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Italian embassy staffer kidnapped in Yemen


July 30th, 2012 - 7:25 am ICT by IANS
Sana'a, July 30 (IANS) A staff member at the Italian embassy in Yemen has been kidnapped by armed men from the capital city of Sana'a, Xinhua reported.The Italian was taken ... Read more...

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Abducted Saudi diplomat in Yemen makes fresh appeal


July 2nd, 2012 - 11:55 pm ICT by IANS
Sana'a, July 2 (IANS) A Saudi diplomat, kidnapped by Yemen-based Al Qaeda wing three months ago, has made a fresh appeal to the Saudi king to ensure his release ... Read more...

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Abducted Saudi diplomat asks king to meet Al Qaeda demands


May 26th, 2012 - 5:15 pm ICT by IANS
Sana'a, May 26 (IANS) A Saudi diplomat appeared in an online video Saturday for the first time since he was kidnapped in March and asked Saudi Arabia's King Abdullah to ... Read more...

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Pakistan seeks help to trace Saudi diplomat’s killer


October 17th, 2011 - 12:28 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Oct 17 (IANS) Pakistan has sought help from the Interpol to help trace the assassin of a Saudi diplomat gunned down in Karachi about five months ago. Interior Minister Rehman ... Read more...

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After UAE, Saudi Arabia mulls consulate in Kerala


October 11th, 2011 - 8:44 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Oct 11 (IANS) With the United Arab Emirates set to open a consulate in Kerala, a Saudi diplomat Tuesday met Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy and said his country ... Read more...

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WikiLeaks “a rapist’s propaganda” for ‘maligning’ all nations: Saudi envoy


December 5th, 2010 - 2:58 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Dec 5(ANI): Slamming the release of secret diplomatic cables by whistle blower website WikiLeaks for 'maligning the leadership of every country', a senior Saudi diplomat has called the website "a rapist's ... Read more...

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Saudi diplomat-turned cleric says Mickey Mouse must die


September 16th, 2008 - 1:16 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept.16 (ANI): A former Saudi diplomat-turned cleric, Sheikh Muhammad Munajid, has described Walt Disney cartoon character Mickey Mouse as "one of Satan''s soldiers" who turns everything around it impure. The cleric, ... Read more...

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Save me, Musharraf urges Saudi Arabia


August 11th, 2008 - 3:16 pm ICT by IANS
By Muhammad Najeeb Islamabad, Aug 11 (IANS) Disappointed by his American friends, President Pervez Musharraf, who faces impeachment by the ruling coalition, has sent an "SOS message" to the Saudi authorities, a source ... Read more...

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