PHOTOS: Heavy Rains Hit Saudi Capital

Residents of Riyadh, the capital of Saudi Arabia, were first pleased with the drizzle that started on Saturday afternoon (November 16). A few hours later, it was no longer enjoyable but rather scary when the rain flooded the city.

Here are some of the tweets and photographs shared yesterday, which show flooding. Many commented how a rich country like Saudi Arabia has a poor infrastructure, which cannot handle rain.


  • […] à Bahrain du coup la solidarité s’est vite mis en place) ou à Riyad en Arabie Saoudite (photos ici) où là je n’ose imaginer l’effet que ça leur a fait […]

  • Joe Patel

    Sinful Saudi’s, it is hell to pay for raping poor people.

  • […] — Beijing hosted one of the most memorable Summer Olympics in recent history — now the Chinese capital is hoping to welcome the world’s top Winter Games stars for the first time in a joint 2022 […]

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