Saudi police officer shoots dead two IS terrorists in Riyadh

Sunday 08 January 2017 2 months ago 68   Riyadh   Print

Two Saudi jihadist suspects killed in Riyadh police raid.

Report  Web desk : Saudi security forces on Saturday shot and killed two suspected jihadists including an explosive belt maker during a police operation in the north of the capital, the interior ministry said. Al-Sayari was said to have designed the explosive belts and other devices that were used in the attack on the Prophet’s Mosque in July 2016 as well as the attack on a mosque used by Saudi special forces in the southern Saudi city of Abha a month later. Saudi security forces killed another wanted extremist named Talal Samran al-Saadi during the security operation in the Yasmeen district on Saturday, north of the capital Riyadh. The security services had received information on the presence of the wanted men, carrying weapons and explosive belts in a house north of Riyadh. The two dead fugitives were using the house in Riyadh to build explosive devices and suicide belts.