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Saudi faced with US warning of serious threat from Al-Qaeda

Saudi authorities pursued the hunt for elusive Al-Qaeda killers who have kidnapped a US national after Washington voiced deep concern that the oil-rich kingdom was facing a grave threat. The kingdom has appeared powerless to halt a wave of attacks which have seen three Westerners killed in a week and a US national kidnapped in the capital. Security forces are tracking the militants across the kingdom, but since three of four men who left a trail of “infidel” bodies behind at the end of May escaped with official blessing they have repeatedly been outwitted. The security failures were picked up in Washington where strong comments were aired suggesting the Saudi regime’s survival was in danger. Full Story

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