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Saudi king orders delay to illegal worker crackdown
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Saturday, 06 April 2013
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RIYADH- Saudi Arabia's King Abdullah on Saturday ordered a three-month delay to a crackdown on migrant workers which has led to thousands of deportations, to give foreigners in the kingdom a chance to sort out their papers. The world's top oil exporter has more than nine million expatriates whose....


Posted originally: 2013-04-07 00:16:00

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