2005 News Story

Suspect on most wanted list being held in Yemen

Saudi security authorities announced today that Yemeni national Zaid Hasan Mohammed Hameed, number 21 on the Kingdom's most wanted list issued June 28,2005, has been in detention in Yemen under the name Zaid Hasan Omar Al-Ju'eidi'.

On June 28, 2005, the Ministry of Interior issued a new list of 36 suspects who are most wanted by the security forces in connection with acts of terrorism. On July 1, Fayez Ibrahim Omer Ayyoub, number 29 on the most wanted list, surrendered to Saudi authorities upon his return to Saudi Arabia. On July 3, security forces killed Younis Mohammed Ibrahim Alhayari, a Moroccan national who was #1 on the most wanted list.
Of the 26 on the most-wanted list issued on December 6, 2003, 23 are known to have been killed or are under arrest.