2005 News Story

Three Saudi POWs missing in Kuwait now confirmed dead

Three Saudi prisoners of war missing in Kuwait since the 1991 Gulf War have been confirmed dead, Assistant Foreign Undersecretary for Political Affairs Prince Dr Torki bin Muhammad bin Saud Al-Kabeer announced today. The three Saudi POWs had been presumed missing, but were confirmed dead after their remains were discovered in cemeteries in Iraq. Seventeen Saudi POWs remain missing, Prince Dr Torki said.