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nuclear power

Saudi Arabia, South Korea sign memorandum of understanding on cooperating on nuclear energy development, Saudi news agency reports - @Reuters

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Saudi king urges Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi to revoke decision on listing Hamas a terrorist organization - @sherryamin13

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Yemen crisis

Saudi diplomat kidnapped by Al Qaeda in Yemen for 3 years has been freed and arrived in Riyadh - @aawsat_News, @ahmed

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Yemen crisis

In show of support for embattled Yemeni president, Saudi ambassador relocates mission from Sanaa to Aden - @Reuters

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Jordan's King Abdullah flying to Riyadh to meet with Saudi Arabia's King Salman - @RHCJO

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United States Department of State

US State Department issues updates to travel warnings in Saudi Arabia, Algeria, Algeria and Pakistan

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Middle East Respiratory Syndrome outbreak, 2012-2015

Death toll in Saudi Arabia from MERS virus climbs to 385 - @AP

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King Abdul Aziz International Airport, Jeddah, Makkah, SA

Saudi Arabia: Car collides with plane on the runway at Jeddah Airport; driver suffers minor injuries - @Al_Jazirah

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Yemen crisis

Saudi Arabia suspends embassy work in Yemen, recalls staff from Sanaa - @AlArabiya_Eng

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Middle East Respiratory Syndrome outbreak, 2012-2015

Filipino nurse from Saudi Arabia tests positive for MERS coronavirus, Philippines Dept. of Health says - @NCorralesINQ

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Saudi Arabia

Prince Charles raises blogger Raif Badawi's case in meeting with Saudi King Salman - @TelegraphWorld

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AirAsia X flight to Saudi Arabia turned back due to technical problem, landed safely in Malaysia - @AP

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Kuala Lumpur International Airport, Kampong Pelembang, Selangor, MY

AirAsia Flight D7172 with 'technical problem' returns home safely after circling 4 hours on Sunday - @cctvnews

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Nobel Prize

Norwegian lawmakers nominate imprisoned Saudi rights activists Waleed Abulkhair and Raif Badawi for Nobel Peace Prize - @MoTheAtheist

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Egypt Sinai Peninsula violence

Saudi Arabia condemns the bombings that targeted the Egyptian army in Sinai - @AlArabiya_Eng

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Saudi Arabia

American citizen shot and wounded in eastern Saudi Arabia, injury not life threatening police say - @AlexSmithNBC

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Saudi King Abdullah dies

Saudi Arabia's new King Salman orders cabinet reshuffle, keeps in place oil, finance posts - @Reuters

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Michelle Obama

White House on Michelle Obama not wearing head scarf during trip: Attire the First Lady wore to Saudi Arabia is the same as former First Ladies - @lesleyclark

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Ted Cruz

In Facebook post, Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, says 'kudos' to Michelle Obama for not wearing head scarf in Saudi Arabia

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Saudi King Abdullah dies

Senior White House official says Saudi king's message on oil in talks with President Obama was one of continuity on Saudi policy; did not discuss current prices - @jeffmason1