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Riyadh police thwarts a fake campaign to raise donations for Syrian people Riyadh, December 17 (BNA) –Riyadh Police thwarted a fake campaign to raise donations for the Syrian People, where they arrested five people of Arab nationality travelling on three trucks to receive fundraising east of Riyadh. The organisers of the fake … Read more on…

Two Killed as Saudi Police Clash With Foreigners in Riyadh Clashes between Saudi police and foreign nationals in Riyadh killed two people, including a Saudi citizen, as the government cracked down on undocumented workers. Police arrested 561 people during the riots that erupted last night in south Riyadh, the … Read more on Bloomberg

Sudanese worker killed in confrontation with police in Riyadh RIYADH, Saudi Arabia, Nov. 14 (UPI) — Violence in the Manfouha district in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia's capital city, led to the death of a Sudanese resident and the injury of 17 others, police said. Police said illegal migrants "rioted, hurling rocks at … Read more on…

Two killed as Saudi police clash with foreign workers in Riyadh Foreign workers with their passports gather outside a labour office in Riyadh November 4, 2013, after missing a deadline to correct their visa status. — Reuters file picRIYADH, Nov 10 — Two people including a Saudi citizen died in clashes between … Read more…

East Africa: Deadly Clashes in Riyadh Between Police and Migrant Workers Riyadh — Two people have been killed and nearly 70 others wounded as Saudi police clashed with protesting foreign workers in a district of the capital, Riyadh. Officials said some 560 people were arrested as well in the Manfuhah district. Police … Read more…

Saudi police quell rioting by illegal immigrants in Riyadh The authorities issued an ultimatum for the violators of the immigration and labor laws to surrender themselves and their families voluntarily as a prelude to their extradition, spokesman of Riyadh Police Brig. Nasser Al-Qahtani said in a press release … Read more on Kuwait News Agency

Migrant workers clash with Saudi police over deportations, 2 killed A crackdown on migrants in Saudi Arabia sparked clashes between police and hundreds of foreign workers in a poor area of the capital Riyadh. Two people were killed and dozens were injured in the violence. Security forces in riot gear fired shots into … Read…