2005 News Story

Suspect on new most wanted list surrenders upon return to Kingdom

The Ministry of Interior reported today that Fayez Ibrahim Omer Ayyoub, one of the men on the Kingdom's new list of 36 most-wanted suspects surrendered to Saudi authorities upon his return to Saudi Arabia Friday evening.  Mr. Ayyoub's family would be allowed to meet him while his case is investigated.

On June 28, 2005, the Ministry of Interior issued a new list of 36 suspects who are most wanted by the security forces in connection with acts of terrorism.  Of the 26 on the most-wanted list issued on December 6, 2003, 23 are known to have been killed or are under arrest.