RIYADH: A car that exploded in eastern Saudi Arabia killing its two occupants was carrying munitions, the interior ministry said on Friday. The Thursday evening blast was the latest incident in Qatif, which has seen criminal violence as well as protests. Police spotted a stolen sports utility vehicle used "to carry out terrorist and criminal crimes" and then took "necessary action", a ministry statement said. "As a result, it caught fire and exploded," killing its two occupants. "An investigation is underway to…
SARGODHA: The law enforcement agencies foiled a terrorism plot in Sargodha, captured a large quantity of weapons and ammunition and arrested two suspects, ARY News reported on Monday.
DUBAI: Saudi Arabia overtook India to become the world's biggest weapons importer in 2014, a year when global defense trade rose for the sixth straight year to a record $64.4 billion, research company IHS said on Sunday.