Counterterrorism

Counterterrorism

Security forces kill wanted militant in exchange of gunfire

A wanted militant and supporter of the Islamic State (ISIS) was killed in an exchange of gunfire after refusing to surrender to Saudi police...

Saudi Arabia Condemns Terror Attacks

Saudi Arabia condemned the "cowardly and criminal" terror attacks that happened on June 26 in Kuwait, Tunisia and France. Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques...

Saudi Arabia to Install Surveillance Cameras in Major Mosques

Saudi Arabia is drafting plans to install surveillance cameras in major mosques across the Kingdom. Gulf News reports that the Ministry of Islamic Affairs is...

Saudi Increasing Security for Ramadan

Saudi Arabia is increasing internal security during Ramadan. Government authorities have assured that the Kingdom is fully equipped to tackle threats posed by extremist...

US, Saudi call for 5-day cease-fire in Yemen

Saudi Arabia announced a five-day, renewable cease-fire in Yemen to allow aid to reach millions of civilians, reports the Associated Press. But the truce is dependent...