2 Shiites die in clashes with Saudi police: activists

Two Shiites have been killed in overnight clashes with police in the eastern Saudi province of QatifTwo Shiites were killed in overnight clashes with police in the eastern Saudi province of Qatif following the arrest of a prominent Shiite cleric and government critic, activists said on Monday.


Related Posts

  • Palestinian killed by IDF fire during arrest operation23 July, 2015 Palestinian killed by IDF fire during arrest operation IDF and Palestinians provide differing account of incident in which 53-year-old was shot dead in West Bank during arrest operation.
  • Immigration judge frees Mexican activist US trying to deport10 June, 2017 Immigration judge frees Mexican activist US trying to deport SAN DIEGO (AP) — A Mexican woman was released from custody Friday while the U.S. government seeks to deport her after a judge rejected arguments she should wear a monitoring device because she was arrested twice while demonstrating in support of people in the country illegally.
  • Policeman, armed protester killed in Saudi clash4 August, 2012 Policeman, armed protester killed in Saudi clash A Saudi policeman and an armed protester were killed in overnight clashes in the kingdom's oil-rich, Shiite-populated Eastern Province, the interior ministry said on Saturday.
  • 20 die in Sunni, Shiite clashes in Yemen12 January, 2012 20 die in Sunni, Shiite clashes in Yemen Twenty gunmen were killed Thursday in clashes between Zaidi Shiite rebels and Sunni Salafist gunmen in northern Yemen, a security official said.
  • Saudi police arrest wanted Shiite3 September, 2012 Saudi police arrest wanted Shiite Saudi security forces have arrested a man who figured on a list of 23 wanted people for causing trouble in the mostly-Shiite Qatif district, rights activists and an official said on Monday.

Leave a Reply

Read the original at Middle East News Headlines - Yahoo! News.