Saudi regime forces raided several houses inside the city of Qatif on Sunday night, as protests against the execution of the prominent Shi’i cleric, Sheikh Nimr Baqer al-Nimr, proceeded.

Local sources said that several houses were raided near the small village of al-Nahash Hussayniyah in Qatif.

The houses belonged to the Mahrous and Asfour families, the sources added.

Armored vehicles also entered the hometown of Sheikh Nimr Al-Nimr (al-Awamiyyah), where they arrested three activists who took part in pro-democracy protests.

 

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