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  11/18/2013, Kislev 15, 5774

Saudi Arabia Denies Reports of Diplomatic Contact with Israel


Saudi Arabia denied on Monday having any diplomatic contact with Israel, with which it has no official diplomatic ties, after a British newspaper reported that the two countries could coordinate efforts against Iran, AFP reports. The kingdom, which is Iran's chief regional rival, "has no relations or contacts with Israel of any kind or at any level," said a foreign ministry spokesman, quoted by state news agency SPA.