The 36th GCC Summit convenes today in Riyadh amid mounting political, economic and security challenges unfolding in the region.
“The current regional situation makes the Riyadh Summit all the more important,” said Bahr
President Barack Obama will meet with Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Nayef and Deputy Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman in the Oval Office on Wednesday, ahead of a summit with other Gulf Arab leaders, the White House said on Tuesday
Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain agreed on Sunday to return their ambassadors to Qatar, signalling an end to an eight-month rift over Doha's support for Islamist groups.
The announcement was made by the Gulf
Declining bilateral ties with Iran could be salvaged if it ends its continuous interference in the Gulf countries, said Bahrain’s Foreign Minister yesterday at the closing of the 33rd GCC Summit.
Shaikh Khalid bin Ahmed Al K
Landmark decisions were yesterday issued under the "Sakhir Declaration" as the 33rd GCC Summit ended in Bahrain, a report said.
GCC leaders have agreed to develop and activate the co-operation council, which underlined t
A summit of Gulf Arab leaders in Bahrain demanded Iran end what they called interference in the region, reiterating their long-held mistrust of their regional rival.
A communique issued at the end of a two-day summit of the six-me
A strong and united GCC is necessary to tackle growing regional challenges, Bahrain’s His Majesty King Hamad said in a keynote speech at the opening of the 33rd GCC Summit in the kingdom.
He voiced the confidence that GCC wi
Saudi Arabia on Monday told regional rival Iran to stop interfering in internal Gulf Arab affairs and spreading "sedition", activities Tehran denies.
The comments, made by Saudi Foreign Minister Prince Saud al-Faisal, fo
Regional security threats posed by Iran will top the agenda as Gulf leaders meet in Bahrain today for the annual GCC Summit, said a senior government official.
Bolstering military co-operation and environmental and nuclear power s
Foreign ministers are meeting in Bahrain today to draw up the agenda for tomorrow's GCC Summit.
His Majesty King Hamad will chair the two-day summit at the Ritz-Carlton Bahrain Hotel and Spa.