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Thursday, June 9, 2016

Saudi official says kingdom beset by increase in terror attacks

http://www.mcclatchydc.com/news/nation-world/national/national-security/article82634912.html

Saudi official says kingdom beset by increase in terror attacks

Saudi Arabia is struggling to combat terrorism at home even as it takes part in coalitions abroad
The kingdom has experienced 26 terror attacks within the past two years, nine within the past six months
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Saudi Interior Ministry spokesman Maj. Gen. Mansour al-Turki, speaking to reporters in April, 2015. Saudi Arabia is fending off a growing number of terror attacks inside its borders even as it tries to lead a multinational counterterrorism coalition in a financial and physical battle with the Islamic State and al Qaida, he said this week. Hasan Jamali AP

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