Saudi authorities cooperate in arrest of terrorist cell in UAE

December 27, 2012

After coordinating with Saudi security bodies, UAE authorities have detained members of a terrorist cell composed of Emirati and Saudi citizens. The Emirati News Agency (WMA) reported yesterday that the men were plotting acts that would damage the national security of the UAE, the Kingdom, and other countries. Authorities have accused the suspects of importing materials, equipment and devices to be used in terrorist attacks. Security forces continue to investigate the incident, while the detainees prepare to go before judicial officials.