UK says no sign of serious instability in Saudi Arabia

LONDON - The British government has no
indication of "serious instability" in Saudi Arabia, Foreign
Secretary William Hague said on Wednesday.

Asked how confident he was about Saudi Arabia's longer term

stability, Hague told a parliamentary committee: "It is hard to
foresee ... what happens in any of the nations of the Middle

"They are all introducing various degrees of reforms or

various degrees of improvements to the lives of their own
populations as a response to what has happened," he said.
"We have no indications of serious instability at the moment
in Saudi Arabia. There have been some demonstrations," he said.