Saudi Arabia arrests 46 for stirring divisions: state media

Reuters News
Posted: Oct 04, 2017 3:33 PM

DUBAI (Reuters) - Saudi authorities have arrested 22 people, including a Qatari national, for sowing public dissent, Saudi-owned Al Arabiya television said on Wednesday.

In a separate statement carried by the state news agency SPA, authorities said they arrested another 24 people for stirring tribal divisions in the northern city of Hail.

(Reporting By Aziz El Yaakoubi; Editing by Andrew Heavens)