Saudi Arabia

World Cup: Saudi Arabia stuns Argentina in a Group C opener

Saudi Arabia stunned two-time World Cup winners Argentina in a thrilling Group C opener in Lusail, pulling off one of the World Cup’s biggest upsets. Saudi Arabia, ranked 51st in the world, could have been done and dusted in the first half as Lionel Messi scored from the penalty spot before Argentina had three goals ruled out for offside. Saudi Arabia, on the other hand, turned the game on its head in a stunning 10-minute period after halftime, with Saleh Al-Shehri leveling with a low effo...[Read More]

Saudi Arabia celebrates defeat of Argentina with public holiday

After their stunning victory over Argentina in the 2022 World Cup, things are only getting better for the Saudi people. King Salman issued directives on Tuesday declaring Wednesday, Nov. 23, a holiday for all employees in the government and private sectors, as well as students at all levels of education. This is consistent with Crown Prince and Prime Minister Mohammed bin Salman’s recommendation to commemorate the joyous occasion of the Saudi national team’s stunning victory over Arg...[Read More]

Mistreated Kenyan returns from Saudi Arabia

A Kenyan woman whose story of cruelty at the hands of a Saudi employer outraged many has returned home. Diana Chepkemoi had an emotional reunion with her family and supporters at Nairobi’s main airport on Tuesday afternoon. “I left Kenya in the hope of finding a better life in Saudi Arabia.” People are suffering, and mine is just the tip of the iceberg…. “I’m pleading with the government to do something, to help them, because they’re in pain,” she ...[Read More]