Belgium midfielder Carrasco recently drew criticism for his transfer to Saudi Arabian soccer club Al Shabab FC from Atletico Madrid
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President Joe Biden nominated former Treasury secretary Jacob Lew for the role of U.S. ambassador to Israel , as the administration looks to repair relations between it and Saudi Arabia!
The two times world cup winner Argentina, 1978 and 1986, was stuck by a surprise of a different type in Qatar 2022. La Albiceleste wrote history this year in a different way. Argentina 2-1 defeat by Saudi Arabia in their group C match is the greatest upset in world cup history.
La Albiceleste the Argentina football team is led by Lionel Messi, is ranked third in the world, was unbeaten for three years, and among the teams that were predicted to win this year’s tournament. Everyone expected Argentina to win against Saudi Arabia since there is a 48 difference in their world ranking.
Qatar 2022 group stages continue with yet more surprises. This Tuesday morning was Argentina’s debut against Saudi Arabia. Even though Argentina’s forward and soccer superstar Lionel Messi scored the first goal of the match, this was not enough to overpower Saudi Arabia’s strong spirit, who finished the game 2-1 with a score by Al-Dawsari.
The Trump family has reached an agreement with a Saudi-based real estate company to license its name to a housing and golf complex being built in Oman, reigniting speculation about former President Donald Trump’s mixing of politics and business just as he appears to be preparing to announce a third presidential bid. The agreement is the first such international marketing agreement negotiated by the Trump Organization since Trump left the White House, and it comes as the former president is already facing a slew of investigations into his business. According to a company executive, the project will be built in Muscat, Oman, on a hillside adjacent to the Gulf of Oman, and will include a golf resort, villas, and two hotels.
For the project, the Trump family is collaborating with Dar Al Arkan, one of Saudi Arabia’s largest real estate companies.
On Friday President Joe Biden received immense backlash for fist-bumping Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman. The exchange sparked outrage given reports that MBS had been linked by the US intelligence community directly to the assassination of Washington Post journalist, Jamal Khashoggi, in 2018.
Nearly 1,800 Americans who were affected by the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks are urging President Biden to refrain from attending any memorial events this year unless he declassifies the U.S. government evidence that they believe may show a link between Saudi Arabian leaders and the attacks.