Saudi Arabia’s Interior Ministry says woman and her three children have been stopped in Lebanon from entering Syria to join the Islamic State group.

The ministry said early Friday that Saudi officials received a warning from the woman’s husband about her plans and “competent authorities in the sisterly Republic of Lebanon” found them and returned them to the kingdom.

A number of Saudis have joined the extremist Islamic State group in Iraq and Syria.

The announcement marked a rare moment of cooperation between Saudi Arabia and Lebanon after months of icy relations.

In February, Saudi officials halted a $3 billion arms deal with Lebanon over the kingdom’s ongoing tensions with Iran. The Shiite power supports the Lebanese militant group Hizbullah, both of which back embattled Syrian President Bashar Assad.

 

AFP

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Juma Kinenekejo
Juma Kinenekejo
2016-08-14 09:46

Saudi is Evil state. It maps Islam in Bad impression to non belivers

Daeshbags Sux
Daeshbags Sux
2016-08-14 19:31

No need KSA state for it : any jihadist, be it shia and sunni is enough to get a bad impression on the heretic saracens…

Daniel Arispe
Daniel Arispe
2016-08-14 10:27

I hope Lebanon buys their weapons from Russia and allows these fools to go to Syria so that they can stop breeding.

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2016-08-14 10:34

Where is SUPER POWER OBAMA ? help them

FOXY LADY9
FOXY LADY9
2016-08-14 10:05

#Saudi #Lebanon Really? And u want the world to believbe that?

Rolando Sanchez
Rolando Sanchez
2016-08-14 17:08

Good !!!

BraveNewWorld
BraveNewWorld
2016-08-14 18:01

I thought relations between KSA and Lebanon were strained because a Saudi prince got caught with 2 tons of drugs in a Beirut airport. (I wonder what Allah would have thought?) When the Saudis ordered Lebanon to release him along with giving him back his drugs, Lebanon acted like it was a sovereign state and followed the law. That is when it all went sideways.

http://www.aljazeera.com/news/2015/11/lebanon-charges-saudi-prince-record-drugs-haul-151102163604201.html

Daeshbags Sux
Daeshbags Sux
2016-08-14 19:36
Reply to  BraveNewWorld

Was it the same prince that was sentenced in absentia in France after importing 2 tons of cocaïne with his private jet? He was able to flee France thanks to his diplomatic passport and private plane but now there’s an international warrant against him, he may not be accepted as a “diplomat” anymore anywhere and arrested in many countries to…

Desmond McKilligan
Desmond McKilligan
2016-08-14 10:23

no surprise here. 16 of the 19 terrorists who brought down the towers were saudi’s. i guess the saudis felt bad about that so they made a large contribution to hillary’s campaign fund.

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Rudy Verbuyst
2016-08-14 11:14

These idiots were just used to draw the attention, the organizers were US, UK and ISraeHELL !

Ricardo Ferreira
Ricardo Ferreira
2016-08-14 11:49

9/11 inside job!