A police officer saudi was killed Sunday and six others were injured when their patrol was targeted to Aouamia, announced the saudi ministry of the interior. This incident is the latest in a series of attacks since may in this city in shi’a majority.
The population complained in particular that the authorities have begun to destroy the older neighbourhoods of the city, located in the east of saudi Arabia.
At least five people are dead in two days last week when the security forces have launched an operation to arrest suspected insurgents.
On Sunday, the police patrol was targeted by an explosive charge, said the interior ministry in a statement released by the State news agency SPA. The six injured have been hospitalized and are in stable condition, he added. (tty/nxp)
Created: 31.07.2017, 00h37