In Saudi Arabia on charges of corruption arrested 11 princes

DUBAI, November 5 — RIA Novosti. Created on Saturday, headed by the crown Prince of Saudi Arabia, the Committee for the fight against corruption has ordered to delay 11 the princes of the ruling family and four Ministers from the current government of the Kingdom, told Saudi TV channel “al Arabiya”.

Saudi news portal “Ajil” said in turn one of the members of the ruling family arrested accused of signing illegal deals to sell weapons, another Prince for the conclusion of non-existent transactions, and another Prince accused of involvement in money laundering.

On Saturday Saudi Arabia’s king Salman bin Abdulaziz al Saud issued a decree establishing the Higher Committee for the fight against corruption, headed by the crown Prince of the Kingdom Mohammed bin Salman.