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Clinton: Saudi executions will enflame region

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Hillary Clinton is denouncing the mass execution of 47 men by Saudi Arabia on Saturday.

The former secretary of state says the killings, which included the execution of a prominent Shiite Muslim cleric, "will inflame the region even more."

The majority of Muslims in Saudi Arabia are Sunni.

The Democratic presidential front-runner says the U.S. must raise some "serious questions" with the Saudi monarchy.

Clinton joins other international officials, including the White House, in criticizing the kingdom.

(Information provided by the Associated Press...)


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