Saudi Arabia says it dismantles Islamic State cell in Riyadh

By REUTERS
October 5, 2017 22:17
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RIYADH - Saudi Arabia has dismantled an Islamic State cell in the capital Riyadh, Saudi-owned al-Arabiya television said on Thursday, citing a statement from the newly-created Presidency of State Security.

Saudi state television said security forces had killed two members of the cell, arrested five others and raided three locations, without providing details.


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