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Saudi Police Kill Wanted Militant in Mecca

Saudi Arabia, battling a wave of al Qaeda-linked violence, said its security forces shot dead a wanted militant in the holy city of Mecca on Wednesday after he threw a grenade at them. A policeman was lightly wounded in the clash, the Interior Ministry said in a statement carried by the Saudi Press Agency. Police had tried to persuade the militant, who was in his mid-20s, to surrender, but were forced to open fire after he hurled the grenade, a security source told Reuters. Full Story

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