Saudi security forces shot dead a suspected militant who tried to detonate explosives outside a mosque in the Qatif region in eastern Saudi Arabia, the interior ministry said on Wednesday.
"The man was shot outside a mosque i
Unidentified assailants shot dead a Saudi Arabian soldier in the kingdom's eastern district of Qatif, the official SPA news agency quoted a police spokesperson as saying on Wednesday.
Sami Mouawad Awadallah Al Harbi came under
The planned integrated public transport system for Saudi Arabia's Dammam and Qatif cities will cost around SR60 billion ($16 billion), a senior official was quoted as saying.
Eastern Province Mayor Fahad Al-Jubair said in a re
Saudi Arabia's Cabinet has decided to implement integrated public transport systems, including Metros and buses, in Dammam and Qatif cities, a report said.
The cabinet also set up a high-level committee under the Eastern Provi
A Riyadh court has sentenced seven men to between six and 20 years in jail for offences that included taking part in protests in the town of Qatif, in Saudi Arabia's Eastern Province, state news agency SPA said.
SPA said the s
Saudi Arabia blamed an unnamed foreign power for stirring up strife in its oil-rich Eastern Province, saying that 14 people had been injured.
"A foreign country is trying to undermine national security by inciting strife in (the city of) A