Friday, February 25, 2011
Saudi Arabia has reportedly deployed security forces in the country to stop the anti-government protests as thousands of people called for a "Day of Rage."
The forces entered the Qatif region to confront possible rallies, an eyewitness told Iran's Arabic-language news channel Al-Alam on Thursday.
The residents planned to hold protests to demand the release of political prisoners and show solidarity with the people of Bahrain, the witness went on to say.
Thousands of people have said they are prepared to attend the protests after Saudi youths named March 11th the Day of Rage on social networking website facebook.'
Posted by DotConnector at 07:45