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Saudi Arabia finds six new Mers cases as outbreak grows

Saudi Arabia says it has detected six new cases of the deadly Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (Mers) in 24 hours, the biggest daily jump for months with officials blaming lax hospital procedures.

20 Jul 2018 - 2:54PM

Saudi Arabia says it has detected six new cases of the deadly Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (Mers) in 24 hours, the biggest daily jump for months with officials blaming lax hospital procedures.

Saudi Arabia finds six new Mers cases as outbreak grows
Celebratory gunfire at Saudi wedding cuts cable, 23 electrocuted

Celebratory gunfire at a wedding party in eastern Saudi Arabia brought down an electric cable, killing 23 people, a local civil defence official said on Wednesday.

18 Jul 2018 - 5:27PM

Celebratory gunfire at a wedding party in eastern Saudi Arabia brought down an electric cable, killing 23 people, a local civil defence official said on Wednesday.

Celebratory gunfire at Saudi wedding cuts cable, 23 electrocuted
Top Saudi cleric says women who drive risk damaging their ovaries
At least 22 killed in Riyadh fuel truck blast

At least 22 people were killed when a fuel truck crashed into a flyover in the Saudi capital Riyadh on Thursday, triggering an explosion that caused the collapse of an industrial building.

18 Jul 2018 - 5:27PM

At least 22 people were killed when a fuel truck crashed into a flyover in the Saudi capital Riyadh on Thursday, triggering an explosion that caused the collapse of an industrial building.

At least 22 killed in Riyadh fuel truck blast