INTERPOL Chief discusses security with Saudi Interior Minister

22 March 2018

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia – Combating transnational crime across the Middle East and beyond was the focus of a meeting between INTERPOL’s Secretary General and the Saudi Arabia Minister of the Interior in Riyadh.
Terrorism was also high on the agenda during discussions between Mr Stock and HRH Prince Abdulaziz bin Saud bin Naif bin Abdulaziz, with Saudi Arabia a contributor towards the some 40,000 foreign terrorist profiles in INTERPOL’s databases.
Saudi Arabia also participated in a recent INTERPOL counter-terrorism intelligence sharing meeting, involving specialists from the Middle East, North Africa and Southeast Asia.
The meeting also followed the Saudi Minister’s visit to the INTERPOL Global Complex for Innovation in Singapore, where he was briefed on the Organization’s activities in addressing current and emerging cyber threats.

INTERPOL Secretary General Jürgen Stock discusses terrorism and organized crime with the Saudi Minister of the Interior HRH Prince Abdulaziz bin Saud bin Naif bin Abdulaziz in Riyadh.

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