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The Saudi Arabia Football Federation announced the Argentine coach's exit after only five friendlies in charge. The team lost to Portugal and Bulgaria this month.
Lebanon's politicians, including some of his staunch adversaries, were uncharacteristically united in calling for his return.
Dozens of people were plucked from vehicles engulfed by floodwaters, Saudi civil defence authorities said, with heavy rainfall expected to last at least until Wednesday.
Lebanon's foreign minister will not attend the Arab League meeting called by Saudi Arabia to discuss 'violations' committed by Iran.
The government has accepted a high-level committee's recommendation of increasing by over three per cent the quota of private tour operators sending Haj pilgrims to Saudi Arabia.
Emmanuel Macron welcomed Saad Hariri for talks Saturday, an AFP reporter said, hours after the Lebanese premier arrived from Saudi Arabia in the midst of a political crisis.
The kingdom has summoned its ambassador to Germany for consultations following statements made by Germany's foreign minister in support of Lebanon.
France under President Emmanuel Macron has played a leading role in trying to avert a fresh crisis in Lebanon following the surprise resignation of its prime minister Saad Hariri.
Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri, who has not returned to Beirut since his surprise resignation two weeks ago, will be home for Independence Day on Wednesday, the president's office said.
Hariri is in Paris at the invitation of France's President Emmanuel Macron, who is attempting to help broker a solution to a political crisis.
The crackdown that targeted 11 princes, 38 officials and military officers is being observed by Lebanon-based businessmen who lost enterprises through dealings with members of Saudi's royal family.
The French President's invitation to Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri is part of his strategy to reassert French influence in the Middle East, while the US under Trump is seen as unpredictable.
Saad Hariri, In his resignation speech from Riyadh, cited fears for his life as one reason for stepping down, in addition to blaming what he called meddling in Lebanon by Iran and Hezbollah.
Hariri has been in the Saudi capital since announcing there on November 4 that he was stepping down.
Hariri has not returned to Lebanon since he announced his resignation while in Saudi Arabia on November 4.