case won't harm Russia-U.S. relations

Putin hopes NSA case won't harm Russia-U.S. relations

MOSCOW, June 25 (UPI) -- Russian President Vladimir Putin said he hopes the case of Edward Snowden, accused of espionage, won't harm "the cordial nature" of Russian-U.S. relations.
Kerry: Time limited for Iran's nuke talks

Kerry: Time limited for Iran's nuke talks

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia, March 4 (UPI) -- Time for talks on Iran's nuclear program is running short, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and Saudi Foreign Minister Prince Saud al-Faisal said Monday.

Saudi staffer, bodyguard shot dead

SANAA, Yemen, Nov. 28 (UPI) -- A staff member of the Saudi Arabian military attache in Yemen and his bodyguard were shot to death Wednesday in Sanaa, the Saudi Press Agency said.

Syria allows a few wounded evacuated

HOMS, Syria, Feb. 25 (UPI) -- The Syrian government allowed the Syrian Arab Red Crescent to evacuate seven injured women and children from the heavily bombarded city of Homs.

Syria rejects Arab League proposals

CAIRO, Jan. 23 (UPI) -- Syria dismissed Arab League calls for President Bashar Assad to relinquish power to his deputy and for the country to form a unity government within two months.
Saudi Arabia abandons Lebanon mediation

Saudi Arabia abandons Lebanon mediation

SHARM EL-SHEIK, Egypt, Jan. 19 (UPI) -- Saudi Arabian Foreign Minister Prince Saud al-Faisal said his country is abandoning mediation efforts in Lebanon, calling the situation dangerous.

Riyadh extends friendship to Yemen

WASHINGTON, Jan. 29 (UPI) -- Riyadh expressed its willingness to come to the assistance of the Yemeni government as it battles security and economic challenges, ministers said.

Saudi: Aid to Israel should be conditional

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia, June 7 (UPI) -- Saudi Foreign Minister Prince Saud al-Faisal advises the United States to withhold foreign aid if Israel refuses to end its settlement of the West Bank.

Arab League meets on Gaza response

CAIRO, Dec. 31 (UPI) -- Arab League members met Wednesday in Cairo to formulate a response to Israel's airstrikes against Palestinian militants in Gaza, observers said.

India to seek Saudi anti-terror help

NEW DELHI, Dec. 24 (UPI) -- India will ask Saudi Arabian Foreign Minister Prince Saud al-Faisal to pressure Pakistan into taking action against Islamic terrorists, sources say.

Islamic militants vow to free supertanker

HARADHERE, Somalia, Nov. 23 (UPI) -- Hard-line Islamic militiamen have arrived in a lawless part of Somalia vowing to free a Saudi oil supertanker from the clutches of pirates, residents say.

Saudis boost oil production

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia, May 16 (UPI) -- Saudi officials said Friday that oil production in the country is being increased by 300,000 barrels a day to meet the demands of its customers.
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Saud bin Faisal bin Abdul-Aziz Al Saud (Arabic: سعود بن فيصل بن عبد العزيز آل سعود‎), also known as Saud Al Faisal, has been the Foreign Minister of Saudi Arabia since 1975. He is the world's longest-serving Foreign Minister.

He is the son of the late King Faisal. He is a brother of the influential Prince Turki and Prince Khalid, Governor of the Makkah Province. He is a nephew of the present King Abdullah.

Saud was born in Taif, Saudi Arabia in 1941. He is the third son of the late King Faisal. He attended the Hun School of Princeton and graduated from Princeton University in 1964 with a Bachelor of Science in Economics.

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