Saudi Arabia arrests 93, stopping terror plot against US Embassy there

Authorities in the Middle Eastern kingdom say the group, taken into custody in the last several weeks, has ties to the Islamic State group.

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Saudi Arabia said Tuesday it has arrested a total of 93 people with ties to the Islamic State group in recent months, foiling their plans to carry out multiple terrorist attacks, including a strike on the US Embassy in the kingdom's capital.