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  Kislev 27, 5772 , 23/12/11

Report: Saudi Forces Fire on Local Demonstrators

Activists in the eastern Saudi Arabia city of Qatif claim that government forces fired on anti-government demonstrators Wednesday evening, according to a Friday-morning report by Iran's Press TV.

Hundreds of people reportedly took part in the demonstration, calling for the release of thousands of political prisoners.

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