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Saudi police arrest militants planning attacks in kingdom

Police have detained a group of Saudi militants, who had readied a huge cache of arms to launch attacks in the kingdom, the interior ministry revealed. “The security services seized a large stash of weapons, explosives and munitions in Riyadh Tuesday which were intended to carry out acts of terrorism,” said a ministry statement carried by the official SPA news agency. It said the haul included 55 hand grenades, 377 kilogrammes (829 pounds) of explosive, and 2,545 bullets of different calibres. The ministry announced the detention of “19 terrorists, 17 of them Saudis,” adding that further arrests had also been made but would only be announced later. Full Story

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