Saudi Arabia Reportedly Deploys Soldiers to Border with Iraq (3)

GlobalSecurity.org 2014.07.04 02:37
by Phillip Walter Wellman July 03, 2014 Saudi Arabia has reportedly amassed 30,000 troops along its border with Iraq, amid growing fears that Sunni militants are planning to advance on the kingdom. According to the Saudi-owned al-Arabiya news channel, the soldiers were deployed after Iraqi government forces abandoned their posts in the border region. The channel said it acquired video showing about 2,500 soldiers retreating,
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