They are accused of corruption
Police In Saudi Arabia. Archived fotofoto:epa/vostock-photo
Created on the eve of Saudi Arabia’s Committee for the fight against corruption has ordered the arrest of the country’s 10 princes and four current Ministers, reported the TV station Al Arabiya. At the same time, media reports of displacement from their posts influential leaders of the National guard and Navy.
All detainees charged with corruption, false reporting and money laundering.
Antikorruptsionnye the Committee was established by decree of the king of Saudi Arabia Salman bin Abdul Aziz al Saud, the Chairman of the Committee appointed crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman.
The Committee granted the right to conduct investigations, arrests, ban on travel, freezing Bank assets and implement other actions in the fight against corruption schemes and their participants.
Observers believe the current actions of the Committee are unprecedented in the modern history of Saudi Arabia.