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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
 
Will we or won’t we?

Will we or won’t we?

Eman Al Nafjan, Saudi blogger, asks whether we will see an uprising in the kingdom. Her view? ‘We are still on the train heading to revolution town.’

March 1, 2011 4:34
 

Saudi authorities detain Shi’ite cleric over sermon

Facebook pages call for reforms, end to corruption.

March 1, 2011 11:46
 

Saudi activists eye protests, wait for new cabinet

Activists have set up Facebook pages calling for protests on March 11 and 20.

March 1, 2011 10:10
 

Saudi activists eye protests, wait for new cabinet

Authorities, clerics view protests as a taboo.

February 28, 2011 3:23