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  1. 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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  2. 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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  3. 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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  4. Kayla Mueller's brother: Swap with Taliban raised IS demandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 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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  5. Top Cleric Calls for Educational Reform in Muslim WorldRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2015 | Wall Street Journal

    ... nd the life of the Prophet Muhammad for the rise of Middle East-based terrorism. He issued his appeal in Mecca, Saudi Arabia-Islam's holiest...

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  6. Health mission urges more Saudi measures to combat MERSRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 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: An international health mission said Monday more measures are needed to combat the spread of MERS in Saudi Arabia, the country worst hit by the coronavirus.

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  7. Saudi King's Counter-Terror Event Hosted by Group Accused of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2015 | Cybercast News Service

    ... of Egypt's Al-Azhar, Ahmad al-Tayyeb, on the sidelines of the MWL-hosted counterterrorism conference in Mecca, Saudi Arabia, on Sunday, February 22, 2015. (Photo: MWL) In the conference program, the MWL portrayed terrorists as misguided young people ...

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  8. Curb extremism by education, says top Al Azhar clericRead the original story

    Feb 22, 2015 | Times of Oman

    Makkah: The head of Al Azhar called on Sunday for education reform in Muslim countries in an effort to contain the spread of religious extremism. Speaking at counter-terrorism forum in the holy city of Makkah, Al Azhar grand imam Ahmed Al Tayib linked extremism to "bad interpretations of the Quran and the Sunnah.

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  9. Brief news LahoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2015 | The Nation

    JUP stimulates govt against blasphemy LAHORE: Jamiat Ulema Pakistan has demanded from the government to lobby for making an international law to protect honour of the holy prophets. During party's central shoora meeting held under the leadership of central president Pir Ijaz Hashmi on Saturday, the meeting demanded from the Muslim nations across the globe to press the United Nations for making an international law to book the elements undertaking sacrilegious actions against the holy prophets.

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  10. Remembering Malcolm XRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2015 | The Chronicle Herald

    ... as a passionate, well-read and inspirational speaker, he eventually left the group and travelled to Mecca, Saudi Arabia, home to one of Islam's holiest sites. It was there that Malcolm X began to believe the civil rights movement should adopt a more ...

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  11. WHO Mission to Saudi Arabia to Target Mers Corona VirusRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2015 | Voice of America

    Muslim pilgrims wear surgical masks to help prevent infection from the MERS respiratory virus in Mecca, Saudi Arabia, May 13, 2014. A World Health Organization mission is going to Saudi Arabia in the coming week, at the request of the government, to take preventive measures against an anticipated spring season upsurge of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome, also known as MERS-Corona virus.

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  12. In Saudi Arabia, of all countries, technology reveals wrong qibla direction in mosquesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2015 | Al Bawaba

    The only time when people had to work out the direction of the Qiblah was when they had to pray outside of the mosques Many residents of Taif who depend on Google Earth to work out the direction of the Qiblah were surprised to find most local mosques were facing the wrong way when holding prayers, Makkah reported. The only time when people had to work out the direction of the Qiblah was when they had to pray outside of the mosques.

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  13. Female Saudi TV presenter is fired on her first day after her boss...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2015 | Daily Mail

    A female Saudi TV presenter claims she was sacked on her first day in the job because she not deemed pretty enough. The woman says she reported for work at the station office, but was told by her boss she could not appear on TV.

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  14. GISTIC Grab the 2014 Crowd Sourced Data "Best Paper Award"Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2015 | LivePressWorld

    GISTIC research wins best paper award for "Towards a Mobile and Context-Aware Framework from Crowd Sourced Data" last November 2014. GISTIC research wins best paper award for "Towards a Mobile and Context-Aware Framework from Crowd Sourced Data" last November 2014.

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  15. Parents confirm death of US woman held by ISISRead the original story

    Feb 10, 2015 | News Times

    ... 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. Family Law Stats from Saudi ArabiaRead the original story

    Feb 10, 2015 | Family Law Prof Blog

    Saudi courts received 1,039 child custody cases and 1,188 alimony cases during the last quarter of 2014, according to Ministry of Justice statistics. The statistics also showed that Makkah had the highest rate of both types of cases with 192 child custody cases and 158 alimony cases, Makkah reported.

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  17. Saudi Arabia and 9/11: The Real ConnectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2015 | Breitbart.com

    Many expect a smoking gun to be found in the 28 still-classified pages of the official 9/11 Commission Report, evidence linking Saudi Arabia to Al Qaeda. The truth about the Kingdom's links to the Global Jihadi Movement is historic and already established.

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  18. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... 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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  19. Purported IS claim: Jordan airstrike kills female US hostageRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | News Times

    ... 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. WHO: MERS Virus Still a ConcernRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 | Voice of America

    Muslim pilgrims wear surgical masks to help prevent infection by the MERS respiratory virus in Mecca, Saudi Arabia, May 13, 2014. The World Health Organization said Thursday that it remained worried about the spread of MERS, a respiratory disease that has infected and killed hundreds of people, overwhelmingly in Saudi Arabia.

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