2004 News Story

Bomber in Riyadh traffic building blast identified as wanted terrorist

The Ministry of Interior has revealed the identity of the suicide bomber in the recent Riyadh explosion as Abdulaziz bin Ali bin Abdulaziz Al-Midaihish, a Saudi national wanted for terrorist activities. Two weeks ago, he detonated a vehicle containing about 2,500 pounds of explosives, killing himself and five others. It was also announced that the remains of a seventh body have not yet been identified.