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Saudi Arabia decides to restore ambassador to Sweden - Al Arabiya TV

CAIRO/STOCKHOLM - Saudi Arabia has decided to send its envoy back to Sweden, Saudi-owned Al Arabiya television said on Friday, in a move that will ease a diplomatic row over the Arab country's human rights record.

UPDATE 2-Saudi Arabia decides to restore ambassador to Sweden -Al Arabiya TV 27 Mar 2015

CAIRO/STOCKHOLM, March 27 - Saudi Arabia has decided to send its envoy back to Sweden, Saudi-owned Al Arabiya television said on Friday, in a move that will ease a diplomatic row over the Arab country's human rights record.

Yemen's port of Aden under threat with enemy at the gates 27 Mar 2015

ADEN - As Saudi Arabia and its Arab allies stage air strikes against Shi'ite Muslim militiamen threatening to topple Yemeni President Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi, the southern port city of Aden shudders from within.

Yemen's port of Aden under threat with enemy at the gates 27 Mar 2015

ADEN - As Saudi Arabia and its Arab allies stage air strikes against Shi'ite Muslim militiamen threatening to topple Yemeni President Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi, the southern port city of Aden shudders from within.

Yemen's port of Aden under threat with enemy at the gates 27 Mar 2015

ADEN, March 27 - As Saudi Arabia and its Arab allies stage air strikes against Shi'ite Muslim militiamen threatening to topple Yemeni President Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi, the southern port city of Aden shudders from within.

Britain - Saudis could not accept 'Iranian-backed regime in Yemen' 27 Mar 2015

WASHINGTON - British Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond said on Friday that Saudi Arabia felt it necessary to intervene in Yemen to avoid Iranian-backed rebels taking over the country along its southern border.

Britain: Saudis could not accept 'Iranian-backed regime in Yemen' 27 Mar 2015

WASHINGTON - British Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond said on Friday that Saudi Arabia felt it necessary to intervene in Yemen to avoid Iranian-backed rebels taking over the country along its southern border.

Saudi Arabia's Yemen gamble may define its regional role for years 27 Mar 2015

RIYADH - Saudi Arabia's campaign to stop the Houthis from ruling over Yemen could define its role in the Middle East for years and shape its regional struggle with the rebels' ally Iran.

Saudi Arabia's Yemen gamble may define its regional role for years 27 Mar 2015

RIYADH, March 27 - Saudi Arabia's campaign to stop the Houthis from ruling over Yemen could define its role in the Middle East for years and shape its regional struggle with the rebels' ally Iran.

FACTBOX: Saudi Arabia's coalition against Yemen's Houthis 27 Mar 2015

DUBAI - Saudi Arabia and allies launched air strikes in Yemen on Thursday to stop the advance of the Iran-allied Houthi militia towards President Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi's southern refuge of Aden.

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Torn-up sick notes show crash pilot should have been grounded

DUESSELDORF, Germany - German authorities said on Friday they had found torn-up sick notes showing that the pilot who crashed a plane into the French Alps was suffering from an illness that should have grounded him on the day of the tragedy. | Video