Saudi Arabia 'deploys 30,000 troops' to Iraq border (20)

France24 2014.07.03 13:29
Tweet print © AFP Text by FRANCE 24 Follow france24_en on twitter Saudi Arabia has strengthened its defences on its border with Iraq, deploying 30,000 soldiers, after Iraqi troops withdrew from the area, Saudi- owned al-Arabiya television reported on Thursday. The world's top oil exporter shares an 800-km (500-mile) border with neighbour Iraq, where militants from the Islamic State of Iraq and Greater
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