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$50 mn Saudi aid for Turkey quake survivors


October 28th, 2011 - 3:46 am ICT by IANS
Riyadh, Oct 28 (IANS) Saudi Arabia will give $50 million for quake relief in Turkey, the official media reported.The offer was announced Thursday by Saudi King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz Al ... Read more...

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Saudi king to undergo back surgery


October 17th, 2011 - 5:25 am ICT by IANS
Cairo, Oct 17 (IANS) Saudi King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz Al Saud was Sunday admitted to a hospital in Riyadh for a back surgery, Xinhua reported.He was brought to King Abdulaziz ... Read more...

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Saudi consulate staffer shot dead in Karachi


May 16th, 2011 - 10:01 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi/Riyadh, May 16 (IANS) Four men riding two motorcycles Monday shot dead a Saudi consulate officer in Pakistan's Karachi city, only five days after grenades were hurled at the ... Read more...

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Senior Al Qaeda member surrenders to Saudi authorities


May 5th, 2011 - 4:23 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, May 5 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A senior Al Qaeda member Khaled al-Atifi al-Qahtani has given himself up to the authorities in his homeland Saudi Arabia, the country's SPA news agency ... Read more...

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Saudi man beheaded for murder


January 11th, 2011 - 12:29 am ICT by IANS
Dubai, Jan 10 (IANS) A Saudi national was beheaded Monday in capital Riyadh after being convicted of murder, a media report said.Mohammed al-Matrafi was found guilty of killing his compatriot, Marzouq al-Hafi, ... Read more...

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Massive drug haul in Saudi Arabia


July 19th, 2010 - 5:02 am ICT by IANS
Riyadh, July 19 (IANS) Saudi authorities have launched a crackdown on narcotics and have seized massive amounts of synthetic drugs and alcohol in the first six months of 2010. Customs officials have seized ... Read more...

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Saudi Arabia issues Al Qaeda ‘wanted list’


February 3rd, 2009 - 8:35 pm ICT by IANS
Riyadh, Feb 3 (DPA) The Saudi government has published a list of 85 men worldwide it says adhere to "deviant" ideologies, common Saudi terminology for Al Qaeda, the official SPA news agency ... Read more...

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