Saudi Arabian officials today banned their citizens from visiting Lebanon and asked those who are already present there to evacuate immediately, after Shiite clans threatened to kidnap Sunni Arabs.
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Officials from Saudi Arabia warned Israel that they will shoot down any Israeli aircraft, which enters in to the Saudi airspace.
The American allies of the US in the middle-east are enhancing their weapons inventory, as a response to the new Iranian missile tests and military exercises.
The Saudi Police opened fire upon Shiite protestors yesterday in the Eastern Province, as the clashes between the security officials and the members of the Shiite minority escalated.
Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC), the alliance of Sunni Arab nations within the Gulf region, has carried out a major military exercise codenamed “Islands of Loyalty” this week, inviting strong response from the Shiite superpower Iran.
According to sources within the Saudi Arabian defense ministry, two of the ships belonging to the Islamic Republic of Iran Navy (IRIN) were allowed to dock in a Saudi port this month.