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All schools and universities in Riyadh city closed its doors today for the flood

Riyadh : Saudi Arabia | May 04, 2010 at 10:43 AM PDT
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All private and public schools and universities in Riyadh city closed its doors after The decision from The Saudi Minister of Education Prince Faisal Bin Abdullah Al-Saudi to suspend the study today . the decision returns to the bad weather which face the city and it maycontinues for next few hours.

It is mentioned that the result of the heavy rains which hit Riaydh city ,have caused stopping traffic in all streets and squares of the city and turned them to ponds and small rivers .

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