2007 News Story

Investigation into killing of French expatriates remains ongoing

The investigation into the murder of four French expatriates in western Saudi Arabia remains ongoing, Deputy Interior Minister Prince Ahmed bin Abdulaziz said last night at a ceremony at Riyadh's Model Institute of the Capital.  Commenting on the crash of a Civil Defense aircraft in Saudi Arabia Monday, Prince Ahmed said that the crash was a tragic accident due to bad weather, not a terrorist act. Eight members of the Civil Defense died in the crash.