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  1. Saudi Arabia resumes flights to southern regionRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Big News Network.com

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  2. Saudi says gradually resumes flights at southern airportsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Daily Star

    Saudi Brigadier General Ahmed Asiri, spokesman of the Saudi-led coalition forces, speaks to the media next to a replica of a Tornado fighter jet, at the Riyadh airbase in the Saudi capital on March 26, 2014. AFP PHOTO / FAYEZ NURELDINE ABU DHABI: Saudi Arabia said Friday it had gradually resumed flights at its southern airports one day after suspending all traffic as it launched airstrikes against Houthi fighters in Yemen.

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  3. Saudi suspends flights at southern airports amid Yemen strikesRead the original story

    Yesterday | Reuters

    Saudi Arabia has suspended international and domestic flights at seven airports in its south, aviation authorities said on Thursday after Riyadh and allied Gulf governments launched air strikes against Houthi fighters in Yemen. The airports affected include Jizan, Abha and Wadi al- Dawaser, the General Authority of Civil Aviation said in a brief statement.

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  4. Saudi Arabia suspends flights at southern airports as Iran demands halt to Yemen strikesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Straits Times

    Saudi Arabia has suspended international and domestic flights at seven airports in its south, the aviation authorities said on Thursday after Riyadh and allied Gulf governments launched air strikes against Houthi fighters in Yemen. The airports affected include Jizan, Abha and Wadi al- Dawaser, the General Authority of Civil Aviation said in a brief statement.

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  5. Hillawi joins Parsons as Managing Director, MEA regionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | AME Info

    Parsons is pleased to announce that Jaafar Hillawi has joined the company as Senior Vice President and Managing Director of its environment and infrastructure business unit for the Middle East Africa region. In this role, Mr. Hillawi will provide leadership for business development and operational delivery to execute and grow Parsons' water, industrial, and oil and gas business in the MEA region.

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  6. 13 civilians killed in Saudi airstrikes on YemenRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Al Bawaba

    The ongoing Saudi airstrikes on Yemen have so far claimed the lives of 13 civilians with more deaths feared, Yemeni sources say. "Thirteen civilians, including women and children, were killed in the Saudi raids overnight," a civil defense source said on Thursday.

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  7. Saudi military buildup at border with Yemen is defensive: sourcesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Daily Star

    A Saudi soldier walks past a damaged house as he patrols on foot in Jizan on the border with Yemen November 3, 2014. REUTERS/Faisal Al Nasser DOHA: Saudi Arabia's military buildup near its southern border with Yemen is purely defensive, two Saudi sources familiar with the matter told Reuters.

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  8. Yemen crisis: An Iranian-Saudi battleground?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | BBC News

    Yemen is fast descending into a violent cauldron where the competing interests of Shia Houthi rebels, Sunni tribes, Saudi Arabia and other Gulf Arab states, Iran, al-Qaeda and now Islamic State are forming a toxic mix. The situation has got so bad that the US and UK have closed their embassies and evacuated their staff, while Gulf Arab countries have moved theirs to the southern city of Aden.

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  9. Saudi Man Sentenced to Death by Beheading for Insulting Allah and MohammedCNSRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Cybercast News Service

    ... had been denied. Five convicted criminals were beheaded and 'crucified,' put on public display in Jizan, Saudi Arabia, their severed heads put in plastic bags dangling from their necks, May 13, 2013. The law forbids apostasy and blasphemy, which ... 6 comments

  10. The Question of YemenRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 12 | Counterpunch

    Historian Christopher Dietrich on the 100-year-long history of American torture; Jeffrey St. Clair on the implications of giving impunity to the CIA's torturers; Chris Floyd on how the US has exported torture to its client states around the world. David Macaray on the Paradoxes of Police Unions; Louis Proyect on Slave Rebellions in the Open Seas; Paul Krassner on the Perils of Political Cartooning; Martha Rosenberg on the dangers of Livestock Shot-up with Antibiotics; and Lee Ballinger on Elvis, Race and the Poor South.

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  11. Saudi Arabia beheads 3 for drug traffickingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | The Daily Star

    A member of the Saudi border guards forces patrols the fence on Saudi Arabia's northern border with Iraq, near Arar City on February 23, 2015. AFP PHOTO / FAYEZ NURELDINE RIYADH: Saudi Arabia on Wednesday beheaded three people convicted of smuggling narcotics into the ultra-conservative kingdom, where executions have accelerated this year, the interior ministry said.

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  12. Saudi beheads 3 for drug traffickingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | New Vision

    Saudi Arabia on Wednesday beheaded three people convicted of smuggling narcotics into the ultra-conservative kingdom, where executions have accelerated this year, the interior ministry said. Hammud Hajuri from Yemen and Mohammed al-Qahtani, a Saudi, were executed in southwestern Jizan province, near the Yemeni border, after being found guilty of trafficking a large amount of amphetamines and hashish, it said in a statement carried by the SPA state news agency.

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  13. Now is the right time to rethink security in the GCCRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | Al Jazeera

    One could be forgiven for thinking that the Arab Spring never really occurred in large parts of the Gulf Cooperation Council . Cushioned by plentiful hydrocarbon reserves and healthy government budgets, and populations who largely prefer stability to chaotic political change, the GCC has been able to avoid instability reaching its own territory.

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  14. Oil prices drop on profit-takingRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 26 | Xinhuanet

    "Markets are calm now, demand is growing," al-Naimi said at a conference in the port city of Jizan, southwest Saudi Arabia. However, the worries of global supply glut dragged oil prices down Thursday as traders believed the oversupply situation could not change overnight.

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  15. RPT-UPDATE 10-Brent crude up 5 pct as Saudi sees improved demand for oilRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Reuters

    ... a lift from comments by Saudi oil minister Ali al-Naimi, who spoke to reporters in the port city of Jizan, Saudi Arabia. "Markets are calm now ... demand is growing," said Naimi, who drove a change in the strategy of the Organization of the ...

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  16. Oil prices rebound despite growing inventoriesRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Xinhuanet

    The Energy Information Administration , the Energy Department's statistical arm, Wednesday released its report covering U.S. crude supplies of the week ending on Feb. 20. U.S. crude stockpiles increased 8.4 million barrels to 434.1 million, 71.7 million barrels more than a year earlier. Oil prices were boosted by the optimistic remarks from Ali al- Naimi, Saudi Arabia's Oil Minister.

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  17. Oil up on Saudi demandRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Business World

    ... a lift from comments by Saudi oil minister Ali al-Naimi, who spoke to reporters in the port city of Jizan, Saudi Arabia. "Markets are calm now ... demand is growing," said Naimi, who drove a change in the strategy of the Organization of the ...

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  18. UPDATE 8-Oil rises above $59 as Saudis say demand growingRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Reuters

    Brent crude oil rose above $59 a barrel on Wednesday after data showed Chinese factories were producing more than expected and Saudi Arabia's oil minister said oil demand was growing. Gains were capped, however, by data from the U.S. Energy Information Administration showing U.S. crude stocks rose 8.4 million barrels last week to a record level, including a 2.4 million barrel rise at Cushing, Oklahoma, delivery point of the U.S. crude oil contract.

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  19. UPDATE 1-Saudi's Naimi says oil demand is growing, markets calmRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Reuters

    Saudi Arabia's Oil Minister Ali al-Naimi said on Wednesday that oil demand is growing and markets are calm, in some of his first public comments since the price of crude rebounded from a near six-year low. Oil crashed by 60 percent between June and January to a post-2009 low of $45 a barrel, with losses accelerating after OPEC decided in November to hold output at 30 million barrels per day to try to preserve its market share.

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  20. Saudi's Naimi says oil demand is growing, markets calmRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Saudi Arabia's Oil Minister Ali al-Naimi said on Wednesday that oil demand is growing and markets are calm, in some of his first public comments since the price of crude rebounded from a near six-year low. JIZAN, Saudi Arabia: Saudi Arabia's Oil Minister Ali al-Naimi said on Wednesday that oil demand is growing and markets are calm, in some of his first public comments since the price of crude rebounded from a near six-year low.

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