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Complete details about Saudi Arabia in Asia with capital city Riyadh

Country NameSaudi Arabia (Al-´Arabiya as-Sa´udiya)
Country CodeSAU
Capital CityRiyadh
ContinentAsia
RegionMiddle East
Independence Year1932
Population21607000
Surface Area2149690.0
Life Expectancy67.8 years
GNP137635.0 (old 146171.0)
Government FormMonarchy

Spoken Languages

Arabic [official]     (95.0%)

Major Cities

Riyadh, Riyadh     (population 3324000)
Jedda, Mekka     (population 2046300)
Mekka, Mekka     (population 965700)
Medina, Medina     (population 608300)
al-Dammam, al-Sharqiya     (population 482300)
al-Taif, Mekka     (population 416100)
Tabuk, Tabuk     (population 292600)
Burayda, al-Qasim     (population 248600)
al-Hufuf, al-Sharqiya     (population 225800)
al-Mubarraz, al-Sharqiya     (population 219100)
Khamis Mushayt, Asir     (population 217900)
Hail, Hail     (population 176800)
al-Kharj, Riad     (population 152100)
al-Khubar, al-Sharqiya     (population 141700)
Jubayl, al-Sharqiya     (population 140800)
Hafar al-Batin, al-Sharqiya     (population 137800)
al-Tuqba, al-Sharqiya     (population 125700)
Yanbu, Medina     (population 119800)
Abha, Asir     (population 112300)
Ara´ar, al-Khudud al-Samaliy     (population 108100)
al-Qatif, al-Sharqiya     (population 98900)
al-Hawiya, Mekka     (population 93900)
Unayza, Qasim     (population 91100)
Najran, Najran     (population 91000)

Saudi Arabia's most recent News and Stories

Saudi Arabia Tweets

From @abracadabraNY on Sat Feb 23 10:48:17 EST 2019 RT @ericgarland: 1. Please explain all communications Twitter has had with potential funders from the following countries: Russia, Ukraine,?
From @ebishopphoto on Sat Feb 23 10:48:16 EST 2019 RT @ProPublica: A group lobbying the Trump administration to share nuclear power tech with Saudi Arabia called it ?21st Century Marshall Pl?
From @xrhythmp on Sat Feb 23 10:48:15 EST 2019 RT @AbuYoshi: Israel, America and Saudi Arabia after funding and committing genocide: https://t.co/QzYJZaUX1I
From @YazanAlazhari on Sat Feb 23 10:48:15 EST 2019 ?? @ Jeddah, Saudi Arabia https://t.co/AYPkWGlLYA
From @goridesigirl on Sat Feb 23 10:48:14 EST 2019 RT @eemanabbasi: In case you needed any more proof that Saudi Arabia does not represent all Muslims and is not the gatekeeper of Islam. htt?
From @Faizlikescakes on Sat Feb 23 10:48:13 EST 2019 RT @eemanabbasi: In case you needed any more proof that Saudi Arabia does not represent all Muslims and is not the gatekeeper of Islam. htt?
From @Ragtag056Watson on Sat Feb 23 10:48:13 EST 2019 @ladyhawkerfinds @realDonaldTrump Wonder which one of them brokered the kids they stole from the border and are in? https://t.co/BdZA9OlMhH
From @burjbabe on Sat Feb 23 10:48:12 EST 2019 RT @ericgarland: 1. Please explain all communications Twitter has had with potential funders from the following countries: Russia, Ukraine,?
From @zry_ri on Sat Feb 23 10:48:08 EST 2019 RT @haikalclassic: When the oil wells dry up and everyone moves to green energy I can?t wait for countries like saudi arabia to get fucked?
From @anneowenphd on Sat Feb 23 10:48:08 EST 2019 RT @ericgarland: 1. Please explain all communications Twitter has had with potential funders from the following countries: Russia, Ukraine,?
From @Prashan96984816 on Sat Feb 23 10:48:06 EST 2019 RT @Newsweek: Saudi Arabia's Mohammad bin Salman defends China's use of concentration camps for Muslims https://t.co/qCuHlfmWRo https://t.c?
From @AltijdLinks on Sat Feb 23 10:48:05 EST 2019 RT @davidsirota: It?s weird that the American government decries dictators at the same time it props up a monarchy that routinely beheads p?
From @dancing_onmyown on Sat Feb 23 10:48:02 EST 2019 RT @SenWarren: Saudi Arabia brutally murdered a journalist in its own consulate and bombed Yemeni civilians with US-armed warplanes. And if?
From @FrantzRunnem on Sat Feb 23 10:48:00 EST 2019 RT @davidsirota: It?s weird that the American government decries dictators at the same time it props up a monarchy that routinely beheads p?
From @Glaikitgit on Sat Feb 23 10:47:59 EST 2019 RT @nickylabour4eva: Well done Germany ???? "Germany refuses to bow to UK pressure to resume arms sales to Saudi Arabia" https://t.co/6vw4k?