Saudi man stranded in Tabouk desert for six days rescued by security

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2018.02.14. 15:08
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Author: ARAB NEWSID: 1518616957088895800Wed, 2018-02-14 19:47A young Saudi man stranded in the desert for six days has been found by security officials in Tabouk, northwestern Saudi Arabia.

The man, Hosam Al Salmi, drove his own car from Makkah on Thursday toward Tabouk. The distance, slightly more than 1,000 kilometers, should have taken him around 10 hours by car.

However, he contacted his family on Saturday to inform them that he was stranded after he took a wrong turn through the desert and got lost, according to the Saudi Okaz newspaper.Main category: Saudi ArabiaTags: Saudi ArabiaTaboukdesertstranded

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