Saudi State Security: Three wanted in terror related activities killed in Qatif

The three wanted - Mohamed Hassa Ahmad al- Zayed, Moufeed Hamza Ali al-Alwan and Khalil Ibrahim Hassan al-Muslim - were killed in Qatif. (Supplied)

Saudi Arabia state security stated that three wanted in  terrorist related activities were killed in Qatif province on Wednesday, after clashes with the security forces.

The Spokesman for the kingdom’s State Security said that after a monitoring and surveillance operation, the three wanted in casese linked to terror were detected in a house located in the neighborhood of al-Qouikeb in the center of Qatif province.

The spokesman added that clashes erupted when the terrorists found that they are surrounded by the security forces, refusing to surrender and opening fire which prompted the security forces to retaliate and killing .

The three are Saudi nationals Mohamed Hassa Ahmad al- Zayed, Moufeed Hamza Ali al-Alwan and Khalil Ibrahim Hassan al-Muslim.

Also, three security members were slightly injured, while none of the residents and passers-by in the neighborhood were harmed.

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Last Update: Wednesday, 20 May 2020 KSA 09:53 - GMT 06:53
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