Riyadh court begins trial of those accused of undermining nation’s security


Saudi Gazette report

The Criminal Court in Riyadh started on Wednesday the trial of those who are accused of undermining the Kingdom’s security, stability and national cohesion.

Earlier this month, the Public Prosecution concluded its investigation and prepared the indictment list against the suspects who are allegedly involved in coordinated and organized work to harm the nation’s security.

The court opened the trial in the presence of their relatives.

The public prosecutor presented the charges framed against them.

The court handed over the accused copies of the indictments and has set a date for the next hearing to submit their responses against the charges, the Saudi Press Agency reported.