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ZeroHedge – State Department Shuts US Embassy In ‘Ally’ Saudi Arabia Amid “Heightened Security Concerns” – 16 March 2015

ZeroHedgeHaving recently noted The Kingdom’s new king’s decrees promising to support the poor and needy with more and more handouts (and to halt the rise of inequality), it is interestingly coincidental that, as The BBC reports, the US embassy in the Saudi capital Riyadh has cancelled all consular services for Sunday and Monday due to “heightened security concerns,” and consular services in Riyadh, Jeddah and Dhahran would not be available. This follows Friday’s warning that Western oil workers could be the target of militant attacks.

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