2005 News Story

Saudi Arabia deposits with UN ratification of organized crime agreement

The document of Saudi Arabia's ratification of the UN agreement on combating organized crime across borders has been deposited with the Secretary-General of the United Nations. The agreement, which became operational effective Thursday, February 17, 2005, was approved by the Council of Ministers on May 3, 2004 [14/03/1425H] and the Royal Decree enacting it was issued on May 24, 2004 [24/03/1425H].