The General Secretariat of the Council of Senior Scholars noted two security achievements: Thwarting a terrorist plan to attack two departments affiliated with the Ministry of Defense in Riyadh, and discovering and disbanding cells that had seditious intentions.
Terror attacks carried out by Muslims receive more than five times as much media coverage as those carried out by non-Muslims in the United States, according to an academic study.
Saudi Arabia reaffirmed on Friday that combating terrorism and extremism as well as promoting the values of moderation is an international responsibility that requires effective cooperation and coordination among all countries around the world…
Voices of support for Saudi Arabia as well as worldwide condemnation of the botched terrorist attack targeting worshippers in the Grand Mosque in Makkah have started pouring in as soon as the plot was exposed Friday.
Saudi security forces on Friday foiled an imminent terrorist plot targeting the Grand Mosque in Makkah, the Interior Ministry’s security spokesman Maj. Gen. Mansour Al-Turki said.
Security forces on Friday succeeded in thwarting an imminent terrorist act targeting the security of the Grand Mosque and worshippers by a group stationed in three locations, said the Interior Ministry.