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  1. Video: Saudi Arabia announces 93 arrests in ISIS plot against US embassyRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Hot Air

    Last month, the US embassy in Riyadh shut down its consular services for a week, citing security issues without offering many details. Today, the Saudis announced that they had rolled up an ISIS terrorist ring, arresting 93 people linked to a plot that targeted the American embassy by suicide bombing.

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  2. Saudi-led coalition warplanes pounded Shiite rebels in Yemen capitalRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Stars and Stripes

    Saudi-led coalition warplanes pounded Shiite rebels and their allies overnight and early Tuesday in the Yemeni capital, Sanaa, and in the south, while officials loyal to the country's exiled government criticized past attempts by the coalition to airdrop weapons to pro-government fighters in Yemen. Since March 26, an alliance of the kingdom and several mostly Gulf Arab countries has been carrying out daily airstrikes against Yemen's Shiite rebels, known as Houthis, and their allies, army units loyal to ousted President Ali Abdullah Saleh.

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  3. Saudi Arabia arrests scores of suspected ISIL membersRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Al Jazeera

    Saudi Arabia says it has arrested 93 people, including 65 Saudi nationals, on suspicion of belonging to the armed group the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant . The kingdom's official Saudi Press news agency said on Tuesday that it foiled had several plots across the country, including an attack on the US embassy in the capital, Riyadh.

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  4. Official says Saudi soldier killed by Yemen rebels on borderRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | The Las Vegas Sun

    A security official in Saudi Arabia says a soldier has been killed and another wounded in a gunfight with Shiite Houthi rebels along the kingdom's southern border with Yemen. The official spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity Tuesday because he was not authorized to speak to journalists.

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  5. Australia PM hails Gallipoli soldiers on Anzac DayRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 25 | UAport

    Saudi soldiers are seen on top of their tank deployed at the Saudi-Yemeni border, in Saudi Arabia's southwestern Jizan province, on April 13, 2015. a* AFP Press TV has conducted an interview with Gearoid O Colmain, a political commentator and journalist from Paris, to investigate Saudi Arabia's aggression against Yemen.

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  6. Yemeni Rebels Lash Out at Saudis on BorderRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | Wall Street Journal

    NAJRAN, Saudi Arabia-Yemen's Houthi militias have no ability to confront the Saudi jets that pound them with deadly airstrikes. But on the ground, they are a much more formidable foe, exacting revenge in Saudi casualties with a string of border attacks.

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  7. Saudi Arabia blames ISIL for killing police officersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | Al Jazeera

    Officials said the suspects were in touch with a intermediary from ISIL who gave them weapons and ammunition [Saudi Interior Ministry] Saudi Arabia has blamed the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant group for the killing of two policemen in Riyadh earlier this month. A statement released by the country's interior ministry on Friday said one Saudi man had been arrested and a warrant had been issued for another.

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  8. Rezidor Hotel Group Signs 10 New Hotels and 2 New Countries Added to Pipeline During Q1 2015Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 23 | Hotel News Resource

    The Rezidor Hotel Group announces a strong first quarter 2015 related to project signings: the group added 10 hotels with 2,300 rooms to the pipeline, and arrived in two new countries, Armenia and Togo. The Rezidor Hotel Group announces a strong first quarter 2015 related to project signings: the group added 10 hotels with 2,300 rooms to the pipeline, and arrived in two new countries, Armenia and Togo.

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  9. Tailoring of Morphology and Optical Properties of Bishydrazone-Capped ZnSe NanorodsRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 21 | CSIRO Publishing

    S. Sasi Florence A E , M. Umadevi B E , D. Lawrence Arockiasamy C and Rita John D A Department of Physics, Jazan University, Jizan 114, Saudi Arabia. B Department of Physics, Mother Teresa Women's University, Kodaikanal 624101, Tamilnadu, India.

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  10. Saudi-led coalition begins new phase in Yemen campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Trend

    The Saudi-led coalition that has been bombing Yemen for almost a month says its military operation 'Decisive Storm' will end at midnight local time and a new campaign aimed at protecting civilians and preventing Houthi fighters from operating will begin, Al Jazeera reported. Brigadier-General Ahmed al-Assiri, the coalition's spokesperson, said on Tuesday that the coalition had achieved its military goals in Yemen and a new operation, called 'Restoration of Hope,' would aim to protect civilians and combat "terrorism."

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  11. Saudi Arabia: 1 border guard killed by fire from YemenRead the original story

    Monday Apr 20 | Washington Times

    Saudi Arabia's Interior Ministry said on Monday that one of the kingdom's border guards was killed and two others were wounded from gunfire and mortar shells fired from inside Yemen. Saudi Arabia has been carrying out airstrikes for the past three weeks against Yemen's Iran-backed Shiite rebels known as Houthis and their allies, forces loyal to former Yemeni President Ali Abdullah Saleh.

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  12. Saudi Arabia: 1 border guard killed by fire from YemenRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... windows, sent residents scrambling for shelter and killed a local TV presenter. Photo: Hani Mohammed, AP JIZAN, Saudi Arabia (AP) - Saudi Arabia's Interior Ministry said on Monday that one of the kingdom's border guards was killed and two others ...

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  13. Yemen's new PM calls for international interventionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Al Jazeera

    Yemen's vice-President and Prime Minister Khaled Bahah has called on the international community to intervene to end the crisis in the country at a conference. Bahah, who was recently appointed by President Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi, told reporters at a press conference in the Saudi capital Riyadh on Thursday that resolving the country's humanitarian crisis remained his government's top priority.

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  14. Ships with food stuck off YemenRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | The Peninsula

    A Saudi border guard watches as he stands in a boat off the coast of the Red Sea on Saudi Arabia's maritime border with Yemen, near Jizan recently. LONDON: At least five merchant vessels carrying food are stuck off Yemen, shipping data showed yesterday, as warships from a Saudi-led coalition search them for weapons bound for Iran-allied Houthi rebel forces, with delays adding to a humanitarian crisis.

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  15. Latest News : Ansarullah condemn UN resolution on YemenRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Tehran Times

    Yemen's Ansarullah movment condemned a UN Security Council resolution imposing an arms embargo on the group, saying the decision supported "aggression". In a news flash on the group's official television channel on Tuesday, the Houthis' governing body, the Supreme Revolutionary Committee, said it "calls on the masses of the Yemeni people to rally and protest on Thursday to condemn the Security Council resolution in support of the aggression", Al Jazeera reported.

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  16. Cargo ships stuck off Yemen as fighting worsens food securityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | The Daily Star

    A Saudi border guard watches as he stands in a boat off the coast of the Red Sea on Saudi Arabia's maritime border with Yemen, near Jizan April 8, 2015. REUTERS/Faisal Al Nasser LONDON: At least five merchant vessels carrying food are stuck off Yemen as warships from a Saudi-led coalition search them for weapons bound for Iran-allied Houthi rebel forces, with delays adding to a humanitarian crisis.

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  17. Airstrike reportedly kills Al Qaeda leader in YemenRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Los Angeles Times

    Armed Saudi volunteers from the Fayfa tribes stand atop an ancient tower during a tribal gathering in Jizan province, near the border with Yemen, on Tuesday. Armed Saudi volunteers from the Fayfa tribes stand atop an ancient tower during a tribal gathering in Jizan province, near the border with Yemen, on Tuesday.

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  18. Saudi soldiers killed in fighting near Yemen borderRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Tehran Times

    Three Saudi officers have been killed and two others wounded after Ansarullah fighters in Yemen fired a mortar round at a Saudi border post, according to Saudi Arabia's Defense Ministry. A statement from the ministry said the incident took place the previous day in the Saudi border province of Najran.

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  19. Hezbollah accuses Saudi Arabia of 'genocide' in YemenRead the original story

    Monday Apr 13 | SFGate

    Saudi soldiers are seen on top of their tank deployed at the Saudi-Yemeni border, in Saudi Arabia's southwestern Jizan province, on April 13, 2015. Saudi Arabia is leading a coalition of several Arab countries which since March 26 has carried out air strikes against the Shiite Huthis rebels, who overran the capital Sanaa in September and have expanded to other parts of Yemen.

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  20. Saudi soldiers killed in fighting near Yemen borderRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 12 | Al Jazeera

    Three Saudi officers have been killed and two others wounded after Houthi fighters in Yemen fired a mortar round at a Saudi border post, according to Saudi Arabia's Defence Ministry. A statement from the ministry on Saturday said the incident took place the previous day in the Saudi border province of Najran.

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