• Saudi Arabia's Diplomatic Spat With Canada Is Getting Worse. Now Flights Are Being Cancelled and Students Recalled

    4 monthes ago - By Fortune

    The feud between Saudi Arabia and Canada continues to escalate.
    First, the kingdom announced that it had expelled Canada's ambassador to the kingdom and frozen all new trade and investment transactions. Now, Saudi Arabia's state airline has announced the suspension of its direct flights to Canada , starting August 13.
    But the country's reactions don't stop there. The kingdom announced an order to withdraw all Saudi citizens studying in Canadian universities, numbering somewhere between 12,000 and 15,000. All scholarships for Saudi students in Canada were also suspended. The students will...
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