Arab Israeli Conflict
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The Palestinian ambassador to Riyadh, Basem Al-Agha, told Reuters that King Salman had expressed support for Palestinians in a recent meeting with Abbas.
Saudi Arabia does not recognize Israel and lifting the 70-year-old airspace ban would reflect what appears to be thawing ties between Israel and the kingdom.
"The recognition will have very serious implications and will be provocative to all Muslims' feelings."
The surprising results were announced in a statement released by the Washington Institute for Near East Policy.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Ties remain under the table, as long as impasse with Palestinians continues.
By MAX SCHINDLER
Al-Hayat columnist says kingdom was right in denying entry to representative from “extremist, racist right-wing Israeli newspaper.”
By Ariel Ben Solomon
Denial of visa to 'Post' correspondent Michael Wilner called "an affront not only to this journalist, but to the entire White House press corps."
By MAYA SHWAYDER
Justice minister exchanges words with Saudi Prince Turki bin Faisal during panel discussion at German conference.
By LAHAV HARKOV
Hamad bin Jassim bin Jaber Al Thani joins an increasing number of Middle Eastern leaders expressing support for Israel's right to exist.
Saudi Arabia was backed by 47 of 54 nations, according to UN Watch.
Saudi Arabia does not officially recognize Israel. Granting an Israeli airline access to its air space would mark a dramatic diplomatic shift.
By TOVA COHEN/REUTERS,ARI RABINOVITCH/REUTERS
The past year witnessed significant changes in Israel's relations with the Palestinians and the Arab world.
By BEN LYNFIELD
Ex-CIA Director Panetta: Israel, Arabs, US could form joint ops center against ISIS, Iran
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
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