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Saudi rulers say protests don’t fit the Islamic state

Saudi rulers say protests don’t fit the Islamic state

Argument remains same - protests are not Islamic; Planned Friday, March 11 protests seen as first key test; Reforms not keeping up with Internet-savvy youth.

March 10, 2011 9:23
 

Saudi minister says dialogue needed, not protest

Saudi foreign minister says dialogue is only way forward; Faisal warns against protest, foreign interference.

March 9, 2011 4:17
 

More Shi’ite protests in Saudi oil region

100 protesters in Hofuf demand release of cleric, No immediate comment from government.

March 5, 2011 2:28
 
The Arab Revolution: Saudi Update

The Arab Revolution: Saudi Update

They’re calling it the domino effect: one country after another plunging into the unknown as citizens demand more rights and freedom. Eman Al Nafjan says Saudi Arabia could well be next.

February 20, 2011 11:17
 
Saudi king needs to step up reforms to curb dissent

Saudi king needs to step up reforms to curb dissent

Reforms must be enacted to curb dissent – analysts; King's absence has delayed government plans; Succession could also affect course of reforms.

February 15, 2011 12:57