Saudi Arabia boosts security at malls, oil facilities amid Yemen, Islamic State strikes

April 20, 2015 11:49 AM

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RIYADH, Saudi Arabia – Saudi Arabia is beefing up security around shopping centers and oil facilities after receiving information about possible threats to the sites.

Interior Ministry spokesman Maj. Gen. Mansour al-Turki said in a statement Monday that precautionary measures were put in place to protect against an attempt by militants to target the facilities.

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