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April 1, 1988
King Fahd of Saudi Arabia has asked the United States to replace its ambassador after the envoy delivered an official U.S. complaint over the Saudi purchase of Chinese missiles, informed sources said in Washington. State Department officials confirmed that Hume A. Horan, who took the post only last September, is "not going back" to Riyadh but insisted that he has not been declared persona non grata.
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February 14, 2001 | JOHN J. GOLDMAN, TIMES STAFF WRITER
A former member of Islamic militant Osama bin Laden's terrorist organization said Tuesday that the group considered bombing the U.S. Embassy in Riyadh, the capital of Saudi Arabia, in 1994. Under cross-examination by defense lawyers, Jamal Ahmed Al-Fadl testified that Egyptian extremists in the group called al-Qaeda, which means the Base, proposed blowing up the embassy, but the plan was rejected after Saudi members of the group protested.
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February 14, 2001 | JOHN J. GOLDMAN, TIMES STAFF WRITER
A former member of Islamic militant Osama bin Laden's terrorist organization said Tuesday that the group considered bombing the U.S. Embassy in Riyadh, the capital of Saudi Arabia, in 1994. Under cross-examination by defense lawyers, Jamal Ahmed Al-Fadl testified that Egyptian extremists in the group called al-Qaeda, which means the Base, proposed blowing up the embassy, but the plan was rejected after Saudi members of the group protested.
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April 1, 1988
King Fahd of Saudi Arabia has asked the United States to replace its ambassador after the envoy delivered an official U.S. complaint over the Saudi purchase of Chinese missiles, informed sources said in Washington. State Department officials confirmed that Hume A. Horan, who took the post only last September, is "not going back" to Riyadh but insisted that he has not been declared persona non grata.
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