Photo: Mark of respect

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30 January 2015

PA

Mark of respect: the flag at Westminster Abbey flies at half-mast as a mark of respect for King Abdullah of Saudi Arabia, who died last Friday. Senior British politicians paid tribute to King Abdullah as a ruler who was seen as a crucial ally in the Middle East, but who was criticised for his country's record on human rights

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