Tuesday, 23 May 2017   







You are here: Home Articles
Eight Arrested as Kingdom Busts 'IS Terror' Cell
Posted by Admin, Senior Editor in Articles
Topics: ISIS Takfiris Kharijites

  Mail To Friend    Printer Friendly Bookmark and Share


Special security forces subdue a "terrorist" during a demo that was held during a graduation ceremony in Riyadh in this May 2014 file photo. Security forces on Tuesday announced the arrest of several people trying to recruit Saudis to join the terrorist Islamic State group. (SPA)

Security forces in the town of Tamir in northern Riyadh arrested eight extremists who tried to lure youth into joining the Islamic State (IS) and the Al-Nusra Front, according to the Interior Ministry.

Ministry spokesman Maj. Gen. Mansour Al-Turki said the arrests were made on Monday in accordance with a royal decree issued in March ordering punishment for anyone joining or aiding terrorist or extremist organizations on the government?s blacklist.

Showing sympathy or providing moral or financial support to such organizations is also considered a crime, according to the decree. The arrests followed complaints from several parents that their children were being influenced to join or support such groups, he said.

"These men used to meet at rest houses and farms close to the town and were frequently visited by youth during their meetings, arousing suspicion among residents, who reported the matter to the Interior Ministry," he said.

"The men had convinced several young people to travel to conflict zones where terrorists were on the loose," he said.

Source: Arab News


Link to this article:   Show: HTML LinkFull LinkShort Link
Share or Bookmark this page: You will need to have an account with the selected service in order to post links or bookmark this page.

                 
  
Subscribe via RSS or email:
Follow us through RSS or email. Click the RSS icon to subscribe to our feed.

     

Related Articles:
Add a Comment
You must be registered and logged in to comment.







Topics
Articles
Leaflets
Publications
News
Commentary

Latest Articles
London Westminster Terrorist Attack: Mosque Leader Says London IS Terrorist 'Closer to Satanism Than Islam'
Combatting Extremist Kharijite (Renegade) Ideology During the 1990s: Warning From the Ideology of the Terrorists
Returning Jihadis: At Luxurious Rehab Center, a Saudi Cure for Extremism
Terrorism Verdict 'Tossed Out' in Manipulation and Entrapment Ruling, Canada
Terrorist Group That Planned to Bomb UAE Malls Given Life in Prison
Terrorist Ties and Cooperation Between the Iranian Shiites and Ikhwani Kharijites
French Publication Le Point Gets It Right: Fathers of Takfiri-Jihadism
Cover Letter for the Brief Guide to Islam and Anti Al-Qaeda and ISIS Book
New Book: A Brief Guide to Islam and Its Position Towards Al-Qaeda and ISIS
Islamic Condemnation of Terrorists, Hijackers and Suicide Bombers (2001)

Pages
No pages found.

Most Popular
The Kharijites: Historical Roots of the Ideology of Extremism and Terrorism
Abu Qatada - A Misguided, Bloodthirsty Takfiri
Islam is Against Terrorism And The Islamic Legal Rulings On Terrorist Acts And Those Who Commit Them
Shaikh al-Uthaimeen: How Muslims Should Behave in Non-Muslim Societies
How to Deal With People Demanding That Muslims Apologise for Charlie Hebdo
Shaykh Ubayd Al-Jabiree Refuting and Exposing the Kharijite Anwar Al-Awlaki
Abdullah Al-Faisal, Abu Qatadah and Abu Hamza: Al-Misree Three Takfiris Refuted
Jewish Talmudic Extremism: Rabbi Yisrael: All Palestinians Must Be Killed, Men, Women, Infants and Beasts
The Extremist Takfiris and Jihadis Who Influenced Michael Adebolajo in the Woolwich Killing
Fear Inc. The Roots of the Islamophobia Network in America

Archives (View more)
2017 • March
2016 • October
2016 • August
2016 • April
2016 • March
2016 • February
2016 • January
2015 • December
2015 • November
2015 • September
2015 • June
2015 • March


Copyright © 2017 . All rights reserved. RSSTagsPrivacyLegal and Terms of UseSitemap