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Saudis Say They ‘Dealt With’ Riyadh Drone After Reports of Gunfire

Riyadh City Skyline, Construction And King Abdullah Financial District

Photographer: Waseem Obaidi/Bloomberg

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Saudi police said security forces “dealt with” a small civilian drone that was flying without authorization in an upscale neighborhood of Riyadh on Saturday.

Authorities have started an investigation into the incident, according to a brief statement carried by the official Saudi Press Agency.