Saudis Accept Bin Ladens on ‘Humanitarian Grounds,’ Awsat Says

Saudi Arabia allowed the widows and children of slain al-Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden to enter the kingdom on “humanitarian grounds” after they were deported from Pakistan, the London-based Asharq al-Awsat reported, citing an unidentified Saudi official.

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