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The Political Scene

A lawsuit filed by the victims of 11 September against Saudiinstitutions and individuals has added to the current uncertainty in US-Saudirelations. A senior Turkish official has forcefully restated Turkeys interests in northern Iraq.

LawsuitExacerbates Saudi-US Tensions

The lawsuit filed bythe 11 September victims in Washington against, inter alia, Sudan, seven Saudi andIslamic banks and three members of the Saudi royal family (Princes Sultan ibn...