Saudi Arabia: Shooting Wounds Policeman, 2 Indian Nationals

November 10, 2015 6:58 AM

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Saudi Arabia's interior ministry says gunmen shot at a security patrol in the country's predominantly Shiite eastern region, wounding a policeman and two Indian nationals passing by.

Ministry's spokesman, Maj. Gen. Mansour al-Turki, says the attack took place on Monday evening as the patrol was checking on the security situation in al-Khuwaildiya district in the predominantly Shiite eastern region of al-Qatif. He says the wounded were taken to a hospital.

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