2003 News Story

Saudi Arabia to take part in organized crime conference in Italy

Saudi Arabia will participate in the international conference on organized crime, due to be held in Italy on September 15-19, 2003, by the International Institute for Higher Studies in Criminal Sciences and the Center of Organized Crime in cooperation with the UN's Office for Combating Drugs and Crime, the councils of the Arab justice and interior ministers and the Arab League. The Kingdom's delegation to the conference will be led by Minister of Justice Dr Abdullah bin Mohammed bin Ibrahim Al-Shaikh. It is to be noted that the Kingdom signed the UN agreement on combating organized crime in December 2002.