NSLC Continues to Support AdoptAStream

first_imgThe Nova Scotia Liquor Corporation (NSLC) will present the Nova Scotia Salmon Association with $100,000 at the Atlantic Salmon Federation Annual Dinner at the Westin Nova Scotia tonight, March 31. It is the second installment of a five-year commitment to contribute at least $500,000 to the NSLC Adopt-A-Stream program to help protect and restore local watersheds and improve water quality. A detailed news release can be found by following the News Releases link on the NSLC website at www.myNSLC.com . -30-last_img

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Saudi Arabia At Least 13 Killed in Suicide Attack at Mosque

Rabat – A suicide bomber detonated an explosive vest on Thursday in a mosque inside a local security force headquarters in Abha, the capital of Saudi Arabia’s southwestern province of Asseer, leaving at least 13 dead.Saudi state channel Al-Ikhbaria quoted an interior ministry official saying that the initial findings suggest that the suicide bomber carried out the attack during noon prayers.In a statement, Interior Ministry spokesman Major General Mansour al-Turki said ten members of the emergency services and three mosque workers were killed in the suicide attack. According to the same source, of the nine who were wounded, three are in critical condition.To date, no terrorist group has claimed responsibility for the deadly attack.Saudi Arabia’s security forces have been the target of similar attacks blamed on the Islamic State group in the recent months.The most recent attack dates back to mid-July when a car bomb exploded at a security checkpoint near a prison in Riyadh, the capital of Saudi Arabia, leaving one person killed and two policemen wounded.On July 3, a Saudi policeman was gunned down in the southern city of Taif. The attack was blamed on the Islamic State group, as police found ISIS flags in the crime scene.Saudi Arabian authorities have arrested dozens of people on suspicions of belonging to ISIS. Saudi Arabia is also taking part in the American-led coalition against ISIS in the region.Edited by Katherine Hall© Morocco World News. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, rewritten or redistributed without permission read more

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