Counterterrorism

Counterterrorism

U.S., Saudi Arabia at the Forefront in Fighting Terror

Saudi officials recently confirmed that discussions on sending ground troops to Syria to fight the terror group Daesh are underway. Following the Deputy Crown Prince’s...

Saudi Arabia Sentences Terrorist to 27 Years in Jail

Saudi Arabia’s Specialized Criminal Court sentenced a Saudi national to 27 years in jail after he was found guilty of corruption and involvement in...

U.S. and Saudi Arabia: Shared Objectives in Defeating Daesh

For the U.S. and Saudi Arabia, defeating Daesh specifically—and violent extremism in general—remains an unwavering and shared objective. Through the course of the two nation’s...

Gen. Al-Turki Calls for International Center to Counter Terrorism

Azeri News Agency recently sat with General Mansour Sultan al-Turki, the security spokesperson for Saudi Arabia’s Ministry of Internal Affairs, to discuss the Kingdom’s...

Saudi Foreign Minister Renews Pledge of Special Forces to Fight Daesh

In an interview with the German newspaper Süddeutsche Zeitung, Saudi Foreign Minister Adel bin Ahmed al-Jubeir renewed the Kingdom's commitment to send special forces...

United Nations Chief: Saudi Arabia Key in Fight Against Terror

In a visit to Saudi Arabia, UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres commended Saudi Arabia as a key in the fight against terrorism and a...