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  1. MERS kills 10 more in Saudi, health campaign broadenedRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | The Daily Star

    In this Tuesday May, 13, 2014 file photo, Muslim pilgrims wear surgical masks to help prevent infection from a respiratory virus known as the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome in the holy city of Mecca, Saudi Arabia. AP Photo/Hasan Jamali RIYADH: The MERS virus has killed 10 more people in Saudi Arabia over the past week, pushing the death toll above 400, as health officials broaden their campaign to halt its spread.

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  2. Recently a forum was held by GISTIC Research to create awareness in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2015 | LivePressWorld

    This is to announce that the GIS Technology Center recently organized a forum on the 19th and 20th of February. This is the 2nd GIS Innovation Forum that was recently held at Umm Al-Qura University in Makkah.

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  3. Indian arrested in Saudi Arabia for offensive mosque photoRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2015 | The Peninsula

    JEDDAH: An Indian man has been arrested for posting offensive photos of the Holy Haram in Makkah. The man allegedly posted photos of the Kaaba being replaced by a Hinduism temple on his Facebook account, reported a local daily .

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  4. Kingdom of Saudi ArabiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2015 | The Capital-Journal

    Saudi Arabia is a country that located at the southwestern part of Asia. Saudi Arabia has good strategic location in the Middle East in addition to the large amount of the oil that it exports every day.

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  5. PM satisfied with Pak-Afghan security cooperationRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2015 | The Nation

    Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Monday said relations with Afghanistan had undergone qualitative transformation since the government took over last year. The prime minister expressed these views at a meeting with Ambassador of Afghanistan to Pakistan Janan Mosazai here at the PM House.

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  6. Saudi expats - commit a crime every 24 minutesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2015 | The Peninsula

    DAMMAM : Expatriates in Saudi Arabia commit daily around 54 crimes at an average rate of one criminal offense every 24 minutes, a local daily reported quoting a report by the Justice Ministry. The report, covering the period 2013-2014, said in one year expatriates were involved in a total of 18,981 crimes.

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  7. Expats gone bad? Saudi Arabia claims expats commit crimes every 24 minutesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2015 | Al Bawaba

    Expatriates commit daily around 54 crimes at an average rate of one criminal offense every 24 minutes, Al-Hayat newspaper reported on Sunday quoting a report by the Justice Ministry. The report, covering the period 2013-2014, said in one year expatriates were involved in a total of 18,981 crimes.

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  8. Activists say Islamic State releases 19 Syrian ChristiansRead the original story

    Mar 1, 2015 | Norwalk Citizen News

    ... moved to Karak. Jawdat said his brother is a devout Muslim and had joined his parents on a pilgrimage to Mecca, Saudi Arabia. The pilot's F-16 went down over northern Syria in December, near the Islamic State group's de facto capital of Raqqa, and ...

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  9. With closed borders, Gazans unable to make Muslim pilgrimageRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2015 | Newsday

    ... Saudi Arabia because they cannot leave the sealed territory. Some 7,500 Gazans have sought to travel to Mecca, Saudi Arabia, for the minor umrah pilgrimage but have been turned away because Egypt restricts movement in and out of the coastal ...

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  10. Police investigating break-ins, vandalism at District mosqueRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... had been flipped upside down and that a large picture of the Kaaba - a shrine at the Grand Mosque in Mecca, Saudi Arabia, Islam's holiest site - had been stolen. Mobaidin said he has been part of the neighborhood for 20 years, owning a grocery store ...

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  11. Folk singer Sadiq Fakeer dies in KSA road accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2015 | The Nation

    Sufi folk singer Sadiq Fakeer breathed his last on Thursday evening after succumbing to fatal injuries following a car crash in Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. The folk singer, who might not be well-known in the mainstream music arena, was nonetheless a notable fixture on the folk music scene.

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  12. Saudi reports 10 MERS deaths in a weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2015 | The Daily Star

    In this Tuesday May, 13, 2014 file photo, Muslim pilgrims wear surgical masks to help prevent infection from a respiratory virus known as the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome in the holy city of Mecca, Saudi Arabia. AP Photo/Hasan Jamali RIYADH: Ten more people in Saudi Arabia have died from MERS over the past week, health ministry figures showed Friday, after an international mission urged extra measures to combat the virus.

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  13. Saudi Arabia: Three new MERS cases, three deaths as of noon February 26Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | Crofs Blogs

    The KSA MOH Command and Control Center has finally posted its daily MERS report: MOH: '3 New Confirmed Corona Cases Recorded' . But it doesn't include the tables for some reasons, so I have no details on these cases or on the three reported deaths.

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  14. Militants abduct more Christians, smash ancient artifactsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | Albany Times Union

    ... moved to Karak. Jawdat said his brother is a devout Muslim and had joined his parents on a pilgrimage to Mecca, Saudi Arabia. The pilot's F-16 went down over northern Syria in December, near the Islamic State group's de facto capital of Raqqa, and ...

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  15. Number of Syrian Christians abducted by IS rises to 220Read the original story

    Feb 26, 2015 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... moved to Karak. Jawdat said his brother is a devout Muslim and had joined his parents on a pilgrimage to Mecca, Saudi Arabia. The pilot's F-16 went down over northern Syria in December, near the Islamic State group's de facto capital of Raqqa, and ...

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  16. Muslim group: 'Jihadi John' resembles man who grew up in UKRead the original story

    Feb 26, 2015 | Greenwich Citizen

    ... moved to Karak. Jawdat said his brother is a devout Muslim and had joined his parents on a pilgrimage to Mecca, Saudi Arabia. The pilot's F-16 went down over northern Syria in December, near the Islamic State group's de facto capital of Raqqa, and ...

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  17. Activists: Number of Christians abducted by IS rises to 220Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | Albany Times Union

    ... moved to Karak. Jawdat said his brother is a devout Muslim and had joined his parents on a pilgrimage to Mecca, Saudi Arabia. The pilot's F-16 went down over northern Syria in December, near the Islamic State group's de facto capital of Raqqa, and ...

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  18. Saudi Arabia sentences two men to death for plotting airplane hijackingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | Al Bawaba

    The Special Criminal Court in Riyadh on Tuesday sentenced two members of a terrorist cell to death and 25 others to varying jail terms. The three-member jury awarded death to defendants number five and seven.

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  19. Kayla Mueller's parents wanted her 'to tell the truth'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | Greenwich Citizen

    ... moved to Karak. Jawdat said his brother is a devout Muslim and had joined his parents on a pilgrimage to Mecca, Saudi Arabia. The pilot's F-16 went down over northern Syria in December, near the Islamic State group's de facto capital of Raqqa, and ...

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  20. Israel and the West to blame for collapse of Middle East, says...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | Canada.com

    ... the premier source of religious authority in Islam, was speaking at a counter-terrorism conference in Mecca, Saudi Arabia, as part of efforts to encourage the Muslim world to join forces against terrorism. However, he seemed to blame Israel and by ...

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