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  9/4/2014, Elul 9, 5774

Saudi Arabia Sends Convicted Terrorists to Jail

A Saudi court on Wednesday sentenced 22 Saudi citizens, an American and a Yemeni to jail terms of between two and 27 years on terrorism charges, Reuters reported, citing the official news agency SPA.

The court said charges ranged from "the establishment of a terrorist cell planning to targeting oil pipelines," having weapons, and planning attacks and at home and in neighboring Bahrain.