"The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia... will not accept interference in its internal affairs or imposed diktats from any country", the foreign ministry tweeted.
The Saudi foreign ministry cited remarks last week by Freeland and the Canadian embassy in Riyadh, criticizing Saudi Arabia's arrests of women's rights activists including Samar Badawi.
"We urge the Saudi authorities to immediately release them and all other peaceful #human rights activists", the embassy tweeted on Friday.
Last Wednesday, Human Rights Watch said Saudi Arabia had arrested women's rights activists Samar Badawi and Nassima al-Sadah, the latest two to be swept up in a government crackdown on activists, clerics and journalists.
The Saudi foreign ministry slammed the Canadian statement, signalling its growing irritation over Western criticism of the kingdom's poor human rights record.
Among those arrested was Saudi-American women's rights campaigner Samar Badawi.
Imran to take oath as Pakistani PM on August 11
Khan's party yesterday announced that it is trying to reach out to smaller parties and independents to form the next government. The National Assembly has 272 seats in total but two have been postponed and results of two are awaited.
Samar is a vocal campaigner for blogger Raif Badawi, her brother who was arrested in 2012 and sentenced to 1,000 lashes and 10 years in jail for "insulting Islam" in a case that sparked an global outcry.
It added that Saudi Arabia would freeze all new trade and investment transactions with Canada, and would consider taking further action.
Riyadh said Canada's statement about "civil society activists" was negative and unfair to the truth. Samar Badawi is the sister-in-law of Raif Badawi's wife Ensaf Haidar, who lives in Canada and recently became a Canadian citizen.
The move follows vigorous calls by Canada for the immediate release of activists that have been detained.
And it says any other attempt to "interfere with our internal affairs" by Canada will mean Saudi Arabia will be allowed to interfere in Canada's internal affairs.
It isn't immediately clear what new business could be affected between the two countries. "The legitimate rights (of those arrested) have not been denied and they were provided with all guarantees during the investigation and trial stages", the statement said.
"We are seriously concerned by these media reports and are seeking greater clarity on the recent statement from the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia", said Marie-Pier Baril.
The guard was injured during a trip to an island in Svalbard, which is located between mainland Norway and the North Pole. Svalbard is mostly ice - and on the islands, polar bears are thought to outnumber people, the BBC reported.
In August and November Iran faces two new waves of sanctions that will shut off their access to USA banking and oil exports. And John Bolton, the president's national security adviser, is a well-known Iran hawk who has advocated for regime change.
The German-built Junker JU52 HB-HOT aircraft, dating from 1939 and nicknamed "Iron Annie", was a collectors' aircraft. The passengers were returning to Zurich from a two-day excursion in Locarno near Switzerland's southern border.
These include illegal shipments of oil by sea that, according to Washington , enables Pyongyang to bust its import quotas. But it's also a drop in the bucket compared to how many fallen USA soldiers are still in North Korea.
It added up to a solid 3-under-par 69 and the prospect of a first win on the LPGA Tour, let alone a first major title. It leaves the former world No.1 Day in solo fourth, four shots back of leader Justin Thomas.
He broke the budding 21-run partnership between him and Dawid Malan (20) as Rahul held another excellent, low catch at leg slip. Ashwin, who also took the wicket of Alastair Cook with the final ball of the second day, had figures of 3-34.
The Daily Express reports that Chelsea have now weighed their options and saw reasons Courtois will not be departing this summer. Chelsea FC will start the new Premier League season with a clash against Huddersfield Town next Saturday.
Those who live in Loudoun or in other parts of Northern Virginia, where the sales tax is 6 percent, will save even more. In anctipation of the crowds, Cottonwood Mall has added hours to its weekend schedule, staying open until 10 p.m.
A team of scientists with the Cascadia Research Collective got a surprise past year . Scientists don't know how old it is but believe it's close to adult age.
Chelsea only need one more player - Sarri
Cesc Fabregas is a doubt for Sunday's Community Shield with Manchester City with a minor knee injury. The table of the last Premier League told me City had 100 points, and Chelsea had 70 points.
Weld County man hospitalized with West Nile Virus
In recent years, when one human case occurs in an area, other cases often follow in the same part of the county, they said . People with weak immune systems or those older than 60 years of age are more likely to be infected by the West Nile virus.
Authorities Monitor Dam as Flooding Hits Lynchburg Area
Members of the Campbell County Fire Department wade through water at an apartment complex in Lynchburg, Va ., Aug. 2, 2018. A truck passes a partially submerged abandoned vehicle in Lynchburg, Va . during a thunderstorm, August 2, 2018.
Mueller, Trump Lawyers Closing In On Interview Agreement
Press secretary Sarah Sanders said Trump was just expressing his opinion , not giving an order. "It's the president's opinion". Democratic lawmakers criticized Trump for seeking an end to the probe and urged that Congress protect the investigation.
Apple becomes world's first trillion dollar company
Since 1980, IBM, Exxon Mobil, General Electric and Microsoft have also alternated as the largest publicly listed U.S. company. The stock has been rising since Tuesday when it reported better than expected results for the three months to June.
PF wins most seats in Zimbabwe parliament - ZEC
Chigumba, a high court judge, has flatly denied allegations of bias and strongly disputed accusations of rigging. Mugabe, 94, who ruled for almost four decades, voted in Harare alongside his wife Grace.