24 hours in Saudi: Hariri resigns from Riyadh. Arrest of high-ranking officials. Helicopter "crash" killing a prince and others. Power grab?— Liam O'Hare (@Liam_O_Hare) November 5, 2017
Local newspaper Okaz reported the helicopter went down while the officials were taking a tour of an area near the coast in Asir, which borders Yemen.
The reports did not elaborate on the cause of the crash.
Without doubt a coup is taking place in Saudi Arabia. Royal arrests and now a "helicopter crash" killing a senior prince. #SaudiArabia— George Galloway (@georgegalloway) November 5, 2017
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