Eleven people are dead and over 200 are injured after a fire swept through an oil workers residential compound in Saudi Arabia.
Saudi national oil company Saudi Aramco said the cause of the fire which broke out in a basement of the Radium residential compound in Khobar was not known.
Cars and furniture caught fire in the basement of one of the towers, heavy smoke bellowed, obstructing rescue and firefighting operations," the Civil Defense said in a statement. The fire is now under control, it said.
Saudi Arabia is the world's largest oil exporter with its entire output pumped by Aramco.
A suicide bomb attack on in a mosque in Saudi Arabia has killed 17 people, Saudi state television channel al-Ekhbariya reported.
The mosque, in the southwestern city of Abha, served a state security unit called the Special Emergency Force, and all those killed were members, the channel said.
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Saudi Arabia shot down a Scud missile fired into the kingdom by Yemen's dominant Houthi group and its army allies, according to the Saudi state news agency, reports Reuters.
In a statement from the leadership of the Saudi-led joint Arab military coalition, Saudi Arabia said the attack by forces loyal to President Saleh happened in the early hours of the morning.
"At 2:45 on Saturday morning, the Houthi militias and ousted (President) Ali Abdullah Saleh launched a Scud missile in the direction of Khamees al-Mushait, and praise be to God, the Royal Saudi air defences blocked it with a Patriot missile," the statement said.
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Saudi Arabia says it has arrested 93 people with links to the so-called Islamic State, foiling several terror attacks including a planned strike on the US Embassy in the kingdom's capital, Riyadh.
Interior Ministry spokesman Maj. Gen. Mansour al-Turki told the Associated Press that the arrests include a cell of 65 people arrested in March who were involved in a plan that included targeting residential compounds, prisons and security forces.
Authorities also thwarted a plot for a suicide attack on the US Embassy after receiving information about the plan in Mid-March, the General said.
The US military rescued two Saudi pilots who ejected from their F-15 fighter jet over the Gulf of Aden, according to a US defence official.
He said the two were rescued in international waters by a helicopter from Djibouti after Saudi Arabia requested assistance.
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