1998 News Story

Prince Nayef comments on Al-Khobar investigation

Interior Minister Prince Nayef Ibn Abdul Aziz, in a press conference today following his inspection tour of Makkah, responded to a question whether there were any new developments in the bombing incident at Al-Khobar Towers and the extradition of Hani Al-Sayegh, by stating:  "All the facts concerning this crime are in our hands, and the General Directorate of Investigation has exerted great efforts to learn all the facts and each detail about this incident.  All of this will be released in due course.  Concerning Al-Sayegh, the request still stands, and we are waiting for the United States government to extradite him to the Kingdom."