IS affiliate claims responsibility for Saudi police bombing

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) - An allegedly new Islamic State affiliate in Saudi Arabia claimed responsibility for a suicide...abroad was illegal. At the same time, Saudi Arabia joined a U.S.-led coalition carrying...
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Pollard to be freed; analyst spied for Israel

...including about radar-jamming techniques and the electronic capabilities of nations hostile to Israel, including Saudi Arabia.A court statement from then-Defense Secretary Caspar Weinberger said Pollard did "irrevocable" damage to the U...
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Saudi Arabia: Islamic State attacks stopped, 400 held

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia - Saudi Arabia announced Saturday it has broken up planned Islamic State attacks...they thwarted a suicide bomb attack on a large mosque in eastern Saudi Arabia that can hold 3,000 worshippers, along with multiple planned...
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Iran accord: 'New chapter' or a 'historic mistake'?

...House officials said Obama also called King Salman of Saudi Arabia, one of the many Sunni Arab rivals of Shiite Iran who...other forces opposing America's Mideast allies such as Saudi Arabia and Israel.Another significant agreement will allow...
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Diplomats: Iran nuclear agreement likely today

...Yemen's Houthi rebels, the Lebanese militant group Hezbollah and other forces opposing America's Mideast allies such as Saudi Arabia and Israel.Iranian leaders say the embargo must end as their forces are combating regional scourges such as the Islamic...
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Airstrike hits market in Yemen, over 45 killed

...and tribal militias, Sunni Islamic militants and loyalists of President Abed Rabbo Mansour Hadi, who is now based in Saudi Arabia.The rebels seized the capital, Sanaa, in September. In March, a Saudi-led and U.S.-backed coalition began...
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Al-Qaida's No. 2 figure killed in US strike in Yemen

...after the al-Qaida affiliate in Saudi Arabia was crushed in the mid-2000s...Mohammed bin Nayef, then head of Saudi Arabia's counterterrorism agency. ex-Guantanamo detainee from Saudi Arabia who was al-Wahishi's deputy...
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Today In Sports History for July 12

...2012 - Every country competing at the London Games includes female athletes for the first time in Olympic history after Saudi Arabia agreed to send two women to compete in judo and track and field.2014 - Mario Goetze volleys in the winning goal in...
Nuke deal remains elusive after deadline, but talks continue

...significant political capital on finalizing an agreement that has prompted suspicion from Iran's regional rival, Saudi Arabia, outright hostility from America's closest Mideast ally, Israel, and deep ambivalence even among congressional...
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Billionaire Saudi prince vows to donate $32 billion fortune

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) - Saudi Arabia's billionaire Prince Alwaleed bin Talal, one of the world's richest people, announced Wednesday that he will donate all of...
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