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Wahabis Advance Towards Jeddah; Ali Plans Renewed Attack on Mecca

The Wahabi forces are advancing towards Jeddah from the south and north, according to despatches received here today. They have already occupied Kunfidu and Rabbah. A third Wahabi army is expected to advance towards Jeddah from Mecca.

King Ali is preparing for a new offensive on Mecca. “I am ready to continue the war”, King Ali is reported to have said.