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Saudi court sentences US consulate assailant to death

Saudi court sentences US consulate assailant to death

Nov 25, – A Saudi court on Monday sentenced to death an Al Qaeda member convicted of a 2004 attack on the US consulate in Jeddah, in which five people were killed. The special security tribunal sentenced 19 others to up to 25 years in jail over various charges, including supporting the attack on the […]

November 25, 2013 | By | Reply More
Hillary backs Saudi women defying driving ban

Hillary backs Saudi women defying driving ban

Oct 12, – London: Hillary Rodham Clinton has supported Saudi women who last week defied their kingdom’s ban on female driving. The former US secretary of state told an event in London: “I’m all for it. It is an issue that is symbolic.” She added that the ban is “hard to even rationalise” in today’s […]

October 12, 2013 | By | Reply More