Taroudant - Three people were killed on Thursday in two separate armed attacks carried out by unidentified men in the province of Hail, in northwest Saudi Arabia.

A Saudi policeman checks the ID card of a driver at a checkpoint in the mostly Shiite Qatif region of Eastern Province on November 25, 2011. Four people have been killed and nine others wounded in an exchange of gunfire between security forces and what the Saudi interior ministry called criminals serving a foreign power in the country's oil-producing Eastern Province. AFP PHOTO/FAYEZ NURELDINE (Photo credit should read FAYEZ NURELDINE/AFP/Getty Images)
Larbi is a freelance writer and assistant editor at Morocco World News.