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28. Saudi authorities hold 3,000 Egyptians at airport

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28. Saudi authorities hold 3,000 Egyptians at airport
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Year: 
2011
Week: 
35
Article number: 
28
Article pages: 
4
Date of source: 
August 29, 2011
Author: 
Husām al-Suwayfī
Reviewer: 
Zoe Kurle
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Saudi authorities held more than 3,000 Egyptian pilgrims at the airport in Jeddah on August 28, reprimanding them for the trial of ousted president, Husnī Mubārak.

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According to a Saudi officer present at the airport on August 28, the reason behind the pilgrims' detention is due to the ruling Saudi family's rejection of Mubārak's trial.

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