2006 News Story

Five suspects arrested for planning attacks on the Kingdom

The Ministry of Interior confirmed that five men suspected of planning terrorist attacks in Saudi Arabia were arrested yesterday in Riyadh. Four of the men were Saudi citizens. The nationality of the fifth man has not been disclosed.

The arrests took place after raids uncovered equipment for forging documents, a laboratory for making explosives, and electronic devices that indicated links to the deviant group as well as plans for terrorist operations inside the Kingdom, the Ministry said.